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Local 743 President Debra Simmons_Peterson elected to Joint Council Executive Board
09/23/19 - Teamsters Local 743
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Close of Negotiations Day 1
09/23/19 - Association Employees Union
Day one of negotiations is complete. We are working to finalize a deal that addresses ongoing salary enhancements and a bonus payment. We are getting closer to finalizing the 2019/20 salary reopener negotiations and we are optimistic that we will have an agreement on day three.
Americans Agree on One Thing: Unions Matter
09/23/19 - Teamsters local 570
Sept. 23, 2019 | COMMENTARY | Once, as a striking union member, I put a sign on my 10-pound Yorkshire terrier that read: Only dogs should accept bones. Walking that picket line with no paycheck coming was scary, and yet it was one of the most empowering things I’ve ever done. The union mattered then, and it does now.
Worker Rights Are Shaping Up to Be A Key Issue in 2020
09/23/19 - Teamsters Local 355
Sept. 23, 2019 | VOTE 2020 | […] Why all this sudden attention and affection for workers and unions — far more than I’ve ever seen during my nearly 25 years of writing about labor? Part of it is that this year’s Democratic candidates are doing what any smart politician would do when the field is so large — court one of the party’s largest constituencies, i.e.
AEU Counter Proposal 1
09/23/19 - Association Employees Union
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David Hall Go Fund Me Page
09/23/19 - International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local Union 1205
Please see the below message from the wife of member David Hall.  A go fund me page has been set up to help the family with medical expenses. My hubby and I were told back in March he has Pulmonary fibrosis Lung disease and it is very severe. Doctors say he needs a DOUBLE Lung TRANSPLANT He has to stay on oxygen all the time.
Executive Board Appointment
09/23/19 - Teamsters Local 776
On September 8, 2019 Local 776 announced the resignation of....
CSEA Counter Proposes AEU
09/23/19 - Association Employees Union
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Worker Rights Are Shaping Up to Be A Key Issue in 2020
09/23/19 - Teamsters Local 992
Sept. 23, 2019 | VOTE 2020 | […] Why all this sudden attention and affection for workers and unions — far more than I’ve ever seen during my nearly 25 years of writing about labor? Part of it is that this year’s Democratic candidates are doing what any smart politician would do when the field is so large — court one of the party’s largest constituencies, i.e.
Strike information update #12 - SAFETY and Insurance sign up reminder
09/23/19 - UAW Local 602
Brothers and sisters, a little reminder for you all.  After completing her picket assignment, Meagan Ballard, a member of UAW Local 2209, Ft. Wayne, was involved in a fatal accident. Tonight at 9pm, a candlelight vigil will be held in Ft Wayne in her remembrance. This is an extremely stressful time without knowing for sure how long we will be out.
Address Updates
09/23/19 - I.B.E.W. Local Union 266
Attention Local 266 Members: Please make sure to call the hall at 602-275-6222 and update your mailing address if you have recently moved. Thank you.
The Bargaining Context
09/23/19 - Association Employees Union
On behalf of AEU members, I’d like to take a minute and recognize the context which we will begin our reopener negotiations. AEU represents over 200 members, who each day carry out the mission of CSEA.
RI-399 Monetary Settlement Distribution
09/23/19 - Charlotte Area Local APWU
On October 4, 2019 there will be a $166.75 payment from a national settlement regarding RI-399 in your paycheck. All career clerk craft employees who were on the rolls as of September 1, 2017 in postal installations that employ both clerk craft employees and mail handlers will be paid.
Americans Agree on One Thing: Unions Matter
09/23/19 - Teamsters Local 888
Sept. 20, 2019 | COMMENTARY | Once, as a striking union member, I put a sign on my 10-pound Yorkshire terrier that read: Only dogs should accept bones. Walking that picket line with no paycheck coming was scary, and yet it was one of the most empowering things I’ve ever done. The union mattered then, and it does now.
Strike information update #11 - Site trash and Solidarity Sunday
09/21/19 - UAW Local 602
Brothers and Sisters, we are asking that those who are able to to please take a bag of trash home with them. The dumpster at the hall is overwhelmed and trash is piling up.
From the Board of Directors: Active Shooter, How to Respond
09/21/19 - IATSE Local 33
Dear Brothers & Sisters: Attached is a PDF on information regarding Active Shooters.  Please look over the information when you have time. Thank you, I.A.T.S.
