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12/10/16 - IATSE Local 33
TO ALL PARTICIPANTS OF LOCAL 33: You are responsible for keeping information about yourself up to date with the Local.  Please make sure that all your information is correct and up to date with the Local and at the Trust office. Which entails correct addresses, phone numbers, email addresses, beneficiaries, anything and everything.  It is very important.
USA Conservation Dinner Invite
12/10/16 - Greater Lansing Labor Council
Greater Lansing Labor Council's 6th Annual Conservation Dinner is Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at Plumbers & Pipefitters JATC Hall. Reserve your table today as our tables fill up quickly! New this year....sponsor a table and you or one of your guests WILL win a Remington Model 783 Rifle OR a 40qt. ORCA Cooler - your choice! Looking forward to seeing everyone again.
General Members Meeting Notices 2016
12/10/16 - IATSE Local 33
General Membership Meeting Notices Just as an FYI, all General Membership Meeting Notices for 2016, are available for download. The Members Resources menu on the left contains a tab named, GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING NOTICES. Click on the year you want to download. They are all in a PDF format which is compatable with most devices.
December Meeting Notice
12/09/16 - Greater Kansas City AFL-CIO
The Greater Kansas City AFL-CIO will host its monthly meeting on Tuesday, December 13th at the Argosy Casino, located at 777 NW Argosy Parkway, Riverside, MO, in the Marrakesh Room located on the 2nd Floor of the Casino.  The Executive Board Meeting will be held at 4:00 PM and the Delegate Meeting will be held at 5:30 PM.
AMFA - SWA Technician Negotiations Update #49
12/09/16 - AMFA
December 9, 2016 -- As reported on Aircraft Maintenance Technician (AMT) Negotiations Update #48, during our session last week the Company proposed a comprehensive Maintenance Control Appendix of Differences that would reside separately in the back of the contract. We worked prior to this session to determine if we would give the Company the Appendix or if we wanted to stay with our concept of working the Maintenance Control rules into the current contract language. In the interest of productive bargaining, we decided to make a sizeable move by agreeing to the Company’s concept of a Maintenance Control Appendix, but we would need to work with the Maintenance Controller Subject Matter Experts (SME) to ensure the language was acceptable for their group.
Local #414 Military Tribute
12/09/16 - Teamsters Local 414
Be sure to listen next week to WMEE 97.3 FM for the Teamsters Local #414 radio spot paying tribute to our military members. The spot will be played Monday 12/12, Wednesday 12/14 and Friday 12/16 in the evening between 7pm - 12pm.
IATSE Alert - Wang needs help.
12/09/16 - IATSE Local B4
Ushers, The Wang is inneed of help Saturday, December 10, 2016. Shifts can be flexible.  Many will start at 8:30 AM or 9:00 AM Next week: December 14, 2016 Wednesday 5:30 PM called Patriots Day moving screening. December 17, 2016 Impractical Jokers, two (2) shows, call time 4:00 PM and 7:00 PM.
Joint Association Update 12-9-16
12/09/16 - TWU Local 513
Officer Investigating DWI Crash Gets Hit by Another Intoxicated Driver
12/09/16 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
Early on Friday morning, December 9, 2016, an El Paso Police officer was hit by a patrol car that was struck from behind by a drunk driver as the officer was conducting a field sobriety test on a driver from a previous collision.  The incident occurred in the 11200 block of Montana Ave. near George Dieter Dr.
In Case You Missed It
12/09/16 - Teamsters local 570
  • Be proud to be union where you worship too.   • Carrier union leader on Trump’s big deal.   • D.C. advances generous family and medical leave policy.   • Retired Teamster has been walking the line for 5 months.   • Teamsters rally to demand justice for workers of trucking company.   • Md.
In Case You Missed It
12/09/16 - Teamsters Local 355
  • Be proud to be union where you worship too.   • Carrier union leader on Trump’s big deal.   • D.C. advances generous family and medical leave policy.   • Retired Teamster has been walking the line for over 5 months.   • Teamsters rally to demand justice for workers of trucking company.   • Md.
Incoming Labor Secretary Criticized as ‘Cruel and Baffling’ Choice for Post
12/09/16 - Teamsters local 570
Dec. 9, 2016  | LABOR |  Labor unions and law enforcement officials have condemned President-elect Donald Trump’s “cruel and baffling” nomination of fast-food executive Andrew Puzder for labor secretary on Thursday.
Incoming Labor Secretary criticized as ‘Cruel and Baffling’ Choice For Post
12/09/16 - Teamsters Local 355
Dec. 9, 2016  | LABOR |  Labor unions and law enforcement officials have condemned President-elect Donald Trump’s “cruel and baffling” nomination of fast-food executive Andrew Puzder for labor secretary on Thursday.
CFC - An Opportunity to Give Back
12/09/16 - AFGE Local 3937
To designate FEEA this year: CFC#11185 ‘Tis the season for giving! The Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) is well underway and provides an opportunity for federal employees to donate to charities of their choice. The campaign was established more than 50 years ago and runs until Dec. 15, 2016.
