During the
Legislative Session

Lobbying Principals

2005-2006 Legislative Session
Wisconsin State Council of Carpenters
Principal Name: Wisconsin State Council of Carpenters
Business Or Interest: The Wisconsin State Council of Carpenters represents the local unions/membership of the United Brotherhod of Carpenters in Wisconsin on state government issues. Members are employed in consstruction and industrial plants. The Carpenters' Union believes all working people have a right to a good job with benefits; a living wage that can support a family; security and dignity in work and retirement; a safe and secure workplace; education and training to reach our full potential.
Lobbying Interests: The Wisconsin State Council of Carpenters participates in the state legislative and rules process on issues relating to labor standards, worker rights, employee protections, the general economic security and welfare of Wisconsin carpenters and their families. The areas of legislation and admininstrative rules of concern include: privailing wage, law, workers compensation, unemployment insurance, apprenticeship and training, the bidding and awarding of public construction projects, the biennial state budget, trasportation, the state building trades collective bargaining agreement, family and medical leave law, health and safety, prison labor, the preservation of hunting, fishing and recreational opportunities.
Title: Executive Director
Contact Name: Mark S Reihl
Address: 115 W Main Street
City, State, Zip: Madison, WI 53703
Phone: (608) 256-1206
Fax: (608) 256-2978
E-mail: mreihl@tds.net