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For those not affected by the Government shutdown it may seem like a distant battle being fought in Washington D.C., Though, for the millions of worke

VA Secretary Wilkie should be ashamed for attacking veteran, AFGE leaders say

WASHINGTON – Leaders with the America

The Union Veterans Council opposes a bill that would weaken financial protections for veterans and servicemembers and their right to defend themselves in the court of law.
President Trumps Fiscal year 2018 budget plan unfairly attacks elderly disabled Veterans, leaving thousands unsure about their future. This Budget goes against the basic military ethos, “never leave a Comrade behind’.

Working as a LIUNA Construction Craft Laborer (CCL) is more varied and far-reaching than ever, ranging from commercial building to residential construction; from environmental cleanup to pollution prevention; from highway construction to plant demolition – and much more.

The Painters and Allied Trades Veterans Program assists veterans transitioning from military service to civilian careers in the finishing trades industry.

The UA Veterans in Piping program provides a pathway for veterans to have a rewarding career.

This video features Christopher Lee Castle, an AFGE Vice President and loan specialist at the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Veterans in Construction Electrical (VICE) is a pathway to a career in construction through advanced job training for veterans.