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    American Muscle and Antique Auto Show - September 13
    07/23/14 - Lansing Labor News
    Fourth annual American Muscle and Antique Auto Show - September 13   The only show devoted to American-made autos, hosted at Local 652. All proceeds go to the Lansing Labor News to help fund the paper you’re reading now. The show is open to the public and free to attend. It will be in the parking lots of Local 652 and 724 on Clare Street in Lansing.
    District Shop Election Results
    07/23/14 - UAW local 602
    Video on Executive Order 13522 from DoD
    07/23/14 - Association of Civilian Technicians
    Video on Executive Order 13522 from DoD Executive Order (E.O.) 13522 Executive Order (E.O.) 13522, allows management, employees and their union representatives to engage pre-decisionally in all workplace matters, to the fullest extent practicable, without regard to whether a bargaining obligation exists under Section 7106 of the Federal Service Labor-Management Relations Statute.
    AmazonSmile Program and WFF
    07/23/14 - Working Families' Friend
    Meeting 7/22/14
    07/22/14 - IUE-CWA Local 83761
    President Eric Sims called to order the membership meeting today, July 22, 2014. Usual business of the union was discussed as always such as executive board minutes, and the previous meetings minutes. Eric spoke on Jerry Carney’s new role with the international as Job Initiative Coordinator. Congratulations to Jerry on his new role as he tries to help bring good union jobs back.
    Union Finds Creative Way To Help Workers
    07/22/14 - Teamsters Local 492
    UAW Strikes Back: "Local 42" Now In Tennessee VW Plant - May Be Future Of Labor – From Daily Kos The Supreme Court has finally stacked the deck enough that the 20th century paradigm of union organizing can no longer succeed.  To survive the labor movement must change its tactics and turn recent labor rulings to its advantage.
    Local #10 Sportsman's Group Live-Lining Charter Trip
    07/22/14 - IUEC Local 10
    Calling all Fishermen.  The Local #10 Sportsman's Group would like to invite you to join them on a Live-Lining Charter Trip.  This event has a limited number of spots available per trip, so if you are interested, you need to get your form filled out and turned in to reserve your spot.  All spots will be filled on a first come first serve basis.
    Is the Employment Situation Really Improving?
    07/22/14 - Teamsters local 570
    July 22, 2014 | LABOR | Over the past several years, Americans have been told that the labor situation in the U.S. is improving. The evidence used to back this up is the unemployment rate published by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, which has been declining.
    Is the Employment Situation Really Improving?
    07/22/14 - Teamsters Local 355
    July 22, 2014 | LABOR | Over the past several years, Americans have been told that the labor situation in the U.S. is improving. The evidence used to back this up is the unemployment rate published by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, which has been declining.
    Paycheck Fairness Signed by the Governor
    07/22/14 - NH AFL-CIO
    Statement of New Hampshire AFL-CIO President Mark S. MacKenzie on the signing of the Paycheck Fairness Act, July 22, 2014 Thank you Governor Hassan for your leadership on this important issue.
    LU 2200 August Executive Board Meeting scheduled Friday, August 8, 2014
    07/22/14 - UAW local 2200
    Greetings: The Executive Board of LU 2200 will meet Friday, August 8, 2014 at 6:00 pm for a light meal. The meeting will be called to order at 6:30 pm. As set forth in our bylaws, the Executive Board consists of the LU officers (President, Vice President, Recording Secretary, Financial Secretary/Treasurer, (3) Trustees, Sgt. at Arms and Guide) and the Unit Chairs (APL, POOL and STU).
    RESPECT our WORKPLACES
    07/22/14 - IATSE Local 22
    The letter below was written by Vice President Lauren Rogers at the request of the Chair-President Chuck Clay and with the consent of the Local 22 Executive Board. Although the letter is in response to a specific incident, the information and advice in it can be applied universally. Please read it and heed it for the good of Local 22.
    Local #10 2nd Annual Bring Your Own Boat Fishing Challenge and Fish Fry
    07/22/14 - IUEC Local 10
    This outing is for the whole family.  Local #10's Fishing Challenge and Fish Fry will be held at Virginia's Pohick Bay Regional Park on October 4, 2014.  There is a boat launch fee of $12.  Vehicles without boats have an entry fee of $7.  All fees must be paid in cash at the gatehouse or drop box at time of arrival.
    Employees May Decline FMLA
    07/22/14 - Inlandboatmen's Union of the Pacific-National Office
    Is the Employment Situation Really Improving?
