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    Home Garage renewal
    09/29/20 - CWA Local 2222
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    Local Union Notice of Election Plan Submission
    09/29/20 - Teamsters Local 743
    Please click to read the latest Local 743 Bulletin Announcement. English & Spanish versions available.
    Blood Drive at Police Headquarters (Two Days)
    09/29/20 - 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 Wednesday, October 7 and Thursday, October 8, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM. The blood drive will take place in Vitalant's Blood Mobile (parked at 910 N. Raynor St.).
    Aviation Safety Action Program at Southwest Airlines
    09/29/20 - AMFA
    September 29, 2020 -- The Aviation Safety Action Program (ASAP) was developed to improve safety through a voluntary reporting program that is non-punitive in nature. The ASAP is a partnership composed of the company (Southwest Airlines or “SWA”), regulator (Federal Aviation Administration or “FAA”), and labor union (Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association or “AMFA”). Each partner has a representative seat on the Event Review Committee (ERC), whose primary function is to come to a consensus of acceptance or rejection into the Program of reports that are submitted by employees. These ASAP reports provide invaluable safety information and data.
    UPS Zoom Meeting on No On Prop 22
    09/29/20 - Teamsters Local 542
    UPS Teamster Rembers Find out how Prop 22 will affect you should it pass To Register for the Zoom UPS Meeting click on this link: https://zoom.
    Food Distribution & COVID-19 Testing Drive-Thru Event
    09/28/20 - Greater Kansas City AFL-CIO
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    Officer Election Notice
    09/28/20 - CWA Local 7777
    OFFICIAL NOTICE NOMINATIONS AND ELECTION OF OFFICERS NOMINATIONS: Nominations will be taken October 13, 2020, during the General Membership Meeting, 7:00 P.M. at the Local 7777 Union Hall, 2840 S. Vallejo St., Englewood, CO and via Zoom.
    What’s at Stake for the Labor Movement on Election Day? Everything.
    09/28/20 - Teamsters local 570
    Sept. 28, 2020 | ORGANIZED LABOR | Amer­i­ca is in cri­sis. There can be no doubt about that.
    COVID-19 Letter 9-28-20
    09/28/20 - IATSE Local 96
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    What’s at Stake for the Labor Movement on Election Day? Everything
    09/28/20 - Teamsters Local 355
    Sept. 28, 2020 | ORGANIZED LABOR | Amer­i­ca is in cri­sis. There can be no doubt about that.
    CWA/Verizon Agreements Signed
    09/28/20 - CWA 2201
    The CWA/Verizon "Work from Home Agreement" has been extended until January 31, 2021.
    Medical & FSA Enrollment Starting October 1, 2020
    09/28/20 - Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen
    Between October 1-31, 2020, you can enroll in or change your Medical or Flexible Spending Account (FSA) benefit selections for the 2021 benefit year. For more information about the FSA, please visit www.yourtracktohealth.com or ytth.com. Note that you must enroll in the FSA program each year to participate.
    Stand Up - Be Counted
    09/28/20 - International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local Union 21
    As Americans we often say our voices don’t count and that those in government don’t represent our interests. Today you have the opportunity to make a difference in how many of your tax dollars will be returned to your community. You have the ability to shape how many voices your State will have to represent you on issues that are important to you. All Americans regardless if they are Republicans, Democrats or Independents have the right to have their voices heard by being counted in the 2020 Census. Go to my2020census.gov and take part in the Census.
    Social Responsibility
    09/28/20 - Teamsters Local Union No. 91
    At this point, no one can predict the future, however due to the pandemic and for the safety of the worksites Local 91 represents, we advise all Members to review the Notice Section.  There is an extremely important Notice relative to election conduct in the event campaigning occurs on or near your worksite.  Stay safe.  You may also click on the link below.
    CWA Local 1103 Scholarships Drawn
    09/27/20 - CWA Local 1103
    September 25, 2020 RE: Certification of the CWA Local 1103 Scholarship 2020 Drawing On September 25, 2020, CWA Local 1103 held its 2020 Scholarship Drawing under the supervision of the CWA Local 1103 Election Committee. The following winners were drawn: E. Gerald Horgan Memorial Scholarship  - Alain Geraci Daniel L.
    CV Template for Programs (Almost 1 Pager)
    09/26/20 - AFSCME Local 132
    Here it is. Print using "legal paper" and it will fit on 1 page otherwise (there is just a little bit on the back side). Make sure you personalize it (take out my name please) and make sure it fits what you are doing.
