TITLE

Georgine, a Fighter for Unions, Departs Trades

PUB. DATE
February 2000
SOURCE
ENR: Engineering News-Record;02/07/2000, Vol. 244 Issue 5, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Editorial. Comments on the impact of the pending retirement of Robert A. Georgine as president of the AFL-CIO Building and Construction Trades Department. Information on the legacy of Georgine; Mission of the department; Contributions made by Georgine as president.
ACCESSION #
2780969

 

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