Trades Council


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Trades Council

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (in Britain) an association of the different trade unions in one town or area
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But no; O'Brien won't stand for a strike, and he has the Building Trades Council under his thumb.
One big butcher, who was president of the Packing Trades Council, had been passed over five times, and the men were wild with rage; they had appointed a committee of three to go in and see the superintendent, and the committee had made three attempts, and each time the police had clubbed them back from the door.
He campaigned hard for workers' rights throughout his 34-year assocation with in the Trades Council.
The district attorney's Consumer Protection Division launched an inquiry into the LAUSD's contracting practices almost a year ago, after receiving complaints from the Southern California Painters and Allied Trades Council 36.
Nonetheless, in late 2004, the Building Trades Council, a trade group representing union interests in conventional construction, raised the question whether school districts may continue to use piggyback contracts under 20118 for larger modular buildings and complete modular schools.
July 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Frank Sirianni, the President of the Pennsylvania State Building and Construction Trades Council (BCTC) today called on PA Attorney General and Republican nominee for Governor Tom Corbett to rethink his recent comments about unemployed workers in the Commonwealth.
Pataki, NY State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, Building and Construction Trades Council of Greater New York President Edward J.
Inspectors from the painting trades council have turned over their information to the District Attorney's Office, including evidence they say shows the LAUSD used B contracts to skirt the prevailing wage laws.
The five bargaining units include, the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers District 9, the Western Employees' Trades Council, the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 649, the United Association of Journeymen & Apprentices of the Plumbing and Pipefitting Industry, Local 553, and the International Chemical Workers Local No.
June 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The leadership of the Pennsylvania State Building and Construction Trades Council (BCTC) has been elected to another term representing over 100,000 unionized construction workers working together with more than 3,500 signatory contractors in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
The board authorized Los Angeles Unified School District officials to enter into talks with the Los Angeles County Building and Trades Council and Southern California-Nevada Regional Council of Carpenters.
PITTSBURGH -- Alcoa (NYSE:AA) announced today that it has reached a tentative agreement with the United Steelworkers of America (USWA) and the Aluminum Trades Council of Wenatchee, Washington, an affiliate of the USWA that will save the jobs of approximately 400 workers at its idled aluminum smelter in Wenatchee.