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National Western Stock Show Discounted Tickets
11/20/19 - CWA Local 7777
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President’s Message - - Season of Solidarity
11/20/19 - Los Angeles College Faculty Guild - Local 1521
As the Faculty Guild begins negotiations with the LACCD on our 15th Collective Bargaining Agreement (the “heart and soul” of our union), I am honored to be part of the team, which has been assembled to represent all of the nine colleges and all of the faculty in the Guild unit.
Meet Student Internship Coordinator Juan Carlos Vasquez
11/20/19 - Los Angeles College Faculty Guild - Local 1521
It wasn’t so long ago that Juan Carlos Vasquez was himself a community college student, earning an AA at Los Angeles City College before transferring to California State University, Long Beach to earn his BA in business.
Union Solidarity! 1521 Members Turn Out for Kickoff of Contract Negotiations
11/20/19 - Los Angeles College Faculty Guild - Local 1521
Jeff Hicks stepped up to the microphone at the Board of Trustees meeting on November 6th, the last of AFT Local 1521’s planned speakers for the night.
How Can Americans Compete With Mexicans Making a Tenth of What They Do?
11/20/19 - Teamsters local 570
Nov. 20, 2019 | TRADE AGREEMENTS | Despite financial gains won recently by the United Auto Workers in a new contract that ended a nearly six-week-long strike against General Motors, the longest in a half-century, the deal will not rectify the major problem that has hurt American autoworkers and will continue to do so.
How Can Americans Compete With Mexicans Making a Tenth of What They Do?
11/20/19 - Teamsters Local 992
Nov. 20, 2019 | TRADE AGREEMENTS | Despite financial gains won recently by the United Auto Workers in a new contract that ended a nearly six-week-long strike against General Motors, the longest in a half-century, the deal will not rectify the major problem that has hurt American autoworkers and will continue to do so.
Charleston December Meeting; Santa Breakfast
11/20/19 - Teamsters Local 175
Chas Regular Mtg. Saturday, December 7, 2019 (1 – Week Early. This meeting had to be moved to a week early in order to accommodate Children’s Home Society, the shopping schedule and delivery to the needy families. F     10:00 a.m.     E ************** Teamsters Local 175 Headquarters 267 Staunton Ave. So.
How Can Americans Compete With Mexicans Making a Tenth of What They Do?
11/20/19 - Teamsters Local 355
Nov. 20, 2019 | TRADE AGREEMENTS | Despite financial gains won recently by the United Auto Workers in a new contract that ended a nearly six-week-long strike against General Motors, the longest in a half-century, the deal will not rectify the major problem that has hurt American autoworkers and will continue to do so.
How Can Americans Compete With Mexicans Making a Tenth of What They Do?
11/20/19 - Teamsters Local 888
Nov. 20, 2019 | TRADE AGREEMENTS | Despite financial gains won recently by the United Auto Workers in a new contract that ended a nearly six-week-long strike against General Motors, the longest in a half-century, the deal will not rectify the major problem that has hurt American autoworkers and will continue to do so.
Campaign Letter of Caroline Hyndman running for Board of Directors.
11/19/19 - IATSE Local 33
Dear members, I am running for a seat on the Board Of Directors. I would appreciate your support and vote. I served on the Board during the last quarter of 2018 and it was a valuable experience. I do feel that I have a lot to offer by serving the membership. I have no personal agenda and will serve all members to the best of my ability.
4th Quarter Surplus 2019
11/19/19 - CWA Local 1123
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VZ Surplus
11/19/19 - Communications Workers of America Local 1120
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Photo's with Santa
11/19/19 - International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 194
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Labor Voices: Get Serious About Good Jobs
11/19/19 - Teamsters local 570
Nov. 19, 2019 | COMMENTARY | […] many of the jobs created recently aren’t full time, pay too little or don’t offer necessities such as health insurance or retirement benefits. Any old job won’t do. Too many won’t lift Americans out of poverty so workers can share in the nation’s economic recovery.
Labor Voices: Get Serious About Good Jobs
11/19/19 - Teamsters Local 355
Nov. 19, 2019 | COMMENTARY | […] many of the jobs created recently aren’t full time, pay too little or don’t offer necessities such as health insurance or retirement benefits. Any old job won’t do. Too many won’t lift Americans out of poverty so workers can share in the nation’s economic recovery.
APR-MLT TA VOTE
11/19/19 - RN Staff Council, OPEIU, Local 40, AFL-CIO, CLC
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Labor Voices: Get Serious About Good Jobs
11/19/19 - Teamsters Local 992
Nov. 19, 2019 | COMMENTARY | […] many of the jobs created recently aren’t full time, pay too little or don’t offer necessities such as health insurance or retirement benefits. Any old job won’t do. Too many won’t lift Americans out of poverty so workers can share in the nation’s economic recovery.
