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Happy Labor Day
09/05/15 - AMFA
AMFA National wishes you a happy and safe Labor Day Weekend.
In Case You Missed It
09/04/15 - Teamsters Local 355
  • NLRB win for Teamsters is a victory for millions.   • Labor Secretary Perez to join the fight got $15.   • Do the rich rule the United States?   • Corporations don't join in on growing love of unions.   • Making America work for working people.   • Google Express workers choose Teamsters representation.
CWA 1120 25th Annual Golf Day Sponsorship
09/04/15 - HVALF AFL-CIO
CWA Local 1120 is now in the process of recruiting sponsors and supporters for our Annual Golf Outing, which is being held on Saturday, September 12, 2015.  To ensure that the day will be a success, we would appreciate your support. For One Hundred Twenty Five Dollars ($150.
Barberton Labor Day Parade
09/04/15 - AFSCME Local 1360 Akron City Employees
Greetings:   Don’t forget that we are entered in the Barberton Labor Day Parade on (this) Monday September 7th.  Line- up is at 8:30 and the parade begins at 10:00 sharp.  The float will be on 16th St. S.W., spot #77.  Be sure to wear your “union colors”.     See you there!   Fraternally Yours,   David E.
NEW CS/OT SIGN-UP NOTICE EFFECTIVE SEP 5
09/04/15 - TWU Local 568
Please be aware of the changes in cs/ot sign up.
Happy Labor Day
09/04/15 - IBEW Local 73
Wishing Everyone a Safe and Relaxing Labor-Day Holiday
The Observance of Labor Day
09/04/15 - Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen
Labor Day 2015 — Monday, September 7

Labor Day is held on the first Monday of September. It is a creation of the labor movement and is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers and how they have contributed to the well-being of our country. It is thought that this day originated in Canada.
Kettle Moraine Area Annual Fond Du Lac Labor Day Parade
09/04/15 - INTERNATIONAL BROTHERHOOD OF ELECTRICAL WORKERS LOCAL UNION 494
Monday, September 7, 2015 11:00am- to 5:00pm Lakeside Park on Oven Island For the parade: Start arriving at 10:am at the Fives (Formerly Giddings and Lewis) parking lot 142 Doty Street, Fond du Lac, WI Parade begins at 11:00am Route follows Rees and Main Streets to Lakeside Park. Picnic runs 1:00pm to 5:00pm.
In Case You Missed It
09/04/15 - Teamsters local 570
  • NLRB win for Teamsters is a victory for millions.   • Labor Secretary Perez to join the fight got $15.   • Do the rich rule the United States?   • Corporations don't join in on growing love of unions.   • Making America work for working people.   • Google Express workers choose Teamsters representation.
MDA RAFFLE TICKET WINNER ANNOUNCED!
09/04/15 - Teamsters Local 568
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How Labor Day Was Celebrated When Unions Were on the Rise
09/04/15 - Teamsters local 570
Sept. 4, 2015 | HISTORY IN PICTURES | time.com  Like many national holidays, Labor Day has taken on many connotations – the unofficial end of summer, the last acceptable day of the year to wear white pants — that are far from its original meaning.
How Labor Day Was Celebrated When Unions Were on the Rise
09/04/15 - Teamsters Local 355
Sept. 4, 2015 | HISTORY IN PICTURES | time.com  Like many national holidays, Labor Day has taken on many connotations – the unofficial end of summer, the last acceptable day of the year to wear white pants — that are far from its original meaning.
West Haven Police Officers Vote in Landslide Election to Join UPSEU/COPS
09/04/15 - UPSEU
The Officers of the 125 person department made a statement in a state run election in choosing UPSEU COPS Division for their future representation. AFSCME only received 4 votes from the membership. We look forward to working with the men and women of the West Haven Police Department.
LABORFEST PARADE
09/04/15 - INTERNATIONAL BROTHERHOOD OF ELECTRICAL WORKERS LOCAL UNION 494
Laborfest Parade IBEW Local 494 will be staging for the Parade on 4th street between Wisconsin Ave. and Michigan Ave. Monday Morning at 8:30AM. The Parade starts at 11AM IBEW will be leading the Parade again this year and it is looking like the weather will be nice. We look forward to seeing everyone there. Milwaukee County shuttle buses will operate beginning at 8:00 a.m.
Labor Day BBQ at Exposition Park
09/04/15 - IATSE Local 33
Labor Day is the Day to Bar-B-Que, enjoy your favorite beverage and listen to the sounds of live music with your friends and family. This year you can bring your lawn chairs and enjoy the best of the term "paid holiday".
Electrician Wanted!
09/04/15 - IBEW Local 191
Snohomish County Airport is looking for an electrician. For information on the job see below and visit http://agency.governmentjobs.com/snohomish/job and click on Electrician-Airport! Job Title: Electrician - Airport Closing Date/Time: Continuous Salary: $25.58 - $31.08 Hourly $4,433.88 - $5,388.03 Monthly $53,206.56 - $64,656.
