Sioux Falls Firefighters Assoc.
I.A.F.F. - Local 814
  • August 04, 2015
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    Avaya Outsourcing
    08/04/15 - CWA Local 7777
    Outsourcing of American Jobs Hurts all of us.      STOP THE WAR ON COLORADO WRKERS Avaya Inc is outsourcing Colorado Jobs.  Outsourcing hurts families, students, homemakers, taxpayers, local business and our economy.
    Local 776 Golf Outing
    08/04/15 - Teamsters Local 776
    A bright sunny sky, low humidity, and just enough of a breeze to keep the bugs away, one of the best days of this summer, and it was the day of the Local 776 golf outing! 144 of the Local’s best golfers, hackers, and duffers teed it up for some serious competition and bragging rights. Afterward the players were treated to a steak dinner as the winners were announced.
    LOTS OF FUN AT THE TEAMSTERS LOCAL 179 SIXTH ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP PICNIC!
    08/04/15 - Teamsters Local 179
    Teamsters Local 179 held their Sixth Annual Membership Picnic on Saturday, August 1st.  It was a perfect a day for a picnic and approximately 700 members and their families came for food, drinks, raffle prizes and more! Along with the food and drinks, Local 179 provided a DJ, two water slides, an awesome monster jumpy and an inflatable slide for the kids.
    Update Regarding Equity Distribution Litigation
    08/04/15 - TWU Local 568
    PLEASE READ THE ATTACHED UPDATE FROM TWU VP SEAN DOYLE REGARDING EQUITY DISTRIBUTION LITIGATION.
    Equity Distribution Litigation Update
    08/04/15 - TWU Local 513
    TWU International Clips
    08/04/15 - TWU Local 568
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    James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund
    08/04/15 - Teamsters Local 577
    Congratulations to the following recipients on their accomplishments. They have each been selected to receive a $1,000.00 scholarship from the James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund. Linh Ha, a relative of Thanh Van Ha of Tyson Fresh Meats. Kien Phan, a relative of Du V. Phan,  of Tyson Fresh Meats. Huy Nguyen, a relative of Truong Huu Nguyen, of Tyson Fresh Meats.
    The Vote Rages On
    08/04/15 - APWU local 67
                    Please Join with the National Members of the APWU and other organizations nationwide in remembering and commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act on Thursday, August 6th, 2015.  Please consider recommitting yourselves to continuing to preserve the right to vote.
    Committee Meeting
    08/04/15 - CWA Local 7777
    SLPOA Elections
    08/04/15 - Saint Louis Police Officers Association
    This is a reminder that the SLPOA declaration of candidacy for election to office are due by this Friday August 7th at 5pm.  The offices up for election are as follows.
    Vice President Vacancy Selection Process
    08/04/15 - CWA Local 7777
    401(k) Basics Seminar Hosted by Nettworth Financial Group
    08/04/15 - CWA Local 7777
    Text Message and Personal e-mail mobilization tool
    08/04/15 - CWA Local 7777
    School Supply Drive 2015-2016
    08/04/15 - CWA Local 7777
    Days of Caring August 28-29
    08/04/15 - Lansing Labor News
    Day of Caring is a traditional United Way volunteer event.  It event will take place over two days, Friday, August 28 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday, August 29 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. How it works: • Local non-profits identify project needs for United Way. • Companies, organizations, and individuals identify their interest in participating in Day of Caring.
    General Membership Meeting Notice
    08/04/15 - CWA Local 7777
    NOVA Labor Federation Announces Labor Day Picnic
    08/04/15 - CWA Local 2222
    The NOVA Labor Federation is where all the AFL-CIO affiliated Unions gather to discuss issues of importance to all Union workers.  Each year they sponsor a free picnic for all Union members and their families.  The picnic is always held on Labor Day.  Local 2222 Members are encouraged to attend and to bring their families.
    Verizon Technicians Being Stalked
    08/04/15 - CWA Local 2222
    The Local has recieved reports from field technicians that they are being stalked and photographed by persons unknown.  The latest report was of an out of town vehicle with a camera out the window.  Your safety is of utmost concern to your Union.  Should you notice that you are being followed, watched and or photographed, you are urged to contact the local police.
    Inside The 50-year Campaign to Roll Back the Voting Rights Act
    08/04/15 - Teamsters local 570
    Aug. 4, 2015 | CIVIL RIGHTS | nytimes.
