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    Brian Sullivan and Carmine Pallotolo announce their retirement
    02/10/16 - IUE-CWA Local 301
    Brian Sullivan, Business Agent of Local 301 and Carmine Pallotolo, President of Local 301 officially announced their retirements to a packed house of members Tuesday. They both thanked the membership for the years of support and said they are both looking forward to their retirement.
    Is Kroger Cost Shifting?
    02/10/16 - UFCW Local 455
    Support College Age Dependents -- AA Scholarships
    02/10/16 - TWU Local 513
    UPCOMING EVENT
    02/10/16 - Teamsters Local 568
    STEWARD TRAINING COURSE.
    Missing daughter of Local 514 Member
    02/10/16 - TWU Local 513
    How TPP Could Make Our Economy Worse
    02/10/16 - Teamsters local 570
    Feb. 10, 2016 | ECONOMY | The Trans-Pacific Partnership is a so-called “trade deal” that could cost 448,000 U.S. jobs, suppress U.S. wages, and irreparably weaken our democracy and sovereignty. Yet U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman is trying to get your member of Congress to vote for it.
    How TPP Could Make Our Economy Worse
    02/10/16 - Teamsters Local 355
    Feb. 10, 2016 | ECONOMY | The Trans-Pacific Partnership is a so-called “trade deal” that could cost 448,000 U.S. jobs, suppress U.S. wages, and irreparably weaken our democracy and sovereignty. Yet U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman is trying to get your member of Congress to vote for it.
    Community Service Classes 2016
    02/10/16 - Lansing Labor News
    This year's Community Service Classes sponsored by the Capital Area United Way and the Greater Lansing Labor Council have begun with a good turnout. The classes teach union members about resources and techniques for helping people in our community, whether they are union members or not.
    Members at Spirit Services Ratify Contract
    02/10/16 - Teamsters Local 89
    Members at Spirit Services in Louisville and Bowling Green unanimously voted in favor of a new three-year contract on Monday, February 1 2016.
    Attention All Verizon Retirees
    02/10/16 - Communications Workers of America Local 1120
    We received the letter attached from Verizon concerning retiree medical contributions. This letter is for all retirees with the MEP HCN coverage. The coverage for the MEP HCN plan exceeded the plan cap amounts for 2016 and retirees are getting billed if they wish to remain in the MEP HCN plan. If you ignore the bill your coverage WILL BE TERMINATED.
    NOTICE
    02/10/16 - Teamsters Local 568
    General Membership Meeting is scheduled for February 28th beginning at 10am.
    How TPP Could Make Our Economy Worse
    02/10/16 - Teamsters Local 992
    Feb. 10, 2016 | ECONOMY | The Trans-Pacific Partnership is a so-called “trade deal” that could cost 448,000 U.S. jobs, suppress U.S. wages, and irreparably weaken our democracy and sovereignty. Yet U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman is trying to get your member of Congress to vote for it.
    HAGGEN GROCERY-
    02/10/16 - UFCW 1439
    FYI- http://www.theheraldbusinessjournal.
    Members at Atlantic Aviation Ratify Contract
    02/10/16 - Teamsters Local 89
    Members at Atlantic Aviation unanimously approved a new four-year agreement that includes a number of improvements, including a minimum of $1.90 an hour in raises throughout the life of the contract. Additionally, negotiations chair Kevin Evans and his committee were able to prevent any increases in costs for health insurance, which was a major concern for the affected members.
    2016 Passport Expiration
    02/10/16 - TWU Local 513
    Andrew Gnoinski and Harry Durand set to retire
    02/10/16 - IUE-CWA Local 301
    Andrew Gnoinski, Assisant Business Agent and Harry Durand Safety Chairman both said their goodbyes to the members of Local 301 as they are both set to retire. They say they are both looking forward to retirement but will miss the job. We thank them both for their many years of dedicated service to bettering the lives of the men and woman of Local 301. We wish them well in their retirement.
    Obama’s Budget Seeks to Ease Economic Fears for U.S. Workers
    02/10/16 - HVALF AFL-CIO
    At the center of the final budget of President Obama’s term is a concession that the major macroeconomic trends of the past two generations — particularly the loss of benefits that once went with formal employment relationships — are largely irreversible.
