Legislative Updates

February 6, 2019

Infrastructure: Let’s Get it Done

“Both parties should be able to unite for a great rebuilding of America's crumbling infrastructure.” The OPCMIA couldn’t agree more. A great nation requires a great infrastructure Let’s get the job done!

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February 6, 2019

OPCMIA Job Corps Website is Live!

The Board of Trustees of the National Plastering Industry's Joint Apprenticeship Trust Fund (NPIJATF) is proud to announce the launch of the new OPCMIA Job Corps website.

President's Message

October 29, 2018

Moral Leadership Lacking

Hateful speech leads to hateful actions. If there is any lesson to be drawn from the two most recent terrorist attacks in the United States — the pipe bombs mailed to 12 prominent critics of President Trump, and the mass murder of 11 people at a synagogue in Pittsburgh — this is it.

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OPCMIA Convention 2019

OPCMIA’s 52nd International Convention

August 11-16, 2019 • Las Vegas, Nevada

We invite you to join us as we meet to plan and strategize to make our union stronger than ever, and the lives of our members better than ever.

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Anti-Harassment Train-the-Trainer
February 19, 2019
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The best way to cut the deficit, shrink social safety net spending, increase federal revenues and expand the middle class is to promote unionization and collective bargaining. #1u https://t.co/Df3vUaHCen

“States can counter Trump’s war on workers ... [by] rebuilding their state labor departments and transforming them into dynamic advocates for workers ... and by setting high job quality standards like high minimum or prevailing wages.” https://t.co/rOpNuxdLPt

Steven Greenhouse, former labor reporter for the New York Times: https://t.co/nca5FnaBd8

“The Trump...tax cut package appeared to have no major impact on businesses’ capital investment or hiring plans, according to a survey released a year after the [bill became law].” That $1.5 trillion should have been invested in #infrastructure.

“I never see women on nonunion sites. Our union sisters are something unions take pride in. They work hard and learn their respective trades. ...Put your lousy-opportunity-for-women open-shop model against that of union construction and you'll lose.” #1u https://t.co/XzqVLhG9RF

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