The Building Tradesman Newspaper

'Toot your horn' - consultant urges unions, contractors to improve marketing efforts

PLAINWELL - The unionized construction industry would do well to develop a far-sighted "battle plan" for its future survival rather than relying on what has - or hasn't - worked in the past. ..

Trades bring their case to Miller-Canfield

KALAMAZOO - The first public office building since the Reagan Administration is going up downtown, in the form of the 151,000 square-foot structure that will house law offices for Miller, Canfield, Paddock and Stone. ..

The health care crisis '47 million of us cannot afford to get sick'

By John Sweeney
AFL-CIO President

News Briefs


Bush vetoes health care expansion for children

President Bush on Oct. 3 vetoed the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) renewal bill. ..

DTE-Monroe partners latest to sign on for safety

MONROE - Construction workers performing the ongoing environmental upgrades at Detroit Edison's Monroe Power Plant are the latest beneficiaries of an enhanced jobsite safety program. ..