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James R. Hoffa Memorial College Student Essay
06/01/17 - Teamsters Local Union No. 677
2017 ESSAY CONTEST James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund All Applications must be sent to the Local Union Hall for approval by June 1, 2017. 1871 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, CT 06706 (Printable applicaiton below) GOOD LUCK.
In Case You Missed It
05/26/17 - Teamsters local 570
  • Every year, U.S. workers lose out on billions in pay.   • Nurses demand better health care for Americans.   • Teamsters stand up to workplace racism.   • The growing movement to impeach Trump.   • Everything you need to know about Trump’s budget.   • Why a free press matters now more than ever.
Register to Win Concert Tickets
05/26/17 - Greater Kansas City AFL-CIO
The Greater KC AFL-CIO, Greater KC Building & Construction Trades Council, along with the Pipefitters Local 533 and SMART Local 2 are sponsors at the Providence Medical Center Amphitheater.   If you would like to register to win VIP tickets to any one of concerts out there, please fill out the Entry Form in it’s entirety.  We look forward to another great concert season.
In Case You Missed It
05/26/17 - Teamsters Local 355
  • Every year, U.S. workers lose out on billions in pay.   • Nurses demand better health care for Americans.   • Teamsters stand up to workplace racism.   • The growing movement to impeach Trump.   • Everything you need to know about Trump’s budget.   • Why a free press matters now more than ever.
Pence Leads Under-the-Radar Attack on Unions
05/26/17 - Teamsters local 570
May 26, 2017 | UNIONS | Vice President Pence has been working with high-level Trump backers to develop a comprehensive strategy to weaken labor unions. The strategy he is developing revolves around so-called “right to work” laws that have already been rammed through numerous state legislative bodies.
In Case You Missed It
05/26/17 - Teamsters Local 992
  • Every year, U.S. workers lose out on billions in pay.   • Nurses demand better health care for Americans.   • Teamsters stand up to workplace racism.   • The growing movement to impeach Trump.   • Everything you need to know about Trump’s budget.   • Why a free press matters now more than ever.
Pence Leads Under-the-Radar Attack on Unions
05/26/17 - Teamsters Local 355
May 26, 2017 | UNIONS | Vice President Pence has been working with high-level Trump backers to develop a comprehensive strategy to weaken labor unions. The strategy he is developing revolves around so-called “right to work” laws that have already been rammed through numerous state legislative bodies.
Memorial Day Recognition
05/26/17 - AFSCME Local 1902
IBEW Members Ratify Agreement with AT&T
05/26/17 - International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local Union 21
IBEW Members Ratify Agreement with AT&T Friday May 26, 2017 - 5:00pm (C.D.T.) – The membership of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers System Council T-3 (IBEW SCT-3) employed by AT&T have voted to accept the tentative agreement that was reached on April 26, 2017.
JCBA Update 05.26.17
05/26/17 - TWU Local 568
Association, AA Executive Session Negotiations Continue  The Executive Negotiating Committee met with American Airlines the week of May 22nd, in Washington D.C. and discussed several of the open issues and Articles. For M&R and MLS those Articles include: Vacations, Holidays, Overtime and Classifications.
Pence Leads Under-the-Radar Attack on Unions
05/26/17 - Teamsters Local 992
May 26, 2017 | UNIONS | Vice President Pence has been working with high-level Trump backers to develop a comprehensive strategy to weaken labor unions. The strategy he is developing revolves around so-called “right to work” laws that have already been rammed through numerous state legislative bodies.
Association Bulletin 5-26-17
05/26/17 - TWU Local 513
Congressional Progressive Caucus unveil bold infrastructure plan
05/26/17 - Great Plains Laborers' District Council
WASHINGTON, D.C. –Congressional Progressive Caucus Co-Chairs Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva (D-AZ) and Rep. Mark Pocan (D-WI), Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN), Rep. Ted Lieu (D-CA), Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA), Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-WA), Rep. Jared Huffman (D-CA), Rep. Ro Khanna (D-CA), Rep. Jared Polis (D-CO), Rep. Wm. Lacy Clay (D-MO), Rep. Rick Nolan (D-MN), and Rep.
June Quarterly Membership Meetings
05/26/17 -
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In Case You Missed It
05/26/17 - Teamsters Local 888
  • Every year, U.S. workers lose out on billions in pay.   • Nurses demand better health care for Americans.   • Teamsters stand up to workplace racism.   • The growing movement to impeach Trump.   • Everything you need to know about Trump’s budget.   • Why a free press matters now more than ever.
Memorial Day 2017
05/26/17 - Teamsters Local 776
As we Honor our Fallen Heroes Local 776 would like to wish....
Pence Leads Under-the-Radar Attack on Unions
05/26/17 - Teamsters Local 888
May 26, 2017 | UNIONS | Vice President Pence has been working with high-level Trump backers to develop a comprehensive strategy to weaken labor unions. The strategy he is developing revolves around so-called “right to work” laws that have already been rammed through numerous state legislative bodies.
