Labor Unions Celebrating Labor Day TUCSON, AZ. - Southwest Carpenters and other labor unions celebrated Labor Day at the 23rd annual Labor Day Picnic at Reid Park. Click the photo for the full story.
Labor Day On Labor Day we take time to remember that we are more powerful together. Though our special day has passed, the strength of unity exists in our community all year. Together we are building strong and leading the way. Thank you to everyone across the Southwest who came out and celebrated with [...]
Why We Celebrate on Labor Day It was 1882, just one year from organizing the United Brotherhood of Carpenters, when Peter J. McGuire first introduced the idea of celebrating Labor Day to the New York Central Labor Union. In McGuire's ideal mind, on Labor Day the average worker would arise to [...]
Labor Day: This is Our Holiday This weekend we celebrate you, sisters and brothers. We celebrate all you do, every day, to build our roads, our schools, our offices, our homes and the sacrifice you make to do so. You deserve a day off. But let’s not forget why we celebrate Labor Day and why [...]