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Tribute To Jan Thompson August 5, 2015
Mark Kirk, R-IL
"Over 900 American civilian and military POWs were slave laborers in four mines owned by Mitsubishi Mining Company Ltd. during World War II. Ms. Thompson, whose organization represents surviving POWs, their families, descendants, and researchers working on POW history, accepted on their behalf an apology offered by Mitsubishi Mining’s successor company, Mitsubishi Materials."
In Honor Of John F. Hegarty, National President Of The Postal Mail Handlers Union July 28, 2015
Richard Neal, D-MA
"For the ten years prior to becoming National President, John served as Administrative Vice President for the General Mail Facility/Bulk Mail Center in Springfield, Massachusetts. He then became President of Local 301 in New England, one of the largest local unions affiliated with the NPMHU, covering six states. In addition, beginning in 1996, he also served on the NPMHU National Executive Board of the NPHMU’s parent union, the Laborers‘ International Union of North America (LIUNA)."
Hire More Heroes Act Of 2015 July 24, 2015
Barbara Boxer, D-CA
"I would ask the American people—make your decision. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the International Union of Operating Engineers, the Laborers‘ International Union of North America, the AAA, the U.S. Conference of Mayors, the United Brotherhood of Carpenters, the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials, Mothers Against Drunk Driving, American Council of Engineering Companies—I would just say to folks that this is a rare coming together of America. The Presiding Officer has been around here for a while. It is hard to find the U.S. Chamber on the same page as the Laborers‘ International and on the same page as Mothers Against Drunk Driving and the Conference of Mayors and engineering companies."
Hire More Heroes Act Of 2015—Motion To Proceed—Continued July 23, 2015
Barbara Boxer, D-CA
"Here is another one, the last one: The U.S. Chamber of Commerce. Now, I ask you, when do we see the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the International Union of Operating Engineers, the Laborers‘ International Union of North America, the United Brotherhood of Carpenters—when do we see all these on the same side? The answer: When we write a highway bill."
Make It In America July 14, 2015
Donald Norcross, D-NJ
"We need people to be in the STEMs, the engineers. But these apprenticeship programs, over 900 sites around the country, are training carpenters, plumbers, cement masons, laborers each and every day, and they have been doing it."

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