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Tentative Officer Election Results
11/21/17 - CWA Local 7777
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2017 CWA Local 7777 Officer Election
11/20/17 - CWA Local 7777
  2017 CWA Local 7777 Election Nominated and elected at-large for Local 7777 Officers and Convention Delegates  will be President, Executive Vice President, Secretary-Treasurer, two (2) Private Sector Vice Presidents and one (1) Public Sector Vice President.
Share Your Union Story This Holiday Season
11/18/17 - IATSE Local 488
November means the holidays are right around the corner. Along with your annual feast, you may have to deal with a side of argumentative anti-union relatives, friends, or coworkers Learn tips on how you show your union pride without spoiling the meal.
Patrolman Brian Shaw
11/18/17 - Pennsylvania State Lodge FOP
STATE FOP ISSUES STATEMENT REGARDING SHOOTING OF NEW KENSINGTON PATROLMAN BRIAN SHAW HARRISBURG, Pa. (Nov.
New Kensington Police Department, Pennsylvania Police Officer Brian Shaw
11/18/17 - Pennsylvania State Lodge FOP
Police Officer Brian Shaw New Kensington Police Department, Pennsylvania End of Watch: Friday, November 17, 2017 Police Officer Brian Shaw was shot and killed while making a traffic stop of a vehicle in the 1200 block of Leishman Avenue at approximately 8:00 pm. The driver fled on foot during the stop, then opened fire on Officer Shaw as he pursued him.
In Case You Missed It
11/17/17 - Teamsters local 570
  • The fight over paid leave is heating up in Congress.   • 400 millionaires tell Congress not to cut their taxes.   • Billionaire destroyed his newsrooms out of spite.   • How the American dream turned into greed and inequality.   • Can the Constitution save workers from forced arbitration.
In Case You Missed It
11/17/17 - Teamsters Local 355
  • The fight over paid leave is heating up in Congress.   • 400 millionaires tell Congress not to cut their taxes.   • Billionaire destroyed his newsrooms out of spite.   • How the American dream turned into greed and inequality.   • Can the Constitution save workers from forced arbitration.
CWA Local 1122 Meeting Dates 2018
11/17/17 - Communications Workers Of America Local 1122
CWA Local 1122 Meeting Dates 2018 STEWARDS Meeting               Thursday, January 4 .
Local 142 Election of Officers
11/17/17 - Teamsters Local Union No. 142
NON CERTIFIED RESULTS Teamster Local Union No.
New Measure Would Address Pension Problem
11/17/17 - Teamsters local 570
Nov. 17, 2017 | PENSIONS | The Teamsters have been working diligently for years with key members of Congress trying to come up with a solution to the multi-employer pension crisis that could hit tens of thousands of its members hard. And with the release of new legislation yesterday by Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) and Rep. Richard Neal (D-Mass.), the union believes it has found it.
New Measure Would Address Pension Problem
11/17/17 - Teamsters Local 355
Nov. 17, 2017 | PENSIONS | The Teamsters have been working diligently for years with key members of Congress trying to come up with a solution to the multi-employer pension crisis that could hit tens of thousands of its members hard. And with the release of new legislation yesterday by Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) and Rep. Richard Neal (D-Mass.), the union believes it has found it.
In Case You Missed It
11/17/17 - Teamsters Local 992
  • The fight over paid leave is heating up in Congress.   • 400 millionaires tell Congress not to cut their taxes.   • Billionaire destroyed his newsrooms out of spite.   • How the American dream turned into greed and inequality.   • Can the Constitution save workers from forced arbitration.
New Measure Would Address Pension Problem
11/17/17 - Teamsters Local 992
Nov. 17, 2017 | PENSIONS | The Teamsters have been working diligently for years with key members of Congress trying to come up with a solution to the multi-employer pension crisis that could hit tens of thousands of its members hard. And with the release of new legislation yesterday by Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) and Rep. Richard Neal (D-Mass.), the union believes it has found it.
ABF Contract Update
11/17/17 - Teamsters Local 776
The Teamsters National Freight Industry Negotiating Committee (TNFINC) and ABF Freight have established the dates....
In Case You Missed It
11/17/17 - Teamsters Local 888
  • The fight over paid leave is heating up in Congress.   • 400 millionaires tell Congress not to cut their taxes.   • Billionaire destroyed his newsrooms out of spite.   • How the American dream turned into greed and inequality.   • Can the Constitution save workers from forced arbitration.
