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December 06, 2021
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Dec 08, 2021
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Dec 08, 2021
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Dec 09, 2021
Coast Wenatchee Center Hotel, 201 N. Wenatchee Ave.
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Dec 09, 2021
Eagles Hall, 200 W. Market St.
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Dec 13, 2021
Union Hall, 510 S ELM
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Health Security Plan Design Series #3
12/06/21 - New Mexico Hospital Workers Union
Walking the Reimbursement Maze: Challenges Faced by Health Care Professionals Saturday, December 11, 2021 at 10:00 AM REGISTER NOW The third Zoom meeting in our Health Security Plan Design series will focus on how health care professionals get reimbursed for the services they provide—and the issues they encounter with the current process.
Local 191 Toy & Food Drive
12/06/21 - IBEW Local 191
Please read more to learn about IBEW 191 Toy and Food Drive!!! @media only screen and (max-width: 730px){ .pdfview{height:500px !important} local 191 toy & food drive 2021.
2021 Local 177 Toy Drive
12/06/21 - Teamsters Local 177
2021 Teamsters Local 177 Toy Drive The Holiday season, a time for giving, is upon us once again. In keeping with our tradition of helping those less fortunate, we are asking for your help as we kick off the 2021 Local 177 Toy Drive. As in the past, we are seeking NEW toys and ask that you DO NOT WRAP THEM.
The Build Back Better Act
12/06/21 - Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen
The Build Back Better Act would rebalance our economy by expanding opportunities for working people to get ahead. The current version of the bill includes vital provisions on child and elder care, immigration reform, climate mitigation and much more.
Crypto Arena / Staples Center: Parking instructions for this weekend only
12/04/21 - IATSE Local 33
Brothers & Sisters: Please refer to the download on this post.
Comptroller Lembo Announces Resignation
12/03/21 - CSEA SEIU Local 2001
Press Statement: For Immediate Release Contact: Drew Stoner, DStoner@csea760.com, 508-404-7515 CSEA SEIU Local 2001 Statement on the Resignation of Comptroller Kevin Lembo Comptroller Kevin Lembo has been a strong advocate for state employees for the last decade, working tirelessly to ensure that state benefits are protected and enhanced.
December Meetings Cancelled
12/03/21 - Greater Kansas City AFL-CIO
The Delegates took action at the November Meeting to cancel the December Meetings.  We look forward to seeing you in 2022.
The 'Graveyard Shift' in A Pandemic World
12/03/21 - Teamsters Local 570
Dec. 3, 2021 | LABOR | […] So, what is shift work? It’s a system that allows a business to run continuously, ceaselessly turning out and/or transporting widgets year after year. Workers typically labor in eight-hour shifts: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m. to midnight, and midnight to 8:00 a.m., or the like.
The Great Resignation May Teach Companies to Love Unions
12/03/21 - Teamsters Local 355
Dec. 3, 2021 | OPINION | […] It's hard to know what a healthy level of labor market turnover would be in the aggregate, but if it were three million quits per month — roughly the level in the U.S. in 2017 — then we're 1.4 million quits per month above that.
Legacy of Leadership Scholarship Fund
12/03/21 - Teamsters Local 162
Applications for the Teamsters Local 162 Legacy of Leadership Scholarship Fund are now available.  The Fund is awarding up to ten scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $2,000 each for graduating high school seniors (2021-2022 school year) who are the children or grandchildren of Local 162 members and who will be attending an accredited college or university (2022-2023 school year) .
Return To Work Agreement Extended Through January 16, 2022 For Motion Picture
12/03/21 - IATSE Local 488
The IATSE and the AMPTP have agreed to extend the RTW through January 16, 2022. Please notify your BAs with input on changes/issues you would like addressed in the negotiations for a revised RTW as soon as possible. As with our other Agreements, we are looking to members for input as to what changes we should advocate for on your behalf in a revised RTW Agreement.
