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Happy Labor Day 2014
UFCW Local 1994 MCGEO, AFL-CIO
American sees Single Operating Certificate in Q2 2015
TWU Local 513
Labor Day Mon., 9/1
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No outrage against attempted murder of police officers
Spokane Police Guild
FedEx Ground Misclassified as Independent Contractors Instead of Employees
Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen
UAW and GM Announce Cadillac SRX As New Product for Spring Hill Manufacturing
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Happy Labor Day 2014
08/29/14 - UFCW Local 1994 MCGEO, AFL-CIO
For far too many Americans, Labor Day's history means nothing. The holiday is merely a day off or a signal of the end of summer. It means so much more to me.
American sees Single Operating Certificate in Q2 2015
08/29/14 - TWU Local 513
By: EDWARD RUSSELL LAS VEGAS Source:  00:59 27 Aug 2014 American Airlines chief operating officer Robert Isom anticipates receiving approval for a single operating certificate in the second quarter of 2015, as the carrier’s integration with US Airwayscontinues to move forward.
No outrage against attempted murder of police officers
08/29/14 - Spokane Police Guild
Over the last 72 hours, there have been a number of attempted murders of police officers in Los Angeles County, yet there has been no community or media outrage.
FedEx Ground Misclassified as Independent Contractors Instead of Employees
08/29/14 - Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen
Court finds that workforce of FedEx Ground drivers are employees, not independent contractors. Could be liable for hundreds of millions of dollars in drivers’ operating expenses and wages Oakland, CA — The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeal ruled that a class of 2,300 individuals working for FedEx Ground was misclassified as independent contractors instead of employees.
UAW and GM Announce Cadillac SRX As New Product for Spring Hill Manufacturing
08/29/14 - Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen
In a victory for Tennessee’s workers and families, UAW International Union and Local 1853 joined with General Motors executives to announce the Cadillac SRX as one of two future mid-size vehicles set for manufacturing at the Spring Hill plant, as well as a $191 million investment at the Spring Hill Complex for a new Small Gas Engine (SGE) program. The news means that GM will retain 415 jobs at the Spring Hill facility.
Hudson Valley Labor takes the Ultimate ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
08/29/14 - HVALF AFL-CIO
Yesterday, Thursday, August 28 Labor unions from the Hudson Valley took the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in a unique way. To date we have raised over $1,000 and more is coming in. Watch the video - we nominated some high profile people.
Car Show September 13
08/29/14 - Lansing Labor News
Fourth annual American Muscle and Antique Auto Show - September 13   The only show devoted to American-made autos, hosted at Local 652. All proceeds go to the Lansing Labor News to help fund the paper you’re reading now. The show is open to the public and free to attend. It will be in the parking lots of Local 652 and 724 on Clare Street in Lansing.
September Labor News online
08/29/14 - Lansing Labor News
The September print issue of the Labor News is on its way.
2014 Labor Day Picnics
08/29/14 - Local 328, Oregon AFSCME Council 75
Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE Labor Day 2014 falls as early as possible on the calendar this year — Monday, Sept. 1.
In Case You Missed It
08/29/14 - Teamsters Local 355
  • The top 5 Union Plus benefit advantages.   • A celebration of grandparents and their hard work.   • Big win! Teamsters settle pay equity case with NYC.   • 5 charts that prove it's time American workers got a raise.   • Big union win in Minnesota - 27,000 home care workers.
In Case You Missed It
08/29/14 - Teamsters local 570
  • The top 5 Union Plus benefit advantages.   • A celebration of grandparents and their hard work.   • Big win! Teamsters settle pay equity case with NYC.   • 5 charts that prove it's time American workers got a raise.   • Big union win in Minnesota - 27,000 home care workers.
Happy Labor Day!
08/29/14 - AMFA
Picnics and parades, perhaps a last quick trip to the beach with the kids, Labor Day for many signifies the end of summer and a three-day weekend. But as we enjoy the Holiday with our friends and family, let's take a moment to remember the true origins of Labor Day.
In Case You Missed It
08/29/14 - Teamsters Local 992
  • The top 5 Union Plus benefit advantages.   • A celebration of grandparents and their hard work.   • Big win! Teamsters settle pay equity case with NYC.   • 5 charts that prove it's time American workers got a raise.   • Big union win in Minnesota - 27,000 home care workers.
