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    James R. Hoffa Memorial College Student Essay
    06/01/17 - Teamsters Local Union No. 677
    2017 ESSAY CONTEST James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund All Applications must be sent to the Local Union Hall for approval by June 1, 2017. 1871 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, CT 06706 (Printable applicaiton below) GOOD LUCK.
    Congressional Progressive Caucus unveil bold infrastructure plan
    05/26/17 - Great Plains Laborers' District Council
    WASHINGTON, D.C. –Congressional Progressive Caucus Co-Chairs Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva (D-AZ) and Rep. Mark Pocan (D-WI), Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN), Rep. Ted Lieu (D-CA), Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA), Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-WA), Rep. Jared Huffman (D-CA), Rep. Ro Khanna (D-CA), Rep. Jared Polis (D-CO), Rep. Wm. Lacy Clay (D-MO), Rep. Rick Nolan (D-MN), and Rep.
    Memorial Day 2017
    05/26/17 - Teamsters Local 776
    As we Honor our Fallen Heroes Local 776 would like to wish everyone a Happy and Safe Memorial Day.
    Memorial Day
    05/25/17 - Fire Fighter Cancer Foundation
    Remembering the Meaning of Memorial Day: Our appreciation to U.S. military members, those who have made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedoms and the families that support them.
    "Pack Your Bags for Paradise"
    05/25/17 - TWU Local 568
    On June 7, your ATW reward tickets will be loaded into the Travel Planner and available for you to book travel that starts as early as July 1. You have until Dec. 31, 2018 to use these tickets and you’ll go through the Travel Planner to view, book and edit your trip. Here’s what you need to know.
    May 20, 2017 Front Page
    05/25/17 - Kansas City Labor Beacon Newspaper
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    Memorial Day Beer Shortage Expected on Long Island
    05/25/17 - Teamsters local 570
    May 25, 2017 | STRIKES | As Long Island approaches the second biggest beer-buying weekend of the year – Memorial Day – a shortage of Budweiser, Bud Light, Heineken, Blue Point and other popular beers are expected.
    Memorial Day Beer Shortage Expected on Long Island
    05/25/17 - Teamsters Local 355
    May 25, 2017 | STRIKES | As Long Island approaches the second biggest beer-buying weekend of the year – Memorial Day – a shortage of Budweiser, Bud Light, Heineken, Blue Point and other popular beers are expected.
    EDD Step by Step Workshop - REGISTER NOW
    05/25/17 - Los Angeles College Faculty Guild - Local 1521
    Attention: Adjuncts See the attached flyer on workshops to help you understand the application process for unemployment insurance.
    Lift Certification
    05/25/17 - IATSE Local 33
    Forklift & Aerial/Scissor/Boomlift OSHA Certification   June 26@ 9 am, Monday If you are interested in this class. Please notify the Training Committee at training.committee.ia33.org.
    ETC Lighting Console Class
    05/25/17 - IATSE Local 33
    ETC Lighting Console Class 3-day class June 27, 28, & 29, Tues. Wed. Thurs. @ 9:30 am – 5 pm If you wish to attend email the Training Committee at training.committee@ia33.
    Updating Your Current Information
    05/25/17 - IATSE Local 33
    Have you moved recently or changed your phone number? Updating your current information with IATSE Local 33 can be done as easy as 1-2-3. Go to www.ia33.org. Go to update the address. Use the link, an email will go automatically to the office with your updated information. This image is for mobile users.
    National Director Video Message to AMFA Members
    05/25/17 - AMFA

    May 25, 2017 -- As the transition and integration process begins for Alaska Airlines and Virgin America, and Aircraft Maintenance Technician negotiations continue at Southwest Airlines, National Director Bret Oestreich has taken this opportunity to send the membership of AMFA this video update.

    Teamsters 89 Fights Back Against "RTW"
    05/25/17 - Teamsters Local 89
    May 25, 2017 -  At the beginning of January, Governor Bevin and the new majority in Frankfort launched an all-out assault on the hard-working men and women of Kentucky by passing so-called “Right-to-Work.” This deceptively named law exists for one reason, and one reason only; to harm Kentucky workers and the unions that represent them.
    June 1 2017 EC & General Membership Meeting
    05/25/17 - Inlandboatmen's Union of the Pacific-National Office
    IATSE TTF AV ESSENTIALS ORIENTATION AND PREPARATION CLASS
    05/25/17 - IATSE Local 33
    IATSE TTF AV ESSENTIALS ORIENTATION AND PREPARATION CLASS IATSE TTF AV Essentials Orientation and Preparation Class. Dates to be determined. Anyone interested in attending the AV Essentials Orientation and Preparation Class should email the Training Committee at training.committee@ia33.org.
