Keep Avondale Open

Reprinted from www.gambit.com NEW STUDY OUTLINES EVEN MORE REASONS   A Tulane University report outlines more reasons to keep open the Avondale Shipyard, which is scheduled to close in 2013. Save Avondale, Save New Orleans, Save America, is the latest report from the...

Good Jobs Make for Stronger Communities

A Statement from Metal Trades Department President Ron Ault regarding the release of Prof. Aaron Schneider’s White Paper: “Save Avondale, Save New Orleans, Save America” For Immediate Release—Jan 12, 2012 Contact: Ron Ault (202) 508-3705 Washington, D.C—Ron Ault,...

Condolences

The Metal Trades Department, AFL-CIO is sad to report the passing of Bremerton Naval Shipyard representative Patrick Abbott. Pat was a pipe fitter who started his career at Bremerton in 1982 and a vice president of the Bremerton Metal Trades Council. “Pat reflected...
MTD Welcomes New General Representative

MTD Welcomes New General Representative

Metal Trades Department President Ron Ault welcomes newly-appointed Metal Trades Representative John Barry to his first day on the job January 3rd as the Metal Trades Representative, replacing Jim Seidl, who retired effective December 31st. Barry comes to the...