Congresswoman Foxx wants to eliminate unions | ucomm blog
12/09/16 - IBEW Local 659
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Congresswoman Foxx wants to eliminate unions | ucomm blog
12/09/16 - IBEW Local 659
https://ucommblog.
In Case You Missed It
12/09/16 - Teamsters Local 992
  • Be proud to be union where you worship too.   • Carrier union leader on Trump’s big deal.   • D.C. advances generous family and medical leave policy.   • Retired Teamster has been walking the line for 5 months.   • Teamsters rally to demand justice for workers of trucking company.   • Md.
Incoming Labor Secretary Criticized as ‘Cruel and Baffling’ Choice for Post
12/09/16 - Teamsters Local 992
Dec. 9, 2016  | LABOR |  Labor unions and law enforcement officials have condemned President-elect Donald Trump’s “cruel and baffling” nomination of fast-food executive Andrew Puzder for labor secretary on Thursday.
December 2016 Worker to Worker
12/09/16 - UAW Local 4911
The December 2016 Worker to Worker is now available... Sparrow Benefits Analyst Information, UAW Local 4911 Veterans Committee, Save $$ on Prescription Costs, UAW Local 4911 T-Shirts $5.
Sad News
12/09/16 - IBEW Local 659
With great sadness, we wish to let our membership know that Ronald Johnson, Retired Journeyman Wireman and former Assistant Business Manager passed on Tuesday, December 6, 2016. We will update our post as soon as we are notified of the date, time and location of the service. Please send any cards of condolences to our office for forwarding to the family.
Ronan Tynan Christmas Show featuring the NHPA Pipes and Drums Band
12/09/16 - New Hampshire Police Association
Join the NHPA Pipes and Drums as they perform with Dr. Ronan Tynan on Sunday, December 18 at 7:00pm at the historic Palace Theater in beautiful downtown Manchester. PURCHASE TICKETS Event Description Description Ronan Tynan With a special signature performance by the N.H.
Election Results
12/09/16 - IUEC Local 10
The results from yesterdays election are as follows: One Business Agent - Reggie Garner One Trustee - Andrew Fonger One Warden - Christopher Gray Nine Executive Board - Crash Caparrotta, Dale Meunier, Max Watson, Mark Trader, Mike (Q) Quinones, Ralph Gray, Gary Dwyer, James Lynch, Jeremy Fox. Congratulations to all the winners.
In Case You Missed It
12/09/16 - Teamsters Local 888
  • Be proud to be union where you worship too.   • Carrier union leader on Trump’s big deal.   • D.C. advances generous family and medical leave policy.   • Retired Teamster has been walking the line for 5 months.   • Teamsters rally to demand justice for workers of trucking company.   • Md.
Incoming Labor Secretary Criticized as ‘Cruel and Baffling’ Choice for Post
12/09/16 - Teamsters Local 888
Dec. 9, 2016  | LABOR |  Labor unions and law enforcement officials have condemned President-elect Donald Trump’s “cruel and baffling” nomination of fast-food executive Andrew Puzder for labor secretary on Thursday.
Local 776 Fall Newsletter
12/08/16 - Teamsters Local 776
Recently Local 776 mailed the Local's Fall 2016 Newsletter to members. Did the mailman lose yours, or did the dog chew it up? Follow the link below to download the newsletter from the downloads page under Member Resources.
AT&T tells hearing Time Warner deal will not harm consumers
12/08/16 - Communications Workers of America Local 2336
The chief executives of AT&T and Time Warner on Wednesday defended their planned $85.4bn deal against charges that it would hurt consumers, saying it would reshape the pay-TV industry by spurring investment and lowering costs.
Launching the New CWA E-Store
12/08/16 - Communications Workers of America Local 2336
Show your union colors by shopping at the new CWA e-store. Check out t-shirts, sweatshirts, polos, tote bags and more at cwastore.org. All products are union-made in the USA, and new items will be added to the e-store regularly. Stay tuned.
CWA Statement on Likely Nomination of Andy Puzder as Secretary of Labor
12/08/16 - Communications Workers of America Local 2336
The Trump transition team today indicated that Andy Puzder, the CEO of CKE Restaurants, would likely be nominated as Secretary of Labor. Here is CWA President Chris Shelton's media statement: Andy Puzder, the CEO of CKE Restaurants, would be a fine choice to head a government agency responsible for looking out for millionaires.
Representing Henderson Police & Correction's Supervisors
12/08/16 - Henderson Police Supervisors Association
The Henderson Police Supervisors Association (HPSA) represents the police and correction's Sergeants and Lieutenants of the Henderson Police Department (HPD).  HPD is the second largest police department in the State of Nevada.
Region 1D Annual Bowling Tournament
12/08/16 - UAW Local 602
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A Bigger Economic Pie, but a Smaller Slice for Half of the U.S.
