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    2021 CWA 1103 Scholarship Applications Now Available
    04/23/21 - CWA Local 1103
    48th Annual – Local 1103 Scholarship Award We are proud to announce the opening of our 48th Annual Local 1103 Scholarship Program.  Since its inception in 1973 the local has awarded cash grants to the sons and daughters of Local 1103 Members in good standing to help enable the continuance of their education.  The eight scholarships are as follows: E.
    Tell Clark College Not To Cut Faculty and Staff!
    04/23/21 - Southwest Washington Central Labor Council
    Clark College has announced that it is planning on 5 percent cuts, and that these cuts will include faculty and  staff.  At the same time, the College has received funding and will receive more funding specifically to help education institutions avoid laying off employees.
    President’s Message - Safety is Our #1 Priority
    04/22/21 - Los Angeles College Faculty Guild - Local 1521
    Keeping our faculty and students safe is our #1 priority. Our mantra has been, and continues to be “Testing, Tracing, Mitigation.” We continue to work with the District to negotiate conditions for a safe return in the fall. The Guild continues to be responsive to changing conditions in the remote environment.
    New Steward List
    04/22/21 - Charlotte Area Local APWU
    @media only screen and (max-width: 730px){ .pdfview{height:500px !important} @media only screen and (max-width: 730px){ .pdfview{height:500px !important} New Steward List - eff 4-24-20211.pdf The newest Steward List is effective Saturday, April 24.
    American Jobs Plan Will Grow the Middle Class
    04/22/21 - Teamsters Local 570
    Apr. 22, 2021 | JOBS | The Teamsters are a strong supporter of President Biden’s newly-unveiled American Jobs Plan (AJP) that offers a broad vision for putting the nation’s economy on a 21st-century path towards better-paying jobs that lift up U.S. workers. Now what it needs is bipartisan support to move it through Congress quickly.
    LACC Information
    04/22/21 - IATSE Local 33
    Hello All, On Monday April 26th there will be calls going out for Tuesday April 27th at the Los Angeles convention center. This will be to load in the basketball floor for the L.A. Sparks basketball season. There will also be steel decking to build. Please keep in mind, this call is dirty and heavy.
    American Jobs Plan Will Grow the Middle Class
    04/22/21 - Teamsters Local 992
    Apr. 22, 2021 | JOBS | The Teamsters are a strong supporter of President Biden’s newly-unveiled American Jobs Plan (AJP) that offers a broad vision for putting the nation’s economy on a 21st-century path towards better-paying jobs that lift up U.S. workers. Now what it needs is bipartisan support to move it through Congress quickly.
    American Jobs Plan Will Grow the Middle Class
    04/22/21 - Teamsters Local 355
    Apr. 22, 2021 | JOBS | The Teamsters are a strong supporter of President Biden’s newly-unveiled American Jobs Plan (AJP) that offers a broad vision for putting the nation’s economy on a 21st-century path towards better-paying jobs that lift up U.S. workers. Now what it needs is bipartisan support to move it through Congress quickly.
    American Jobs Plan Will Grow the Middle Class
    04/22/21 - Teamsters Local 888
    Apr. 22, 2021 | JOBS | The Teamsters are a strong supporter of President Biden’s newly-unveiled American Jobs Plan (AJP) that offers a broad vision for putting the nation’s economy on a 21st-century path towards better-paying jobs that lift up U.S. workers. Now what it needs is bipartisan support to move it through Congress quickly.
    Contract Bargaining and Ratification Update – April 2021
    04/21/21 - Teamsters Local 570
    Apr. 23, 2021 | Members employed at Southern Glasers Wine & Spirits ratified in April an agreement providing wage increases that will end two-tier wage scales and create parity in the driver and warehouse wage rates over the term of the four-year contract.
    CANCELED Stewards Seminar Sunday 4/25/21
    04/21/21 - Teamsters Local Union No. 142
    CANCELED Stewards Seminar Sunday 4/25/21
    El Paso police academy underway after canceled last year due to COVID-19
    04/21/21 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
    The El Paso Police Academy usually happens two times a year, where recruits train to become police officers. But last year COVID-19 canceled one of those academies and now the department said they need officers.
    New Online Store & Shopping Cart Available!
    04/21/21 - support.unionactive.com
    Our new online store is now available to everyone! The Unionly Online Store system allows you to easily build and manage your online store, hassle free. The new store system has been built from the ground up with tons of features including: Brand and customize your online store Customize, brand, and tailor your storefront specifically for your organization.
    Funeral Services for Retired Officer Genaro Hernandez
    04/21/21 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
    The El Paso Municipal Police Officers’ Association sadly announces the passing of Retired Officer Genaro Hernandez #174, who passed away on March 13, 2021 at the age of 79. (Ret.) Officer Hernandez served with the El Paso Police Department for 26 years, from July 1967 until his retirement in June 1993. Prior to joining the EPPD, (Ret.) Officer Hernandez served in the U.S.