December Union Meetings Cancelled
12/03/21 - IBEW 280
All December union meetings are cancelled at this time. This month's meeting has been cancelled due to COVID-19 safety precautions.
SoFi Stadium: Load out parking pass for BTS 12-02-2021
12/02/21 - IATSE Local 33
Brothers & Sisters: Please see the attachment to this posting.
3 Major Wins for Workers in Infrastructure Package
12/02/21 - Teamsters Local 570
Dec. 2, 2021 | JOBS | The United States urgently needs more high-quality jobs. While the tight labor market is pushing employers to increase wages across the private sector and unionized workers are increasingly leveraging their collective power to demand better work, these temporary pressures are not enough to overcome decades of wage stagnation and worsening work conditions.
Kellogg's Reaches Tentative Agreement With Union
12/02/21 - Teamsters Local 355
Dec. 2, 2021 | STRIKES | Kellogg Co. said on Thursday it has reached an agreement with the union on a new five-year contract for its employees at a few breakfast-cereal plants in the United States, potentially bringing a near two-month-long strike to an end.
District1199NM Member Honored with Never Quit Service Award
12/02/21 - New Mexico Hospital Workers Union
By AFSCME Staff · Wednesday, December 01, 2021 When Maryam Chudnoff was 18, her baby daughter had a seizure. “She wasn’t breathing, and I lived in a rural community in northern New Mexico where even if you call an ambulance it was going to be, you know, at least 45 minutes for them to get out to you,” she recalls.
EEOC Guidance
12/02/21 - CWA Local 2222
https://www.eeoc.
Blood Drive at Police Headquarters
12/02/21 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
The El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association encourages its members to participate in a blood drive being held by Vitalant at Police Headquarters on Thursday, December 2, 2021, from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. The blood drive will take place in Vitalant's Blood Mobile, parked in the Davita Dialysis parking lot. Donors will receive their choice of a free T-shirt or movie ticket.
December Membership Meeting Notice
12/02/21 - IATSE Local 33
Brothers, Sisters and Kin. Please follow the link provided to sign up for the December 12th, 2021 General Membership Meeting. In Solidarity, Darrell F. Aranda Recording Secretary. 121221GMMFullNotice.
New BRS Leadership Elected
12/01/21 - Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen
FRONT ROYAL, VIRGINIA, December 1, 2021 — Per Article I, Section 35, of the Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen Constitution, the General Chairmen and Grand Executive Council gathered today and elected Michael S. Baldwin as President of the Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen to fill the vacancy created by the retirement of Jerry C. Boles.
December Annual In Person Re-sign
12/01/21 - IBEW 280
December is our annual re-sign IN PERSON month! In order to stay on the book and keep your current referral number, visit either the Tangent or Redmond Hall. M-F 8am-12pm and 1pm to 5pm. Our only Saturday's IN PERSON signing will be on 12/11/21 and 12/18/2021 from 8am to 12pm at Local 280 office in Tangent, Oregon. Call our office with any questions or concerns at 541-812-1771.
Journeyman Upgrade Schedule
12/01/21 - Carpenters Local 555
Call and schedule yourself for an upgrade class. 303-393-6060 @media only screen and (max-width: 730px){ .pdfview{height:500px !important} jm upgrade schedule 22.
EPMPOA Children's Christmas Party
12/01/21 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
The El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association will hold its annual Children's Christmas Party on Sunday, December 5, 20219, from 11:30 AM to 3:30 PM. The event will feature great food (hamburgers, hotdogs with all the fixings, plus drinks!), arts and crafts, games, prizes and a lot of fun.
3 Major Wins for Workers in Infrastructure Package
11/30/21 - Teamsters Local 355
Nov. 30, 2021 | JOBS | The United States urgently needs more high-quality jobs.
3 Major Wins for Workers in Infrastructure Package
11/30/21 - Teamsters Local 992
Nov. 30, 2021 | JOBS | The United States urgently needs more high-quality jobs.
