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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.
    Trade Really Did Kill Manufacturing Jobs
    03/28/17 - Teamsters local 570
    Mar. 28, 2017  | OPINION | There have been a flood of opinion pieces and news stories in recent weeks wrongly telling people that it was not trade that led to the loss of manufacturing jobs in recent years, but rather automation. This means that all of those people who are worried about trade deficits costing jobs are simply being silly.
    Trade Really Did Kill Manufacturing Jobs
    03/28/17 - Teamsters Local 355
    Mar. 28, 2017  | OPINION | There have been a flood of opinion pieces and news stories in recent weeks wrongly telling people that it was not trade that led to the loss of manufacturing jobs in recent years, but rather automation. This means that all of those people who are worried about trade deficits costing jobs are simply being silly.
    The 2017 Teamster Local 743 Presidents Scholarship
    03/28/17 - Teamsters Local 743
    Teamsters LOCAL 743 PRESIDENTS SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION AND GUIDELINES ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED BY THE LOCAL 743 PRESIDENTS' SCHOLARSHIP COMMITIEE NO LATER THAN FRIDAY, APRIL 28, 2017:
    IBT 2017 Unity Conference May 8th thru 11th
    03/28/17 - Teamsters Local 743
    The 2017 Unity Conference and GEB Swearing-in will be held on Tuesday, May 9, at the Paris Hotel in Las Vegas. The times for these events are as follows: Tuesday, May 9 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Unity Conference 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
    Trade Really Did Kill Manufacturing Jobs
    03/28/17 - Teamsters Local 992
    Mar. 28, 2017  | OPINION | There have been a flood of opinion pieces and news stories in recent weeks wrongly telling people that it was not trade that led to the loss of manufacturing jobs in recent years, but rather automation. This means that all of those people who are worried about trade deficits costing jobs are simply being silly.
    We Are Ohio Applauds Mansfield For Opposing 'Right To Work'
    03/28/17 - Fraternal Order of Police of Ohio, Inc.
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MARCH 22, 2017 WE ARE OHIO APPLAUDS MANSFIELD FOR OPPOSING 'RIGHT TO WORK' MANSFIELD, Ohio – Statewide pro-worker organization We Are Ohio applauded Mansfield City Council for unanimously approving a resolution opposing 'Right to Work’ on Tuesday.
    Fleet Memo for March 25 2017
    03/28/17 - Inlandboatmen's Union of the Pacific-National Office
    WC Bill
    03/28/17 - Jefferson County Association of Educational Support Personnel
    Good morning:  Based on what we are hearing in Frankfort, the terrible WC bill is not dead yet and could possibly get a hearing these last two days (the 29th and 30th) of the session.  It would be great if you can pass this along to your members, so they can call the LRC message line at 1-502-372-7181 and leave a message with their Senator to vote no on HB 296.
    Trade Really Did Kill Manufacturing Jobs
    03/28/17 - Teamsters Local 888
    Mar. 28, 2017  | OPINION | There have been a flood of opinion pieces and news stories in recent weeks wrongly telling people that it was not trade that led to the loss of manufacturing jobs in recent years, but rather automation. This means that all of those people who are worried about trade deficits costing jobs are simply being silly.
    In California, Businesses Battle Teamsters for Pot Distribution
    03/27/17 - Teamsters local 570
    Mar. 27, 2017  | ORGANIZING | When Californians went to the polls this (sic) November to approve the legalization of marijuana for personal use, little did they realize it would morph into a battle between unions and business. The state is no slated to begin distributing licenses to marijuana business on Jan. 1, 2018.
    More than four million jobs will likely be lost with a rapid transition to autonomous vehicles
    03/27/17 - Teamsters Local 455
    Click link for more info..... http://m.dailykos.
    Compromise Frees Passage of FOP's Bill to Cover Colorado Cops for PTSD
    03/27/17 - Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
    A bill that sailed through an initial vote in the House Friday would assure that PTSD is a condition that qualifies for worker’s compensation insurance. House Bill 1229 is aimed at but doesn’t specify police officers and other first responders. But it describes what usually only they do that could cause post traumatic stress disorder.