    07/22/14 - Teamsters Local 888
    July 22, 2014 | LABOR | Over the past several years, Americans have been told that the labor situation in the U.S. is improving. The evidence used to back this up is the unemployment rate published by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, which has been declining.
    Is the Employment Situation Really Improving?
    07/22/14 - Teamsters Local 992
    July 22, 2014 | LABOR | Over the past several years, Americans have been told that the labor situation in the U.S. is improving. The evidence used to back this up is the unemployment rate published by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, which has been declining.
    Sound & Communications VOTE
    07/22/14 - IBEW Local 191
    Monday, July 21, 2014, the Sound and Communications Brothers and Sisters meet in Everett and Wenatchee, to review the proposed contract.  The result was that all members present approved the changes and agree to the new terms. To learn more about the changes, come to the next meeting of the Sound and Communicationjs members. It will be held on Tuesday, August 5th at 6 p.m.
    AFT joins 'Don't Buy Staples" Campaign
    07/22/14 - APWU Cleveland Area Local
    We can't just hit the snooze button - Secretary of Transportation
    07/22/14 - Great Plains Laborers' District Council
    Almost since my first day as Secretary of Transportation, I have been ringing the alarm bell about the looming insolvency of the highway trust fund --the federal source that helps pay for our nation's highways and transit.
    Join the United Mine Workers on July 31, 2014
    07/22/14 - Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen
    The United Mine Workers of America invite you to join us in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on Thursday, July 31, 2O14, as thousands of our members protest regulations proposed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that would destroy our nation's coal industry and coal-related jobs while effectively doing nothing to address the issue of climate change.
    Teamsters Ratify New Pipeline Agreement
    07/22/14 - Teamsters Local 179
    WASHINGTON – An overwhelming majority of Teamster local unions that represent pipeline construction workers in the United States voted in favor of a new three-year contract, the Teamsters Union announced today. The contract covers about 4,000 Teamsters. To read the full story from the International Brotherhood of Teamsters website, click here:  http://teamster.
    WSF 2015-17 TA'd Proposals Ratification Vote
    07/22/14 - Inlandboatmen's Union of the Pacific-National Office
    Stand Together
    07/22/14 - Local 328, Oregon AFSCME Council 75
    by Todd Flannery AFSCME 328 Shop StewardI am in my 5th year of employment and AFSCME membership. Beginning in July we will be voting for our new bargaining team for the upcoming 2015 negotiations. My thoughts are that this is going to be a long and difficult negotiation period after observing that OHSU wants more givebacks and employee cost reductions.
    ATU 1001 Waterworld Day!
    07/22/14 - ATU local 1001
    To all Amalgamated Transit Union Local 1001 members: We are excited to announce that Amalgamated Transit Union Local 1001 has signed up for The Calypso Club Discount Ticket Program.
    Take Action To Bring Jobs Back To The USA
    07/22/14 - Teamsters Local 492
    Did you know that U.S. companies can currently receive a tax deduction for certain relocation costs when they move jobs overseas? At a time when the nation’s unemployment rate is still too high, why are we rewarding companies for shipping our jobs out of the country? It doesn’t make any sense.
    New PBS Implementation Timeline
    07/21/14 - AFA US Airways MEC
    Based on feedback from the PBS Training Specialists and our members, the Joint Implementation Resolution Committee (JIRC) in consultation with company managers and US Airways IT have decided to revise the timeline for the implementation of PBS.  The new timeline will launch PBS with the February 2015 bid month. “Live” PBS bidding will therefore commence in January 2015.
    Mechanics, Fleet Service Clerks, others Approve New Contracts with US Airways
    07/21/14 - TWU Local 513
    UPDATE: Here’s the press release from the IAM: The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) today announced that approximately 11,000 maintenance training specialist, fleet service and mechanic and related employees approved new contracts by 96, 86 and 67 percent respectively at the “new” American Airlines.
    Poker Run This Weekend!
    07/21/14 - INTERNATIONAL BROTHERHOOD OF ELECTRICAL WORKERS LOCAL 159
    Above is the design for the t-shirts for the First Annual Local 159 Poker Run. All funds raised will benefit Toys-4-Tots. Visit our Facebook event for more information or call the hall! All modes of transportation welcome to participate! $20/person.
