Who Doesn’t Love Bacon?

2019-01-29T19:06:24+00:00January 9th, 2019|Categories: Blog, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |

Who Doesn't Love Bacon? It can be difficult to find issues that Democrats and Republicans can come to the table and agree on, but according to recent surveys, Davis-Bacon and prevailing wage laws make for great dinner conversation. Most voters, roughly 77%, support prevailing wages on public infrastructure projects while just 23% would [...]

Million Dollar Settlement for Prevailing Wage Violations

2018-07-10T17:27:42+00:00July 10th, 2018|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Press Release: California Department of Industrial Relations                                                                                                [...]

Let’s Stop Tax Fraud

2018-06-28T22:20:47+00:00June 28th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

Let's Stop Tax Fraud Recently, a growing number of construction contractors have been caught engaging in tax fraud and worker misclassification. What was once thought to be a case of a few bad apples, has been revealed as an entire underground network of fraudulent contractors and seedy labor brokers, feeding off [...]

Carpenters Applaud Hickenlooper’s Executive Order

2018-07-13T14:28:10+00:00June 6th, 2018|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: , , , , , , |

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                              Contact: Alexis Olbrei, 213.238.2355, aolbrei@swcarpenters.org June 6, 2018 CARPENTERS APPLAUD HICKENLOOPER’S EXECUTIVE ORDER [...]

Carpenters Call for Resignation of Industrial Commission of Arizona Chairman

2018-04-18T18:44:00+00:00September 22nd, 2017|Categories: Council Events|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Carpenters Call for Resignation of Industrial Commission of Arizona Chairman Phoenix - Over 160 members of Carpenters from Local #1912 filled the auditorium at Thursday's Industrial Commission of Arizona (ICA) meeting. The Carpenters were there to call for the resignation of ICA's Chairman, Dale Schultz. The Carpenters also called for the firing of the Director of [...]