The Building Tradesman Newspaper

Consumers Energy new HQ: two buildings for the price of one

JACKSON - By springtime of 2003, some 1,500 Consumers Energy employees will be working in a new headquarters building that's being constructed downtown - and as part of the construction process, the Old Main Post Office will get new life, too. ..

Bush's appeal of PLA decision bolsters friendship with ABC

Early in his administration, President George W. Bush issued an Executive Order prohibiting union labor agreements on federally funded construction projects. ..

Unemployed still unassisted - state and feds are slow to help

By David E. Bonior
U.S. Representative D-Michigan

Straight-party voting killed by state GOP

LANSING - Michigan has a tradition of long ballots. ..

Decision on Carpenters' link with AFL-CIO due in mid-January

LAS VEGAS (PAI)--A final decision on whether the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners will return to the AFL-CIO will come by mid-January, union officials attending the AFL-CIO convention in Las Vegas said. ..

A safer site for workers the goal of U-M program

Editor's note - This article was prepared by the University of Michigan Trauma Burn Center ..

Lions score with new practice facility

If the play of the Detroit Lions doesn't improve next year, it won't be because of their beautiful new practice facility, which is set to open in March. ..

News Briefs

Fast Track passed in House  ..