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    Get Your Application in Today For Entertainment Electrics!!
    05/21/18 - IATSE Local 488
    Local 488 is excited to bring Entertainment Electrics to Portland, April 2-5,  and to Seattle on April 9-12 . This ETCP recognized class is 3 days of classroom work and 1 hands-on/practical day with equipment. Attached is the flyer and the applications for both Portland and Seattle.
    233 Members of Congress Just Voted to Steal Social Security’s $2.9 Trillion Surplus
    04/19/18 - Queens Area Local AMERICAN POSTAL WORKERS UNION AFL-CIO
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    2018 Workers Memorial Day
    04/19/18 - Lansing Labor News
    Cuts to Health and Safety Programs Will Mean More Fatalities, Injuries Workers Memorial Day is April 28, the anniversary of the effective date of the Occupational Safety and Health Act. An estimated 553,000 lives have been saved by the worker protections established in the OSHA regulations. Now these regulations are under attack. Resources to address safety hazards are being cut.
    Join IATSE Local 28 & Local 488 for Continuing Organizing Member Education Training!
    04/18/18 - IATSE Local 488
    Come join us MAY 7TH at the Oregon AFL-CIO from 1-5pm for a great program for all Union Members! This training is provided by the IATSE International. All IATSE Local Members are welcome!
    U.S. HOSE SRTIKE OVER! MEMBERS RATIFY NEW 5-YEAR AGREEMENT
    04/18/18 - Teamsters Local 179
    After a two week strike, members at U.S. Hose in Romeoville overwhelmingly ratified a new 5-year agreement on Wednesday April 18.
    A Note from the Business Agents 4/18/2018
    04/18/18 - IATSE Local 33
    Late last night we signed a Deal with McNally Enterprises INC out of Orange County. They do a lot of Fashion Shows, Corporate Scenery, internet streaming shows, etc. Really a great shop of one-stop needs. They build scenery, do LED walls, lighting installs, Sound, Audio, Video.  I.A.T.S.
    ABF Tentative Agreement Information
    04/18/18 - Teamsters Local 776
    Additional details concerning the ABF tentative agreement and information on the voting ...
    Even If Trump Wants to Rejoin TPP, That Ship May Have Sailed
    04/18/18 - Teamsters local 570
    April 18, 2018 | TRADE AGREEMENTS | […] Most experts still deem it unlikely that all current CPTPP members will welcome the U.S. back with open arms, especially if the president makes tough demands. Last week, trade ministers from Australia, Japan and Malaysia made clear that they would welcome the U.S. joining the CPTPP, but that the U.S. should not expect substantial changes to be made.
    The Teachers’ Union Boomerang
    04/18/18 - Teamsters local 570
    April 17, 2018 | STRIKES | The successful strike by teachers in West Virginia in March has kicked off a wave of organizing and walk-outs in other places, including Oklahoma, Arizona, and Kentucky.
    Pilot unions help one another
    04/18/18 - IBT Local 1108
    As word of the management-sponsored decertification campaign spreads, other pilot unions, including NJASAP, the NetJets pilot union, wasted no time in offering support to Local 1108. Predictably, management’s decertification group responded by trying to create a wedge between us and our NJASAP peers. Decertification requires division.
    Even If Trump Wants to Rejoin TPP, That Ship May Have Sailed
    04/18/18 - Teamsters Local 355
    April 18, 2018 | TRADE AGREEMENTS | […] Most experts still deem it unlikely that all current CPTPP members will welcome the U.S. back with open arms, especially if the president makes tough demands. Last week, trade ministers from Australia, Japan and Malaysia made clear that they would welcome the U.S. joining the CPTPP, but that the U.S. should not expect substantial changes to be made.
    SOLIDARITY | A letter from CAPA President Collins >> "... we regard any campaign to reduce union density or weaken collective bargaining strength [...] a threat to the interests of all professional flight deck crew members."
    04/18/18 - IBT Local 1108
    April 18, 2018 Flight Options & Flexjet Pilots International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local 1108 P.O.
    Training Classes Available
    04/18/18 - IUOE Local 286
    You as a member of Local 286 you are eligible to take training at the new state-of-the-art training IUOE facility of Houston, Texas. We have attached  the registration packets for your information. The packets include the following: Course Name, Dates, Description and a Registration form.
    Workers Memorial Day Observance
    04/18/18 - IBEW Local 191
    Workers Memorial Day Observance Start: April 25, 2018 • 5:00 PM Snohomish County Courthouse Courtyard• 300 Rockefeller Avenue, Everett, WA 98201 Host Contact Info: Leonard Kelly/Charlotte Muny 425-259-7922 E-mail: charlotte@snolabor.