Jones Act
11/16/17 - Inlandboatmen's Union of the Pacific-National Office
Jones Act - The Basics The Contribution Of The Jones Act To U.S. Security Research Study Daniel Gouré Executive Summary The United States has always had a special relationship to water. It is a nation founded from the sea. Its interior was explored and linked to the sea via mighty rivers and waterways that penetrate deep into the continent’s interior.
Joint Press Release: Southwest Airlines Facilities Maintenance Technicians Vote to Ratify Agreement
11/16/17 - AMFA
November 16, 2017 -- The Southwest Airlines Facilities Maintenance Technicians, represented by the Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association (AMFA), ratified their first collective bargaining agreement. The new five-year contract includes a complete set of work rules, wage scale, ratification bonus, and job protections.
Fall Protection Certification
11/16/17 - IATSE Local 33
The Training Committee is offering a Fall Protection Certification. Date/Time: Tuesday, December 12th, 2017 @ 10:00 a.m. If you would like to reserve a spot in this class, please use the e-mail link listed below.  Do not call the office.
Fall Protection Certification
11/16/17 - IATSE Local 33
The Training Committee is offering a Fall Protection Certification. Date/Time: Tuesday, December 12th, 2017 @ 10:00 a.m. If you would like to reserve a spot in this class, please use the e-mail link listed below.  Do not call the office.
401K & Social Security Seminar
11/16/17 - IATSE Local 33
The Training Committee is offering a 401K & Social Security Seminar Date/Time: Thursday, November 30th, 2017 @ 2:30 p.m. If you would like to reserve a spot in this class, please use the e-mail link listed below.  Do not call the office.
OSHA 10 General / Entertainment two-day class
11/16/17 - IATSE Local 33
The Training Committee is offering an OSHA 10 General / Entertainment two-day class Date/Time: Monday - Tuesday, November 27 - 28th, 2017 @ 9:00 a.m. If you would like to reserve a spot in this class, please use the e-mail link listed below.  Do not call the office.
Teamsters File Unfair Labor Practice Charges Against SWIRE COCA COLA, USA
11/16/17 - Teamsters Local 162
PRESS RELEASE FROM TEAMSTERS LOCAL 162: November 16, 2017 PORTLAND, OR:  In 2016 Swire Coca-Cola, USA (“Swire”) reached an agreement to purchase production and distribution facilities from The Coca Cola Company at locations in the Pacific Northwest, including in the Seattle and Portland area.  In Portland, Teamsters Local Union No.
AMFA – SWA Facilities Maintenance Technician 2nd Tentative Agreement Referendum Results
11/16/17 - AMFA Local 32
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Beirne Scholarship Application
11/16/17 - Communications Workers of America Local 1107
Beirne Scholarship Application? November 14, 2017 Dear Colleagues: This is to inform you that we will be announcing the application process for the CWA Joe Beirne Foundation’s scholarship for the 2018-2019 school year.
December 2017 General Membership Meeting
11/16/17 - CWA Local 7777
December 2017 Committee Meetings
11/16/17 - CWA Local 7777
CWA 7777 Holiday Party
11/16/17 - CWA Local 7777
People Reject GOP Tax Cut for The Rich
11/16/17 - Teamsters local 570
Nov. 16, 2017 | TAXES | …The latest addition to the tax bill would repeal the $700 tax imposed on people who do not get health insurance through their employers, federal programs or the Affordable Care Act’s exchanges. Repeal of the “individual mandate” would raise some $338 billion over a decade, to help offset the $1.
People Reject GOP Tax Cut for The Rich
11/16/17 - Teamsters Local 355
Nov. 16, 2017 | TAXES | …The latest addition to the tax bill would repeal the $700 tax imposed on people who do not get health insurance through their employers, federal programs or the Affordable Care Act’s exchanges. Repeal of the “individual mandate” would raise some $338 billion over a decade, to help offset the $1.
Retirees Club Luncheon 2017
11/16/17 - GCC/IBT District Council 4
Holiday pay information
11/16/17 - UAW Local 602
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IBEW 21 Members Ratify Agreement with JULIE
11/16/17 - International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local Union 21
The membership of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local Union 21 (IBEW 21), working at the JULIE One Call Center in Joliet, Illinois voted overwhelmingly to accept the tentative five year agreement that was reached on November 8, 2017. For more information contact IBEW 21 Business Representative Grace Rivera.
