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    James R. Hoffa Memorial College Student Essay
    06/01/17 - Teamsters Local Union No. 677
    2017 ESSAY CONTEST James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund All Applications must be sent to the Local Union Hall for approval by June 1, 2017. 1871 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, CT 06706 (Printable applicaiton below) GOOD LUCK.
    XPO NJ Drivers Join Teamsters
    04/28/17 - Teamsters Local 492
    XPO drivers in Trenton, New Jersey voted to join Teamsters Local 701 on Friday, April 14, boosting momentum to a nationwide workers' campaign for fairness at the giant transportation and logistics company. Also voting on Friday, April 14, drivers in Elgin, Illinois and dockworkers in Aurora, Illinois were not successful at this time seeking Teamster representation.
    In Case You Missed It
    04/28/17 - Teamsters local 570
      • Alex Acosta confirmed as labor secretary.   • Caravan against fear mobilizes the masses.   • Indiana Red Cross blood workers chose Teamsters.   • Broadening ‘Buy American’ is the path to prosperity.   • Tax cuts defund the very things that boost the economy.
    In Case You Missed It
    04/28/17 - Teamsters Local 355
      • Alex Acosta confirmed as labor secretary.   • Caravan against fear mobilizes the masses.   • Indiana Red Cross blood workers chose Teamsters.   • Broadening ‘Buy American’ is the path to prosperity.   • Tax cuts defund the very things that boost the economy.
    PRESS RELEASE: FF Cancer & Milliken & Company Join Forces
    04/28/17 - Fire Fighter Cancer Foundation
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    Our number is rising …
    04/28/17 - Don and Pete Golf Oregon
    We've added five Oregon courses to our list. Here's why …
    Rock Creek Country Club welcomes Don & Pete
    04/28/17 - Don and Pete Golf Oregon
    An Oregon spring day featuring sun, rain and wind didn't slow us down.
    IN
    04/28/17 - Teamsters Local 992
      • Alex Acosta confirmed as labor secretary.   • Caravan against fear mobilizes the masses.   • Indiana Red Cross blood workers chose Teamsters.   • Broadening ‘Buy American’ is the path to prosperity.   • Tax cuts defund the very things that boost the economy.
    STAMP OUT HUNGER FOOD DRIVE
    04/28/17 - UFCW 1439
    UFCW Local 1439 is partnering with the National Association of Letter Carriers STAMP OUT HUNGER FOOD DRIVE Dear Member of Local 1439: We know how hard you work, and we thank you for all you do to making our union family and communities stronger. One of the incredible ways we’ve all made a difference in our communities is by helping address the serious problem of hunger.
    Arlington Heights Village Board Meeting
    04/28/17 - Teamsters Local 743
    Most Workers Today Are Underpaid, And It Gets Worse
    04/28/17 - Teamsters Local 355
    Apr. 28, 2017  | WAGES | The jobs reports would have us believe our rebound from the recession is almost complete. The reality is very different. The Economist has some fancy words for it: “job polarization,” in which middle-skill jobs decline while low-skill and high-skill jobs increase and the workforce “bifurcated” into two extremes of income.
    AT&T Mobility
    04/28/17 - Communications Workers of America Local 2336
    This morning, CWA gave notice to AT&T Mobility management that we are exercising our right to terminate the Orange Contract in 72 hours. That doesn't mean we are going on strike, but it means we are one step closer. Back in February, the union and management reached an agreement to extend the contract.
    IBEW - AT&T Tentative Agreement Details Update
    04/28/17 - International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local Union 21
    Friday, April 28, 2017 - Earlier this week the IBEW SCT-3 announced a new tentative agreement was reached with AT&T. This update contains more information on changes made to articles, appendixes, memorandums and letters.  More information and a contract overview will be provided at the May IBEW Local 21 Union meetings and specially called meetings.
    2017 Summer Camp Program Announcement
    04/28/17 - CWA Local 1123
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    Most Workers Today Are Underpaid, And It Gets Worse
    04/28/17 - Teamsters Local 992
    Apr. 28, 2017  | WAGES | The jobs reports would have us believe our rebound from the recession is almost complete. The reality is very different. The Economist has some fancy words for it: “job polarization,” in which middle-skill jobs decline while low-skill and high-skill jobs increase and the workforce “bifurcated” into two extremes of income.
    This Event is Full - Burbank Parade
    04/28/17 - IATSE Local 33
    This event is full Attention Local 33 members and Probationary members, Burbank is having a parade this weekend. We are looking for a few people to march in the parade and represent IATSE Local 33. If you are available and would like to attend. Please contact Randy Pitkin at rpitkin@iatse33.com. If you're able to attend please wear your Local 33 garb.