James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship. *Deadline for applications is March 1, 2021
11/30/21 - Teamsters Local 786
The application process is now OPEN.  Please use this address to access the system:  https://aim.applyists.net/JRHMSF   *the KEY for applying is "JRHMSF" Eligibility:  For the sons, daughters and financial dependents of Teamster members (including the BMWED, BLET, GCC and TCRC).
Juneteenth holiday
11/29/21 - Queens Area Local AMERICAN POSTAL WORKERS UNION AFL-CIO
USPS Issues Memo on Juneteenth National Holiday November 29, 2021
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 12, 2021 - SPECIAL MEETING FOR PARTICIPANTS IN SUBURBAN TEAMSTERS OF NORTHERN ILLINOIS HEALTH & WELFARE FUND CLASSES C AND D
11/29/21 - Teamsters Local 179
There will be a special meeting on Sunday, December 12, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. for those participants under classes C and D of the Suburban Teamsters of Northern Illinois Health & Welfare Fund.  The meeting will be held in the Local 179 membership hall located at 990 NE Frontage Road in Joliet.
If Workers Want to Lock in Good Jobs, We Need Unions
11/29/21 - Teamsters Local 570
Nov. 29, 2021 | OPINION | […] How do we create good jobs and improve the quality of existing ones? It starts with revamping our labor laws so that no matter their job or industry, all working people can join together in unions to bargain for a better future.
Labor Board Official Orders Amazon to Redo Alabama Union Vote
11/29/21 - Teamsters Local 355
Nov. 29, 2021 | WORKERS' RIGHTS | A regional director for the U.S. National Labor Relations Board on Monday called for a rerun of a union election at an Amazon.com facility in Alabama, setting the stage for another high-profile organizing battle at the world's largest online retailer.
If Workers Want to Lock in Good Jobs, We Need Unions
11/29/21 - Teamsters Local 355
Nov. 29, 2021 | OPINION | […] How do we create good jobs and improve the quality of existing ones? It starts with revamping our labor laws so that no matter their job or industry, all working people can join together in unions to bargain for a better future.
Labor Board Official Orders Amazon to Redo Alabama Union Vote
11/29/21 - Teamsters Local 992
Nov. 29, 2021 | WORKERS' RIGHTS | A regional director for the U.S. National Labor Relations Board on Monday called for a rerun of a union election at an Amazon.com facility in Alabama, setting the stage for another high-profile organizing battle at the world's largest online retailer.
If Workers Want to Lock in Good Jobs, We Need Unions
11/29/21 - Teamsters Local 992
Nov. 29, 2021 | OPINION | […] How do we create good jobs and improve the quality of existing ones? It starts with revamping our labor laws so that no matter their job or industry, all working people can join together in unions to bargain for a better future.
President’s Message
11/29/21 - Los Angeles College Faculty Guild - Local 1521
Negotiations. Negotiations. Negotiations. Lather, rinse, repeat... This is what the COVID-19 cycle has become. The actions of District management have created disruption regarding wages, hours, and working conditions. The Guild then jumps in to resolve each of the issues. Within a month, we’re back at the table to resolve another disturbance.
The Value of Being a Union Member: A Visit with Southwest Instructor Hillard Holland
11/29/21 - Los Angeles College Faculty Guild - Local 1521
AFT 1521 faculty member Hillard Holland divides his time between working as a computer science instructor at Southwest College and teaching computer basic-skills at Pasadena City College. While he has been a member of AFT 1521 for more than two decades, his first experience with union membership goes back nearly 50 years.
Former El Paso Police Detective dies in crash
11/29/21 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
The El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association extends its deepest condolences to the family, colleagues and friends of the Euless, Texas Police Detective who was killed in a crash with a suspected drunk driver in Lake Worth, Texas on Saturday afternoon, November 27, 2021.
