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American Airlines Passenger Service Agents Vote for Union Representation
09/17/14 - TWU Local 513
By Terry Maxon tmaxon@dallasnews.com  1:44 pm on September 16, 2014 | American Airlines passenger service agents have voted to be represented by a coalition of the Communications Workers of America and International Brotherhood of Teamsters.
In-Sourcing of Ground Handling
09/17/14 - TWU Local 513
Brothers and Sisters, American Airlines has annoucned their intent to insource ground handling work to the IAM represented employees at BDL, BWI, EWR, FLL, JAX, PBI, PDX, and the legacy AA mainline work in PIT. This work is currently being performed by vendors at thoses locations.
2014 Candidate Pledge
09/17/14 - NH AFL-CIO
Recognizing that many hard working, middle class families are struggling to keep up with the rising cost of living, New Hampshire’s labor leaders are asking all candidates to sign a pledge for working families.
IN SOURCING OF WORK LETTER FROM ATD
09/17/14 - TWU Local 568
PLEASE VIEW THE ATTACHED LETTER REGARDING ADDITIONAL WORK AT AUSTIN, SAN JUAN, AND ST LOUIS FROM INTERNATIONAL REPRESENTATIVE, AA SYSTEM COORDINATOR DAVID VIRELLA.
UAW Region 1D Endorsements for November
09/17/14 - Lansing Labor News
Here are the UAW endorsements for our region for the November 4 election. These candidates have been carefully vetted and we encourage you to consider them when you vote.
Will and Grundy Counties Area Construction Agreement Now Available Online
09/17/14 - Teamsters Local 179
The Area Agreement between the Contractor's Association of Will and Grundy Counties and Teamsters Local 179 is available to Local 179 members who are registered users on the Local 179 website.  The agreement can be viewed, download and printed.  Just click on Member Resources at the top of this page and go to Contracts.
Here's Why Protecting Wages and Standards Should be Important to YOU
09/17/14 - Teamsters Local 355
Sept. 17, 2014 | OPINION | Often when on a picket or banner line people notice union members with protest signs or the large inflatable rat and they're curious as to why we're there demonstrating. One question that I'm always answering from passerby is, "why are you out here.
AMFA – SWA Inspection Backfill Award Distribution Referendum Notice
09/17/14 - AMFA
September 17, 2014 -- The AMFA – Southwest Airlines Airline Representatives have requested a system-wide referendum of the Inspectors and Alternate Inspectors regarding two separate distribution methods for the Inspection Backfill Award...
Robert Templeton Scholarship Winner
09/17/14 - IUEC Local 10
Congratulations and best wishes to Daniel Nemirovsky for being this years winner of the Robert Templeton Scholarship.  Daniel is the son of Schindler mechanic Semyon Nemirovsky and his wife Inna.  Daniel has a very promising future ahead of him and this will help him to get a great start. We would also like to congratulate all who applied.
Addressing the “militarization of law enforcement” propaganda
09/17/14 - Collin County Deputies Association
The “militarization of law enforcement” has been a huge talking point over the past few months within the United States.  The Ferguson, MO incident has propelled the conversation amongst citizens and law makers alike.  I’m not going to address everything that occurred in Ferguson or whether the agencies up there could have had a different response plan.
Services for Chris Miller
09/17/14 - Carpenters Local 713
The services for Chris Miller will be on Friday, September 19, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at Grissoms Mortuary, 267 E. Lewelling, San Lorenzo.  Please click the link below for for information. http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/insidebayarea/obituary-print.aspx.
Latest Fleet Memo
09/17/14 - Inlandboatmen's Union of the Pacific-National Office
IBEW Local 320 Youth Caucus Golf Outing
09/16/14 - HVALF AFL-CIO
The Youth Caucus Members of IBEW Local 320 invite you to their first annual fundraiser on Oct. 18, 2014.  This year's fundraiser is being held in honor of local heroes of our community. We speak on behalf of all members of IBEW Local 320 when we say thank you to our local police, firefighters and emergency responders.
IBEW Local 320 Youth Caucus Golf Outing
09/16/14 - HVALF AFL-CIO
The Youth Caucus Members of IBEW Local 320 invite you to their first annual fundraiser on Oct. 18, 2014.  This year's fundraiser is being held in honor of local heroes of our community. We speak on behalf of all members of IBEW Local 320 when we say thank you to our local police, firefighters and emergency responders.