    In Case You Missed It
    09/25/20 - Teamsters local 570
      • Covid-19 news updates for Sept.
    In Case You Missed It
    09/25/20 - Teamsters Local 355
      • Covid-19 news updates for Sept.
    In Case You Missed It
    09/25/20 - Teamsters Local 992
      • Covid-19 news updates for Sept. 21, 2020   • Teamsters give back to the community   • Labor mourns RGB…   • One of five workers claiming jobless benefits   • Electric vehicles should be a win for American workers   • Coronavirus in Maryland: 5 takeaways from the week   • US Foods drivers in Va.
    Protecting Our Pensions
    09/25/20 - Teamsters Local 455
    Please join Steve Vairma, Local 455 Principal Officer and Chuck Mack, Union Chairman of Western Conference Pension Trust Fund on how legislation affects our Pensions.  Tuesday, September 29, 2020 at 6:00 pm.
    The Union Sportsmen's JournalHas Gone Digital
    09/25/20 - Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen
    The Union Sportsmen’s Journal is the official publication of the Union Sportsmen’s Alliance (USA). The full-color, quarterly publication available to Union sportsmen and women throughout the country features the latest outdoor news, hunting and fishing tips and techniques, U.S.-made product reviews and important conservation updates.
    Memo: Conclusion of Litigation
    09/25/20 - AMFA
    September 25, 2020 -- Yesterday, September 24, 2020, all litigation between AMFA and Southwest Airlines (SWA) ended when the Court closed the case after the parties complied with their settlement, ratified by AMFA–SWA members last week, and moved to dismiss all claims and counterclaims.
    Update on the furlough process 9-24-20
    09/25/20 - TWU Local 513
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    In Case You Missed It
    09/25/20 - Teamsters Local 888
      • Covid-19 news updates for Sept. 21, 2020   • Teamsters give back to the community   • Labor mourns RGB…   • One of five workers claiming jobless benefits   • Electric vehicles should be a win for American workers   • Coronavirus in Maryland: 5 takeaways from the week   • US Foods drivers in Va.
    Economic Inequality Costs Average Worker $42,000 Annually
    09/24/20 - Teamsters local 570
    Sept. 24, 2020 | Economic Inequality Costs Average Worker $42,000 Annually
    09/24/20 - Teamsters Local 355
    Sept. 24, 2020 | OPINION | Economic inequality is one of those hazy concepts that can mean lots of different things to people. But take note members of Congress, here’s a number that all of your constituents will understand: $42,000. That’s how much more money the typical full-time, prime-age working person would make if we wiped away the economic inequality of the past four decades.
    General Membership Meeting Changes
    09/24/20 - Teamsters Local Union No. 436
    The October 5th, 2020 General Membership meeting has been cancelled due to the Corona Virus. The November General Membership meeting has been changed from November 9th to November 2nd, 2020 same time at 7:00 p.m.
    AT&T News
    09/24/20 - CWA Local 3176
    ATTENTION AT&T UNION MEMBERS:  CWA is currently in bargaining with AT&T regarding the webcams.  Per the survey we sent out last week, over 90% of you surveyed voiced that you DO NOT want webcams in your homes.  The fact that AT&T is already sending out webcams is a labor board violation, called bad faith bargaining.
    Real News - September 2020
    09/24/20 - Los Angeles College Faculty Guild - Local 1521
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    2021 Annual Enrollment October 6 - 15, 2020
    09/24/20 - CWA Local 2222
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    Health and Financial Wellness Conference Draws a (Virtual) Crowd
    09/24/20 - Los Angeles College Faculty Guild - Local 1521
    Although attendees admitted to missing perks like hobnobbing with colleagues in person and enjoying hotel cuisine, the Guild’s first virtual Health and Financial Wellness Conference was a success.
    RF Exposure CPWR VIDEO
    09/23/20 - IUEC Local 18
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ulveB1c3hCs Brothers and Sisters this is a video on RF anttenas that we are all running into while doing our jobs. It is there to give you a little more knowledge of what they are , how to recognize the various varities, and some caution around them.  We must continue to educate ourselves about the ever changing world around us.
    Teamsters November 2020 Endorsements
    09/23/20 - Teamsters Local 542
    Teamsters Local 542 is making available its Endorsements for the November 3, 2020 Election.
    Contract Unanimously Ratified at Android
    09/23/20 - Teamsters Local 89
    On Saturday, September 19th a contract explanation meeting and vote was held for members at Android Industries in Bowling Green, Kentucky. At the conclusion of the explanation, members voted unanimously to ratify the strongest agreement in their shop’s history.