    Driverless Vehicles
    03/27/17 - Teamsters Local 455
    Click Link for More Info.... http://www.bizjournals.com/denver/news/2017/03/22/bill-allowing-driverless-vehicles-passes-colorado.html.
    In California, Businesses Battle Teamsters for Pot Distribution
    03/27/17 - Teamsters Local 992
    Mar. 27, 2017  | ORGANIZING | When Californians went to the polls this (sic) November to approve the legalization of marijuana for personal use, little did they realize it would morph into a battle between unions and business. The state is no slated to begin distributing licenses to marijuana business on Jan. 1, 2018.
    Teamsters Local 767 Blood Drive
    03/27/17 - Teamsters Local 767
     The Teamsters Local 767 Blood Drive will once again be held in conjunction with our Family Fun Day on April 22nd. We exceeded our goal last year so lets show them again this year what being a Teamster is all about. And lets help Carter Blood Care save more lives. Please click the link below to schedule your donation time. https://ww2.greatpartners.
    Family Fun Day
    03/27/17 - Teamsters Local 767
    Join us on Saturday April 22nd for our 2nd annual Teamsters Local 767 Family Fun Day. All the fun begins right after the General Membership Meeting that starts at 10:00AM. We will have lots of food and entertainment for the whole family. Including a bounce house, fire truck, cotton candy, popcorn & lots of other fun activities.
    2017 Teamsters Local 577 & Joint Council 80 Scholarship Applications
    03/27/17 - Teamsters Local 577
    Dear Members,      I am pleased to inform you applications for our Teamsters Local 577 AND Joint Council #80 College Scholarships are available at the Local Union Office.
    Article of Interest
    03/27/17 - IUEC Local 10
    On February 17, 2017, the IUEC lost a brother in Tallahassee, Florida.  Brother Robert Myers worked with Otis Elevator and was the on site mechanic at the Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare buildings.  We were all notified by the International of Brother Myers passing, and we sent our heart felt wishes to Local #49 and all our brothers and sisters at that time.
    Dog Fest 2017
    03/27/17 - IBEW Local 6
    AFL-CIO LEGISLATIVE UPDATE 3-24-2017
    03/27/17 - Laborers' Local 231
    The Illinois House was the only chamber in session this week. The deadline to pass House Bills out of committee is Friday, March 31st. The House will be primarily focused on that deadline when they return next week. Both chambers will be in session next week, beginning at 12pm on Tuesday. School funding reform may be voted on next week.
    In California, Businesses Battle Teamsters for Pot Distribution
    03/27/17 - Teamsters Local 888
    Mar. 27, 2017  | ORGANIZING | When Californians went to the polls this (sic) November to approve the legalization of marijuana for personal use, little did they realize it would morph into a battle between unions and business. The state is no slated to begin distributing licenses to marijuana business on Jan. 1, 2018.
    anti-racist mobilization committee
    03/27/17 - IUPAT local 10
    The last general mebership meeting passed and endorsed the formation of the anti-racist mobilization committee with a well written resolution !  Sisters and Brothers we are bound by oath to oppose racism within our ranks where ever and whenever.
    Michael Moore - No Time to Gloat
    03/26/17 - McLean County Democratic Party
    Director Michael Moore on Friday warned Democrats that while the decision to pull the Republican ObamaCare repeal bill was worth celebrating, it wasn't time "to gloat" but the opportunity "for the resistance to step forward." Republicans abandoned their effort to repeal ObamaCare Friday, when Trump and Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.
    Message for International Executive Board & Advisory Committee
    03/25/17 - UFCW Minority Coalition
    In Case You Missed It
    03/24/17 - Teamsters local 570
      • GOP pulls bill to repeal Obamacare.   • UPS Teamsters pitch in for coworker in need.   • Trump proposes $2.5B in labor cuts.   • Unions are wondering: Resist or assist?   • The fake freedom of American health care.   • Baltimore City Council passes $15 minimum wage bill.   • What slashing the Labor Dept.
