The Laborers’ International Union of North America (LIUNA – www.liuna.org) is over 700,000 members strong, LIUNA is the eighth largest labor organization in America.
The LIUNA Midwest Region (www.midwestlaborers.org) covers 73 Local Unions and 6 District Councils across Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, and South Dakota. Headquartered in Springfield, Illinois.
The Eastern Missouri Laborers’ District Council ( www.emldc.org ) plays a vital role, as a part of the LIUNA Midwest Region. The EMLDC represents the eastern portion of Missouri, 11 Locals covering 62 counties plus the City of St. Louis, and has a membership of over 9,000.
The Eastern Missouri Laborers’ District Council Laborers-Employers Cooperation and Education Trust (LECET – www.molecet.org) works with union-signatory construction contractors to promote the benefits of union construction and to increase the market share of union contractors.
The Missouri Foundation for Fair Contracting (www.missourifaircontracting.org) works to protect the interests of workers and contractors employed on publicly funded construction projects.