    Even If Trump Wants to Rejoin TPP, That Ship May Have Sailed
    04/18/18 - Teamsters Local 992
    April 18, 2018 | TRADE AGREEMENTS | […] Most experts still deem it unlikely that all current CPTPP members will welcome the U.S. back with open arms, especially if the president makes tough demands. Last week, trade ministers from Australia, Japan and Malaysia made clear that they would welcome the U.S. joining the CPTPP, but that the U.S. should not expect substantial changes to be made.
    The Teachers’ Union Boomerang
    04/18/18 - Teamsters Local 992
    April 18, 2018 | STRIKES | The successful strike by teachers in West Virginia in March has kicked off a wave of organizing and walk-outs in other places, including Oklahoma, Arizona, and Kentucky.
    City Council introduces new EPPD patrol cars, approve building award
    04/18/18 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
    EL PASO, Texas - City Council handed El Paso Police Department keys to more than a dozen new patrol cars at Tuesday's Council meeting.    The delivery of the units is part of the Council's efforts to replace 300 patrol units within a two-year period.
    Negron/Carroll Scholarship Fund Golf Tournament
    04/18/18 - NJLESA
    Please see attached for event details on Friday, June 8, 2018.
    TO ALL ABF MEMBERS
    04/18/18 - Teamsters Local 71
    NOTICE OF REFERENDUM FOR PROPSED CHANGEDS TO THE ABF NATIONAL MASTER AGREMENT, SUPPLEMENTS AND RIDERS: The Referendum is being conducted by electronic ballot. Voter information will be mailed to all eligible members on or about Thursday, April 19, 2018. All votes must be received by ballotpoint by 8:00 pm eastern time on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 to be counted.
    Bellingham Bells OPENING NIGHT!
    04/18/18 - IBEW Local 191
    .OPENING NIGHT...June 4th @ 6:35pm, For the Bellingham Bells vs. the Walla Walla Sweets We have 400 tickets for opening night! Come Join us for a night of Fun
    Even If Trump Wants to Rejoin TPP, That Ship May Have Sailed
    04/18/18 - Teamsters Local 888
    April 18, 2018 | TRADE AGREEMENTS | […] Most experts still deem it unlikely that all current CPTPP members will welcome the U.S. back with open arms, especially if the president makes tough demands. Last week, trade ministers from Australia, Japan and Malaysia made clear that they would welcome the U.S. joining the CPTPP, but that the U.S. should not expect substantial changes to be made.
    The Teachers’ Union Boomerang
    04/18/18 - Teamsters Local 888
    April 18, 2018 | STRIKES | The successful strike by teachers in West Virginia in March has kicked off a wave of organizing and walk-outs in other places, including Oklahoma, Arizona, and Kentucky.
    A Note from the Business Agent Theatre 4/17/2018
    04/17/18 - IATSE Local 33
    Brothers and Sisters and Non-Members; I would like to apologize for my last letter in regards to ASAP calls.  I should not have given a time frame to report for an ASAP call!  To clarify, an ASAP call is just that, “AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.
    SOLIDARITY | A letter from SWAPA President Weaks >> "...Say no to decertification.
    04/17/18 - IBT Local 1108
    April 17, 2018 To All Flight Options & Flexjet Pilots: On behalf of the 9,500 members of the Southwest Airlines Pilots Association (SWAPA), the pilots of Southwest Airlines, I write to you today to express our unconditional support for International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local 1108 and the representation services it provides to the pilots of Flight Options and Flexjet.
    The Teachers’ Union Boomerang
    04/17/18 - Teamsters Local 355
    April 17, 2018 | STRIKES | The successful strike by teachers in West Virginia in March has kicked off a wave of organizing and walk-outs in other places, including Oklahoma, Arizona, and Kentucky.
    AMFA Dispatches Accident Investigation Team
    04/17/18 - AMFA Local 32
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    Don't forget to vote in the runoff election, May 22 2018
    04/17/18 - Montgomery County Law Enforcement Assn.
    Members,  Just a reminder, the runoff election is May 22, 2018. Get the word out, and VOTE.
    Election Notice - Run Off Election for Alternate Delegate April 20th
    04/17/18 - UAW Local 4911
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    Election Notice - Delegate Election April 13th
    04/17/18 - UAW Local 4911
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    Results of April 6th Nominations
    04/17/18 - UAW Local 4911
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    Press Release: AMFA Dispatches SWA Accident Investigation Team Representatives
    04/17/18 - AMFA
    April 17, 2018 -- The reported accident on Southwest Flight #1380 from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Dallas Love Field (DAL) and was diverted to Philadelphia (PHL) has prompted the Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association (AMFA) to dispatch Accident Investigation Team (AIT) Representatives. Our AIT Representatives are currently in route to PHL and we are maintaining constant communication with them to support their activity during this investigation.