Special Meeting
09/20/19 - RN Staff Council, OPEIU, Local 40, AFL-CIO, CLC
Please Special Meeting (above) for details.
In Case You Missed It
09/20/19 - Teamsters Local 355
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Americans Agree On One Thing. Unions Matter.
09/20/19 - Teamsters Local 355
Sept. 20, 2019 | COMMENTARY | Once, as a striking union member, I put a sign on my 10-pound Yorkshire terrier that read: Only dogs should accept bones. Walking that picket line with no paycheck coming was scary, and yet it was one of the most empowering things I’ve ever done. The union mattered then, and it does now.
Transportation Labor Stands with Striking United Auto Workers
09/20/19 - Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen
Washington, DC — Larry Willis, president of the Transportation Trades Department, AFL-CIO (TTD), issues this statement of solidarity with striking GM workers: “Transportation labor pledges our support to 50,000 United Auto Workers as they stand up to unchecked corporate wealth and power.
The Income Inequality Struggle is Real, and Needs to Be Fixed
09/20/19 - Teamsters Local 888
Sept. 20, 2019 | WORKING AMERICA | Too many working Americans continue to struggle through no fault of their own. While elites seem to like pointing fingers at those scraping to get by, however, new numbers show that those economic challenges are too often are out of their hands.
UAW strike at GM
09/19/19 - Teamsters Local 776
On Monday night, while workers at nearly 70 General Motors plants across the country were walking picket lines, GM cut off...
Strike information update #9 - strike site update
09/19/19 - UAW Local 602
Brothers and Sisters of UAW Local 602, After lengthy negotiations Chairman Todd Trout has reached an agreement with local plant management to access GM property on Davis Hwy. to continue our picket duties. We were given specific instructions for the use of the property which will be communicated to ALL Strike Captains of this site.
The Income Inequality Struggle is Real, and Needs to Be Fixed
09/19/19 - Teamsters local 570
Sept. 19, 2019 | WORKING AMERICA | Too many working Americans continue to struggle through no fault of their own. While elites seem to like pointing fingers at those scraping to get by, however, new numbers show that those economic challenges are too often are out of their hands.
Real News - September 2019
09/19/19 - Los Angeles College Faculty Guild - Local 1521
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Bargaining... Benefits... Back to School!
09/19/19 - Los Angeles College Faculty Guild - Local 1521
Welcome to the 2019-2020 academic year, especially to those of you who are joining our ranks as new full-time or part-time faculty members. We in the Guild know that your experience working in the LACCD will be memorable. The Guild, through our campus chapter presidents and grievance reps, stands ready to answer any questions you have about wages, hours, and working conditions.
Meet Mission College Grievance Rep Jake Skelton
09/19/19 - Los Angeles College Faculty Guild - Local 1521
The terrain between Florida and California is starkly different, and not just because of the Sunshine State’s humidity. Just ask Jacob Skelton, an ESL teacher and the new grievance rep at L.A. Mission College. Skelton was raised and educated in Florida. Having been a union advocate on both coasts, Skelton has noticed a vastly different climate since relocating to California.
Member Breakfast
09/19/19 - Plumbers & Steamfitters Local 44
New to the quarterly Member Breaksfasts? Been in the past but want to get more involved? Looking to meet and mingle with other Local 44 members? What ever the reason, we are excited to spend the morning with you. Join your fellow UA Local 44 members at this casual and intimate get-together and catch up with old friends and meet some new ones... We look forward to seeing you there.
Strike information update #8 - Scam alert and update from VP Dittes
09/19/19 - UAW Local 602
SCAM Alret !! A new phone SCAM has been linked to GM workers regarding health insurance.If you are contacted directly, do NOT provide your sicial security number. The GM Benefits Center will never call to ask for your social security number.
The Income Inequality Struggle is Real, and Needs to Be Fixed
09/19/19 - Teamsters Local 355
Sept. 19, 2019 | WORKING AMERICA | Too many working Americans continue to struggle through no fault of their own. While elites seem to like pointing fingers at those scraping to get by, however, new numbers show that those economic challenges are too often are out of their hands.
The Income Inequality Struggle is Real, and Needs to Be Fixed
09/19/19 - Teamsters Local 992
Sept. 19, 2019 | WORKING AMERICA | Too many working Americans continue to struggle through no fault of their own. While elites seem to like pointing fingers at those scraping to get by, however, new numbers show that those economic challenges are too often are out of their hands.
