Press Release

International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers Congratulate Joe Biden on Being Elected President of the United States of America

Washington, D.C., November 9, 2020 – Timothy Driscoll, President of International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers, issued the following statement today on the election of Joe Biden as President-elect and Kamala Harris as Vice President-elect of the United States:

“On behalf of the 75,000 members of the International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers, we congratulate President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris on their historic election. President-elect Biden is a true believer in unions and their right to organize and bargain collectively on behalf of working people in America. BAC looks forward to working with a Biden Administration to ensure that workers rights are at the forefront of efforts to heal and rebuild our nation." 

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The International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers, headquartered in Washington, D.C., is the oldest continuous union in North America and represents roughly 75,000 skilled masonry-trowel trades craftworkers in the United States and Canada, including bricklayers, tile setters, cement masons, plasterers, stone masons, marble masons, restoration workers, PCC and finishers, and terrazzo and mosaic workers.