    How TPP Could Make Our Economy Worse
    02/10/16 - Teamsters Local 888
    Feb. 10, 2016 | ECONOMY | The Trans-Pacific Partnership is a so-called “trade deal” that could cost 448,000 U.S. jobs, suppress U.S. wages, and irreparably weaken our democracy and sovereignty. Yet U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman is trying to get your member of Congress to vote for it.
    Elimination of Public Employee Retirement Commission - PERC
    02/09/16 - Pennsylvania State Lodge FOP
    Governor Wolfe:      I am writing to you on a matter of grave importance to 40,000 active and retired Pennsylvania police officers and their families-our retirement security.
    KEVIN BOYLE
    02/09/16 - International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees
    INTERNATIONAL ALLIANCE OF THEATRICAL AND STAGE EMPLOYEES LOCAL 8 OFFICIALLY ENDORSES DEMOCRAT KEVIN BOYLE FOR PENNSYLVANIA STATE SENATE
    DWIGHT EVANS
    02/09/16 - International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees
    INTERNATIONAL ALLIANCE OF THEATRICAL AND STAGE EMPLOYEES LOCAL 8 OFFICIALLY ENDORSES DEMOCRAT DWIGHT EVANS FOR UNITED STATES CONGRESS
    Why SCOTUS Should Leave Well Enough Alone, Let Workers Build Unions
    02/09/16 - Teamsters Local 355
    Feb. 9, 2016 | U.S. LABOR | …News reports regarding the [Friedrichs v California Teachers Association] case suggest that the main threat to unions and workers posed by the elimination of the agency fee is the draining of union resources that can be used for political action, a major objective of the political right.
    February 12th, 2016 Joint Council Meeting
    02/09/16 - UAW local 2200
    Greetings UAW LU 2200 Joint Council officers, Retirees and Members:    Here is your reminder about the February Joint Council meeting.
    Why SCOTUS Should Leave Well Enough Alone, Let Workers Build Unions
    02/09/16 - Teamsters local 570
    Feb. 9, 2016 | U.S. LABOR | …News reports regarding the [Friedrichs v California Teachers Association] case suggest that the main threat to unions and workers posed by the elimination of the agency fee is the draining of union resources that can be used for political action, a major objective of the political right.
    Responsible Apprentice Reports
    02/09/16 - IBEW Local 768
    From the JATC The lack of comments regarding apprentice work performance by employers and supervising journeymen on the monthly work reports is starting to cause a difficult problem for the JATC in our efforts to maintain quality training for all of our apprentices.
    Montana AFL-CIO Announces Endorsements
    02/09/16 - Montana State AFL-CIO
    Montana AFL-CIO Announces Endorsements (HELENA, MONT.) – Today the Montana AFL-CIO announced their endorsements for Governor, Attorney General, State Auditor, Superintendent of Public Instruction, and Secretary of State. The Montana AFL-CIO represents 35 unions, 500 locals, and 50,000 working Montanans and their families.
    PSC
    02/09/16 - Communications Workers of America Local 1120
    Dear Verizon Local Presidents, We have just learned that the Chairwoman of the Public Service Commission in NY has contacted our attorney, Richard Brodsky, and informed him that the PSCplans to convene a formal, evidentiary proceeding on the issue of "copper abandonment" in the very near future.
    Why SCOTUS Should Leave Well Enough Alone, Let Workers Build Unions
    02/09/16 - Teamsters Local 992
    Feb. 9, 2016 | U.S. LABOR | …News reports regarding the [Friedrichs v California Teachers Association] case suggest that the main threat to unions and workers posed by the elimination of the agency fee is the draining of union resources that can be used for political action, a major objective of the political right.
    MacDill could be setting of CBS drama
    02/09/16 - IATSE Local 477
    CBS orders pilot for TV drama based on Tampa military scene . .
    Police Chaplain Volunteers 24/7
    02/09/16 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
    Sam Faraone is someone who accompanies police officers whenever they have to notify a family that their loved one has died. Read entire article by Diana Washington Valdez in the El Paso Times.
    IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING THE UFCW TRUST
    02/09/16 - UFCW 1439
    Details and contact information will be provided in the upcoming material being sent to you around February 10th, 2016.
    City: Pedestrians won't be on Border Highway
    02/09/16 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
    Pedestrians will not be permitted to gather on the César Chávez Border Highway during Pope Francis’ visit to Juárez, city officials reiterated Monday. Read article by Elida S. Perez in the El Paso Times.
