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Rory's Rockets
04/15/14 - UAW Local 1284
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1st Annual Motorcycle Run / 2nd Annual Car & Bike Show
04/15/14 - POSPD Officer's Bargaining Unit (affiliated with IBT - Local 117)
On Saturday, June 21st our Union will be conducting two events: The first annual motorcycle run and second annual car and bike show (see attached PDF flyers for more info).
Montana CEOs Paid 61 Times Average Worker, 135 Times Minimum Wage Worker
04/15/14 - Montana State AFL-CIO
2014 Executive PayWatch exposes high paid CEOs in the low wage economy www.PayWatch.org Helena, MT, April 15, 2014 – According to the AFL-CIO’s 2014 Executive PayWatch website, the average CEO of a company based in Montana made $2.2 million, 61 times more than the $36,294 earned by the average Montana worker.
VEBA Update
04/15/14 - UAW Local 1284
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Sock Hop
04/15/14 - UAW Local 1284
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Security Unit reaches long awaited contract TA
04/15/14 - Oregon AFSCME Corrections
Ratification ballots will go out shortly
Maintaining Professional Standards
04/15/14 - AFA-CWA Local Council 57
Working in a shrinking, changing airline operation is always frustrating, creating unique challenges.  This coupled with the added stress of possible unknowns, a merger and upcoming training is likely to result in frayed nerves, and occasionally conflict amongst our Flight Attendants.  The Professional Standards team can help.   What is our Professional Standards team.
Rebuilding Together
04/15/14 - IBEW Local 6
Once again Rebuilding Together is here, Saturday  April 26, 2014. We have 12 jobs lined up for that day, some small and some large. We have put them in order of manpower needed and hope to have a large turn out as in the past. What we need besides volunteers is service vans to run these jobs and if anyone who has a van can contact Steve Powers.
FRA to Issue Proposed Rule on MinimumTrain Crew Size
04/15/14 - Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen
Railroad Safety Advisory Committee Approves Other Key Recommendations on Train Securement and Hazardous Materials Regulations WASHINGTON — The U.S.
Available Classes
04/15/14 - INTERNATIONAL BROTHERHOOD OF ELECTRICAL WORKERS LOCAL 159
To see what classes are available, go to the left column of our homepage.
Summer Picnic Local 159
04/15/14 - INTERNATIONAL BROTHERHOOD OF ELECTRICAL WORKERS LOCAL 159
Save the date August 9 2014 at Warner Park Shelter.
Black Lake Retiree Retreat
04/15/14 - UAW Local 1284
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UPS Louisville Air Rider Voted Down
04/15/14 - Teamsters Local 264
The UPS Louisville Air Rider was voted down, 185 to 2,804.
CEO–to–Worker Pay Ratio is 331:1
04/15/14 - Teamsters Local 355
April 15, 2014  | WAR ON WORKERS | High-paid CEOs of low-wage employers are fueling the growing economic inequality. In 2013, CEOs of the Standard & Poor's  (S&P) 500 Index companies received, on average, $11.7 million in total compensation, according to the AFL-CIO's analysis of available data from 350 companies.
CEO–to–Worker Pay Ratio is 331:1
04/15/14 - Teamsters local 570
April 15, 2014  | WAR ON WORKERS | High-paid CEOs of low-wage employers are fueling the growing economic inequality. In 2013, CEOs of the Standard & Poor's  (S&P) 500 Index companies received, on average, $11.7 million in total compensation, according to the AFL-CIO's analysis of available data from 350 companies.
Retailers Anxious Over Negotiations
04/15/14 - ILWU Local 40
http://www.marinelink.com/news/negotiations-retailers367057.
Industry Night
04/15/14 - IBEW Local Union 48
Membership Development Report   Oscar Mérida The work picture for IBEW Local 48 has been good with the majority of our membership working.  As union electricians, it is great to experience the “good times,” but when our contractors are still in need of labor and having calls go unfilled, we have to ramp up our efforts.
