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A Good Man Died Today. Joe Portiss. A Laborer. A Union Man
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LIUNA Local 166 Hodcarriers & Bricklayers Local 3 Members Picket DOL "Stop Corruption Cover-up"

Webcast of LIUNA Protesters In San Francisco On March 1, 2010

Rank and file members of bay area locals LIUNA Local 166 of the Hodcarriers and Bricklayers Local 3 leafletted and protested in front of the US Department of Labor in San Francisco on March 1, 2010.

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Solidarity For Sale

ROBERT FITCH UNBOUND
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MADOFF HITS LOCAL 210 FOR $30 MILLION
Added Jan. 31, 2009

10 YEARS, $50 MILLION DOLLARS IN DUES AND REFORM, LIUNA IS STILL AN ILLEGAL MESS
Added Jan. 13, 2009

LOCAL 36 ALEX CORNS SAYS ACTIONS OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA LABORERS DISTRICT COUNCIL OFFICERS ARE "DESPICABLE"
Added July 4, 2008

LOCAL 36 ALEX CORNS CORRESPONDS WITH LIUNA'S GENERAL PRESIDENT, TERRY O'SULLIVAN, ABOUT ILLEGAL DUES INCREASES
Added June 25, 2008

MEMBERS MUST DUMP COIA, SAYS CHRIS WHITE
Added May 28, 2006

UNION SAYS "NO" TO EMERITUS
Added March 3, 2000

Arthur A. Coia To Remain President Emeritus In Spite Of Felony Conviction With Union Vendor Says Lawyer-Everbody Approves Except The Members!!!
Added May 18, 2000

Coia Drives His Ferraris Into The Sunset
Two Years Probation, Felony Charge, Fines, Banned From Union For 5 years, Disbarrment From His Legal Practise and Restitution. He Awaits Sentencing

Added January 31, 2000

If Coia Goes, What Comes Next?
[Survey Of Model Job Referral Rules]
By Herman Benson



"Attorney Galen Cook Proposes Changes in LMRDA over Union Elections."
GALEN COOK GOES TO CONGRESS

"LABOR'S GROUNDHOG DAY"
RON FINO AND LINDA CHAVEZ

"FROM THE INSIDE"
RON FINO

ULLICO-Labor's Enron
Thieves In The House Of Labor

THE QUESTION OF CORRUPTION
Robert Fitch

THE TWO EYES OF UNION DEMOCRACY
Robert Fitch

"A Corrupt Union and the Mob"
A Debate Between Eugene H. Methvin and Robert D. Luskin

"Robert Luskin and Courts Duck Charges Of Fraud and Corruption"
Court's Response To The Allegations Of Corruption Filed May 2, 2006

and Six Red Hot Letters From Wall
GARY R. WALL

"THE STANDING ORDER OF GARY R. WALL"
Amended and Filed May 2, 2006
Charges LIUNA's Robert Luskin and Courts With Corruption.
Letters Too Hot To Handle

"THE STANDING ORDER OF GARY R. WALL"
Filed January 20, 2004

GARY R. WALL


LIUNA-Facts of Life
[Verbal, Physical Attacks, Intimidations Still A Fact Of life In My Local]
By Carmen Francella

Added March 29, 2000

California Hodcarrier Trees LIUNA Inspector General
Added March 3, 2000

The One Man War Of Joesph Portiss vs Laborers Local 1089
Added June 30, 2008



Files Available At This Time:

Peter Vaira's Secret Memo To The White House-1978

President's Commission On Organized Crime-"The Edge"-1986-Laborers International Union of North America (LIUNA)

Department Of Justice Draft Racketeering Complaint Against LIUNA. (212 pages)

Oversight Agreement Between Department Of Justice and LIUNA-February 13, 1995

Government Prods 425,000 Member Laborers' International Union Into Holding First Nationwide Direct Rank and File Election

Department Of Justice Announces Extension Of Laborers' Union Oversight Agreement-January 22, 1998:

Justice Department Announces Second Extention Of Laborers' Union Oversight Agreement Until 2000-January 4, 1999

Justice Department Announces Third and Final Extention Of Laborers' Union Oversight Agreement Until September 30, 2006

