National Building Trades Legislative Conference

Last week Delegates from District Council 3 and the IUPAT met with delegates from all over the country to learn more about the legislative opportunities before us in Washington and beyond.



Speakers included: 

  • Chris Crane, President and Chief Executive Officer of Exelon;
  • The Honorable Gina Raimondo, Governor of Rhode Island;
  • The Honorable Donald Norcross (D-NJ), US House of Representatives.
  •  The Honorable Andrew M. Cuomo; Governor of New York
  • Jack Gerard; CEO of the American Petroleum Institute
  • The Honorable Rodney Davis; US House of Representatives
  • The Honorable Bill Shuster; US House of Representatives
  • The Honorable Steve Daines; US Senate
  • The Honorable Julian Castro; Secretary – US Department of Housing & Urban Development
  • The Honorable Hillary Clinton

 Special Guests of the Missouri Building Trades


  • The Honorable Claire McCaskill, (D-MO), US Senate
  • The Honorable Emanuel Cleaver II, (D-MO), US House of Representatives

Special Guests of the IUPAT

  • pocan.jpgThe Honorable Mark Pocan (D-WI), US House of Representatives
  • The Honorable Jack Reed, (D-RI), US Senate


 Topics included Energy Policy, Legislative Reforms, and Presidential Politics. The Building Trades Endorsed Hilary Clinton for President.


Read President McGarvey's Remarks.

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