Apprenticeship programs actively recruiting to meet construction demand

David Rutledge, Assistant Business Manager for the Southeast Laborers District Council, joined the America’s Work Force Union Podcast to discuss how the construction market is heating up and what apprenticeship programs are doing to attract talent to meet the increased demand.

He also talked about the negotiation process for workers at Vanderbilt University and how the Laborers International Union of North America (LiUNA) is fighting for an increased living wage for its members. Continue reading

Vanderbilt University employees fighting for raises and union representation

Laborers International Union of North America Local 386 Assistant Business Manager David Rutlege appeared on America’s Work Force Union Podcast to discuss a contract dispute happening at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. Continue reading