    In Case You Missed It
    03/24/17 - Teamsters Local 355
      • GOP pulls bill to repeal Obamacare.   • UPS Teamsters pitch in for coworker in need.   • Trump proposes $2.5B in labor cuts.   • Unions are wondering: Resist or assist?   • The fake freedom of American health care.   • Baltimore City Council passes $15 minimum wage bill.   • What slashing the Labor Dept.
    Sue Mann and Pam Edgerley have retired!
    03/24/17 -
    Sue Mann and Pam Edgerley have retired. Both have been faces of this union for 20 plus years and we are sad to say goodbye. The two of them are looking forward to spending more time with their grandchildren and living a slow-paced life after years of hard work! All of us at Local 455 wish the two of them a wonderful retirement.
    REMINDER: APRIL GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING RESCHEDULED FOR SUNDAY, APRIL 9
    03/24/17 - Teamsters Local 179
    The Teamsters Local 179 April General Membership meeting will be held on Sunday, April 9 at 10:00 a.m. at the Local 179 membership hall located at 990 NE Frontage Road in Joliet. The meeting has been rescheduled to the second Sunday of April because the original meeting date conflicted with Easter Sunday. Hope to see you there.
    In Case You Missed It
    03/24/17 - Teamsters Local 992
      • GOP pulls bill to repeal Obamacare.   • UPS Teamsters pitch in for coworker in need.   • Trump proposes $2.5B in labor cuts.   • Unions are wondering: Resist or assist?   • The fake freedom of American health care.   • Baltimore City Council passes $15 minimum wage bill.   • What slashing the Labor Dept.
    Worker Safety Takes Back Seat to Corporate Profits
    03/24/17 - Teamsters Local 992
    Mar. 23, 2017  | HEALTH & SAFETY | Congress in quick order has decided to renege on an Obama administration rule that allowed for more timely collection of data in order to track workplace injuries and illnesses. Evidently, modernizing the reporting system was a bridge too far for GOP lawmakers indebted to their corporate benefactors.
    Worker Safety Takes Back Seat to Corporate Profits
    03/24/17 - Teamsters local 570
    Mar. 23, 2017  | HEALTH & SAFETY | Congress in quick order has decided to renege on an Obama administration rule that allowed for more timely collection of data in order to track workplace injuries and illnesses. Evidently, modernizing the reporting system was a bridge too far for GOP lawmakers indebted to their corporate benefactors.
    Worker Safety Takes Back Seat to Corporate Profits
    03/24/17 - Teamsters Local 355
    Mar. 23, 2017  | HEALTH & SAFETY | Congress in quick order has decided to renege on an Obama administration rule that allowed for more timely collection of data in order to track workplace injuries and illnesses. Evidently, modernizing the reporting system was a bridge too far for GOP lawmakers indebted to their corporate benefactors.
    In Case You Missed It
    03/24/17 - Teamsters Local 888
      • GOP pulls bill to repeal Obamacare.   • UPS Teamsters pitch in for coworker in need.   • Trump proposes $2.5B in labor cuts.   • Unions are wondering: Resist or assist?   • The fake freedom of American health care.   • Baltimore City Council passes $15 minimum wage bill.   • What slashing the Labor Dept.
    Worker Safety Takes Back Seat to Corporate Profits
    03/24/17 - Teamsters Local 888
    Mar. 23, 2017  | HEALTH & SAFETY | Congress in quick order has decided to renege on an Obama administration rule that allowed for more timely collection of data in order to track workplace injuries and illnesses. Evidently, modernizing the reporting system was a bridge too far for GOP lawmakers indebted to their corporate benefactors.
    TCSOA Offers Scholarships
    03/23/17 - TCSOA
    The TCSOA Board of Directors voted to award six (6) Scholarships.  Three (3) $1,000.00 scholarships will be awarded to children of members in good standing and two (2) $500.00 scholarship will be awarded to members in good standing,  and one  (1) $1000.00 scholarship; the Warren P. Young Humanitarian Award, will be awarded to a member of the community.