    AT&T Press Release
    04/28/17 - Communications Workers of America Local 1120
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    72 Hour Notice
    04/28/17 - Communications Workers of America Local 1120
    This morning, CWA gave notice to AT&T Mobility management that we are exercising our right to terminate the Orange Contract in 72 hours. That doesn't mean we are going on strike, but it means we are one step closer. Back in February, the union and management reached an agreement to extend the contract.
    Raise the Wage for State Workers Press Conference, May 5, 2017
    04/28/17 - AFSCME Local 4041
    2017 Local 6 Softball Team Tryouts
    04/28/17 - IBEW Local 6
    In Case You Missed It
    04/28/17 - Teamsters Local 888
      • Alex Acosta confirmed as labor secretary.   • Caravan against fear mobilizes the masses.   • Indiana Red Cross blood workers chose Teamsters.   • Broadening ‘Buy American’ is the path to prosperity.   • Tax cuts defund the very things that boost the economy.
    Most Workers Today Are Underpaid, And It Gets Worse
    04/28/17 - Teamsters Local 888
    Apr. 28, 2017  | WAGES | The jobs reports would have us believe our rebound from the recession is almost complete. The reality is very different. The Economist has some fancy words for it: “job polarization,” in which middle-skill jobs decline while low-skill and high-skill jobs increase and the workforce “bifurcated” into two extremes of income.
    Zombie ACA repeal bill - It's baaaaaack
    04/27/17 - CWA Local 2222
    For those of you following, you've probably read by now that a group of Republicans have reached a compromise on changes to their ACA repeal bill. It's a really bad bill that basically would allow for health insurance companies to once again start charging higher rights for people with preexisting conditions.  A floor vote could come as early as this Friday.
    Union & Specially Called AT&T Contract Overview Meetings
    04/27/17 - International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local Union 21
    April 27, 2017 - May Union meetings have changed and additional AT&T Contract Overview meetings will be held during the Month of May. 
    Report: Trump Plans to Fill the NLRB With Union-Busters
    04/27/17 - Teamsters local 570
    Apr. 27, 2017  | WORKERS’ RIGHTS | Just a few weeks ago at a building trades convention, President Donald Trump promised labor leaders that they would “always find an open door” at the White House. That door seemingly was shut in their faces. Trump will soon nominate a union-buster to sit on the National Labor Relations Board, according to a Politico report.
    Montana AFL-CIO Backs Quist for Congress, “Rob Quist is a homegrown Montanan”
    04/27/17 - Montana State AFL-CIO
    Following interviews with Rob Quist, Democratic candidate for U.S. Congress and Greg Gianforte, Republican candidate for U.S. Congress, the Montana AFL-CIO's Executive Board voted unanimously to endorse Rob Quistto fill the Congressional seat vacated by now Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke.
    Report: Trump Plans to Fill the NLRB With Union-Busters
    04/27/17 - Teamsters Local 355
    Apr. 27, 2017  | WORKERS’ RIGHTS | Just a few weeks ago at a building trades convention, President Donald Trump promised labor leaders that they would “always find an open door” at the White House. That door seemingly was shut in their faces. Trump will soon nominate a union-buster to sit on the National Labor Relations Board, according to a Politico report.
    American Announces Mid-Term Pay Increases for Pilots and Flight Attendants
    04/27/17 - TWU Local 568
    American Airlines yesterday announced mid-contract pay increases for its pilot and flight attendant groups. The Company states its reasoning is that those two groups have fallen significantly behind their industry peers with long durations before their collective bargaining agreements are open for negotiations.
    Rest In Peace, Brother
    04/27/17 - IUEC Local 10
    The Officers and Members of Local #10, International Union of Elevator Constructors, are hereby notified of the passing of Honorary Brother Lawrence N. Ricker, JR. on April 26, 2017.  Officers and members may call at the Haight Funeral Home and Chapel, 6416 Sykesville Road, Sykesville, MD on Sunday, April 30, 2017 from 6 - 8 PM, where services will be held on Monday, May 1, 2017 at 10:00 am.
    Report: Trump Plans to Fill the NLRB With Union-Busters
    04/27/17 - Teamsters Local 992
    Apr. 27, 2017  | WORKERS’ RIGHTS | Just a few weeks ago at a building trades convention, President Donald Trump promised labor leaders that they would “always find an open door” at the White House. That door seemingly was shut in their faces. Trump will soon nominate a union-buster to sit on the National Labor Relations Board, according to a Politico report.
    Workers Memorial 2017: Mourn for the Dead, Fight for the Living
    04/27/17 - HVALF AFL-CIO
    We remember our fallen and fight for the living. May 15, 2017: Timmy Hein (son of Gil Heim) 3rd Annual Golf Outing Scholarship – For students who graduate from Clarkstown South [CLICK HERE FOR FORMS AND INFORMATION] May 20, 2017: Phil Toppy Moresco Memorial Golf Outing - Iron Workers Local 417 Scholarship Fund.
