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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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