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Get Your Application in Today For Entertainment Electrics!!
05/21/18 - IATSE Local 488
Local 488 is excited to bring Entertainment Electrics to Portland, April 2-5,  and to Seattle on April 9-12 . This ETCP recognized class is 3 days of classroom work and 1 hands-on/practical day with equipment. Attached is the flyer and the applications for both Portland and Seattle.
SOLIDARITY | A letter from APA President Carey
04/19/18 - IBT Local 1108
April 19, 2018 To All Flight Options & Flexjet Pilots: On behalf of the 15,000 American Airlines pilots represented by the Allied Pilots Association (APA), I am writing to express our strong support for International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local 1108 and the representation services it provides to the pilots of Flight Options and Flexjet.
Town of Ware DPW Employees Unanimously Vote UPSEU
04/19/18 - UPSEU

In a Massachusetts state election held on April 17th, Town of Ware DPW employees voted to join UPSEU.

After years of Teamster representation, and learning of UPSEU’s successes throughout the state, ...

Resting in Peace: Assemblyman Frank Skartados
04/19/18 - HVALF AFL-CIO
Resting in Peace: Our Assemblyman Frank Skartados The HVALF Officers, Vice Presidents and Staff are deeply saddened of the passing of Frank Skartados. Our friend of labor and of the working people, our Assemblyman who has been an advocate for workers, schools, and the environment is at peace.
HVALF Labor to Labor for Shelly Mayer
04/19/18 - HVALF AFL-CIO
HVALF LABOR to LABOR Canvass for Shelly Mayer When: Sunday, April 22nd, 2018 Time: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm Where: WPCLB Offices, 595 West Hartsdale Avenue, White Plains, NY 10607 Please let us know if you will be attending; email Beth at esoto@hvalf.
Labor Focus Group - May 1, 2018
04/19/18 - HVALF AFL-CIO
Labor Focus Group - May 1, 2018 at 5:30 pm We would like to invite you to participate in a message development focus group hosted by the New York State AFL-CIO on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 from 5:30- 7:30 PM at the Hudson Valley Area Labor Federation Offices, 15 Stone Castle Road, Rock Tavern, NY
With Fewer Police Applicants, Departments Engage in Bidding Wars
04/19/18 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
Like many law enforcement agencies, the Utah Highway Patrol has lots of vacancies to fill as officers leave for higher-paying jobs. It also has a lot of competition. Salt Lake City recently announced plans to hire 50 additional officers for its police force.
Business Group Wants Union Organizing Rule Rescinded
04/19/18 - Teamsters local 570
April 19, 2018 | WAR ON WORKERS | The National Retail Federation (NRF) issued a letter to federal officials Wednesday asking them to rescind a recent rule which speeds up union elections. Former President Barack Obama oversaw a very active administration when it came to labor policy. The purpose was to better protect workers by strengthening regulations and unions.
Business Group Wants Union Organizing Rule Rescinded
04/19/18 - Teamsters Local 355
April 19, 2018 | WAR ON WORKERS | The National Retail Federation (NRF) issued a letter to federal officials Wednesday asking them to rescind a recent rule which speeds up union elections. Former President Barack Obama oversaw a very active administration when it came to labor policy. The purpose was to better protect workers by strengthening regulations and unions.
Use of Force and Documentation - Training Opportunity
04/19/18 - Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
Outstanding training opportunity. Documenting the use of force is difficult because these rapidly evolving events are physically and emotionally stressful. Reporting critical details accurately requires effective recall, note-taking, organization, and writing skills. Reports must provide details that are clear, concise, accurate, and easy to understand.
Pre-Retirement Seminar
04/19/18 - GCC/IBT District Council 4
Reminder our Pre-Retirement Seminar will be on Sunday, April 22, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at the American Legion Post 76 located at 570 S. Gary Ave. in Carol Stream Illinois. This is a closed meeting. Only members who were invited and reserved their spot will be admitted.
EPMPOA Sponsored "Wing Drive" to benefit PHRC Sgt. J. Sierra & Family
04/19/18 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
The El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association is sponsoring a "Wing Drive" lunch to benefit Region III (PHRC) Sergeant Jose Sierra and his family to assist her with expenses related to his wife's illness and pending surgery and recovery.
Town Of Ware DPW Employees Unanimously Vote Upseu
04/19/18 - UPSEU

In a Massachusetts state election held on April 17th, Ware DPW employees voted to join UPSEU.