    Workers Deserve A Share of Corporate Profits
    08/04/15 - Teamsters Local 355
    Aug. 4, 2015 | INCOME INEQUALITY | teamsternation.blogspot.com  There was a time many politicians told the public they would benefit from companies earning huge profits. Trickle-down economics, it was called. But even the most deceitful of leaders no longer brings it up. Why? Because it's a big, fat lie. The people have realized they’ve been duped.
    Local 445 2015 Scholarship Winners
    08/04/15 - Teamsters Local 445
    Congratulations!!! On July 28, 2015 Local 445 awarded 12 scholarships to the children and grandchildren of Local 445 members.  We wish these students the best of luck and success in college.
    STAND UP - FIGHT BACK!
    08/04/15 - CWA Local 2222
    Verizon is still trying to BREAK OUR UNION.  If we stand together, we can and we will prevail. We have over 30,000 active members that work for Verizon.   If we let VZ break us, it will be our fault.    Stick together, get involved, stay informed and don't let them win!  UNITED WE STAND.
    Radiological Transportation Training Program
    08/04/15 - Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen
    Rail Workers Hazardous Materials Training Program Peer trainers dedicated to providing quality education & awareness of hazardous materials, empowering rail workers & communities. The US Department of Energy (DOE) has shipped large amounts and a variety of radioactive material by rail for years. The number of rail shipments is expected to increase in coming years.
    Inside The 50-year Campaign to Roll Back the Voting Rights Act
    08/04/15 - Teamsters Local 992
    Dems press T-Mobile on Labor Issues
    08/04/15 - HVALF AFL-CIO
    A group of 20 Democratic lawmakers have asked T-Mobile’s German parent company to respond to questions about the wireless provider's labor practices.
    PSC Hearing
    08/04/15 - CWA Local 1123
      PSC HEARING THURSDAY AUGUST 6, 2015 7pm SYRACUSE CITY HALL-COMMON COUNCIL CHAMBERS 233 E WASHINGTON ST SYRACUSE NY It is extremely important that we all support this event. Our jobs and community depend on it. https://actionnetwork.
    Inside The 50-year Campaign to Roll Back the Voting Rights Act
    08/04/15 - Teamsters Local 888
    Aug. 4, 2015 | CIVIL RIGHTS | nytimes.
    Workers Deserve A Share of Corporate Profits
    08/03/15 - Teamsters Local 888
    Aug. 3, 2015 | INCOME INEQUALITY | teamsternation.blogspot.com  There was a time many politicians told the public they would benefit from companies earning huge profits. Trickle-down economics, it was called. But even the most deceitful of leaders no longer brings it up. Why? Because it's a big, fat lie. The people have realized they’ve been duped.
    Arnot Contract Update
    08/03/15 - CWA Local 1111
    Sisters and Brothers, -We have not met with the employer since the vote except to inform them of the outcome. -As of today we have contacted the employer to discuss possible options, we are currently waiting to hear back from them.  -The employer is under no obligation to return to the bargaining table.
    General Membership Meetings
    08/03/15 - GFFA L776
    August 3, 2015 Membership, We have reached a Tentative Agreement with the city on an extension of our contract. We will present the contract to you next week at 0800 at the EMC. Monday August 10th (C shift coming off) Wednesday August 12th (B shift coming off) Thursday August 13th (A shift coming off) Note that these are not consecutive days.
    RETIREE'S
    08/03/15 - Communications Workers of America Local 2336
    TALKING POINTS:  WHAT’S AT RISK FOR OUR RETIREES IN THESE NEGOTIATIONS WITH VERIZON Implementing premiums for all pre Medicare and Medicare retirees ranging beginning in 2016, including EPO and HMO premiums ranging from $187.50 per month for Individual coverage to $375 per month for Family coverage during the life of the agreement.
    Working without a Contract: A Strategy Whose Time Has Come?
    08/03/15 - Communications Workers of America Local 2336
    Working without a Contract: A Strategy Whose Time Has Come? When a contract expires with no prospect of a settlement, the union has three choices: Agree with the employer to extend the contract for a fixed or an indefinite period. < > Work without a contract. For many years, unions mostly stuck to the first two options.
    2nd Vice President
    08/03/15 - Wayne County Deputy Sheriffs' Association
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    TWU Working Women’s Committee Continues To Flourish
    08/03/15 - TWU Local 568
    http://www.twu.org/blog/tabid/84/vw/1/itemid/688/default.
