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Election 2008 Boilermakers' endorsements, Obama-McCain candidate comparison, Local 614 members build submarine in record time, NASSCO workers ratify agreement, Labor's opponents attack Employee Free Choice Act, L-146's Pinault wins Canadian apprentice contest, 2008 Boilermaker scholarship content winners, and much, much more...

Mark your calendars for summer training

Annual collective bargaining institutes to be held weeks of July 26 and August 2

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Boilermakers cosponsor event at UN conference

Boilermakers DLA Abe Breehey addresses a session titled “Manufacturing Climate Solutions” at the UN Conference on Climate Change in Poznan, Poland, on Dec. 10, 2008.

BOILERMAKERS WERE represented for a second year in a row at the United Nations Conference on Climate Change last December.

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Economist argues for larger stimulus package

Moderates in the Senate who have negotiated a slimmer version of Pres.

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Senate confirms Solis as labor secretary

Labor Secretary Hilda Solis

Obama pick vows to revamp employer-leaning DOL

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New study shows advanced coal technology will create jobs

A STUDY CONDUCTED by BBC Research and Consulting concludes that developing carbon capture and storage (CCS) technology and installing it in electric-power generation facilities will create millions

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Medal of Honor remains elusive for L-13’s Gresko

Gresko’s boot camp graduation photo, 1969.

Supporters hope four decades of denial will be reversed

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LEAP announces 2009 legislative issues

Delegates will discuss priorities on Capitol Hill

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Kudos

ConocoPhillips says Local 92 members “walk the talk”

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New contract summaries

A brief listing of recent agreements signed and ratified by Boilermaker local lodges

National Cement Lodge

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Locals award service pins

Local 1 — Chicago

John Skermont, BM-ST of Local 1, Chicago, reports presentation of membership pins to the following:

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