    Investing in Workers Means Justice for Retirees, A Leg Up for the Middle Clas
    04/20/21 - Teamsters Local 355
    Apr. 20, 2021 | OPINION | When work has dignity, everyone can earn a secure retirement. Pensions are critical to the economic security of families who depend on these benefits to afford the rent or the mortgage, their prescription drugs and medical bills, and more.
    Investing in Workers Means Justice for Retirees, A Leg Up for the Middle Class
    04/20/21 - Teamsters Local 570
    Apr. 20, 2021 | OPINION | When work has dignity, everyone can earn a secure retirement. Pensions are critical to the economic security of families who depend on these benefits to afford the rent or the mortgage, their prescription drugs and medical bills, and more.
    Investing in Workers Means Justice for Retirees, A Leg Up for the Middle Class
    04/20/21 - Teamsters Local 992
    Apr. 20, 2021 | OPINION | When work has dignity, everyone can earn a secure retirement. Pensions are critical to the economic security of families who depend on these benefits to afford the rent or the mortgage, their prescription drugs and medical bills, and more.
    STOP SB1014 Decertification of all Public Sector Unions
    04/20/21 - CWA Local 3176
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    JUST SAY NO!
    04/20/21 - Charlotte Area Local APWU
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    IUOE Local 70 Ends Affiliation With St Paul Labor Federation, AFL-CIO Over Mistreatment of National Guardf
    04/20/21 - IUOE Local 70
    Local 70 is a statewide Union. Many of our Brothers and Sisters are proud members of the Minnesota National Guard. Many of our rank and file are former active-duty military. To allow the actions that occurred last week at the Labor Center to go on unaddressed is totally unacceptable. As we often say, “a disservice to one is a disservice to all”. The National Guard deserves an apology and better than this. Unfortunately, the actions of a few disgruntled misinformed persons at the St Paul Labor Center actively speaking out against the Minnesota National Guard have shined a negative light on all of organized Labor. I
    Miners’ Union Backs Shift From Coal in Exchange for Jobs
    04/20/21 - Teamsters Local 992
    Apr. 20, 2021 | JOBS | The nation’s largest coal miners’ union said Monday it would accept President Joe Biden’s plan to move away from coal and other fossil fuels in exchange for a “true energy transition” that includes thousands of jobs in renewable energy and spending on technology to make coal cleaner.
    Press Release: VIPER Transitions Announces First Aviation Program Cohort Starting May 2021 in Partnership with AMFA
    04/20/21 - AMFA
    April 20, 2021 -- The Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association (AMFA) is happy to announce a new and unique aviation program designed to train transitioning military members and active-duty spouses in the important and valued craft of aircraft maintenance. The program is being conducted by VIPER Transitions, an organization dedicated to ending veteran suicide through counseling, comradery, and skilled training towards a rewarding career. AMFA is also excited to announce a $10,000 donation to VIPER Transitions towards the purchase of program tooling—an important and necessary component of our craft.
    STRONGER TOGETHER
    04/19/21 - Teamsters Local 87
    GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETINGS April 25, 2021 at 10:00 AM TEAMSTERS LOCAL UNION NO.
    Important IUOE Local 70 Election Information
    04/19/21 - IUOE Local 70
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    Great News: Western Conference Pension Announces Increase to Accrual Rate
    04/19/21 - Teamsters Local 162
    Local 162 participated in a region wide conference call with Chuck Mack, Union Chairman of the Western Conference of Teamsters Pension Trust.  Mack announced that as a result of strong financial performance the Trustees approved an increase to the annual accrual rate (one of the calculations used to increase your monthy pension rate on retirement) from 1.2% to 1.6%.
    Member Meeting
    04/19/21 - Teamsters Local 87
    GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETINGS April 25, 2021 and May 23, 2021   10:00 a.m. Membership meetings held at  Teamsters Local 87 200 W.
    The International Union of Operating Engineers Local 70 stands with the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 49, "49ers", in their support of the Minnesota National Guard
    04/19/21 - IUOE Local 70
    Local 49 in the strongest terms, and without equivocation, denounces the treatment of our brave men and women of the Minnesota National Guard by labor leaders there that night. They absolutely do not speak for us in any way. Many of our members serve in the Guard and other branches of the military, and I have heard from some this morning. I want to say to them and to all the men and women that serve
    GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING SUNDAY, APRIL 18
    04/17/21 - Teamsters Local 179
    The Teamsters Local 179 General Membership meeting for April will be held on Sunday, April 18 at 10:00 a.m. at the Local 179 membership hall located at 990 NE Frontage Road in Joliet. Once again, we will be operating under state COVID-19 guidelines limiting attendance to 50 including officers and staff. Masks are mandatory.