    Aqua Sox Game
    08/03/15 - IBEW Local 191
    The IBEW 191/NECA AquaSox game and BBQ, Saturday August 8th. BBQ starts at 5:30, game starts at 6:05. Gates open at 5:00. If you have tickets you're not going to use please bring to the Everett Hall.
    Big Corporations Cheat Public Education
    08/03/15 - AFSCME Local 1360 Akron City Employees
    Published on Monday, July 27, 2015 by Common Dreams How Big Corporations Cheat Public Education by Paul Buchheit But big business apparently views its tax responsibility as a burden to be avoided at the expense of the rest of us.
    2015 Labor Day Parade
    08/03/15 - Greater Kansas City AFL-CIO
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    Representatives Huffman and Blumenauer Introduce Legislation to Modernize the U.S. Postal Service
    08/03/15 - Queens Area Local AMERICAN POSTAL WORKERS UNION AFL-CIO
    Today, Jared Huffman (CA-2) and Representatives Earl Blumenauer (OR-03) introduced legislation to create a framework that will modernize the United States Postal Service (USPS) to address its growing financial problems and ensure it remains a cornerstone of the American community.
    SAN DIEGO TEAMSTERS 542 PICNIC
    08/03/15 - Teamsters Local 542
    IT'S THAT TIME OF THE YEAR AGAIN TO HAVE FUN IN THE SUN! TEAMSTERS LOCAL 542 WILL BE HOSTING OUR SAN DIEGO TEAMSTERS 2015 ANNUAL PICNIC Saturday, September 12, 2015 is the date and De Anza Cove in Mission Bay is the location for this year's picnic. Bring your family, lawn chairs & blankets to enjoy great times with both your family and your Teamster family.
    Medicare at Age 50: It’s Time to Build on Its Success!
    08/03/15 - Queens Area Local AMERICAN POSTAL WORKERS UNION AFL-CIO
    Medicare — signed into law fifty years ago, on July 30, 1965 — was supposed to be just the first step. For the fifty years before Medicare’s enactment, progressives had fought unsuccessfully for universal, government-provided health insurance.
    McCaskill Requests Study of Rural Broadband and Postal Access
    08/03/15 - Queens Area Local AMERICAN POSTAL WORKERS UNION AFL-CIO
    U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill has requested an examination of the interaction between the lack of adequate access to broadband technology in rural areas and the reliability of Postal Service delivery.
    Instructors Wanted!
    08/03/15 - IBEW Local 191
    LU 191 is looking for instructors for our new Associates Member Program. Any present or retired member interested in being an instructor, contact the Everett Hall at 425-259-3195 or email Gary Kemp @ intern2@ibew191.
    Mobilization Meeting Tuesday August 4th
    08/03/15 - CWA Local 2222
    The Local will be holding it's monthly Steward-Mobilizer meeting tomorrow, Tuesday August 4th.  As every member should be participating in the mobilization process, the meeting will be open for any member wishing to attend. The meeting will begin at 5:30PM at the Membership Hall in Annandale.
    IBEW 503 16th Annual Golf Day
    08/03/15 - HVALF AFL-CIO
    IBEW Local 503 16th Annual Golf Day to Benefit Our Holiday Food Drive This year's event will be held Friday, September 11, 2015 at the well manicured Stony Ford Golf Course in Montgomery, NY. Registration begins at 8 AM, with tee-off at 9 AM shot gun start. The cost for this event is only $135, and is open to everyone.
    DEFEND THE AMERICAN DREAM RALLY
    08/03/15 - OPWU
    Defend the American Dream Rally August 21, 2015 Columbus, Ohio On Friday, August 21 the Ohio AFL-CIO will sponsor a rally to "Defend the American Dream".  The workers' rally is being held to protest the national summit of Amercians for Prosperity.  The summit includes such conference subjects as right-to-work and other anti-worker causes.
    Apprenticeship Opportunities
    08/03/15 - IUEC Local 71
    Application requests are not being accepted at this time.  Thank you for your interest. The links below provide additional information.
    Workers Deserve A Share of Corporate Profits
    08/03/15 - Teamsters local 570
    Aug. 3, 2015 | INCOME INEQUALITY | teamsternation.blogspot.com  There was a time many politicians told the public they would benefit from companies earning huge profits. Trickle-down economics, it was called. But even the most deceitful of leaders no longer brings it up. Why? Because it's a big, fat lie. The people have realized they’ve been duped.
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