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Labor makes other plans while presidential race sorts itself out

WASHINGTON (PAI) - Clinton? Obama? Or (highly unlikely) McCain? ..

Old dogs need new tricks when it comes to dealing with apprentices

By Mark Breslin ..

Trades help Spartan football with their game planning

EAST LANSING - "It's not the will to win, but the will to prepare to win that makes the difference." - Alabama football coach Paul "Bear" Bryant. ..

IBEW organizing blitz sparks union interest in Florida

In the 22 years he has been a union organizer for the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Muskegon native Jim Rudicil has preached "using all the tools in your toolbox" as a way to communicate with, and organize nonunion workers and employers. ..

O*Net website shows why right-to-work is wrong for Michigan

One of the tools currently getting some use in Jim Rudicil's toolbox is information gleaned from the O*Net website at www.onetcenter.org. ..

Michigan State OKs PLAs, responsible contractor language

EAST LANSING - The Michigan State University Board of Trustees on Feb. 22 put into place a framework for the use of project labor agreements (PLA) for major campus construction projects. ..

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