Posts Tagged ‘ironworker’

Stop Trying to Destroy The Unions

Friday, October 29, 2010 10:19 No Comments

I’m sick of hearing how unions are hurting this country because here in Michigan the unions are what made middle class families. I’m not defending the “Big Wigs” in any union, in my eyes they are just as bad as the corporate CEOs BUT it’s the union workers that are taking the brunt of the […]

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Ironworkers a Breed of Their Own

Wednesday, June 10, 2009 6:31 7 Comments

This post is dedicated to my husband, a union Ironworker. He recently had to leave home to work, like so many other Ironworkers around the nation. They always go where the work is. Ironworking is a tough trade and when I say they are a breed of their own that’s no lie. They get up […]

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Stop Whining and Take Pride In Your Job!

Thursday, March 27, 2008 7:19 6 Comments

There is an issue being raised in the union construction community as to the way that Apprentices are treated on the job. The issue at hand deals with the “hazing” or tradition of an Apprentice being razzed until he reaches Journeyman status. My husband thinks this is a touchy subject and that I will receive […]

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