    In Memoriam
    04/27/17 - IBEW Local 191
    John Metz, age 64, passed away Sunday, April 23, 2017. He was born July 23, 1952 in Polson, Montana to Mondell and June Metz. John was preceded in death by his parents, brothers Mondell and Leo, and first wife Perly.
    APWU Receives Favorable Arbitration Ruling Clerk Craft Gains 362 Administrative and Technical Jobs
    04/27/17 - Queens Area Local AMERICAN POSTAL WORKERS UNION AFL-CIO
    Arbitrator Goldberg ruled that the Postal Service failed to make a good faith effort to return 362 administrative and technical jobs to the Clerk Craft. The arbitration award was issued on April 21, 2017 and settles a long-standing dispute over the Clerk Craft Jobs Memorandum of Understanding in the 2010 Collective Bargaining Agreement.
    No one should be fooled by Trump’s campaign promise not to cut Social Security
    04/27/17 - Queens Area Local AMERICAN POSTAL WORKERS UNION AFL-CIO
    As part of his tax package, Donald Trump reportedly is planning to propose replacing employee contributions to Social Security with general revenue. The proposal is a Trojan horse: It appears to be a gift, in the form of middle class tax relief, but would, if enacted, lead to the destruction of working Americans’ fundamental economic security.
    Workers strike for a $15 wage, and this time with the support of the entire Democratic Party
    04/27/17 - Queens Area Local AMERICAN POSTAL WORKERS UNION AFL-CIO
    Daquan Jackson was supposed to be at work at 7 a.m. on Wednesday. By late morning, he should have been grilling the large amounts of chicken and steak required to feed customers during the lunchtime rush at the Qdoba Mexican restaurant in the Pentagon. Instead, Jackson joined roughly 400 other federal contract workers and low-wage employees with Good Jobs Nation striking outside the U.S.
    602 run-off results
    04/27/17 - Lansing Labor News
    Doug Fox has been elected Recording Secretary in the Local 602 run-off election held this week.
    Trump says he’s stopping jobs from going abroad. Here’s the truth.
    04/27/17 - Queens Area Local AMERICAN POSTAL WORKERS UNION AFL-CIO
    At least 11,934 Americans have lost or are losing their jobs to production moved overseas since Inauguration Day. Susan Haines and Sharon Vanacker knew something was wrong when their CTS Corporation factory in Elkhart, Indiana shut down production one afternoon in June of last year. That “never happens, unless it’s a holiday or something,” Vanacker said.
    Report: Trump Plans to Fill the NLRB With Union-Busters
    04/27/17 - Teamsters Local 888
    Apr. 27, 2017  | WORKERS’ RIGHTS | Just a few weeks ago at a building trades convention, President Donald Trump promised labor leaders that they would “always find an open door” at the White House. That door seemingly was shut in their faces. Trump will soon nominate a union-buster to sit on the National Labor Relations Board, according to a Politico report.
    Raffle to support NHDOC Officer's child
    04/26/17 - New Hampshire Police Association
    Signed Tom Brady Super Bowl LI Helmet Fundraiser Constantine Salce Constantine is the 9 year old son of Correctional Officer Dominic Salce and his wife Lu.  Constantine was born with the genetic disorder Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA).  SMA is a genetic disease affecting the part of the nervous system that controls voluntary muscle movement.
    Workers Memorial Day is April 28Join an Event Near You!
    04/26/17 - Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen
    Each year, thousands of workers die and millions more are injured or sickened from dangerous working conditions.
    May 1 2017
    04/26/17 - IUPAT local 10
    Join Local Ten in solidarity on May Day (International Workers Day).
    When Wall Street Writes the Rules for Retirement
    04/26/17 - Teamsters local 570
    Apr. 26, 2017  | WAGES | Democrats are uniting behind Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) in a legislative push to raise the federal minimum wage to $15 per hour. Sanders will reintroduce a $15 minimum wage bill Wednesday, attracting support from some Democrats such as Senator Patty Murray (Wash.), who previously supported a smaller minimum wage increase.
    Sanders, Dems Introduce $15 Minimum Wage Bill
    04/26/17 - Teamsters Local 355
    Apr. 26, 2017  | WAGES | Democrats are uniting behind Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) in a legislative push to raise the federal minimum wage to $15 per hour. Sanders will reintroduce a $15 minimum wage bill Wednesday, attracting support from some Democrats such as Senator Patty Murray (Wash.), who previously supported a smaller minimum wage increase.
    April 15, 2017 Front Page
    04/26/17 - Kansas City Labor Beacon Newspaper
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    Teamsters 419 #Fairness Information Demonstration
    04/26/17 - Teamsters local 419
    Charlotte Area Local Return Ballot Instruction
    04/26/17 - Charlotte Area Local APWU
    April 26, 2017 Dear member, Please make sure that you sign your ballot return envelope legibly where you would normally enter your return address. Unsigned or illegibly signed envelopes shall be ineligible for the count.
    Smiles Are Best At GMS!
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