Campaign letter: Rosi Phillips for Board of Directors
11/19/19 - IATSE Local 33
Dear Brothers and Sisters, As a current board member, I have several years’ experience serving on the Board, deal with everyday operations of the local and work as a team with the other officers of our union to best serve the interests of all our union brother and sisters.   I have respect for all members.  I took an oath and take it seriously.
From the desk of the B/A
11/19/19 - IATSE Local 33
Hello All, I wanted to say that I am very proud of everyone representing Local 33. we just finished the California Democratic National Convention at the Long Beach Convention Center. Frontrunner  production’s was very pleased and thankful for the professionalism that local 33 provided. Long Beach management was also pleased with local 33.
Labor Voices: Get Serious About Good Jobs
11/19/19 - Teamsters Local 888
Nov. 19, 2019 | COMMENTARY | […] many of the jobs created recently aren’t full time, pay too little or don’t offer necessities such as health insurance or retirement benefits. Any old job won’t do. Too many won’t lift Americans out of poverty so workers can share in the nation’s economic recovery.
Children's Christmas Party
11/18/19 - Teamsters Local 776
It's that time of year again!. The Union Hall will be decorated, Santa's workshop will be overflowing, the cookie table will be filled with treats, and the big man will be in the house!! It must be the Local 776 Children's Christmans Party! Come on out with your family, your friends and co-workers and enjoy the season.
These Shop Teachers Told Their Students to Unionize
11/18/19 - Teamsters local 570
Nov. 18, 2019 | ORGANIZING | Under the supervision of two foremen, workers clad in white coveralls use a sandblaster and other power tools to remove corrosion from airplane parts. A sign posted nearby in all capital letters reads, "This is a union shop.
HPD Golden Knights Patches!
11/18/19 - Henderson Police Officers' Association
Henderson PD Honor Guard is proud to announce our own Vegas Golden Knight patches!  The grey are limited edition so get yours now. General pricing is $10 each
These Shop Teachers Told Their Students to Unionize
11/18/19 - Teamsters Local 992
Nov. 18, 2019 | ORGANIZING | Under the supervision of two foremen, workers clad in white coveralls use a sandblaster and other power tools to remove corrosion from airplane parts. A sign posted nearby in all capital letters reads, "This is a union shop.
NO MEMBERSHIP MEETING IN DECEMBER!
11/18/19 - Communications Workers of America Local 3181
CWA Local 3181 wishes you and yours a safe and happy holiday season.
UNMH Membership & Labor-Management Meetings
11/18/19 - New Mexico Hospital Workers Union
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Mobile & Supported Scaffold Safety Certification Class November 23-24 Portland
11/18/19 - IATSE Local 488
Last day to Sign Up for our November 23-24 training. Applications due by TOMORROW November 19th!
ATTENTION Medicare Eligible Members ONLY
11/18/19 - GCC/IBT District Council 4
UPDATE: THE R.S.V.P. NUMBER OF 1-800-308-9964 IS WORKING, SO PLEASE CALL TO MAKE SURE YOU ARE REGISTERED FOR THIS MEETING. PLEASE NOTE WE WILL HAVE REFRESHMENTS AT THIS MEETING.
IBEW 21 Mourns the Loss of Sister Uwani Littleton
11/18/19 - International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local Union 21
IBEW Local Union 21 mourns the loss of our Sister Uwani Littleton, who worked at the AT&T Grace Street Call Center. Our thoughts and prayers are with her family, friends and coworkers. Funeral Day Saturday, November 23, 2019 1:30 PM Sacred Memories Funeral Home 2024 E. 75th Street,Chicago
City of Seattle Jobs
11/18/19 - International Brotherhood of Boilermakers
Bridge Maintenance Mechanic https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/seattle/jobs/2612078/bridge-maintenance-mechanic Bridge Maintenance Mechanic Helper https://www.governmentjobs.
Teamsters Local 455 Sysco Members on Strike
11/18/19 - Teamsters Local 455
Our Brothers and Sisters at Sysco Foods went on an Unfair Labor Practice Strike beginning at 6:00 p.m. Sunday November 17 2019.  This is a sanctioned strike.  Please support our striking Brothers and Sisters at Sysco Foods.
492 Movie Teamsters Reach(lift) For The Sky!
11/16/19 - Teamsters Local 492
492 Movie Teamsters Reach(lift) For The Sky! Teamsters Local 492 held forklift classes on November 15th and 16th. These classes were first come, first serve and filled up fast. There were a total of 40 attendees that were certified or re-certified over the 2 day period, which maxed out the class size limits for 2 instructors.
ANNOUNCEMENT: OSHA 10 GES Certificate Two-Day Class
11/16/19 - IATSE Local 33
Dear Brothers & Sisters: OSHA 10 GES Certificate Two-Day Class, Nov. 20-21, @ 8:00 a.m. @ The Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Rehearsal Room #4, if interested email your request to Training.committee@ia33.