2014 Candidate Screenings
04/15/14 - Greater Kansas City AFL-CIO
The 2014 Greater Kansas City AFL-CIO Candidate Screening Questionnaire can be downloaded by clicking here.  Candidates please fillout the questionnaire and return it via E-mail: becky@kcaflcio.org or fax: 816.221.6256.
National Public Safety Telecommunications week!
04/15/14 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
TTD Praises Federal Railroad Administration Plan for New Rule on 2-Person Rail Crews
04/15/14 - Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen
WASHINGTON, DC — Edward Wytkind, president of the Transportation Trades Department, AFL-CIO (TTD), today commends the Federal Railroad Administration on its intention to issue a new rule on two-person train crew requirements.
Custom Download Page Folders
04/15/14 - support.unionactive.com
The custom download pages now have the option to add folders to each page. The folders help with organizing files in the page and will display similar to the main download page area folders. The folders will also display a "New File!" alert in red text when a new file has been added to a folder.
CEO–to–Worker Pay Ratio is 331:1
04/15/14 - Teamsters Local 992
April 15, 2014  | WAR ON WORKERS | High-paid CEOs of low-wage employers are fueling the growing economic inequality. In 2013, CEOs of the Standard & Poor's  (S&P) 500 Index companies received, on average, $11.7 million in total compensation, according to the AFL-CIO's analysis of available data from 350 companies.
Visit to Washington, DC – April 2014
04/15/14 - AMFA
Part of the AMFA National leadership team was in Washington, DC on April 9, 2014, to visit with our lobbying team and other stakeholders regarding our legislative goals. The National Director, National Secretary/Treasurer, and Region I Director started the day with Lobbyit.com, where AMFA was gladly received.
Victory
04/15/14 - Teamsters Local 61
Woo-hoo! NY Teamsters ratify historic 5-year contract with Phoenix/Lobo Beverages Phoenix Beverages Owner Rod Braymen, Local 812, Recording Secretary John Ulrich and the members of the Phoenix Beverages Negotiating Committee after endorsement.
TOWC Meet "n" Greet
04/15/14 - Teamsters local 419
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Local 436 Annual Golf Outing scheduled for June 28, 2014
04/15/14 - Teamsters Local Union No. 436
Teamsters Local 436 Annual Golf Outing is scheduled for Saturday, June 28, 2014.
Susan Fletcher Interview
04/14/14 - Collin County Deputies Association
The following link will take you to an interview Susan Fletcher did today on the radio.  In the interview she discusses the importance of public safety in Collin County.  I would like for all of our members to listen to this interview and see why this association chose to endorse her.
We Are In Danger of Losing Our Country's Assets
04/14/14 - Teamsters Local 355
April 14, 2014  | ECONOMY | We Americans blithely ignore the long-term effects of allowing foreign corporations to purchase the assets of our country in the form of companies, land, and resources. We are selling off our ability to produce wealth by allowing so many American corporations to be purchased by foreign corporations.
Ashcraft and Gerel Union Scholarship 2014! Download an Application Here
04/14/14 - UFCW Local 1994 MCGEO
Martin E. Gerel Memorial Union Scholarship 2014 DEADLINE: April 30, 2014 The law firm of Ashcraft & Gerel, LLP has always valued their connection with the Washington, DC Union Movement. In recognition of this special relationship, the firm established a Union Scholarship Program more than 30 years ago.
New Radio Station
04/14/14 - AFSCME Local 1360 Akron City Employees
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RRR DUTY CLARIFICATION
04/14/14 - AFA-CWA Local Council 57
During a recent grievance process regarding Ready Reserve, it was discovered a Crew Scheduler had calculated the time a Flight Attendant had served RRR as only being from RRR check-in until the time she wasassigned a pairing.
April 3rd Front Page
04/14/14 - Kansas City Labor Beacon Newspaper
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Nationals - The boys of summer
04/14/14 - IUEC Local 10
The boys of summer are back in DC.  The Washington Nationals have come back to play ball.  With the nice spring weather comes baseball season.  The Nats are not doing too badly.  If you are a big Nats fan and you would like to win tickets to a game, come to the May and June Union meetings and you could win tickets to attend a game.
