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Building & Construction Trades Department AFL-CIO, Bldg & Construction Trades Council - Minnesota State

Basic Information

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Address

BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION TRADES DEPARTMENT AFL-CIO
353 WEST 7TH STREET
ST PAUL, MN 55102

Financial Information

The Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act (LMRDA), which is enforced by the Office of Labor-Management Standards, requires labor unions to file annual reports detailing their operations. Contained in those reports are breakdowns of each union's spending, income and other financial information.

Basic Financials

Total Assets $293,826
Total Liabilities $3,000
Total Income $1,274,377
Total Spent $1,553,095

Total Assets Trend

Assets (Change from previous report)

Cash $271,608 (-50.6%)
Accounts Receivable $0 (0.0%)
Investments $19,960 (-83.4%)
Fixed Assets $2,258 (-83.4%)
Treasury Securities $0 (0.0%)
Other Assets $0 (0.0%)
Loans Receivable $0 (0.0%)

Liabilities

Loans Payable $0
Accounts Payable $3,000
Other Liabilities $0
Mortgages $0

Income

Dues $0
Per Person Tax $284,446
Investments $0
Supplies $0
Loan Repayment $0
Interest $484
Dividends $1,660
Rents $0
Fees and Fines $0
Loans Obtained $0
Other Receipts $62,283
Affiliates $925,504
Members $0
Reinvestments $0
All Others $41,693

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2015  •  Last Updated: November 15th, 2016

Spending

The Office of Labor-Management Standards (OLMS) requires unions to report how they spent their money in a number of categories. For the first five, OLMS requires unions to provide detailed information on any recipient that received more than $5,000 per year.

Spending Overview

Spending Breakdown

Representational $240,117 (15.46%)
Political Activities and Lobbying $127,805 (8.23%)
Contributions, Gifts, and Grants $42,065 (2.71%)
General Overhead $102,803 (6.62%)
Union Administration $69,796 (4.49%)
Strike Benefits $0 (0.00%)
To Union Officers $117,682 (7.58%)
To Union Employees $35,152 (2.26%)
Education $0 (0.00%)
Fees $0 (0.00%)

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Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2015  •  Last Updated: November 15th, 2016

Membership

Membership Trend

YearMembers
200210
200310
200410
200537,858
200640,968
200738,968
200838,168
200936,428
201036,033
201134,661
201234,486
201333,668
201432,873
201534,965

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2015  •  Last Updated: November 15th, 2016

Leaders & Salaries

Top Ten Highest Paid Leaders

NameTitleTotal Compensation
HARRY MELANDERBT PRES 60%$108,429
JUDITH LOTHANBACHCLERICAL$32,312
CRAIG OLSONSEC TREASURER$4,732
$2,840
GLEN JOHNSONTRUSTEE$659
MIKE SYVERSRUDTRUSATEE$659
AL VANDEWALKERTRUSTEE$500
DARRELL LENDEVICE PRES$159
VANCE ANDERSONVICE PRES$159
EUGENE GROVERVICE PRES$159

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2015  •  Last Updated: November 15th, 2016