Empty Bowls Event Will Help Fill Bowls of Neighbors in Need
11/16/17 - IBEW Local 483
Empty Bowls Event Will Help Fill Bowls of Neighbors in Need Local potters, woodworkers, and glassblowers have spent countless hours making bowls this past year to donate to Empty Bowls, an annual event that aims to fill the empty bowls of Pierce County residents in need. Each year, the line starts forming an hour before the doors open.
AMFA - SWA Facilities Maintenance Technician 2nd Tentative Agreement Referendum Results
11/16/17 - AMFA
November 16, 2017 -- The votes for the AMFA – Southwest Airlines Facilities Maintenance Technician 2nd Tentative Agreement Referendum were tallied on November 16, 2017. Ballots for this referendum were counted by AMFA National, and the ballot count was certified by a Notary Public. The results of the referendum are as follows:
Hear Why Former Nabisco Workers Want You To Join The Nabisco Boycott
11/16/17 - Queens Area Local AMERICAN POSTAL WORKERS UNION AFL-CIO
Former BCTGM union Nabisco workers want you to stand with them on a boycott of Nabisco products like Oreos, Ritz and Chips Ahoy. Listen to their message on why they want you to join their Nabisco boycott. [BCTGM Audio]: “We are the BCTGM fighting for American jobs. Nabisco, maker of iconic snack brands like Oreo, Ritz crackers and Chips Ahoy has made its fortunes in America.
Labor leaders back Democrats’ ‘Better Deal’ to strengthen collective bargaining rights of workers
11/16/17 - Queens Area Local AMERICAN POSTAL WORKERS UNION AFL-CIO
Labor leaders joined Senate and House Democrats recently as they unveiled one of the critical tenets of their economic agenda, “A Better Deal” to strengthen “the collective voice and negotiating rights of workers.
Congress Plans Huge Tax Breaks for Corporations at the Expense of Working People
11/16/17 - Queens Area Local AMERICAN POSTAL WORKERS UNION AFL-CIO
Last week, the House Republicans released their tax bill titled, The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. “Don’t be fooled by the name,” said Legislative and Political Director Judy Beard. “The foundation of the legislation is a massive corporate tax break and includes many provisions that will hurt working families.
2017 Local 32 L.E.C. Nomination and Election Notice
11/16/17 - AMFA Local 32
2017 Local 32 L.E.C. Nomination and Election Notice
AMFA National Annual Membership Survey Notice – 2017
11/16/17 - AMFA
November 16, 2017 -- In accordance with Article IX, Section 3 of the AMFA Constitution, the National Executive Council is conducting the annual survey of the AMFA membership. This survey is being conducted by the internet, and all active members in good standing may participate.
People Reject GOP Tax Cut for The Rich
11/16/17 - Teamsters Local 888
Nov. 16, 2017 | TAXES | …The latest addition to the tax bill would repeal the $700 tax imposed on people who do not get health insurance through their employers, federal programs or the Affordable Care Act’s exchanges. Repeal of the “individual mandate” would raise some $338 billion over a decade, to help offset the $1.
Stand Up With New Seasons Workers!
11/15/17 - IATSE Local 488
Stand Up for New Seasons Workers Workers at New Seasons need your help! Please take a moment today to call New Seasons CEO Wendy Collie at (503) 422-9589 and tell her that you support New Seasons workers and want her to sit down and meet with the workers’ bargaining committee. Urge her to make a commitment that her company will NOT retaliate against workers for organizing.
LiUNA members are proudly working on the new Mississippi River bridge at Savanna
11/15/17 - Great Plains Laborers' District Council
Universalizing Resistance to Attacks on Labor
11/15/17 - Teamsters local 570
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Universalizing Resistance to Attacks on Labor
11/15/17 - Teamsters Local 355
Nov.
CIRB Decision Re Unfair Labour Practice Swissport
11/15/17 - Teamsters local 419
Brothers and Sisters from Swissport,  Please see the attached decision from the CIRB.
Universalizing Resistance to Attacks on Labor
11/15/17 - Teamsters Local 992
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Rest In Peace, Brother
11/15/17 - IUEC Local 10
It is with sadness in our hearts that we must inform the body of the passing of Honorary Brother Edward J. Vopat on November 12,2017.  Officers and Members may call at the Frost Home for Funerals, 610 Ellis Avenue, Ashland, WI on Saturday, November 18th from 5-8 pm with services to follow. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the entire Vopat family in this time of sorrow.
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