The $1 billion terminal project for Kansas City International Airport has revealed some uncomfortable truths about the lack of diversity in many local labor unions. Long-simmering tensions between construction trade unions and the minority community have surfaced as both groups seek contracts for the airport project.
Thursday, January 18, 2018
Dead-Tree Media FINALLY Mentions KCMO Unions Skimping On Minority Hiring
Last weekend our blog community revealed the debate over MBE/WBE requirements for the New Kansas City #BetterKCI Airport heating up behind the scenes . . . In today's pulp edition, the newspaper notices a trend lamented over the past decade. Read about their recent discovery here . . .