Election Officers Report To LIUNA and The Department Of Justice-February 11, 1997

LIUNA Constitutions

Ethics and Disciplinary Amendment, Procedure, Rules and Policy Compiled Jan. 10, 2000

Charges Brought Against Arthur Armand Coia by General Executive Board Attorney Robert Luskin

Independent Hearing Officers Ruling On The Disciplinary Charges Against Arthur A. Coia Added March 10, 1999

Arthur Coia's Plea Bargain Agreement With U.S. Justice Department Added Feb. 12, 2000

Coia Enters Guilty Plea To Felony Fraud Charge Added Feb. 12, 2000

Coia Resigns As Head Of Laborers' Union; Long-Time Coia's Lieutenant, Terence M. O'Sullivan Takes His Place

Chicago Laborers' District Council Trusteeship/Hearings/Order

Chicago Laborers Trusteeship Proceedings-Laborers Local 2 Added June 5, 1999

Chicago Laborers Trusteeship Proceedings-Laborers Local 225 HOTLINE

Serpico vs. LIUNA

Connecticut Laborers District Council Added To Feb. 12, 2000

The House Subcommittee on Employer-Employee Relations Hearings-May 4, 1998
"Live Recording of the Beating of Steve Manos"

LIUNA Found Liable For Race Discrimination In Violation of Title VII - April 30, 1999 Added To August 10, 1999

The Janet Reno Question Added To August 29, 1999

The Longest Court Ruling Ever - The Corrupt Alliances Between The FBI and New England Mob Informants. Add Oct. 5, 1999

Bill of Rights of Union Members (Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act of 1959)


Click Below To Order copies of Labor Organization Reports (LM-1, LM-2, LM-3, LM-4, and Constitutions/Bylaws) via the Internet from the U.S. Dept. of Labor/Office of Labor-Management Standards.
Copies of reports are available to the public at a cost of 15 cents per page; requests for 30 or fewer pages are provided.
free of charge.



Newspaper Articles:

Magazine Articles:


Testimonies, Affidavits and Statements
Added To March 4, 2004

Labor Law and Politicians
Added To April 7, 2002

Cops and Robbers
Added To June 12, 2003

Pension News
Added To May 10, 2002

Good Ideas
Added To August 15, 1999

Good Books
Added Feb. 26, 2004


UAW - United Auto Workers
Added Feb. 29, 2004

UBCJA - United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America
Added Feb. 29, 2004

CWA - Communication Workers of America
Added March 20, 2004

IBEW - International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
Added March 28, 2000

IAM&AW - International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers
Added To April 15, 2002

IUOE - International Union of Operating Engineers
Added To December 21, 2003

UA - Plumbers and Pipefitters
Added To March 16, 2004

IBT - International Brotherhood Of Teamsters
Added To April 8, 2002


Other Laborers Sites


LABORERS' HOT SPOTS
March 16, 2004

Laborers Reformers:


To Contact A Real Laborer:

ALEX CORNS: ACorns8564@aol.com
Laborers Local 36
San Francisco, CA
(650) 756-6651

CARMEN FRANCELLA: SHELI28@AOL.COM
Laborers Local 190
Albany, New York
(518) 346-9022

LOUISE FURIO: AILIASO@aol.com
Former Employee of New York
Mason Tenders Trust Fund
New York City
(718) 788-1023

STEVE MANOS: steve.manos@cox.net
Laborers Local 230
Hartford, Connecticut
(860) 659-4266

LOUIS C. PEACH: getwisdoms@aol.com
Laborers Local 338
Wood River, Illinois
(618) 223-4302

LAURA PORTISS: lguill2003@aol.com
Daughter Of Canadian Labourer
Joe Portiss-Local 1089-Sarnia
Ontario, Canada
(519) 490-5875

PAUL RAYMOND: paulraymond@bellsouth.net
Laborers Local 576
Louisville, Kentucky
(502) 647-0049

GARY WALL: garywall@aol.com
www.laborracketeeringusa.com
Laborers Local 230
Hartford, Connecticut
(860) 529-2651

CHRIS WHITE: ccwhite@alaska.com
Laborers Local 942
Fairbanks, Alaska
(907) 457-2543

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