It’s Friday!

It’s Friday. This weekend we have football, baseball, basketball, hockey and soccer to watch. That’s thirsty work. Fortunately we have a list of union beers for you to enjoy with your heaping helping of sports. Click HERE for the full list!

Remembering 911 and Fallen IUPAT Brothers

As we honor the victims and heroes of 9/11 today, the men and women of the International Union of Painters and Allied Trades remember the the brothers we lost 14 years ago.  Below is a reprint of an article that ran in the Journal only weeks after that fateful day.

IUPAT Training Program in Philadelphia Awarded Grant

The apprenticeship and continuing education programs of the International Union of Painters and Allied Trades are continually looking for additional resources to maintain our competitive edge over our non-union counterparts on the job. One such resource is grants awarded from the government.  This summer, IUPAT District Council 21 Finishing Trades Institute of the Mid-Atlantic Region … Read more »

Five Reasons So Called Right to Work Bills Are Wrong for Missouri

The IUPAT Community Day of Action

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IUPAT Member Featured in Brotherhood Outdoors Labor Day Marathon Salute to American Workers and Great American Products

A member of the International Union of Painters and Allied Trades (IUPAT) will be featured in a Labor Day marathon of of the show Brotherhood Outdoors. The Union Sportsmen’s Alliance (USA) and Sportsman Channel are teaming up to honor the American worker and showcase the great products still being made in the U.S.A. by hardworking … Read more »

The 69th Convention of North America’s Building Trades Unions Opens

This week, delegates of the Building Trades from across North America are gathering at the 69th Convention of North America’s Building Trades Unions. BCTD President Sean McGarvey gave his keynote address today.  Read it below: Keynote Address of President Sean McGarvey 69th Constitutional Convention of North America’s Building Trades Unions August 25, 2015 Delegates, Brothers … Read more »

IUPAT Delivers Donated School Supplies to Over 600 Students in Houston

Today, each of the students of Jackson Middle School in Houston arrived on their second morning of school with a full load of school supplies thanks to volunteers from Houston District Council 88 of the International Union of Painters and Allied Trades (IUPAT).  On Monday, August 24, IUPAT volunteers delivered school supplies for over 600 … Read more »

Union Veterans Council Launches New Website

The issues facing veterans and those facing working families aren’t independent of each other — a lack of good jobs, attacks on health care and fading dreams of a better life impact each one of us. Stand with those who’ve fought for us. The Union Veterans Council brings union members who are veterans together to … Read more »

IUPAT & PATCH Sponsor School Supplies and Book Bags in CT

Thanks to the members of IUPAT District Council 11 in Connecticut for sponsoring book bags and school supplies for the students of the Barnum School in Bridgeport! The donation came from the Painters and Allied Trades for Children’s Hope Foundation – PATCH​.  A charity founded by the IUPAT in 2001 to support organizations that provide … Read more »