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    Labor Stands for Equal Voting Rights
    07/01/15 - Teamsters Local 888
    July 1, 2015  | CIVIL RIGHTS |  thehill.com In the midst of good news coming out of the Supreme Court this week, many of us have also been recalling that yesterday was the two year anniversary of Shelby v. Holder, when this same Court decided the need to protect the rights of African Americans to vote was no longer needed in the South.
    July 2015 Worker to Worker
    07/01/15 - UAW Local 4911
    The July 2015 Worker to Worker is now available... UAW 4911 Bargaining and Membership Surveys due August 1; What is the Weingarten Act?; Union Family Fair Day August 6 - Discount Tickets available now; UAW Membership Appreciation Cookout August 11 and 13.
    July 1, 2015 Raise
    07/01/15 - Wyoming General Employee Union
    Just a reminder that as of today, July 1 - we are receiving our $0.
    Laborers 264 Host Koster Breakfast
    07/01/15 - Kansas City Labor Beacon Newspaper
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    Regional Bargaining Report # 6
    07/01/15 - Communications Workers of America Local 1107
    Regional Bargaining Report # 6 June 30, 2015 CWA DISTRICT 1 NY/NE CWA District 1 NY/NE and IBEW NY/NE Regional and Local Bargaining Teams  met with the Company today at the Rye Town Hilton in Rye, NY. The Regional Committee presented proposals to the Company including a proposal to eliminate all Contracting and to stop plans for future contracting.
    CLC Meeting tonight!!!
    07/01/15 - Southwest Washington Central Labor Council
    2212 NE Andressen 6pm See you all there.
    Foss Negotiating Committee Election
    07/01/15 - Inlandboatmen's Union of the Pacific-National Office
    Office Closed for 4th of July
    07/01/15 - IATSE Local 33
    Quick reminder the office will be closed this Friday, July 3rd, 2015. Please note the Call office will be on their normal schedule for both Friday and Saturday.
    Labor Stands for Equal Voting Rights
    07/01/15 - Teamsters local 570
    July 1, 2015  | CIVIL RIGHTS |  thehill.com In the midst of good news coming out of the Supreme Court this week, many of us have also been recalling that yesterday was the two year anniversary of Shelby v. Holder, when this same Court decided the need to protect the rights of African Americans to vote was no longer needed in the South.
    Labor Stands for Equal Voting Rights
    07/01/15 - Teamsters Local 355
    July 1, 2015  | CIVIL RIGHTS |  thehill.com In the midst of good news coming out of the Supreme Court this week, many of us have also been recalling that yesterday was the two year anniversary of Shelby v. Holder, when this same Court decided the need to protect the rights of African Americans to vote was no longer needed in the South.
    Labor Stands for Equal Voting Rights
    07/01/15 - Teamsters Local 992
    July 1, 2015  | CIVIL RIGHTS |  thehill.com In the midst of good news coming out of the Supreme Court this week, many of us have also been recalling that yesterday was the two year anniversary of Shelby v. Holder, when this same Court decided the need to protect the rights of African Americans to vote was no longer needed in the South.
    Quench Your Thirst with a Union-Made-in-America Brew
    07/01/15 - HVALF AFL-CIO
    Like the song says, “Summer’s here and the time is right for dancing in the streets.” Then you can cool off with a made in America and union-brewed cold beer. There’s a wide range of union-made beers to please any palate, from the ubiquitous Bud Light from Anheuser-Busch to the hard to find Talon Double IPA from Mendocino Brewing Co. to organic brews from Butte Creek Brewing and the classic “Land of Sky Blue Waters” Hamm’s from Miller/Coors.
    Verizon Abuses
    06/30/15 - CWA Local 1111
    CWA Urges FCC to Address Verizon Abuses Speedmatters.org In meetings with Federal Communications Commission (FCC) officials, the Communications Workers of America (CWA) urged the agency to move forward quickly to update its rules to protect consumers during this period of transition from copper to fiber networks.
    New Stewards Training
    06/30/15 - Communications Workers of America Local 2336
    Brothers and Sisters; The Local will be conducting "New Stewards Training" on Tuesday, July 14, and Wednesday, July 15, 2015. The time is 6:00pm - 8:30pm. All interested members should contact the Local (202-291-1500) to advise us of your intent to participate. We thank you in advance.
    Millions More Americans Eligible for Overtime
    06/30/15 - Teamsters Local 888
    June 30, 2015  | WAGES | nytimes.com President Obama announced Monday night a rule change that would make millions more Americans eligible for overtime pay. The rule would raise the salary threshold below which workers automatically qualify for time-and-a-half overtime wages to $50,440 a year from $23,660, according to an op-ed article by the president in The Huffington Post.
    Potomac Local Bargaining Report #2 Tuesday June 30, 2015
    06/30/15 - Communications Workers of America Local 2336
    Potomac Local Bargaining Report #2 Tuesday, June 30, 2015 The Potomac Local Bargaining committee met with the Company today. The company asked questions related to the proposals the Union passed yesterday.
