The Building Tradesman Newspaper

Nationwide IBEW training program seeks new home, finds it at U-M

ANN ARBOR - Washtenaw County is proving to be a nationwide magnet for building trades training. ..

'Hire Michigan First' clears some hurdles, but many remain

LANSING - A series of bills that make up the "Hire Michigan First" initiative cleared the state House Labor and Commerce Committee last month, but the future of the package isn't clear. ..

Union apprentices are an investment worth protecting

By Mark Breslin
(Eleventh in a series)

U-M envisions growth for expanded eye center

ANN ARBOR - When the $121 million expansion of the Kellogg Eye Center is complete, it will be "the largest and most comprehensive eye center in the Midwest," according to the University of Michigan. ..

McCain's voting record shows worker issues not his priority


Iron Workers show off new training center

WIXOM - The new and improved Iron Workers Local 25 Training Center is open for business. ..

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