    El Paso police officers running across Texas for kids
    05/25/17 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
    Some of El Paso's bravest are on an epic run across the state. These police officers are on an important mission for the Special Olympics. "The kids are counting on us to get there to Arlington. The games will not start until the torch gets there," said Jesus Hernandez.  Hernandez is an officer with the El Paso Police Department. He's also one of the runners.
    Trump Administration is Lying: His Budget Proposal Does Cut Social Security
    05/25/17 - Queens Area Local AMERICAN POSTAL WORKERS UNION AFL-CIO
    Donald Trump lies about everything from the size of his inauguration crowds to his promise to provide “great health care for a fraction of the price” to every person in America. So, it’s no surprise that Trump is lying when his Administration says his just-released budget proposal doesn’t cut Social Security. In fact, it cuts billions from that vital program.
    Trump Suggests USPS Cut Retirement, Health Benefits in $46B Savings Package
    05/25/17 - Queens Area Local AMERICAN POSTAL WORKERS UNION AFL-CIO
    President Trump proposed overhauling the U.S. Postal Service in his fiscal 2018 budget released Tuesday, calling for a slew of changes that would save the agency $46 billion over 10 years. Trump followed on President Obama’s tactic of submitting postal reform details through his budget, as well as proposals currently making their way through Congress.
    JOB OPENING
    05/24/17 - Connecticut Fire Equipment Mechanics Association
    Apparatus Service Manager Location - New London County, Connecticut Love Fire Trucks and Emergency Vehicles? This is a rare opportunity to join our team to lead the Apparatus Service division.
    Update: Marie Burke
    05/24/17 - IATSE Local B4
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    TEAMSTERS ON STRIKE!
    05/24/17 - Teamsters Local 743
    Rally at Navy Pier Please join your fellow Teamster Brothers and Sisters as we support Teamster security, fire and safety officers that are currently striking for fairness at Navy Pier. Saturday May 27, 2017 at 8 p.m.
    Government Can Help Put People Back to Work
    05/24/17 - Teamsters local 570
    May 24, 2017  | JOBS | The American workplace is undergoing substantial change. Increasingly, employers are less interested in hiring full-time employees. Instead, they want to use what they call contractors, whether the title is accurate or not. While unemployment is low, the quality and pay for many of these newer jobs is dubious at best.
    Administration’s Budget Builds a Wall Between the Wealthy and All of Us
    05/24/17 - Teamsters local 570
    May 24, 2017 | INEQUALITY | With its 2018 federal budget proposal, the Trump administration made public, and made plain, its priorities for our nation.
    Interviewing Truck Drivers at a Crossroads
    05/24/17 - Teamsters local 570
    May 24, 2017  | JOBS | …Truck drivers are everywhere on our highways, undergirding the American economy, but most of us know little about their work and personal lives beyond musty stereotypes from the days of CB radio. Most truckers were quick to disabuse me of any notion that life on the open road holds romantic allure.
    Contract Ratified at Lewis Brothers Bakery
    05/24/17 - Teamsters Local 89
    May 24, 2017 -  Members at Lewis Brothers Bakery have voted in favor of a new agreement. Highlights include increases in wages, pension, and switching to a higher quality healthcare plan provided through TeamCare. This company is jointly represented by Teamsters Local 89 and Teamsters Local 215.
    Government Can Help Put People Back to Work
    05/24/17 - Teamsters Local 355
    May 24, 2017  | JOBS | The American workplace is undergoing substantial change. Increasingly, employers are less interested in hiring full-time employees. Instead, they want to use what they call contractors, whether the title is accurate or not. While unemployment is low, the quality and pay for many of these newer jobs is dubious at best.
    Administration’s Budget Builds a Wall Between the Wealthy and All of Us
    05/24/17 - Teamsters Local 355
    May 24, 2017 | INEQUALITY | With its 2018 federal budget proposal, the Trump administration made public, and made plain, its priorities for our nation.
    Paul Gallant Funeral Arrangements
    05/24/17 - CWA Local 3176
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    Government Can Help Put People Back to Work
    05/24/17 - Teamsters Local 992
    May 24, 2017  | JOBS | The American workplace is undergoing substantial change. Increasingly, employers are less interested in hiring full-time employees. Instead, they want to use what they call contractors, whether the title is accurate or not. While unemployment is low, the quality and pay for many of these newer jobs is dubious at best.
    Administration’s Budget Builds a Wall Between the Wealthy and All of Us
    05/24/17 - Teamsters Local 992
    May 24, 2017 | INEQUALITY | With its 2018 federal budget proposal, the Trump administration made public, and made plain, its priorities for our nation.