    FREE MRI, CT AND PET SCANS THROUGH ABSOLUTE SOLUTIONS FOR MEMBERS WITH INSURANCE UNDER SUBURBAN TEAMSTERS OF NORTHERN ILLINOIS WELFARE FUND
    04/17/21 - Teamsters Local 179
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    Pension Accrual Rate Increased Again!!!
    04/16/21 - Teamsters Local 492
    33% Western Teamsters Pension Bonus Granted for Service in Years 2021 – 2023 The Trustees of The Western Conference of Teamsters (WCT) Pension Plan have granted a special three-year 33% pension bonus under the Plan’s contribution account benefit formula for each of the years 2021, 2022, and 2023, increasing the benefit percentage from 1.2% to 1.
    OSCAR Museum Parking Info
    04/16/21 - IATSE Local 33
    Brothers & Sisters: Please see attachment below for the OSCAR Museum Parking.
    Crain Communication
    04/16/21 - RN Staff Council, OPEIU, Local 40, AFL-CIO, CLC
    Crain Communication published an article and our...
    COVID VACCINATION
    04/16/21 - Sheet Metal Workers Local 27
    The Monmouth & Ocean County Building Trades Council is having a covid vaccine event on Saturday, April 24th at the IBEW (3301 NJ-138, Wall Township, NJ 07719) from 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM to assist those in the building trades in getting vaccinated. Please find below the link to be used to register for the vaccine event on Saturday, April 24. The link is case-sensitive.
    Annual Russell G Hansborough Memorial Golf Tournament
    04/16/21 - IUEC Local 10
    It's time for the annual Local #10 Russell G. Hansborough Memorial Golf Tournament.  This years' tournament is going to be held on Friday, August 6, 2021 at the Bowie Golf Course located at 7420 Laurel Bowie Road, Bowie, MD 20715.  It is an 8:00 am shotgun start, check in will begin at 7:00 am. Bowie Golf Club requires all players to wear appropriate golf attire.
    Covid in the News
    04/16/21 - RN Staff Council, OPEIU, Local 40, AFL-CIO, CLC
    ABC World News Tonight interviews another...
    Alvin Thornton's Celebration of Life
    04/16/21 - IBEW Local 387
    Alvin Thornton's Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, June 26, 2021, at the Unity Spiritual Center, 10101 W. Coggins Dr., Sun City, AZ 85351.  The Celebration will begin at 2:00 p.
    Union files OSHA complaint
    04/15/21 - AFSCME Local 2067
    Union leaders filed a complaint with Oregon Occupational Safety and Health on April 13, 2021.
    Berg's Going Union Campaign
    04/15/21 - IBEW Local 332
    Sisters and Brothers, Over the years, Local Union Organizers across our Brotherhood have worked with Bergelectric employees to better their livelihood by joining the IBEW. Thanks to that hard work, hundreds, if not thousands, of former Bergelectric employees are now members of our great Union.
    Berg Press Release
    04/15/21 - IBEW Local 100
    Berg Press Release 4-14-21.
    SAFETY SHIRTS
    04/15/21 - IBEW Local 191
    IBEW LU 191 Members, The local has New Safety Shirts avaliable for sale.
    Safety Shirts
    04/15/21 - IBEW Local 191
    IBEW LU 191 Members, The hall has some new Safety Shirts avaliable for sale.
    IBEW Organizing Press Release
    04/15/21 - IBEW Local 6
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    Berg Press Release
    04/15/21 - IBEW Local 659
    As part of the strategic Organizing Plan, Greg Boyd 9th District Organizing Coordinator is asking every IBEW member to recognize that Bergelectric employees are not your competition and that all electrical workers share a common goal:  to provide for themselves and their families.  We must stand united and be supportive of these and other unrepresented electricians.
    Local Union 659 is looking for an Assistant Business Manager
    04/15/21 - IBEW Local 659
    Local Union 659 is currently seeking an Assistant Business Manager for Local 659, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. Local Union 659 offers a competitive wage and benefit package, which includes health and welfare insurance, pension, vacation and sick leave. Our office is located in Central Point just north of Medford in Southern Oregon.
    Enjoy lunch or dinner out Saturday May 8, 2021
    04/15/21 - IUEC Local 10
    A well respected restaurant in LaPlata, MD wants to help the Shaw family in this time of sorrow.  Foster's Grille will be having a fund raiser for CJ's family on Saturday, May 8, 2021, all day.  They will donate 20% of all proceeds to the family of Brother Shaw from that day.
    Covid on the Rise
    04/15/21 - RN Staff Council, OPEIU, Local 40, AFL-CIO, CLC
    Our very own, President Jeff Morawski, was interviewd...
    Update: IBT Delegates and Alternate Delegates Election
    04/14/21 - Teamsters Local 542
    UPDATE Teamsters Local 542 IBT Delegate and Alternate Delegate Election Ballots were counted on Wednesday, April 14, 2021. However, official notice of the Elections Results will be posted once the the Election Supervisor certifies the election.
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