Update: ETCP Electrical Calculations prep class
11/16/19 - IATSE Local 33
Dear Brothers & Sisters: There has been an Update: ETCP Electrical Calculations prep class, Sunday Nov. 17 @ 1:00 p.m. @ Local 33, if interested contact Alan Rowe, amrowe@iatse728.
Campaign letter: Ron Valentine for 401 (k) trustee
11/16/19 - IATSE Local 33
Dear Brothers & Sisters: I am running for 401K trustee. I feel to help improve negotiations for our memberships’ benefit it will be a useful tool to be a part of this committee. I am asking for your support for the betterment of the Union. “  Thank you for your consideration,  Ronnie Valentine.
ANNOUNCEMENT from The Board of Directors
11/16/19 - IATSE Local 33
Dear Brothers & Sisters: ANNOUNCEMENT: The Board of Directors would like to remind everyone that if you are invited to appear before the Board of Directors and you do not show, after three invites of not appearing, you may have charges filed against you under Article 24 Section 31, Detrimental Acts of Local 33's Constitution and Bylaws.
Campaign letter: William T. Ford Sr. for 401 (k) trustee
11/16/19 - IATSE Local 33
Dear Sisters and Brothers,  I want to thank each and one of you for your support over the years.  Since first being elected to the Board of Directors in the early 2000’s, to being elected as a Trustee for both trusts, to being elected as the Business Agent, it has been my extreme pleasure to serve this Union.  I am still serving as a Trustee on the P, H & W.
These Shop Teachers Told Their Students to Unionize
11/15/19 - Teamsters Local 888
Nov. 15, 2019 | ORGANIZING | Under the supervision of two foremen, workers clad in white coveralls use a sandblaster and other power tools to remove corrosion from airplane parts. A sign posted nearby in all capital letters reads, "This is a union shop.
In Case You Missed It
11/15/19 - Teamsters local 570
  • The GM strike and the future of the UAW   • Want a four-day workweek? Unionize!   • ‘9 To 5’ is still a radical movie for 3 big reasons   • The hottest stop for 2020 candidates? The picket line.
December Monthly Membership Meeting Resumes at Local 743 Offices
11/15/19 - Teamsters Local 743
General Monthly Membership Meetings Resume at Local 743 offices  Construction at the Local 743 Union Hall has been completed and the December 2, 2019 monthly membership meetings will be held at the Union Hall.   At the December Membership meeting the Local will be honoring our 25 Year Pin Recipients, the Union Stewards of the Year and our annual Adopt a Family Presentation.
Organizing Victory at DSI Tunneling
11/15/19 - Teamsters Local 89
Nov 15, 2019 – This morning, workers at DSI Tunneling in Louisville, Kentucky voted by 79% to become members of Teamsters Local 89. DSI Tunneling workers perform highly skilled jobs, manufacturing steel support beams and girders for tunneling and mining operations. Their products are used in major projects across the country.
In Case You Missed It
11/15/19 - Teamsters Local 992
  • The GM strike and the future of the UAW   • Want a four-day workweek? Unionize!   • ‘9 To 5’ is still a radical movie for 3 big reasons   • The hottest stop for 2020 candidates? The picket line.
In Case You Missed It
11/15/19 - Teamsters Local 355
  • The GM strike and the future of the UAW   • Want a four-day workweek? Unionize!   • ‘9 To 5’ is still a radical movie for 3 big reasons   • The hottest stop for 2020 candidates? The picket line.
Press Release: The Safe Aircraft Maintenance Standards Act is a Huge Step Forward
11/15/19 - AMFA
November 15, 2019 -- Today House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Chairman Peter DeFazio (D-OR) introduced The Safe Aircraft Maintenance Standards Act, calling for unannounced FAA inspections of foreign repair stations, minimum qualifications for mechanics and others working on U.S.-registered aircraft at foreign repair stations, data gathering and analysis, a conditional moratorium on FAA certification of new foreign repair stations, and requiring the FAA to a create an online repository for carriers to report heavy maintenance history by location and specific aircraft registration number, as well as other safety metrics.
These Shop Teachers Told Their Students to Unionize
11/15/19 - Teamsters Local 355
Nov. 15, 2019 | ORGANIZING | Under the supervision of two foremen, workers clad in white coveralls use a sandblaster and other power tools to remove corrosion from airplane parts. A sign posted nearby in all capital letters reads, "This is a union shop.
In Case You Missed It
11/15/19 - Teamsters Local 888
  • The GM strike and the future of the UAW   • Want a four-day workweek? Unionize!   • ‘9 To 5’ is still a radical movie for 3 big reasons   • The hottest stop for 2020 candidates? The picket line.
Henderson Police Supervisors partner with HPOA
11/14/19 - Henderson Police Officers' Association
The Henderson Police Supervisors Association have partnered with the HPOA in this years Shop with a Cop.  They have donated $1000 to assist in making this 10 year anniversary the most successful!  Thank you HPSA!
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