    Interviewing Truck Drivers at a Crossroads
    05/24/17 - Teamsters Local 992
    May 24, 2017  | JOBS | …Truck drivers are everywhere on our highways, undergirding the American economy, but most of us know little about their work and personal lives beyond musty stereotypes from the days of CB radio. Most truckers were quick to disabuse me of any notion that life on the open road holds romantic allure.
    March on Harrisburg, Corruption Exposed
    05/24/17 - Pennsylvania Federation BMWED-IBT
    BMWED members from the Pennsylvania Federation and other systems, divisions and federations around the country joined our friends “March on Harrisburg” in completing the 105 mile march from Philadelphia to the State Capital in Harrisburg. This action led to BMWED workers being arrested, detained and threatened.
    Proposed Budget Hurts Retirees
    05/24/17 - Charlotte Area Local APWU
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    Event Safety Alliance Launches Online Version of Event Safety Access Training
    05/24/17 - IATSE Local 33
    Event Safety Alliance announces the long-awaited release of an online version of Event Safety Access Training (ESAT), ESA's entry-level safety awareness training program and competency credential created specifically for those working in an event environment.
    Happy Aircraft Maintenance Technician's Day!
    05/24/17 - AMFA
    May 24, 2017 -- Today is Aircraft Maintenance Technician's Day! AMFA is proud to be the union of choice for AMT and Related employees and the only union to specifically represent our craft. Join us in our celebration of the AMT and our goal of elevating the profession. Thank your fellow AMT for their commitment to the craft.
    Administration’s Budget Builds a Wall Between the Wealthy and All of Us
    05/24/17 - Teamsters Local 888
    May 24, 2017 | INEQUALITY | With its 2018 federal budget proposal, the Trump administration made public, and made plain, its priorities for our nation.
    Government Can Help Put People Back to Work
    05/24/17 - Teamsters Local 888
    May 24, 2017  | JOBS | The American workplace is undergoing substantial change. Increasingly, employers are less interested in hiring full-time employees. Instead, they want to use what they call contractors, whether the title is accurate or not. While unemployment is low, the quality and pay for many of these newer jobs is dubious at best.
    A Note from the Office 5/23/17
    05/23/17 - IATSE Local 33
    ATTENTION If you are working the Inglewood Forum tonight - allow yourself extra time due to heightened security.
    Letter from National Director Regarding SWA Shareholder Meeting
    05/23/17 - AMFA
    May 23 -- During negotiations with Southwest Airlines (SWA) our members have not reaped any of the rewards of year-over-year record profits. Since the amendable date of our contract, August 16, 2012, the sacrifices for AMTs have far outweighed the Company’s financial record profit success. Since 2012, shareholders and SWA executives have been profiting off their returns from stock repurchases and dividends, while our members have not benefited or received improvements in wages, benefits, or compensation that reflects the Company’s strong financial stance.
    Letter from National Director Regarding SWA Shareholder Meeting
    05/23/17 - AMFA
    Dear SWA Members: During negotiations with Southwest Airlines (SWA) our members have not reaped any of the rewards of year-over-year record profits. Since the amendable date of our contract, August 16, 2012, the sacrifices for AMTs have far outweighed the Company’s financial record profit success.
    Safety on Railroad Bridges
    05/23/17 - Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen
    The FAMES Committee has reviewed the available data from 14 railroad bridge fall accidents, in which 12 fatalities and 2 serious injuries occurred. Given that bridge workers constitute a small percentage of the railroad worker population, this is a significant number. Unsecured walkways/gratings were the primary cause in one-half of the fatal accidents and serious injuries.
    Orenco Clinic and Tuality IT Transfer to OHSU
    05/23/17 - Local 328, Oregon AFSCME Council 75
    The last few months have seen some changes in the partnership between Tuality and OHSU. Earlier this year OHSU acquired the Orenco clinic and their employees, and, effective June 3rd, OHSU will acquire Tuality IT employees. As well as becoming OHSU employees the transferring Tuality employees also become employees represented by AFSCME Local 328.
    Website Under Construction
    05/23/17 - AFSCME Local 1180
    Hello, I am Kylen Brewer and I am the Administrator of the local 1180 website. Our website is currently undergoing some renovations and I'm working diligently to get the changes completed quickly. If you have any suggestions about what kind of content you would like to see uploaded feel free to email me at Kbrewer@cityoftulsaemployees.org.
    Kings Island Tickets
    05/23/17 - Teamsters Local 175
    Our Sister 'Lola" Vaitai
    05/23/17 - TWU Local 513
    TWU International Letter on Equity Decision
    05/23/17 - TWU Local 568
    Dear Members: Yesterday, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit affirmed the decision of the District Court for the Northern District of California that dismissed two class action complaints challenging TWU’s method of distributing shares of post-bankruptcy American Airlines stock.

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