Labor Day Parade
08/29/14 - Saint Louis Police Officers Association
The SLPOA would like to invite all members and their families to walk in the annual downtown Labor Day Parade on Monday September 1st.  The parade starts roughly at 9:00am with the association assembling at Olive and 21st.  Kids who participate may want to bring bicycles or scooters to assist in easing the parade route.
Tribute to Gerry Horgan
08/28/14 - CWA Local 1103
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Avaya Outsourcing
08/28/14 - 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.
Labor-Day Picnic
08/28/14 - IBEW Local 73
Labor Day picnic in Post Falls Monday September 1st from 12-noon to 4:00pm
Need a Union Taxi Driver?
08/28/14 - CWA Local 7777
Call Union Taxi for all of your transportation needs All are members of CWA Local 7777!     303.922.
IBEW Testimonials
08/28/14 - IBEW local 453
Jimmy John's can't fire Workers for Sick Day Protest
08/28/14 - IBEW local 453
NLRB: Jimmy John's Can't Fire Workers for Icky Sick-Leave Protest By Josh Eidelson August 25, 2014 The government is ordering a Jimmy John’s franchisee to rehire workers who were fired after putting up posters suggesting that the people making customers’ sandwiches could be ill.
March with Lt. Gov. Brown in the Gaithersburg Labor Day Parade
08/28/14 - UFCW Local 1994 MCGEO, AFL-CIO
You're Invited Join Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown and campaign volunteers in the Gaithersburg Labor Day Parade.
New Boarding Priority and Time of Check-in Begins in September
08/28/14 - AFA US Airways MEC
On Sept. 10, all non-rev travelers will board based on time of check-in on your legacy carrier. If you have already listed for travel on or after Sept. 10, you can check in 24 hours in advance. The new boarding priority will also go into effect within each legacy system.
School Supply Drive 2014-2015
08/28/14 - CWA Local 7777
Is your address correct?
08/28/14 - CWA Local 7777
Local 618 Flu Shot Day Set !
08/28/14 - Teamsters local 618
Mark your Calendars ! Local 618 Annual Flu Shot Day  The Local 618 flu shot day has been scheduled for Saturday, September 27, 2014. Flu shots will be administered beginning at 8:00 am and end at noon. The shots will be given at the Local 618 Union Hall, located at 9040 Lackland Rd. , Overland, Mo 63114.
Third tier PERS members now equal Tiers 1 & 2
08/28/14 - Oregon AFSCME Council 75
The lesser-benefit tier will soon constitute the majority of working members
Workplace Violence Survey for Health-Care Employees
08/28/14 - Local 328, Oregon AFSCME Council 75
AFSCME International's Department of Research and Collective Bargaining Services is working with the Government Accountability Office to gather information about workplace violence in nursing and health care. In order to provide the GAO with the most complete information as possible, the union is conducting an online survey of our health-care members concerning workplace violence.
4th Annual NH 9-11 Stair Climb
08/28/14 - Fire Instructors & Officers Association of New Hampshire
 New Hampshire 9-11 Memorial Stair Climb September 7, 2014 www.nh9-11stairclimb.
Pressure by AFSCME helps lead to request for more money for SACU members
08/28/14 - Oregon AFSCME Council 75
The union is lobbying to establish Emergency Response Teams for the agency
Working Americans Can't Just Wait for the Next President
08/28/14 - Teamsters Local 355
Aug. 28, 2014 | OPINION | The next presidential election likely will focus much less on workers' rights, and more on social issues and government spending. What we learned over the past six years is that the combination of dysfunctional Senate rules, big money in politics, the attack on voting rights, and barriers to citizenship for 20 million immigrants are real barriers to economic change.
Working Americans Can't Just Wait for the Next President
08/28/14 - Teamsters local 570
Aug. 28, 2014 | OPINION | The next presidential election likely will focus much less on workers' rights, and more on social issues and government spending. What we learned over the past six years is that the combination of dysfunctional Senate rules, big money in politics, the attack on voting rights, and barriers to citizenship for 20 million immigrants are real barriers to economic change.
Labor Day
08/28/14 - IUEC LOCAL 21
The Local #21 Office will be closed on Monday, September 1, 2014 in observance of the Labor Day holiday. We would like to wish everyone a safe and happy weekend.