ALERT - The Wang needs Ushers for Saturday Show
09/19/19 - IATSE Local B4
Ushers needed- Massive Attack- Concert - Wang Call time 6:30 Saturday 9/21/19 Please contact Robin Jones gtrmnky@aol.
Fright Fest Is Here!
09/19/19 - UPSEU
Fright Fest Is Here! And Members have Exclusive Ticket Savings that are Scary Good.
CWA Supports GM Workers
09/18/19 - CWA Local 7777
Solidarity isn’t just a catchphrase. Join us this Saturday 9/21/2019 at 10am as we support the striking GM workers at Denver Parts Distribution Center, 23400 E. Smith Rd., Aurora, CO. Wear your red CWA shirt! Contact Anthony Scorzo with any questions at 773-968-6616.
Offering Childcare support while parents participate in a Pre-Apprentice Program
09/18/19 - IBEW Local 659
While the pre-apprentice programs are tuition-free, the high cost of childcare is a barrier to many parents wishing to enter the high-paying construction industry.  The  BOLI-LCSA childcare initiative works with OSATC-approved pre-aprrenticeship programs across the state to provide childcare funding for parents completing their pre-apprentice couse work.  Learn more at www.
Strike information update #7 - Comp & sick leave
09/18/19 - UAW Local 602
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Autoworkers Strike Is Bigger Than GM
09/18/19 - Teamsters local 570
Sept. 18, 2019 | OPINION | Successful strikes beget more strikes. When nearly 50,000 General Motors workers walked out at 11:59 p.m. Sunday, it was just the latest in the largest burst of strikes in decades.
Autoworkers Strike Is Bigger Than GM
09/18/19 - Teamsters Local 355
Sept. 18, 2019 | OPINION | Successful strikes beget more strikes. When nearly 50,000 General Motors workers walked out at 11:59 p.m. Sunday, it was just the latest in the largest burst of strikes in decades.
Strike information update #6 - strike duty update
09/18/19 - UAW Local 602
Strike Chair Daryl Smith - Anyone who has been scheduled for the Autoport/Davis Rd site is to report to the site across the hall for strike duty until further notice.
Autoworkers Strike Is Bigger Than GM
09/18/19 - Teamsters Local 992
Sept. 18, 2019 | OPINION | Successful strikes beget more strikes. When nearly 50,000 General Motors workers walked out at 11:59 p.m. Sunday, it was just the latest in the largest burst of strikes in decades.
80,000 Kaiser Permanente Workers to Strike in October
09/18/19 - Teamsters Local 992
Sept. 17, 2019 | STRIKES | About 80,000 Kaiser Permanente employees will strike for a week starting Oct. 14. Kaiser Permanente and employees have been going back and forth for more than a year over complaints.
Local 513 Annual Picnic
09/18/19 - TWU Local 513
Tickets for the local 513 annual picnic are available for pick up at the union hall from 08:00AM - 4:00PM, Monday thru Friday.
Strike Line Solidarity!
09/18/19 - Teamsters Local 776
On Friday, September 13th, 2019 Local 776 Business Agent Spencer Dearth and Trustee Rob Smiley walked the picket....
Space is limited - RSVP today! Sept 27th - Health & Financial Awareness Conference
09/17/19 - Los Angeles College Faculty Guild - Local 1521
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Successful Bowl-A-Thon
09/17/19 - CWA Local 7777
1st Annual John Cataline Memorial Bowl-A-Thon The Bowl-A-Thon was a great success.  Thank you to everyone who participated!  Together we raised $1250 for CdLS. There are several CdLS families in Denver that want to attend next year.
Strike information update #3- insurance cancellation
09/17/19 - UAW Local 602
Local 602 would like to address a few issues that have come up during our struggle for fair and equitable treatment from GM. Insurance - GM announced they were cancelling member’s insurance coverage. Due to your UAW Strike Fund Benefits, there will be no lapse of medical coverage through the COBRA option. Please remember that vision, dental, and hearing are not covered.
We Got Another JOB for You!
09/17/19 - GCC/IBT District Council 4
American Medical Assoc. located in the Downtown Area (330 N. Wabash Suite 39300, Chicago IL 60611) is looking for a Shipping and Receiving Technician.
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