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Volume 48, Number 4
Oct 2009 to Dec 2009

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Boilermakers share in $12 million Fluor Daniel settlement, Local 45's Brown wins national apprentice competition, MOST Tripartite Conference challenges, IBB hosts USA shoot, L-1814 sends off New York, and much, much more...

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Passing comprehensive energy bill ensures future for Boilermakers

Newton B. Jones, Intl. President

Lack of legislation is already costing us jobs

GLOBAL WARMING HAS changed the way the entire world does business. The magnitude of that change became apparent in 2007, when the Supreme Court ruled that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) must regulate greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions as pollutants.

That ruling left Congress with two alternatives: establish new legislation to regulate greenhouse gases, or allow the EPA to create their own rules, with no congressional guidelines and no protection for workers in the affected industries.

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  • Newton B. Jones, Intl. President

    Near-term goal of 100% renewable electricity is unrealistic, misguided

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  • Boilermaker’s energy for life fuels enthusiasm for his craft

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  • Local 374’s Billy Shick captures the top spot at the 2019 National Apprenticeship Competition and in the team competition.

    Top graduate credits goals, support network and hard work

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  • Boilermakers organize New Jersey slag plant

    Boilermakers organize New Jersey slag plant

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  • United Mine Workers of America

    IBB stands with UMWA against Grassley-Alexander multi-employer pension plan proposal

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