Obama's Civil Rights Nominee Withdraws
09/16/14 - Pennsylvania State Lodge FOP
09/15/2014 President Barack Obama's nominee to run the Justice Department's Civil Rights Division, Debo Adegbile, officially withdrew Monday after his nomination ran aground in the Senate over his representation of convicted cop killer Mumia Abu Jamal.
NTI Community Involvement
09/16/14 - IBEW local 453
CALL TO ACTION - STOP HEALTH BENEFITS CUT
09/16/14 - Los Angeles College Faculty Guild - Local 1521
STOP HEALTH BENEFIT CUTS.
MEMORIAL SERVICE FOR BROTHER MELVIN FELIX
09/16/14 - TWU Local 568
ESTHER MARIE MELENDEZ, MELVIN'S WIFE, HAS EXTENDED AN INVITATION TO ALL TO HONOR, PRAY, AND CELEBRATE THE LIFE OF OUR BROTHER MELVIN FELIX DURING A MEMORIAL SERVICE AT: BOYD-PANCIERA FAMILY FUNERAL CARE, INC. 1600 N.
TWU TO GAIN WORK IN AUS, SJU, AND STL
09/16/14 - TWU Local 568
THE TWU AND AA DISCUSSED PLANS TODAY FOR ADDITIONAL WORK OPPORTUNITIES IN AUSTIN, SAN JUAN, AND ST LOUIS  STARTING IN MID NOVEMBER. AN OFFICIAL ANNOUNCEMENT FROM THE TWU AIR TRANSPORT DIVISION IS ANTICIPATED TO BE RELEASED ON THIS SUBJECT TOMORROW. WE WILL SHARE IT WITH YOU AS SOON AS IT IS RECEIVED BY THE LOCAL.
New Classes Posted
09/16/14 - INTERNATIONAL BROTHERHOOD OF ELECTRICAL WORKERS LOCAL 159
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American Airlines Agents Approve Union
09/16/14 - TWU Local 568
DALLAS — Sep 16, 2014, 3:54 PM ET By DAVID KOENIG AP Airlines Writer  Customer-service agents at American Airlines voted overwhelmingly for union representation, reversing a narrow defeat for organized labor less than two years ago. The results affect about 14,000 employees of American and US Airways at airports and reservations centers plus home-based reservations agents.
2014 Fishing for Freedom Wounded Warrior Event
09/16/14 - Greater Kansas City AFL-CIO
Volunteer Boaters Needed Wounded Warriors Program Warsaw Community Building - Truman Lake Sunday, October 12, 2014 Volunteer Boaters Register by clicking here.
Membership Meeting
09/16/14 - McKinney Police Association
There will be a general membership meeting on Tuesday 9/30 at 06:30pm.
ATL Crew Room Sit 9/20
09/16/14 - AFA-CWA Local Council 57
As previously announced, we our continuing our bi-weekly ATL Crew Room sits this month, and will continue through the end of the AirTran operation.  Your AFA Leadership will be available this Saturday, September 20th from 1000-1500 ET in the ATL Crew Room.  You're encouraged to stop by, chat and get any questions or concerns answered.
Greg Southwell Funeral Service
09/16/14 - TWU Local 513
Brothers and Sisters, Greg Southwell passed away on August 10, 2014 at his home. The following is the information about Greg's memorial service in Texas. Please let everyone know they are also invited to the luncheon afterwards.
Taxpayers and Workers Gouged by Labor-Law Dodge
09/16/14 - Teamsters Local 355
Sept. 16, 2014 | ECONOMY | The largest government infusion of cash into the U.S.
Register to Vote!
09/16/14 - AFA-CWA Local Council 57
True. It is never too EARLY to register to vote. But in Georgia, it will be too LATE if you register after October 6. The General Election is Tuesday, November4. http://www.vote411.
CALL TO ACTION
09/16/14 - AFA-CWA Local Council 57
We need your help to keep the ban on cellular conversations in-flight. Call your U.S.
Local 1246 brings its push for SACU funding to the legislative Emergency Board
09/16/14 - Oregon AFSCME Council 75
The E-Board hearing is, in reality, the kickoff for funding from the 2015 Legislature
FACT SHEET: CONTRACTING-OUT IT AT THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
09/16/14 - National Council of Field Labor Locals
AMERICAN FEDERATION OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES, AFL-CIO AUGUST 2014 SUMMARY The Department of Labor is integrating the information technology (IT) infrastructure of two sub-agencies - its Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) and Employment Training Administration (ETA) - into the agency’s Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO).