Laborfest Details
09/04/15 - INTERNATIONAL BROTHERHOOD OF ELECTRICAL WORKERS LOCAL UNION 494
LABORFEST  SEPTEMBER 7, 2015 TIME OF EVENT: Summerfest grounds 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Gates will open at 11:00 a.m. The Parade starts at 11AM Milwaukee County shuttle buses will operate beginning at 8:00 a.m. from Lot H to Ziedler Park. Buses will also stop at Gate 6 and the Main Gate. The shuttle busses will stop running at 10:30 sharp.
In Case You Missed It
09/04/15 - Teamsters Local 992
  • NLRB win for Teamsters is a victory for millions.   • Labor Secretary Perez to join the fight got $15.   • Do the rich rule the United States?   • Corporations don't join in on growing love of unions.   • Making America work for working people.   • Google Express workers choose Teamsters representation.
Northstar Credit Union
09/04/15 - GCC/IBT District Council 4
Local 458M is continuing to present services that are available to our Union Members.  NorthStar Credit Union will be attending our Regular Membership Meeting on September 12, 2015 at 9:30 a.m..  They will be discussing the benefits of banking with their credit union and will be offering a cash bonus and referral program for Local 458M members.
Op-Ed: Standing with workers, strengthening our economy
09/04/15 - Kansas City Labor Beacon Newspaper
Governor Jay Nixon This weekend, we celebrate Labor Day to honor American workers and the role they continue to play in creating a strong and prosperous nation. Labor Day reminds us that the rights won by the labor movement benefit all workers, and calls us to keep fighting to keep the American Dream alive for every Missouri family.
How Labor Day Was Celebrated When Unions Were on the Rise
09/04/15 - Teamsters Local 992
Sept. 4, 2015 | HISTORY IN PICTURES | time.com  Like many national holidays, Labor Day has taken on many connotations – the unofficial end of summer, the last acceptable day of the year to wear white pants — that are far from its original meaning.
This Labor Day
09/04/15 - AFSCME Local 1360 Akron City Employees
This year marks the 80th anniversary of the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA).
19th Annual FDR Salute to Labor
09/04/15 - HVALF AFL-CIO
19th Annual FDR Salute to Labor Keynote Speaker, Mike Hein, Ulster County Executive Sunday, October 4, 2015 Cocktail hour: 5:00pm Dinner: 6:00pm Christo's 155 Wilbur Boulevard Poughkeepsie, NY 2015 Eileen M.
Labor Day Parade
09/04/15 - Teamsters Local 449
Come celebrate Labor Day and participate in this years Parade on Monday, September 7th.  All Members and their Famlies are welcomed.  Line up at 11am on Lakewood Ave. by Abbott. Parade starts at noon.
National FOP Statement on Recent Violence Targeting Police
09/04/15 - Fraternal Order of Police of Ohio, Inc.
STATEMENT OF FOP PRESIDENT CHUCK CANTERBURY ON RECENT VIOLENCE TARGETING LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS This has been a brutal and tragic few weeks for our nation’s law enforcement officers.  In just two weeks, five-law enforcement officers were murdered and a sixth death of an off-duty officer is being investigated as a homicide.
Happy Labor Day
09/04/15 - TWU Local 513
Happy Labor Day Published 04 Sep, 2015 This Labor Day, TWU is proud to celebrate our members, the heart and soul of our union. We remember that this holiday honors the people who keep this country moving, and the long, storied history of a movement dedicated to bettering the lives of working people. TWU—United. Invincible.
National Labor Relations Board
09/04/15 - OPWU
Recently the National Labor Relations Board, which includes three relatively new appointments from President Obama, issued a string of decisions that will benefit working people.  Some say that these decisions will wind up with our president doing more for the labor movement than any president in the last three decades.
In Case You Missed It
09/04/15 - Teamsters Local 888
  • NLRB win for Teamsters is a victory for millions.   • Labor Secretary Perez to join the fight got $15.   • Do the rich rule the United States?   • Corporations don't join in on growing love of unions.   • Making America work for working people.   • Google Express workers choose Teamsters representation.
Workers Are Pushing Back
09/03/15 - Teamsters Local 888
Sept. 3, 2015 | OPINION | washingtonpost.com On this Labor Day, American workers may be beginning to reclaim what by right should be theirs. To be sure, the economic statistics continue to appall: In the second quarter of this year, for instance, labor costs rose at their lowest rate since the early ’80s — a measly 0.2 percent, despite steady economic growth and falling unemployment.
Workers Are Pushing Back
09/03/15 - Teamsters local 570
Sept. 3, 2015 | OPINION | washingtonpost.com On this Labor Day, American workers may be beginning to reclaim what by right should be theirs. To be sure, the economic statistics continue to appall: In the second quarter of this year, for instance, labor costs rose at their lowest rate since the early ’80s — a measly 0.2 percent, despite steady economic growth and falling unemployment.
Mid-Atlantic Regional Bargaining Report #33
09/03/15 - Communications Workers of America Local 2336
Mid-Atlantic Regional Bargaining Report #33 September 3, 2015 The Regional Committee met with the Company today. The Company opened the meeting clarifying its proposal on the list of Centers.