    2014 Purchase of Leave Program
    07/21/14 - AFSCME Local 1360 Akron City Employees
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    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March Scheduled For WaterSaver Corporation
    07/21/14 - Teamsters Local 743
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Workers Marching to Illinois Department of Human Rights to File Discrimination, Harassment Class Complaint Against WaterSaver Faucet Rally to be held at WaterSaver Faucet Co., on Monday, July 28, 2014 at 3:30pm, with a March to ILDHR to Follow.
    Peace Officer PTSD Legislative Task Force 2nd Meeting Scheduled for 07-31-14
    07/21/14 - Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
    The second meeting of the Colorado Legislative Task Force on Peace Officer PTSD will be held at the State Capitol. The meeting will begin on Thursday, July 31st, at 1:00 PM, and will be conducted in one of the House Committee Rooms (room number to be determined). The House meeting rooms are located next to the elevators in the basement level of the State Capitol.
    Port Drivers Take on Low Wages in an Industry Built on A Lie
    07/21/14 - Teamsters Local 355
    July 21, 2014 | WAR ON WORKERS | Port drivers aren't independent contractors: they're employees of companies that pay them too little for long hours, with no benefits or worker protections. It's a David and Goliath story, only in this case there are 120 Davids taking on a hidden Goliath in an industry that every day touches everyone who is reading this in hundreds of ways.
    Member2Member
    07/21/14 - IBEW Local 483
    So popular we've added another Member2Member Training Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 5:15 p.m. Dinner will be provided.
    July 17, 2014 Front Page
    07/21/14 - Kansas City Labor Beacon Newspaper
    TEAMSTERS DAY AT PETCO PARK
    07/21/14 - Teamsters Local 542
    The San Diego Padres are playing Los Angeles Dodgers and Teamsters Local 542 will be there. Saturday, August 30th, 2014 at 5:40 p.m. the San Diego Padres will be playing against their life long rivals at PETCO Park and you can be part of the excitement! Teamsters Local 542 has an offer for its members by offering tickets which includes admission, hot dog & drink for $10.00 ea ticket (a $24.
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    07/21/14 - Oregon AFSCME Council 75
    Teresa Hensley Fundraiser
    07/21/14 - Greater Kansas City AFL-CIO
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    Port Drivers Take on Low Wages in an Industry Built on A Lie
    07/21/14 - Teamsters Local 992
    July 21, 2014 | WAR ON WORKERS | Port drivers aren't independent contractors: they're employees of companies that pay them too little for long hours, with no benefits or worker protections. It's a David and Goliath story, only in this case there are 120 Davids taking on a hidden Goliath in an industry that every day touches everyone who is reading this in hundreds of ways.
    NVEnergy Healthy Living Medical Program Update
    07/21/14 - IBEW 396
    July 21, 2014 Sisters and Brothers, For those of you who are participating in the Healthy Living Program please note, the NV Energy Healthy Living Program Informational Meeting scheduled for July 22nd is being rescheduled for August 19th at 6:30 PM to coincide with our NV Energy Unit Meeting.
    July 2014 Gun Raffle Winners
    07/21/14 - IAFF Local 1544
      Here are June's winners: 1. Traci P. - Ticket #180 - Glock 23 .40 S&W Pistol 2. Brandon P - Ticket #078 - Smith & Wesson AR-15 5.56/.223 16" Barrel 3. Ethan S. - Ticket #224 - Gift Card 4. Hank S.
    Mark Your Calenders
    07/21/14 - IBEW Local 6
    IBEW Local 6 Picnic will be held on Saturday September 6th 2014 in Sigmund Stern Grove.
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    07/21/14 - CWA Local 1103
    Local 1103 Newsletter
    2014 WOMEN'S CONFERENCE
    07/21/14 - Teamsters Local Union No. 142
    SAVE THE DATES The 2014 Teamsters Women’s Conference will be held September 4-6 at the Hilton Chicago, 720 S. Michigan Ave. The opening session will begin at 2 p.m. on Thurs., Sept. 4 and the conference will adjourn no later than 5 p.m. on Sat., Sept. 6. REGISTER AT NO COST TO YOU.
    BRS Election Results
    07/21/14 - Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen
    JULY 16, 2014, LAS VEGAS, NEVADA — More than 250 delegates to the Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen’s 51st Regular Convention re-elected, by acclamation, W. Dan Pickett to lead the Signalmen’s union for the next four years. Pickett assumed the presidency of the BRS in 1992 after serving as the organization’s Southeast Region Vice President.
    Preview of the 2014 Election Cycle
    07/21/14 - Teamsters Local Union No. 142
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