    In Ruling for Illinois Teamsters, Court Confirms Constitutionality of Fair Share
    03/23/17 - Teamsters local 570
    Mar. 23, 2017  | JUSTICE | The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit on Tuesday, March 21, protected the right of Teamsters Local 916 to collect fair share fees and dismissed a challenge brought on by the Right-to-Work Coalition. A 1977 ruling by the U.S.
    El Paso detective creates rescue for pets involved in animal-cruelty cases
    03/23/17 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
    At three years old, Kona has experienced enough pain to last a lifetime. The Shar-pei mix was found on the streets of Juarez, Mexico after being hit by a car. After losing the use of his two front legs, the dog had been dragging himself along so long that bone was exposed. His injuries were so far gone that a vet made the decision to amputate Kona's front legs.
    2017 KCPOG Scholarship Program
    03/23/17 - KCPOG
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    AMFA National Survey
    03/23/17 - AMFA Local 32
    AMFA – SWA Aircraft Maintenance Technician Survey Notice The National Executive Council has called for a survey of the membership at Southwest Airlines (SWA) regarding contract negotiations. 
    In Ruling for Illinois Teamsters, Court Confirms Constitutionality of Fair Share
    03/23/17 - Teamsters Local 355
    Mar. 23, 2017  | JUSTICE | The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit on Tuesday, March 21 protected the right of Teamsters Local 916 to collect fair share fees and dismissed a challenge brought on by the Right-to-Work Coalition. A 1977 ruling by the U.S.
    Town of Islip Recognizes 35 Year Employees
    03/23/17 - UPSEU
    Islip Town Supervisor Angie Carpenter honored 35 year employees at the January 24, 2017 Town Board Meeting. Town of Islip employees who received recognition included Steven Aloia, Mike Aversano, Edward Carter, Bernadette Cassidy, Nicolina Charron, Bob Fergo, Kenneth Gesseck, William Mannix, Michael Vicinanza and Paul Christensen.
    President of the HVALF, Ron Diaz, WIll Take the Leap For Autism
    03/23/17 - HVALF AFL-CIO
    President Ron Diaz has pledged to Leap for Autism on APRIL 22, 2017 and is asking members to sponsors his jump. Every dollar counts so whatever amount you can give would be greatly appreciated. Thank you! To sponsor Ron Diaz click on the scroll down titled "Choose an Individual Fundraiser or Team Sponsor" look for Ron Diaz and then select the amount you would like to contribute.
    U.S. Court of Appeals Preserves Fair Share Fees, Dismisses Right-to-Work Case
    03/23/17 - Teamsters Local 992
    Mar. 23, 2017  | JUSTICE | The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit on Tuesday, March 21, protected the right of Teamsters Local 916 to collect fair share fees and dismissed a challenge brought on by the Right-to-Work Coalition. A 1977 ruling by the U.S.
    AMFA - SWA AMT Survey Notice
    03/23/17 - AMFA
    March 23, 2017 -- The National Executive Council has called for a survey of the membership at Southwest Airlines (SWA) regarding contract negotiations. This survey will be conducted via the TrueBallot Inc., WebVote® system. All active members in good standing employed by Southwest Airlines under the Aircraft Maintenance Technicians contract are eligible participate in this survey.
    Rest in Peace
    03/23/17 - IBEW Local 191
    LYNDEN, Washington – Leo Arthur Metz, age 80, passed away on Monday, March 20, 2017, at Lynden Christian Health Care in Lynden, Washington. Graveside services for Leo will be held on Friday, March 24, at 2 p.m. at Lakeview Cemetery in Polson.
    In Ruling for Illinois Teamsters, Court Confirms Constitutionality of Fair Share
    03/23/17 - Teamsters Local 888
    Mar. 23, 2017  | JUSTICE | The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit on Tuesday, March 21, protected the right of Teamsters Local 916 to collect fair share fees and dismissed a challenge brought on by the Right-to-Work Coalition. A 1977 ruling by the U.S.
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