South Dakota Workers Need Pipeline Jobs

President Obama recently announced his much anticipated decision on whether to approve the Keystone XL Pipeline. Unfortunately, the President rejected the project, devastating tens of thousands of Americans who hoped to work on the pipeline.

Supporting the Keystone XL Pipeline

The Oil and Natural Gas Industry Labor-Management Committee and America’s Building Trades Unions have joined forces to support the job creation that will result from the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline. The jobs market for construction workers is the worst that it’s been in 50 years, and this project can help put the men and women in this industry back to work. For more information, click here.

Encouraging Quality U.S. Jobs

Mark Ayers, President, Building and Construction Trades Department, AFL-CIO and Jack Gerard, President and CEO, American Petroleum Institute have written to senior members of Congress to encourage them to support tax policies that will protect and encourage the development of quality U.S. jobs, while at the same time fortifying our nation’s energy and economic security. For more information, click here.