Every day, elected officials and government regulators make decisions that can directly affect the construction industry or specific projects. LIUNA monitors these activities and acts as necessary to ensure work opportunities for Laborers and signatory contractors is not only protected but advanced.
Whether at the local, state or federal level of government, the Laborers handle a myriad of policy issues that confront the construction industry.
Relationships with state and federal agencies and key policy makers help navigate the halls of power and provide an additional industry-friendly voice.
Legislative Expertise ensures the passage of laws and policies that are important to advancing the industry.
Advocacy for the funding of infrastructure and building projects means more work opportunities for members and contractors.
Regulatory Monitoring keeps the Laborers and their partners informed of the changes impacting the construction industry and help limit regulatory burden.
Alliances with industry groups, contractor associations, coalitions and others create a powerful labor-management voice.
Contractors who work with LIUNA get well-trained, highly skilled laborers plus an organization that advocates for the construction industry.