    Vz Bargaining Update #6
    06/30/15 - CWA Local 1103
    Verizon Bargaing Update #6 can be found on the Verizon Bargaining Link (upper left of this page).  You must be a register user to view.  Only CWA 1103 Members & Retirees can register for this page.  Remember to include your cell phone for update text messages.
    Pressure to cut employee benefits threatens labor peace.
    06/30/15 - CWA Local 1111
    Pressure to Cut Employee Benefits Threatens Labor Peace Looming 'Cadillac tax' on health plans, corporate pension burdens likely to complicate talks with unions by Vipal Monga & Kimberly S Johnson, Wall Street Journal   Many big companies are pushing to cut spending on employee benefits-from pensions to health insurance-and could face labor strikes as a result.
    Potomac Local Bargaining Report #1. Monday June 29, 2015
    06/30/15 - Communications Workers of America Local 2336
    Potomac Local Bargaining Report #1 Monday, June 29, 2015 Local Potomac Bargaining opened today to discuss issues related to the Potomac contract.  Proposals were presented by both the Union and the Company.
    Report #6
    06/30/15 - Communications Workers of America Local 1120
    Regional Bargaining Report # 6 June 30, 2015 CWA DISTRICT 1 NY/NE   CWA District 1 NY/NE and IBEW NY/NE Regional and Local Bargaining Teams  met with the Company today at the Rye Town Hilton in Rye, NY. The Regional Committee presented proposals to the Company including a proposal to eliminate all Contracting and to stop plans for future contracting.
    Vz Bargaining Report #6
    06/30/15 - CWA Local 1111
    Regional Bargaining Report # 6 June 30, 2015 CWA DISTRICT 1 NY/NE   CWA District 1 NY/NE and IBEW NY/NE Regional and Local Bargaining Teams  met with the Company today at the Rye Town Hilton in Rye, NY. The Regional Committee presented proposals to the Company including a proposal to eliminate all Contracting and to stop plans for future contracting.
    SWA FMT Negotiations Update #19
    06/30/15 - AMFA Local 32
    AMFA/Southwest Airlines FMT Negotiations Update Update #19 June 29, 2015 The Negotiating Committee is providing this update to the AMFA Membership at Southwest Airlines. This report is the only official authorized written source of negotiating communications by the Committee.
    JATC Instructor Needed
    06/30/15 - IBEW Local 768
    The Montana JATC is seeking applicants for the full time position of 1st through 3rd year instructor. Resumes will be accepted by the JATC until July 17th, 2015. LOCAL 768 has mailed the job description to all Jouneyman Wiremans address on record.
    AMFA SWA Technician Negotiations Update # 32
    06/30/15 - AMFA Local 32
    AMFA/Southwest Airlines AMT Contract Negotiations Update Update # 32 June 29, 2015 The Negotiating Committee is providing this update to the AMFA Membership at Southwest Airlines. This report is the only official authorized source of negotiating communications by the Committee.
    IATSE Health Care Seminar
    06/30/15 - IATSE Local 33
    Spread the news far and wide among our Sisters and Brothers. The place to be on July 25th from 10:00 to 12:30 to meet and hear amazing stories and get answers regarding Retirement and Healthcare.
    IBEW Blood Drive
    06/30/15 - IBEW Local 332
    IBEW Local 332 Annual Picnic
    06/30/15 - IBEW Local 332
    IBEW 21 Mourns the Loss of Brother Jerry Burns
    06/30/15 - International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local Union 21
    June 30, 2015 IBEW Local Union 21 mourns the loss of Brother Jerome P. "Jerry" Burns, Customer Systems Technician - Morris, Illinois. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family.  Arrangements are as follows: Visitation: Wednesday, July 1, 2015 9:00 a.m. until the services begin at 11:00 a.m. First Christian Church 455 W. Southmor Rd. Morris, IL.
    Happy Birthday, America
    06/30/15 - IUEC Local 10
    The Officers, Members, and Staff of Local #10 would like to wish America, and everyone who lives here, a very Happy Birthday this July 4th.   The Hall will be closed on Friday, July 3rd, in observation of the Holiday. Be safe, in whatever you choose to do this holiday.  Enjoy the fireworks, family, and fun.
    Picnic - BIG SUCCESS
    06/30/15 - IUEC Local 10
    A BIG THANK YOU to the Local #10 Picnic Committee.  Everyone had such a great time at the picnic.  There was something for everyone.  The weather was great, and if you thought it was too hot, you could sit in the beautiful hall with the air blowing on you.  A number of people just wanted to sit on the deck in a rocker and watch what all was happening.
    Regional Bargaining Report #5
    06/30/15 - Communications Workers of America Local 1107
    Regional Bargaining Report # 5 June 29, 2015 CWA DISTRICT 1 NY/NE CWA District 1 and IBEW met with the Company today in Rye New York where the Company made a presentation on Excise tax, which is a potential tax on health care plans related to the Affordable Care Act.
