MTD Mourns the death of IBB staffer Abe Breehey

Abe Breehey, director of legislation for the International Brotherhood of Boilermakers, died April 14. He had been hospitalized a week earlier after collapsing at his home in Northern Virginia. He underwent emergency brain surgery last week to remove a malignant...

Small Biz Owners Seek Obama’s Help to Keep Avondale Open

by Mike Hall, May 17, 2011 In letters to President Obama, more than 500 small business owners serving the Avondale (La.) Shipyard community compared Northrop Grumman’s plans to shut down the Avondale  shipyard to “pirates in earlier era who scuttled ships to keep...