    Voter Registration Deadline
    02/09/16 - AFSCME Local 1360 Akron City Employees
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    KATIE McGINTY
    02/09/16 - International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees
    INTERNATIONAL ALLIANCE OF THEATRICAL AND STAGE EMPLOYEES LOCAL 8 OFFICIALLY ENDORSES DEMOCRAT KATIE McGINTY FOR UNITED STATES SENATE
    New Jersey Transit Rail Labor Coalition
    02/08/16 - Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen
    New Jersey Transit Rail members deserve a fair contract, a contract similar to those achieved by their Brothers and Sisters on neighboring commuter lines — Metro North and Long Island Rail Road. That is why, for the first time ever, every union on New Jersey Transit has come together in a bargaining coalition.
    DC Teachers Say Imposition of Extended School Year Violates Contracts:
    02/08/16 - Communications Workers of America Local 2336
     The Washington Teachers’ Union is opposing the unilateral imposition of an extended school year.
    Today in Labor History
    02/08/16 - Communications Workers of America Local 2336
    Today in Labor History Mary Kenney O'Sullivan is born in Hannibal, Mo.
    Regional Bargaining Report # 50
    02/08/16 - Communications Workers of America Local 2336
    Regional Bargaining Report # 50 Friday February 5, 2016 In our previous Mid-Atlantic bargaining report, we communicated that your CWA bargaining committee made a proposal which addressed the needs of both the Company and the Union. One of the critical issues for the Company is the cost of healthcare.
    Why Government Can't Be Run Like A Business
    02/08/16 - Teamsters local 570
    Feb. 8, 2016 | OPINION | The mantra of every Koch-headed, right-wing politico is that "government should be run like a business." Welcome to Flint, Michigan. This impoverished, mostly African-American city has indeed been run like a private corporation ever since Gov.
    Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive
    02/08/16 - Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen
    Ever want to help set a world record? You can, while at the same time you can help your neighbor, the older couple down the block, your children’s friends at school, or the family of the soldier serving overseas. We have the chance to do it with the “2016 Letter Carrier Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive”, on Saturday, May 14.
    Communications Workers Take on Wall Street
    02/08/16 - Teamsters Local 355
    Feb. 8, 2016 | UNIONS | The Communications Workers of America (CWA) are taking on Wall Street, inaugurating a major and long campaign to cut and curb the outsize clout of the sector that trashed the U.S. economy and workers' jobs, homes and pensions. "Why do we want to take on Wall Street.
    Accident Team announcement
    02/08/16 - AMFA Local 32
    Monday, February 08, 2016 AMFA has recently seen two individuals step down from the SWA Accident Investigation Team, and is currently seeking to fill these positions. We are seeking one individual well versed in avionics and one well versed in structures. Please note that as a member of this team every member is required to sign a four year commitment minimum, due to training costs.
    Dinner at GM 2/9/16 - All proceeds to benefit Mary Aragon - CWA Member fighting cancer
    02/08/16 - CWA Local 7777
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    AMFA - SWA Technician Negotiations Update #37
    02/08/16 - AMFA
    February 8, 2016 -- We met with the Company in Dallas, TX on Monday afternoon, February 1, 2016, for a scheduled one and a half day Aircraft Maintenance Technicians and Related (AMT) mediated negotiation session. In our current "Interest Based" format, it was the Association’s turn to bring forward a topic of discussion; we chose Article 23: No Strike-No Lockout. Article 23 remained unresolved and we wanted to take this opportunity to have open discussions and express our concerns regarding this topic as it pertains to the past history of current Company leadership.
    Why Government Can't Be Run Like A Business
    02/08/16 - Teamsters Local 992
    Feb. 8, 2016 | OPINION | The mantra of every Koch-headed, right-wing politico is that "government should be run like a business." Welcome to Flint, Michigan. This impoverished, mostly African-American city has indeed been run like a private corporation ever since Gov.
    Health
    02/08/16 - BACWI
    If you are interested in participating in the Wellness Incentive through the BAC and BPA please click on the link provided to get the proper forms to take to either Health Dynamics or your Health Care Povider. https://register.wellness-inc.
    AMFA SWA Technician Negotiations Update # 37
    02/08/16 - AMFA Local 32
    AMFA/Southwest Airlines AMT Contract Negotiations Update Update #37 February 7, 2016 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.
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