    Millions More Americans Eligible for Overtime
    06/30/15 - Teamsters local 570
    June 30, 2015  | WAGES | nytimes.com President Obama announced Monday night a rule change that would make millions more Americans eligible for overtime pay. The rule would raise the salary threshold below which workers automatically qualify for time-and-a-half overtime wages to $50,440 a year from $23,660, according to an op-ed article by the president in The Huffington Post.
    Millions More Americans Eligible for Overtime
    06/30/15 - Teamsters Local 355
    June 30, 2015  | WAGES | nytimes.com President Obama announced Monday night a rule change that would make millions more Americans eligible for overtime pay. The rule would raise the salary threshold below which workers automatically qualify for time-and-a-half overtime wages to $50,440 a year from $23,660, according to an op-ed article by the president in The Huffington Post.
    Potomac LOCAL Bargaining Report #1
    06/30/15 - CWA Local 2222
    As negotiations with CWA and Verizon continue, there will be issues that are dealt with at the Regional table and at the Local tables.  To date, all issues discussed have been at the Regional level.  This week, the parties begain negotiations on Local issues.  Below is the first report from the Potomac Local bargaining table.
    Candidate Interviews TONIGHT!
    06/30/15 - Southwest Washington Central Labor Council
    Date: Tuesday June 30, 2015 Time: Interviews start at 6:00 and last one is at 7:30pm Where: OPEIU 11 - 3815 Columbia Vancouver, WA 97213 6:00 Bart Hansen - City Council 6:30 Mike Delasandro - County Chair 7:00 Candy Bonneville - Battleground City Council  7:30 Marc Boldt - County Chair In Solidarity, Shannon Shannon A.
    Vz Regional Bargaining Report #5
    06/30/15 - CWA Local 1111
    CWA DISTRICT 1 NY/NE Regional Bargaining Report #5 June 29, 2015 CWA District 1 and IBEW met with the Company today in Rye New York where the Company made a presentation on Excise tax, which is a potential tax on health care plans related to the Affordable Care Act.
    Labor Night 2015 (August 22, 2015)
    06/30/15 - Greater Lansing Labor Council
    The Lugnuts have put together a great day that recognizes mid-Michigan Labor Unions and creates a special day of fun and entertainment for everyone.
    Local 301 Members vote to Ratify 2015 Contract
    06/30/15 - IUE-CWA Local 301
    The votes have been counted and the IUE-CWA Local 301 membership voted in overwhelming favor to pass the the 2015 National contract. The final vote was passed by a count of 840 to 435.
    Millions More Americans Eligible for Overtime
    06/30/15 - Teamsters Local 992
    June 30, 2015  | WAGES | nytimes.com President Obama announced Monday night a rule change that would make millions more Americans eligible for overtime pay. The rule would raise the salary threshold below which workers automatically qualify for time-and-a-half overtime wages to $50,440 a year from $23,660, according to an op-ed article by the president in The Huffington Post.
    July 4 Made-in-America BBQ Shopping List
    06/30/15 - HVALF AFL-CIO
    This week, in the lead-up to the nation's birthday on July 4, we'll be spotlighting union-made products. Stay tuned for a new list each day. Many of us will celebrate Independence Day with a barbecue. We can keep the red, white and blue in the holiday with this made-in-America, union label backyard barbecue checklist, compiled from the Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers (BCTGM), the LA Labor 411's website, Union Plus and the United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW). To get more made-in-America product lists right to your phone, text FLAG to 235246.
    Letter From the DSABC President
    06/29/15 - Deputy Sheriff's Association of Bexar County
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    2015 LEPCI Awards Dinner
    06/29/15 - Greater Kansas City AFL-CIO
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    Plumbing Upgrade
    06/29/15 - UA Local 296
    We will be holding the Idaho State journeyman Plumbing upgrade class.  If you need these hours for your license please contact Scott Horton 288-1296.  The class will be July 18th, 2015 @ 8:00am at the Local 296 Training Center.
    Express 2015-04
    06/29/15 - Denver Metro Area Local APWU
    Message From the President by John Ancona, President Changes are happening on Tour 2 and 3, and Tour 1 on the FSM 100’s.  Management has informed the union it will repost all bids on Tour 3 and abolish and excess all bids on Tour 1.  Their plans also include changing the start times up to three hours on Tour 2.
    Transition from Empower to Fidelity-401k-Information
    06/29/15 - TWU Local 568
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    The Campaign to Weaken Worker Protections
    06/29/15 - Teamsters Local 355
    June 29, 2015 | SAFETY & HEALTH | publicintegrity.org  [This is the first part of a Center for Public Integrity series examining the epidemic of work-related disease in America.] America's flimsy workplace health and safety protections are no accident.
    Turn Things Around - Join a Union
    06/29/15 - GCC/IBT District Council 4
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