:: rawblogXport ::

union news / workers rights / construction / safety / irony...
today's home page

google news

recent posts:
  • Alberta company fined for B.C. rail bridge deaths
  • Racial sparks fly in trade union debate
  • Councillors need to nail down voting process
  • Surviving construction worker suing over high-rise...
  • Union Officers Refuse to Recognize Labor Notes Con...
  • Troubled Young Men Learn Boat Building And Foundat...
  • It's time for national health insurance
  • Stricter rules urged over employment of foreign oi...
  • Don't get hurt by using uninsured workers
  • Labor War in Chelsea by Tom Robbins

  • BlogRolling:

    blogs that link here

    eXTReMe Tracker
    Powered by Blogger

    Powered by BlogRolling

    Listed on BlogsCanada

    member union label

    Get Firefox!

    email d@ve2300
    this weblog is the work of dave livingston, a union carpenter in nelson bc canada

    the web

    references to rawblogXport:
    Confined Space
    "Hat tip to rawblogXport for this."
    Jordan Barab, Confined Space
    "a great labor news digest..."
    Labor Blog
    "rawblogXport was there, providing consistently good labor news..."
    Political Site of the Day
    Confined Space
    "Senators Push Legislation to Toughen OSHA Penalties"
    Workers Comp Insider
    Human Fall Traps
    Workers Comp Insider
    "May is labor history month"
    Workers Comp Insider
    "A tip of the hat..."
    "Union Democracy in Carpenters"

    FAIR USE NOTICE: This site contains copyrighted material the use of which has not always been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. We are making such material available in our efforts to advance understanding of labor and economic issues, etc. We believe this constitutes a "fair use" of any such copyrighted material as provided for in section 107 of the US Copyright Law. In accordance with Title 17 Chapter 1 Sec.107, the material on this site is distributed without profit to those who have expressed a prior interest in receiving the included information for research and educational purposes.

    "The fight is never about grapes or lettuce. It is always about people."
    Cesar Chavez

    :: Sunday, May 14, 2006 ::

    McCormick is former Maine state treasurer and now is director of the Maine State Housing Authority.

    Before her political and governmental career, McCormick operated her own home building and design firm and wrote two books related to home construction. In 1975, she was the first woman to complete the carpenters' union apprenticeship program.

    In 1989, McCormick formed Women Unlimited, a group that trains women in trade and technical occupations.
  • posted 7:38 AM :: reference link :: 0 comments ::
  • -------------------------------------------

    Comments: Post a Comment

    unions: the folks that brought you the weekend Powered by Blogger