We Are In Danger of Losing Our Country's Assets
04/14/14 - Teamsters local 570
April 14, 2014  | ECONOMY | We Americans blithely ignore the long-term effects of allowing foreign corporations to purchase the assets of our country in the form of companies, land, and resources. We are selling off our ability to produce wealth by allowing so many American corporations to be purchased by foreign corporations.
Funeral Services for Officer Alex Guerra
04/14/14 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
The El Paso Municipal Police Officers Association is sad to announce the passing of one of its members.  Officer Alejandro “Alex” Guerra #2078 passed away on Saturday, April 12, 2014 after he had been admitted to the hospital a week prior.
2014 Scholarship Information and Application
04/14/14 - UAW local 602
New DOT Exam Update!!!!
04/14/14 - ATU local 1001
We Are In Danger of Losing Our Country's Assets
04/14/14 - Teamsters Local 992
April 14, 2014  | ECONOMY | We Americans blithely ignore the long-term effects of allowing foreign corporations to purchase the assets of our country in the form of companies, land, and resources. We are selling off our ability to produce wealth by allowing so many American corporations to be purchased by foreign corporations.
Fede
04/14/14 - Greater Salt Lake Unified Police Federation
From: Don Campbell, president Unified Police Federation Subject: Endorsement vote for Salt Lake County District Attorney Folks, The results of your vote for District Attorney are in. I would like to thank you for your participation. These votes represent your interests and are an important part of the Federation and the way we work.
If you want to play, you better hurry
04/14/14 - IUEC Local 10
The Russell G. Hansborough Memorial Golf Tournament is filling up quickly.  If you want to play, get your foursome together and get your paperwork and money into Sonny as soon as possible.  The tournament will take place on Friday May 30, 2014 at the Glen Dale Golf Course.  The cost is $105.00 per person, and all who play must wear appropriate gof attire.
2nd Annual United We Stand Golf Tournament
04/14/14 - IUOE local 370
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NORTHERN ILLINOIS READY MIX AND MATERIALS MEMBERS ON STRIKE!
04/14/14 - Teamsters Local 179
On Sunday, April 13th, Teamster members at Local 179, 301, 330, and 673 voted overwhelmingly to reject the fourth and final offer from the Northern Illinois Ready Mix and Materials (NIRMMA) employers.  Companies on strike are:  Ozinga Ready Mix Concrete, Welsch Ready Mix, Prairie Materials and Coal City Redi-Mix.
Labor Studies Center Workshops
04/14/14 - UAW Local 412
These are the last workshops the Labor Studies Center will be offering until Fall 2014.  Grievance Investigation & Presentation When:  Wednesday, April 16, 2014Time:    6:30-9:00PMWhere: Room 116 State Hall, WSU Main CampusFee: $40.
After Members Shoot Down Substandard UPS Proposal By 94%, President Zuckerman Sends Letter To Ken Hall
04/14/14 - Teamsters Local 89
Following the tremendous rejection of the latest Louisville Air Supplement proposal, President Zuckerman has sent a letter to IBT Secretary-Treasurer and Package Division Director Ken Hall asking him to fulfill his duty to the membership and support the thousands of Worldport Teamsters in their fight for a fair contract.
A great April day at Sandelie East
04/13/14 - Don and Pete Golf Oregon
It'd sure be nice if they kept the course up better ...
Law Enforcement Appreciation Event
04/13/14 - Connecticut State Lodge Fraternal Order of Police
Come out to historic Fenway Park and stand with the Boston Red Sox in saluting America’s law enforcement and public safety professionals. Join us for a Law Enforcement Appreciation event as the Boston Red Sox take on the Cincinnati Reds on Wednesday, May 7th, at Fenway Park.
How APWU Activists Are Building a Movement
04/12/14 - Queens Area Local AMERICAN POSTAL WORKERS UNION AFL-CIO
Dozens of locals, state organizations and retiree chapters are preparing for the April 24 National Day of Action to protest the Postal Service’s sweetheart deal with Staples, which puts “postal” counters in the office supply stores — and staffs them with low-wage Staples employees..
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