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The Brotherhood’s brand of participatory politics doesn’t get shelved with the yard signs after Election Day. Members are encouraged to attend government meetings and public hearings where issues affecting them are discussed and to reach out directly to the officials they helped elect.
We work on the things that matter to all of our members and the contractors who employ them, such as:
UBC political action means supporting people and policies that support carpenter’s values. Read more about these issues below.
Right-to-work is the misleading legislation that gave the upper hand to corporations when negotiating labor contracts, effectively lowering the earning potential of skilled carpenters and union members.
Constructing and maintaining critical infrastructure is key to economic stability and public safety. Skilled UBC members are at the center of America’s biggest jobs—and our members know that civic and legislative action is what secures important projects for our communities.