New York Post City Council passes bills to curb NYC online delivery chaos
11/29/21 - Teamsters Local 455
Click Link below for full article. https://nypost.com/2021/11/23/nyc-council-passes-bills-to-curb-online-delivery-truck-chaos/.
Holiday Meal for 191 Members in Need!
11/29/21 - IBEW Local 191
Please see the flyer for information on how to help a IBEW LU 191 Member in need! @media only screen and (max-width: 730px){ .pdfview{height:500px !important} Christmas flyer.
AMFA-QX Negotiations Update #2
11/29/21 - AMFA
November 29, 2021 -- AMFA and Horizon Air met in Seattle, WA on November 22–23 to continue the negotiation process. Discussions started on ten Letters of Agreement (LOAs) the Company provided us that are not currently in the contract book that where agreed upon by the Teamsters, including...
Have you moved recently?
11/27/21 - GCC/IBT District Council 4
As you prepare your Holiday checklist, please make sure to add "update address/contact information" at the Local Office. All our active and retired members will begin to receive tax forms, and pension statements through the mail.  If you have recently moved you need to contact us at 630-668-4337 or via email at info@dc4gcc.org as soon as possible.
Rest in Peace Brother Jon Hergett
11/27/21 - International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local Union 21
IBEW Local Union 21 is saddened to announce the passing of our Brother Jon Hergett who worked at AT&T.  Our thoughts and prayers are with Jon’s family, friends, co-workers and all of our members. Visitation Monday, November 29, 2021 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM, Funeral Service Tuesday, November 30, 2021 10:00 AM McClure Funeral Home 302 W. Poplar St. Our thoughts and prayers are with Jon’s family, friends, co-workers and all of our members.
Contract Ratification Ballots are out NOW! Make sure you get your vote in the mail ASAP!
11/27/21 - AFSCME Local 132
Make sure to follow the directions and use both envelopes. Mark only 1 side of your ballot. Sign and print your name on the back of the larger envelope once your ballot (inside the smaller envelope) is inside. No postage necessary. Just drop it back in the mail. Our local's election committee will count the ballots and post the results mid-December 2021.
Contract Ratification Ballots are out NOW! Make sure you get your vote in the mail ASAP!
11/27/21 - AFSCME Local 132
Make sure to follow the directions and use both envelopes. Mark only 1 side of your ballot. Sign and print your name on the back of the larger envelope once your ballot (inside the smaller envelope) is inside. No postage necessary. Just drop it back in the mail. Our local's election committee will count the ballots and post the results mid-December 2021.
SoFi Stadium: Crew Parking for BTS Show Days 11-28-2029 & 11-29-2021
11/27/21 - IATSE Local 33
Brothers & Sisters Please see attachment to this post for BTS Parking @ Sofi Stadium.
President Biden Signs Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act
11/26/21 - Youngstown, Ohio Area Local 443
November 15, 2021 Today, President Biden signed H.R. 3684, the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, into law. This bi-partisan, $1.2 Trillion package will make long-overdue investments in our nation's infrastructure, providing the funding to finally repair our decaying roads, bridges, and public transportation systems.
Union Secures Third Historic Staffing Agreement
11/26/21 - Youngstown, Ohio Area Local 443
Union Secures Third Historic Staffing Agreement Today, the American Postal Workers Union and postal management signed a major new agreement to address longstanding understaffing issues in mail processing functions at the Postal Service. Under the terms of the new agreement the “Function” 1 mail processing staffing will be increased with 3,741 new career positions.
President Biden Names Two Nominees to Board of Governors
11/26/21 - Youngstown, Ohio Area Local 443
November 19, 2021 Today, President Joe Biden announced two new nominees to the Postal Service Board of Governors to replace outgoing governors. The President nominated Dan Tangherlini, who served as Administrator of the General Services Administration in the Obama Administration and has worked in various roles in the District of Columbia government.
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