    IUEC Annual Roll Call of Honor
    09/23/20 - IUEC Local 71
    Brothers and sisters, The annual “Roll Call of Honor”  will publish in the November issue of the "Elevator Constructor".  Local 71 needs to send in lists of names by October 1, 2020.  We are asking for any member(s) or immediate family member(s) that are actively serving in the military.
    Much At Stake for Workers in Federal Appeals Courts
    09/23/20 - Teamsters Local 355
    Sept. 23, 2020 | WORKERS’ RIGHTS & PROTECTIONS | If there ever were six months which proved the importance of federal appeals courts to workers, the first half of 2020 was it. Both for, and often against, those judges, especially on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, determined workers’ fate, even more so than the U.S.
    Much At Stake for Workers in Federal Appeals Courts
    09/23/20 - Teamsters local 570
    Sept. 23, 2020 | WORKERS’ RIGHTS & PROTECTIONS | If there ever were six months which proved the importance of federal appeals courts to workers, the first half of 2020 was it. Both for, and often against, those judges, especially on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, determined workers’ fate, even more so than the U.S.
    Notice: Case Push/Rally Event 10/2/2020
    09/23/20 - IATSE Local B4
    Case Push/Rally Event On Friday, October 2nd, we are joining Mass Live Event Coalition in a rally/empty road case “push” in an effort to illuminate the plight of live entertainment workers.  We are beginning at the Opera House loading dock, pushing down Tremont Street ending at the Wang where there will be a speaking program.
    Colorado Workforce Center Information
    09/23/20 - Teamsters Local 455
    Colorado Workforce Center has a few things that might help our members navigate employment when furloughed. The DOL has packets you can request from the Co. work  Center. These fall under “Rapid response” for those to be furloughed to the street. You can also go on the web at www.colorado.gov/cdle To register for work go to www.connectingcolorado.
    Rest in Peace, Brother
    09/23/20 - IUEC Local 10
    It is with a heavy heart that the Officers and Members of Local #10, International Union of Elevator Constructors, are hereby notified of the passing of Brother Lemuel C. Partain on September 13, 2020.  Officers and Members may call at the Gasch's Funeral Home, 4739 Baltimore Avenue, Hyattsville, MD 20781 on Thursday, September 24 from 3-7 pm.
    With Justice Ginsburg’s Death, Workers Rights Are at the Brink
    09/23/20 - Teamsters Local 992
    Sept. 23, 2020 | OPINION | […] Conservative justices have already signaled their hostility to workers with decisions like Epic Systems v. Lewis. The stakes could not be higher—and what unionists must understand is that the next Supreme Court appointee may hold the power to destroy the last vestiges of legal power for public sector unions.
    With Justice Ginsburg’s Death, Workers Rights Are at the Brink
    09/23/20 - Teamsters Local 888
    Sept. 22, 2020 | OPINION | […] Conservative justices have already signaled their hostility to workers with decisions like Epic Systems v. Lewis. The stakes could not be higher—and what unionists must understand is that the next Supreme Court appointee may hold the power to destroy the last vestiges of legal power for public sector unions.
    COVID 19 Extension Ratifies
    09/22/20 - Association Employees Union
    The COVID 19 Extension has ratified.
    With Justice Ginsburg’s Death, Workers Rights Are at the Brink
    09/22/20 - Teamsters Local 355
    Sept. 22, 2020 | OPINION | […] Conservative justices have already signaled their hostility to workers with decisions like Epic Systems v. Lewis. The stakes could not be higher—and what unionists must understand is that the next Supreme Court appointee may hold the power to destroy the last vestiges of legal power for public sector unions.
    Stand in Solidarity With Clark College Classified Staff
    09/22/20 - Southwest Washington Central Labor Council
    There have been some troubling developments recently at Clark College.  The Clark College Board of Trustees recently contracted an accounting firm, Moss Adams, to conduct an audit of staffing and organizational structures within the college for efficiencies.
    Contract Updates
    09/22/20 - New Mexico Hospital Workers Union
    District1199NM has recentely completed negotiations for increased wages, benefits and language pertaining to COVID-19. These negotiations covered union members at Christus-St.Vincent, University of New Mexico Hospital, Holy Cross and Alta Vista Regional Medical Center.
    2020 VEOP DocuSign
    09/22/20 - TWU Local 513
    VEOP members retiring at the end of September should check their AAemail to confirm the DocuSign sent to them. The attachment is an example!
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