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Carpenter Helps Build Bridge for Youth

Carpenter Helps Build Bridge for Youth The Los Angeles Youth Opportunity Movement Watts (LAYOM Watts) works to connect Los Angeles youth and employers. The organization serves as a launch pad [...]

Prescription Drug Alert for Anthem PPO Plan Members

Prescription Drug Alert for Anthem PPO Plan Members Check out this important announcement from the Trust for Prescription Drug Alert Anthem PPO Plan Members. Questions? Contact the Trust: Log in at MemberXG Phone: [...]

Attention District 5 Los Angeles Carpenters

LAUSD District 5 Special Election 2019 If you thought we were finished with important elections until 2020—you were wrong! There’s a vacancy on the Los Angeles Unified School District Board (LAUSD). At [...]

Carpenters Fighting Cash Coyotes

Carpenters Fighting Cash Coyotes When Patrick Bieker joined the Southwest Carpenters, he spent most of his early career building schools all over southern California. “I’ve been on projects from Palmdale to downtown LA. [...]