Come out to support the SEIU and Security Guards
09/16/14 - IBEW Local 6
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Listin to Mayor Fisher speak on our Future at Appliance Park
09/16/14 - IUE-CWA Local 83761
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Free Training for Members
09/16/14 - AFSCME Local 132
Dear Child Care Providers, We are excited to share our new training schedule with you. We will be holding several trainings each month. We will be adding several more trainings in other locations and languages.  We will also be rolling out trainings online soon. We know for some of you this is the most convenient way for you to participate in training hours.
MEMBERS BLOW THE WHISTLE!
09/16/14 - Teamsters Local 814
 IF YOU SEE SOMETHING, SAY SOMETHING! Big thanks to members working for Capital down at Metrotech last Friday who called the union hall and let us know that a non-union outfit was attempting to do a job there. After 814 officials reached out to building management and explained that the company was non-union, Century's trucks were turned around and not allowed to deliver.
Fundraiser for Zachary Whooley
09/16/14 - IBEW Local 6
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Taxpayers and Workers Gouged by Labor-Law Dodge
09/16/14 - Teamsters Local 992
Sept. 16, 2014 | ECONOMY | The largest government infusion of cash into the U.S.
2014 Fishing for Freedom Wounded Warrior Event
09/16/14 - Kansas City Labor Beacon Newspaper
Volunteer Boaters Needed Wounded Warriors Program Warsaw Community Building - Truman Lake Sunday, October 12, 2014 Volunteer Boaters Register by clicking here.
Zodiac Seats US Contract Update
09/16/14 - Teamsters Local 767
AMFA SWA Technician Negotiations Update # 24
09/15/14 - AMFA Local 32
AMFA/Southwest Airlines Contract Negotiations Update Update # 24 September 15, 2014 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.
2014 Car Show
09/15/14 - Lansing Labor News
The fourth annual American Muscle & Antique Car Show was held on September 13. There were 23 more cars registered than last year! Our thanks to the local officers, members, and many other volunteers for all their help with this great car show. You can see a comprehensive gallery of photos -- every car but one -- in this gallery.
Plutocrat Predicts: The Pitchforks Are Coming
09/15/14 - Teamsters Local 355
Sept. 15, 2014 | INEQUALITY | You know things have gotten bad when a self-proclaimed plutocrat sees the future and doesn’t like what he sees. Speaking to other plutocrats, Nick Hanauer tells some serious truth. Starting off by saying he’s a proud unapologetic Capitalist, he provides some history of his business acumen and wealth accumulation. He and some friends even own a bank.
4th Annual Golf Tournament
09/15/14 - International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 952
IBEW local 952 Charitable Activity League would like to invite YOU to the 4th Annual Golf Tournament! This year the event will be held on Saturday October 18th, and will again be at Buenaventura Golf Course. This year’s tournament proceeds will benefit Ventura Vet Center. Registration is now open.
Plutocrat Predicts: The Pitchforks Are Coming
09/15/14 - Teamsters local 570
Sept. 15, 2014 | INEQUALITY | You know things have gotten bad when a self-proclaimed plutocrat sees the future and doesn’t like what he sees. Speaking to other plutocrats, Nick Hanauer tells some serious truth. Starting off by saying he’s a proud unapologetic Capitalist, he provides some history of his business acumen and wealth accumulation. He and some friends even own a bank.
New Union Vote at the New American Airlines
09/15/14 - TWU Local 568
September 15, 2014 / Jenny Brown American Airlines passenger service agents Cassandra Rosenbach, Sherri Chatmon, and Lisa Cooper pose at Chicago's O'Hare Airport. Agents at the newly merged airline finish voting today on union representation. Photo: CWA. Voting ends today for American Airlines passenger service agents deciding whether to unionize, with results tomorrow.
2014 Police Holidays and pay rates.
09/15/14 - FOP local 1
Never Forget 9|11
09/15/14 - Horizon Air AFA-CWA
Watch this special video tribute from our AFA International President.
'Bring Haley Home' ... AFSCME child care provider embroiled in bid to bring daughter back under her roof
09/15/14 - Oregon AFSCME Council 75
The Oregon Office of Child care has banned the 13-year-old from home for over a year
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