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UBC General President McCarron Named to Federal Apprenticeship Expansion Task Force

Douglas J. McCarron, General President of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, has been named to the Department of Labor’s Task Force on Apprenticeship Expansion. The DOL received hundreds of nominations to the Task Force and has selected three individuals to represent labor. Please read the full article by clicking here.


“On behalf of the Southern District of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters, we congratulate our great Union’s General President, Douglas J. McCarron, for being one of three labor leaders named to serve under Labor Secretary Alex Acosta on the U.S. Department of Labor’s Task Force on Apprenticeship Expansion,” said UBC Southern District Vice President Dennis Donahou.


(Pictured on the right: Secretary Acosta (left) talks with Western District VP Phil Newkirk (center) and General President McCarron (right) on a recent visit to the Carpenters International Training Center)