    Results from the April 13th Delegate Election
    04/17/18 - UAW Local 4911
    Elected Delegates from the April 13, 2018 Technical Unit/Skilled Trades Unit/Sparrow Specialty Hospital Delegate Election: Corey Engle and Wil Slone Congratulations and thank you to all that participated in this election.
    A message from NJASAP President Lerouz
    04/17/18 - IBT Local 1108
    Dear Fellow Pilot, I am writing to you today to offer a message of support and encouragement as you face one of the most pivotal moments in the history of your Union.
    Run Off Alternate Delegate Election April 20th
    04/17/18 - UAW Local 4911
    Run Off Election for an Alternate Delegate Friday, April 20, 2018, 7am–8pm UAW Local 4911, 1010 River Street, Lansing, MI 48912 Only members in good standing from TECHNICAL UNIT, SKILLED TRADES UNIT AND SPARROW SPECIALTY HOSPITAL may vote in this election.
    LABOR RALLIES AS UNION-BUSTING ESCALATES AT ONESKY
    04/17/18 - IBT Local 1108
    LABOR RALLIES AS UNION-BUSTING ESCALATES AT ONESKY
    Happy Retirement!
    04/16/18 - Teamsters Local 776
    Recently Local 776 member Mike Chronister retired after working for forty-two years for the...
    MLK 50 - Honoring the Legacy of Dr. King
    04/16/18 - AFSCME Council 76
    AFSCME Council 76 went down to Memphis with some of our AFL-CIO brothers and sisters to honor the 50th anniversary of Dr Martin Luther King's death. MLK was a true advocate for all working people- in fact, it was a workers strike against unsafe conditions and poverty wages that compelled him to Memphis, his final resting place.
    2018 Golf Tournament
    04/16/18 - Teamsters Local 175
    N O T I C E     2018 Scrambles Tournament Teamster Members & Retirees     Saturday, June 2, 2018 7:15 a.m. Riviera Country Club  (6290 Ohio River, Lesage, WV  25537) From Chas.
    Forget Robots, The Future Belongs to Workers
    04/16/18 - Teamsters local 570
    April 16, 2018 | JOBS | Is the future going to be a workers’ paradise? Maybe not, but leverage in the workplace may finally be shifting from bosses to the rank and file after a lost decade for labor. The stage is set, according to a new survey of the U.S. and global labor markets.
    Forget Robots, The Future Belongs to Workers
    04/16/18 - Teamsters Local 355
    April 16, 2018 | JOBS | Is the future going to be a workers’ paradise? Maybe not, but leverage in the workplace may finally be shifting from bosses to the rank and file after a lost decade for labor. The stage is set, according to a new survey of the U.S. and global labor markets.
    Forget Robots, The Future Belongs to Workers
    04/16/18 - Teamsters Local 992
    April 16, 2018 | JOBS | Is the future going to be a workers’ paradise? Maybe not, but leverage in the workplace may finally be shifting from bosses to the rank and file after a lost decade for labor. The stage is set, according to a new survey of the U.S. and global labor markets.
    President Issues Executive Order on USPS
    04/16/18 - Queens Area Local AMERICAN POSTAL WORKERS UNION AFL-CIO
    President Trump has issued an Executive Order to form a “task force” to evaluate the finances of the United States Postal Service. Such evaluation will include pricing, policies and the costs of the workforce.
    Update on Contract Negotiation Preparations on April 23
    04/16/18 - Queens Area Local AMERICAN POSTAL WORKERS UNION AFL-CIO
    Contract Negotiation Opening Day – June 26 – is around the corner. Please join the APWU National Negotiations Committee (NNC) for a live Tele-Town Hall for updates on negotiation preparations that are under way. Members will also hear updates on the contract campaign and how they can get involved.
    NCPSO News Letter
    04/16/18 - CWA/NCPSO Local 2201
    For your information, heres the first volume of the 2018 NCPSO News Letter. We did have progress in 2018.
    UPS Freight
    04/16/18 - Teamsters Local 71
    The Teamsters National UPS Freight Negotiating Committee also made headway this week in a number of areas. Tentative agreements were reached on Article 13, Compensation Claims, Article 15, Equipment and Safety, Article 23, Time Clocks and Timesheets, and Article 24, Leave of Absence.
    UPS Contract Negotiations Update, April 13, 2018
    04/16/18 - Teamsters Local 71
    The Teamsters National UPS Negotiating Committee concluded the sixth round of negotiations this week and focused on subcontracting and other issues. The UPS Freight National Negotiating Committee made strides on compensation claims, equipment and safety, and other issues.
    Executive Order on USPS a Rough Draft
    04/16/18 - Charlotte Area Local APWU
    President Issues Executive Order on USPS WEB NEWS ARTICLE #:  38-2018 04/13/2018 - President Trump has issued an Executive Order to form a “task force” to evaluate the finances of the United States Postal Service. Such evaluation will include pricing, policies and the costs of the workforce.

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