12/08/16 - Teamsters local 570
Dec. 8, 2016  | ECONOMY |  … Even with all the setbacks from recessions, burst bubbles and vanishing industries, the United States has still pumped out breathtaking riches over the last three and a half decades. The real economy more than doubled in size.
A Bigger Economic Pie, but a Smaller Slice for Half of the U.S.
12/08/16 - Teamsters Local 355
Dec. 8, 2016  | ECONOMY |  … Even with all the setbacks from recessions, burst bubbles and vanishing industries, the United States has still pumped out breathtaking riches over the last three and a half decades. The real economy more than doubled in size.
Temporary Permit is Effective!
12/08/16 - IBEW Local 191
Washington State Temporary Electrical License is now in effect! Are you Eligible?
A Bigger Economic Pie, but a Smaller Slice for Half of the U.S.
12/08/16 - Teamsters Local 992
Dec. 8, 2016  | ECONOMY |  … Even with all the setbacks from recessions, burst bubbles and vanishing industries, the United States has still pumped out breathtaking riches over the last three and a half decades. The real economy more than doubled in size.
It’s Cold Work Safe! Buy a Kid a Coat
12/08/16 - International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local Union 21
WORK SAFE! With the extremely cold weather hitting our area we remind all members to work safely when helping the customers we serve. All members should review the safety documentation given to them by their employers.
A Bigger Economic Pie, but a Smaller Slice for Half of the U.S.
12/08/16 - Teamsters Local 888
Dec. 8, 2016  | ECONOMY |  … Even with all the setbacks from recessions, burst bubbles and vanishing industries, the United States has still pumped out breathtaking riches over the last three and a half decades. The real economy more than doubled in size.
GOP plans new assault on unions
12/08/16 - HVALF AFL-CIO
Republicans in crucial states across the country are planning a renewed assault on the political power of labor unions after GOP victories in November’s elections handed the party control of states where Democrats have long defended union rights.
Trump unleashes tweet on Carrier union boss who blasted him
12/08/16 - HVALF AFL-CIO
Chuck Jones, president of United Steelworkers Local 1999, has been critical of Trump's claim to have saved 1,100 jobs at the Indianapolis plant since Tuesday.
ATU Local 1001 Election Results
12/07/16 - ATU Local 1001
ATU Local 1001 Election Results
12/07/16 - ATU Local 1001
December General Membership Meeting Agenda
12/07/16 - AFSCME 3580
General membership meeting Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016 5:15 p.m.
Press Release: AMFA Opposes DOT Approval of NAI Foreign Air Carrier Permit
12/07/16 - AMFA
December 7, 2016 – The Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association (AMFA) is opposed to the recent decision by the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) to approve a foreign air carrier permit to Norwegian Air International (NAI). AMFA National Director, Bret Oestreich, stated, “Since 2014, AMFA has consistently opposed NAI’s application to operate routes between the U.S. and Europe. The U.S. Department of Transportation decision to approve this permit is another blow to the U.S. aviation workforce. NAI’s ‘flag of convenience’ is an outright attempt to circumvent the US-EU Open Skies Agreement which was established to protect the men and women working in the U.S. aviation industry.”
Retirement 101! Learn how to retire the right way.
12/07/16 - International Alliance of Theatrical and Stage Employees, Local 122 - San Diego
Here's a good resource for retirees, those about to retire or young people trying to handle things early. Go to: ifebp.org/retirement101/ It's an easy to navigate website that gives you information in a question and answer format. Click and live on Easy Street when you retire.
Letter from the NEC to ASA Members
12/07/16 - AMFA
December 7, 2016 -- As you know, AMFA is currently engaged in collective bargaining with Alaska Airlines pursuant to the Railway Labor Act. As long as that lasts, the parties are required to refrain from “self help” until released by the National Mediation Board (“NMB”) from mediation and a thirty-day cooling off period has expired. This means that during the negotiating process Alaska is prohibited from initiating a lockout or unilaterally changing the terms of our collective bargaining agreement. It also means that AMFA-represented employees are prohibited from engaging in concerted job actions designed to create bargaining leverage. Federal courts have defined “self help” to include, among other things, group overtime boycotts.
Your Rights During Inclement Weather
12/07/16 - Local 328, Oregon AFSCME Council 75
Organized Labor in Trump World
12/07/16 - Teamsters local 570
Dec. 7, 2016  | UNIONS | While trying not to appear too spooked or rattled by the prospect of a Trump presidency, organized labor (with a nod to Hunter S. Thompson) nonetheless assumes it’s going to be hit with a million-pound shithammer. They’d be foolish to assume otherwise. And that’s not because the AFL-CIO believes Trump is, at root, anti-labor.
Organized Labor in Trump World
12/07/16 - Teamsters Local 355
Dec. 7, 2016  | OPINION | While trying not to appear too spooked or rattled by the prospect of a Trump presidency, organized labor (with a nod to Hunter S. Thompson) nonetheless assumes it’s going to be hit with a million-pound shithammer. They’d be foolish to assume otherwise. And that’s not because the AFL-CIO believes Trump is, at root, anti-labor.
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