Working Americans Can't Just Wait for the Next President
08/28/14 - Teamsters Local 992
Aug. 28, 2014 | OPINION | The next presidential election likely will focus much less on workers' rights, and more on social issues and government spending. What we learned over the past six years is that the combination of dysfunctional Senate rules, big money in politics, the attack on voting rights, and barriers to citizenship for 20 million immigrants are real barriers to economic change.
September General Membership Meeting
08/27/14 - Teamsters Local 964
ATTENTION ALL TEAMSTERS LOCAL UNION NO. 964 MEMBERS "COOKOUT" The General Membership Meetings will be resuming.  Please join us for the September meeting with a cookout to follow. Date: Sunday September 21, 2014 Time 11:00 a.m. for the meeting with the cookout to follow  Please note time change for this meeting Place: Teamsters Hall, 6511 Eastland Rd.
Inequality: Rebuilding the Middle Class Requires Reviving Strong Unions
08/27/14 - Teamsters local 570
Aug. 27, 2014 | LABOR DAY REPORT | American now suffers the most extreme inequality of the industrial world, as the broad middle class continues to sink. Why does the U.S. no longer enjoy widely shared prosperity? The most popular explanations focus on the changes wrought by globalization and technology, and the transition to a service economy.
National Brief | August 2014
08/27/14 - AMFA Local 32
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September Membership Meeting
08/27/14 - AMFA Local 32
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Local 32 Teller Nomination
08/27/14 - AMFA Local 32
Local 32 Teller Nomination Nominations Nominations for the Local 32 Teller(s) position will be accepted by nomination forms that will be sent back to Local 32 Via Fax or E-Mail (secretarylocal32@gmail.com). You may download the nomination form on line at www.amfa32.com: Local 32 Tellers: The term for this position is two years.
Eastern Oregon Safeway Contract Offer Vote
08/27/14 - UFCW 1439
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Notice of Nominations and Elections
08/27/14 - CWA Local 1103
Inequality: Rebuilding the Middle Class Requires Reviving Strong Unions
08/27/14 - Teamsters Local 355
Aug. 27, 2014 | LABOR DAY REPORT | American now suffers the most extreme inequality of the industrial world, as the broad middle class continues to sink. Why does the U.S. no longer enjoy widely shared prosperity? The most popular explanations focus on the changes wrought by globalization and technology, and the transition to a service economy.
Labor Day 2014
08/27/14 - Carpenters Union Local 427 and Interior Systems Union Local 1306
It is time, once again, for our annual Labor Day Parade and picnic. On Monday September 1st we are gathering downtown at 9am, at 16th and California, for the annual Labor Day parade.  Please come down and walk the route with us as we show off our UBC pride and hand out candy to the little ones along the way.
You’ve Been Challenged!
08/27/14 - International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local Union 21
The Officers of IBEW Local 21 were dared to help find a cure for ALS by participating in the Ice Bucket challenge. Mindful of their obligation to make a difference in the communities where they live and work they accepted the challenge and are also making donations to fight ALS.In turn, they challenged the IBEW 21 Executive Board, Staff, Renew Group, and members to also help in finding a cure for ALS. If you accept the challenge please post your videos on our Facebook page IBEW Twenty One and make a donation at als.net.
Inequality: Rebuilding the Middle Class Requires Reviving Strong Unions
08/27/14 - Teamsters Local 992
Aug. 27, 2014 | LABOR DAY REPORT | American now suffers the most extreme inequality of the industrial world, as the broad middle class continues to sink. Why does the U.S. no longer enjoy widely shared prosperity? The most popular explanations focus on the changes wrought by globalization and technology, and the transition to a service economy.
West Islip School District Members Approve New Pact
08/27/14 - UPSEU
A new agreement negotiated on behalf of UPSEU West Islip members was approved by the overwhelming majority of the unit.
Newsletter
08/27/14 - IBEW Local 191
Local 191 will be starting up the newsletter on a quarterly basis with the first one coming out in October. The newsletter staff would like to have articles from the members as well as staff and officers. We would like to include jobsite crew photos and jobsite information. Deadline for submitting articles and/or photos will be September 19. You can submit all articles and photos by email to tim.
2014 / 2015 Scholarship Recipients
08/27/14 - LVPMSA
The PMSA Charitable Foundation would like to CONGRATULATE the 2014 / 2015 Scholarship Recipients.  Cristina Rae Owens, daughter of Deputy Chief James Owens and Evelyn Rylee Causey, daughter of retired PO Sgt. James Pate Causey were each awarded a $1,000 scholarship through the Foundation.
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