Verizon slams woman with surprise $140 charge
09/03/15 - Communications Workers of America Local 2336
Jackson resident Normi Lipsit only paid $15 a month for her bare-bones Verizon Wireless phone. So why did she get socked with a charge nearly 10 times that after she canceled? The answer seems to be in her interaction with the company as she made adjustments to her service. We'll get in to that in a moment, but Press on Your Side was able to help her with the $140.
Frontier: soon-to-be-acquired Verizon wireline assets see $1.45B revenue climb
09/03/15 - Communications Workers of America Local 2336
Frontier Communications reported in a Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) 8-K filing that the wireline assets it is acquiring from Verizon in California, Texas and Florida performed well during the second quarter with revenues rising year-over-year to $1.45 billion. Likewise, adjusted EBITDA was $416 million, up 3.
REMINDER Free Labor Day Picnic
09/03/15 - CWA Local 2222
The NOVA Labor Federation is where all the AFL-CIO affiliated Unions gather to discuss issues of importance to all Union workers.  Each year they sponsor a free picnic for all Union members and their families.  The picnic is always held on Labor Day.  Local 2222 Members are encouraged to attend and to bring their families.
Mid-Atlantic Regional Bargaining Report #33
09/03/15 - CWA Local 2222
September 3, 2015 The Regional Committee met with the Company today. The Company opened the meeting clarifying its proposal on the list of Centers. The Company’s intent is not to close the centers but only to identify centers where they would pay an additional $5,000 in home relocation benefits to employees transferred either within or to a different bargaining unit.
Mother of Our Brother Ernesto Garavito Passes
09/03/15 - TWU Local 568
WE REGRET TO INFORM YOU THAT OUR BROTHER, ERNESTO GARAVIOTO, HAS SUFFERED THE LOSS OF HIS MOTHER LAST NIGHT IN BOGOTA. SERVICES WILL BE HELD IN BOGOTA ON SEPTEMBER 5, 2015. DETAILS CURRENTLY ARE VERY LIMITED, HOWEVER WE WILL SHARE ANY FURTHER INFORMATION AS IT IS RECEIVED BY THE LOCAL.
Regional Bargaining Report # 32
09/03/15 - Communications Workers of America Local 1107
Regional Bargaining Report # 32 Wednesday, September 2, 2015 CWA District 1/IBEW Local 2213 and IBEW New England Regional Committees spent Tuesday and Wednesday at the Rye Town Hilton in Westchester. On Tuesday, the company presented proposals that represented minimal movement however all of their major concessionary demands remain on the table.
Local 602 Election Result
09/03/15 - Lansing Labor News
Jason Wyatt has been elected District 7 Committeeperson.
MEETING
09/03/15 - Communications Workers of America Local 1120
CWA LOCAL 1120 QUARTERLY MEETING THURSDAY  SEPTEMBER 17, 2015 6:00PM ITALIAN CENTER  MILL ST.
Journeyman CEU Schedule
09/03/15 - IBEW Local 551
TWU International Clips
09/03/15 - TWU Local 568
Date:       September 3, 2015 From:     Office of the President Re:          TWU International Clips Air Clips The fight over flights at Dallas Love Field is growing nastier. CBS Broadcast. Also covered in Dallas Morning News. Southwest Airlines Co.
Workers Are Pushing Back
09/03/15 - Teamsters Local 992
Sept. 3, 2015 | OPINION | washingtonpost.com On this Labor Day, American workers may be beginning to reclaim what by right should be theirs. To be sure, the economic statistics continue to appall: In the second quarter of this year, for instance, labor costs rose at their lowest rate since the early ’80s — a measly 0.2 percent, despite steady economic growth and falling unemployment.
From the Desk of the Business Agents
09/03/15 - IATSE Local 33
L. A. Boxing Insider Discount Special boxing insider offer 20 % off Tickets Trout vs. Hernandez Ticketmaster.
SCHEDULE CHANGE
09/03/15 - International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers
Due to the scheduling conflicts during the Confrence Season, the Local will have a few adjustments to our operating ours.Closed -Thursday 9/10 & Thursday 9/17Open -Wednesday 9/9 & 9/16 Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions.
Lynda.com
09/03/15 - IATSE Local 33
Sisters and Brothers, We recently announced our partnership with Lynda.com, a website featuring over 2,500 online courses in a wide range of subjects. This partnership means that through their local unions, IATSE members can purchase annual subscriptions worth $375 for just $20. Anyone interested in signing up for Lydia can make out a check for $20.00 payable to IATSE #33.
Labor Day Closure
09/03/15 - IBEW Local 483
Please Note! The Union Hall will be closed MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 2015 to observe the Labor Day Holiday! We will re-open TUES, SEPT 8, 2015 at 8:00 a.m. Have a SAFE and HAPPY HOLIDAY.
Time to renew DC Mechanic License
09/03/15 - IUEC Local 10
By now most of you have received your emails from the DC government about renewing your DC Elevator Mechanics License.  I am sure that all of you are asking the same question I had, "How much is the renewal"?  This was not printed in the email you received.  I contacted Pearson Vue and the renewal price is $260.00 for the 2 year license.
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