After years of Teamster representation, the unit, after learning of UPSEU’s successes, thought the state decided they too wanted change and vote to leave the Teamsters to join UPSEU. UPSEU welcomes Town of Ware DPW unit employees.
Read On - April 2018
04/19/18 - Los Angeles College Faculty Guild - Local 1521
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What ever it Takes! Cavs Game 5 Tickets on Sale!
04/19/18 - APWU Cleveland Area Local
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UPS and UPS Freight National Negotiations Update
04/19/18 - Teamsters Local 89
Apr 19, 2018 - UPS and UPS Freight National Negotiations Update Teamsters Local 89 has received a memo from IBT Package Division Director Denis Taylor that official re-opener notices have been given to UPS and UPS Freight for the National Master Agreement (NMA) and all Regional and Local Supplements, Addenda, Appendices, Riders, and Memorandums.
Senator Sanders Statement on Trump Review of Postal Service
04/19/18 - Queens Area Local AMERICAN POSTAL WORKERS UNION AFL-CIO
U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) issued the following statement Friday after President Donald Trump signed an executive order demanding an evaluation of the Postal Service’s finances: “President Trump is right that it would be useful to take a serious look at the United States Postal Service.
233 Members of Congress Just Voted to Steal Social Security’s $2.9 Trillion Surplus
04/19/18 - Queens Area Local AMERICAN POSTAL WORKERS UNION AFL-CIO
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2018 Workers Memorial Day
04/19/18 - Lansing Labor News
Cuts to Health and Safety Programs Will Mean More Fatalities, Injuries Workers Memorial Day is April 28, the anniversary of the effective date of the Occupational Safety and Health Act. An estimated 553,000 lives have been saved by the worker protections established in the OSHA regulations. Now these regulations are under attack. Resources to address safety hazards are being cut.
Join IATSE Local 28 & Local 488 for Continuing Organizing Member Education Training!
04/18/18 - IATSE Local 488
Come join us MAY 7TH at the Oregon AFL-CIO from 1-5pm for a great program for all Union Members! This training is provided by the IATSE International. All IATSE Local Members are welcome!
U.S. HOSE SRTIKE OVER! MEMBERS RATIFY NEW 5-YEAR AGREEMENT
04/18/18 - Teamsters Local 179
After a two week strike, members at U.S. Hose in Romeoville overwhelmingly ratified a new 5-year agreement on Wednesday April 18.
A Note from the Business Agents 4/18/2018
04/18/18 - IATSE Local 33
Late last night we signed a Deal with McNally Enterprises INC out of Orange County. They do a lot of Fashion Shows, Corporate Scenery, internet streaming shows, etc. Really a great shop of one-stop needs. They build scenery, do LED walls, lighting installs, Sound, Audio, Video.  I.A.T.S.
ABF Tentative Agreement Information
04/18/18 - Teamsters Local 776
Additional details concerning the ABF tentative agreement and information on the voting ...
Even If Trump Wants to Rejoin TPP, That Ship May Have Sailed
04/18/18 - Teamsters local 570
April 18, 2018 | TRADE AGREEMENTS | […] Most experts still deem it unlikely that all current CPTPP members will welcome the U.S. back with open arms, especially if the president makes tough demands. Last week, trade ministers from Australia, Japan and Malaysia made clear that they would welcome the U.S. joining the CPTPP, but that the U.S. should not expect substantial changes to be made.
The Teachers’ Union Boomerang
04/18/18 - Teamsters local 570
April 17, 2018 | STRIKES | The successful strike by teachers in West Virginia in March has kicked off a wave of organizing and walk-outs in other places, including Oklahoma, Arizona, and Kentucky.
Pilot unions help one another
04/18/18 - IBT Local 1108
As word of the management-sponsored decertification campaign spreads, other pilot unions, including NJASAP, the NetJets pilot union, wasted no time in offering support to Local 1108. Predictably, management’s decertification group responded by trying to create a wedge between us and our NJASAP peers. Decertification requires division.
April Mobile Elevated Work Platform (MEWP)/Lift Certification Classes
04/18/18 - IATSE Local 488
Three classes avaialble: Two Re-Certification Trainings on April 27th. and 28th for experienced operators. Also offered will be a newcomer class to be held on April 29th with Practical training and evaluation available on either April 30th or May 1st. Sign Up Today, Space Is Limited!
Even If Trump Wants to Rejoin TPP, That Ship May Have Sailed
04/18/18 - Teamsters Local 355
April 18, 2018 | TRADE AGREEMENTS | […] Most experts still deem it unlikely that all current CPTPP members will welcome the U.S. back with open arms, especially if the president makes tough demands. Last week, trade ministers from Australia, Japan and Malaysia made clear that they would welcome the U.S. joining the CPTPP, but that the U.S. should not expect substantial changes to be made.
Training Classes Available
04/18/18 - IUOE Local 286
You as a member of Local 286 you are eligible to take training at the new state-of-the-art training IUOE facility of Houston, Texas. We have attached  the registration packets for your information. The packets include the following: Course Name, Dates, Description and a Registration form.
Workers Memorial Day Observance
04/18/18 - IBEW Local 191
