Donald Trump will be coronated tonight as the Republican nominee for President. Americans will then be faced with trying to understand what a Trump presidency means for themselves, their loved ones, their jobs, their communities and their country.
Donald Trump says he’ll make America great by being tough on trade, building things and creating jobs. Sure, it sounds good, but Trump is forgetting one thing: actions really do speak louder than words.
Trump’s GOP Platform Won’t Make America Work
By Ed Wytkind
After a quick review of what the GOP platform has in store for our nation’s transportation system and working people, one thing is clear: tonight’s theme at Donald Trump’s coronation — “Make America Work” — needs a tweak.
If you are a union member who participates in certain Union Plus programs and have been affected by the recent deadly floods and mudslides that struck West Virginia, you may be eligible for financial assistance. Unprecedented flooding has left thousands of families displaced, and many do not have flood insurance.
The Your Track to Health brand represents the wide array of health and welfare benefits and resources available to eligible Railroad employees and their dependents. Whenever you see Your Track to Health, you can know and trust that the information is important and is being provided to help you better understand and optimize your health and welfare benefits.
BRS Family Member Awarded
2016 Union Plus Scholarship
Winner Honored for Achievement and Union Values
Washington, D.C. — Union Plus recently awarded $150,000 in scholarships to 104 students representing 32 unions, including one winner representing the Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen (BRS).
FRONT ROYAL, VA — On June 15, 2016, the members of the Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen’s Grand Executive Council elected to unanimously endorse former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for President of the United States.
In light of recent fatalities involving roadway workers, the FAMES Committee is reissuing the On-Track Safety Briefings recommendations as a reminder to all roadway workers of their responsibilities and rights when fouling a track. It is imperative that every roadway worker understands what protections are in place before fouling a track and whenever on-track safety protections change.
The Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers Union (BCTGM), which represents nearly 4,000 members at Mondelez International, maker of Nabisco snack products — escalated its efforts to promote its “Check the Label” campaign. The action is in response to the layoff of the first 277 workers at the Southside Nabisco Chicago Bakery.