Workers Memorial Day Observance Start: April 25, 2018 • 5:00 PM Snohomish County Courthouse Courtyard• 300 Rockefeller Avenue, Everett, WA 98201 Host Contact Info: Leonard Kelly/Charlotte Muny 425-259-7922 E-mail: charlotte@snolabor.
Even If Trump Wants to Rejoin TPP, That Ship May Have Sailed
04/18/18 - Teamsters Local 992
April 18, 2018 | TRADE AGREEMENTS | […] Most experts still deem it unlikely that all current CPTPP members will welcome the U.S. back with open arms, especially if the president makes tough demands. Last week, trade ministers from Australia, Japan and Malaysia made clear that they would welcome the U.S. joining the CPTPP, but that the U.S. should not expect substantial changes to be made.
The Teachers’ Union Boomerang
04/18/18 - Teamsters Local 992
April 18, 2018 | STRIKES | The successful strike by teachers in West Virginia in March has kicked off a wave of organizing and walk-outs in other places, including Oklahoma, Arizona, and Kentucky.
El Paso Police Accepting Applications for Police Trainee
04/18/18 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
The El Paso Police Departement continues to accept applications for the position of Police Trainee.  This recruitment is for police trainees for an upcoming Police Academy class.
City Council introduces new EPPD patrol cars, approve building award
04/18/18 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
EL PASO, Texas - City Council handed El Paso Police Department keys to more than a dozen new patrol cars at Tuesday's Council meeting.    The delivery of the units is part of the Council's efforts to replace 300 patrol units within a two-year period.
Negron/Carroll Scholarship Fund Golf Tournament
04/18/18 - NJLESA
Please see attached for event details on Friday, June 8, 2018.
TO ALL ABF MEMBERS
04/18/18 - Teamsters Local 71
NOTICE OF REFERENDUM FOR PROPSED CHANGEDS TO THE ABF NATIONAL MASTER AGREMENT, SUPPLEMENTS AND RIDERS: The Referendum is being conducted by electronic ballot. Voter information will be mailed to all eligible members on or about Thursday, April 19, 2018. All votes must be received by ballotpoint by 8:00 pm eastern time on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 to be counted.
AMFA Extends Heartfelt Condolences
04/18/18 - AMFA
April 18, 2018 -- The Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association (AMFA) would like to extend our heartfelt condolences to the family of the passenger who lost her life due to yesterday's tragic event on Southwest Airlines Flight #1380. AMFA is grateful that our SWA family (pilots and flight attendants) and their professional skill set delivered the other beloved customers to safety. AMFA wishes to keep the passengers, flight crew, and families of SWA Flight #1380 in our prayers.
Bellingham Bells OPENING NIGHT!
04/18/18 - IBEW Local 191
.OPENING NIGHT...June 4th @ 6:35pm, For the Bellingham Bells vs. the Walla Walla Sweets We have 400 tickets for opening night! Come Join us for a night of Fun
Even If Trump Wants to Rejoin TPP, That Ship May Have Sailed
04/18/18 - Teamsters Local 888
April 18, 2018 | TRADE AGREEMENTS | […] Most experts still deem it unlikely that all current CPTPP members will welcome the U.S. back with open arms, especially if the president makes tough demands. Last week, trade ministers from Australia, Japan and Malaysia made clear that they would welcome the U.S. joining the CPTPP, but that the U.S. should not expect substantial changes to be made.
The Teachers’ Union Boomerang
04/18/18 - Teamsters Local 888
April 18, 2018 | STRIKES | The successful strike by teachers in West Virginia in March has kicked off a wave of organizing and walk-outs in other places, including Oklahoma, Arizona, and Kentucky.
A Note from the Business Agent Theatre 4/17/2018
04/17/18 - IATSE Local 33
Brothers and Sisters and Non-Members; I would like to apologize for my last letter in regards to ASAP calls.  I should not have given a time frame to report for an ASAP call!  To clarify, an ASAP call is just that, “AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.
SOLIDARITY | A letter from SWAPA President Weaks >> "...Say no to decertification.
04/17/18 - IBT Local 1108
April 17, 2018 To All Flight Options & Flexjet Pilots: On behalf of the 9,500 members of the Southwest Airlines Pilots Association (SWAPA), the pilots of Southwest Airlines, I write to you today to express our unconditional support for International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local 1108 and the representation services it provides to the pilots of Flight Options and Flexjet.
The Teachers’ Union Boomerang
04/17/18 - Teamsters Local 355
April 17, 2018 | STRIKES | The successful strike by teachers in West Virginia in March has kicked off a wave of organizing and walk-outs in other places, including Oklahoma, Arizona, and Kentucky.
AMFA Dispatches Accident Investigation Team
04/17/18 - AMFA Local 32
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Don't forget to vote in the runoff election, May 22 2018
04/17/18 - Montgomery County Law Enforcement Assn.
Members,  Just a reminder, the runoff election is May 22, 2018. Get the word out, and VOTE.
Election Notice - Run Off Election for Alternate Delegate April 20th
04/17/18 - UAW Local 4911
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Results of April 13th Delegate Election
04/17/18 - UAW Local 4911
Elected Delegates from the April 13, 2018 Technical Unit/Skilled Trades Unit/Sparrow Specialty Hospital Delegate Election: Corey Engle and Wil Slone Congratulations and thank you to all that participated in this election.

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