Memorial Day
05/25/17 - Fire Fighter Cancer Foundation
Remembering the Meaning of Memorial Day: Our appreciation to U.S. military members, those who have made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedoms and the families that support them.
"Pack Your Bags for Paradise"
05/25/17 - TWU Local 568
On June 7, your ATW reward tickets will be loaded into the Travel Planner and available for you to book travel that starts as early as July 1. You have until Dec. 31, 2018 to use these tickets and you’ll go through the Travel Planner to view, book and edit your trip. Here’s what you need to know.
May 20, 2017 Front Page
05/25/17 - Kansas City Labor Beacon Newspaper
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Memorial Day Beer Shortage Expected on Long Island
05/25/17 - Teamsters local 570
May 25, 2017 | STRIKES | As Long Island approaches the second biggest beer-buying weekend of the year – Memorial Day – a shortage of Budweiser, Bud Light, Heineken, Blue Point and other popular beers are expected.
Memorial Day Beer Shortage Expected on Long Island
05/25/17 - Teamsters Local 355
May 25, 2017 | STRIKES | As Long Island approaches the second biggest beer-buying weekend of the year – Memorial Day – a shortage of Budweiser, Bud Light, Heineken, Blue Point and other popular beers are expected.
EDD Step by Step Workshop - REGISTER NOW
05/25/17 - Los Angeles College Faculty Guild - Local 1521
Attention: Adjuncts See the attached flyer on workshops to help you understand the application process for unemployment insurance.
Lift Certification
05/25/17 - IATSE Local 33
Forklift & Aerial/Scissor/Boomlift OSHA Certification   June 26@ 9 am, Monday If you are interested in this class. Please notify the Training Committee at training.committee.ia33.org.
ETC Lighting Console Class
05/25/17 - IATSE Local 33
ETC Lighting Console Class 3-day class June 27, 28, & 29, Tues. Wed. Thurs. @ 9:30 am – 5 pm If you wish to attend email the Training Committee at training.committee@ia33.
Updating Your Current Information
05/25/17 - IATSE Local 33
Have you moved recently or changed your phone number? Updating your current information with IATSE Local 33 can be done as easy as 1-2-3. Go to www.ia33.org. Go to update the address. Use the link, an email will go automatically to the office with your updated information. This image is for mobile users.
National Director Video Message to AMFA Members
05/25/17 - AMFA

May 25, 2017 -- As the transition and integration process begins for Alaska Airlines and Virgin America, and Aircraft Maintenance Technician negotiations continue at Southwest Airlines, National Director Bret Oestreich has taken this opportunity to send the membership of AMFA this video update.

Teamsters 89 Fights Back Against "RTW"
05/25/17 - Teamsters Local 89
May 25, 2017 -  At the beginning of January, Governor Bevin and the new majority in Frankfort launched an all-out assault on the hard-working men and women of Kentucky by passing so-called “Right-to-Work.” This deceptively named law exists for one reason, and one reason only; to harm Kentucky workers and the unions that represent them.
June 1 2017 EC & General Membership Meeting
05/25/17 - Inlandboatmen's Union of the Pacific-National Office
IATSE TTF AV ESSENTIALS ORIENTATION AND PREPARATION CLASS
05/25/17 - IATSE Local 33
IATSE TTF AV ESSENTIALS ORIENTATION AND PREPARATION CLASS IATSE TTF AV Essentials Orientation and Preparation Class. Dates to be determined. Anyone interested in attending the AV Essentials Orientation and Preparation Class should email the Training Committee at training.committee@ia33.org.
Trump Administration is Lying: His Budget Proposal Does Cut Social Security
05/25/17 - Queens Area Local AMERICAN POSTAL WORKERS UNION AFL-CIO
Donald Trump lies about everything from the size of his inauguration crowds to his promise to provide “great health care for a fraction of the price” to every person in America. So, it’s no surprise that Trump is lying when his Administration says his just-released budget proposal doesn’t cut Social Security. In fact, it cuts billions from that vital program.
Trump Suggests USPS Cut Retirement, Health Benefits in $46B Savings Package
05/25/17 - Queens Area Local AMERICAN POSTAL WORKERS UNION AFL-CIO
President Trump proposed overhauling the U.S. Postal Service in his fiscal 2018 budget released Tuesday, calling for a slew of changes that would save the agency $46 billion over 10 years. Trump followed on President Obama’s tactic of submitting postal reform details through his budget, as well as proposals currently making their way through Congress.
Memorial Day Beer Shortage Expected on Long Island
05/25/17 - Teamsters Local 888
May 25, 2017 | STRIKES | As Long Island approaches the second biggest beer-buying weekend of the year – Memorial Day – a shortage of Budweiser, Bud Light, Heineken, Blue Point and other popular beers are expected.
Update: Marie Burke
05/24/17 - IATSE Local B4
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TEAMSTERS ON STRIKE!
05/24/17 - Teamsters Local 743
Rally at Navy Pier Please join your fellow Teamster Brothers and Sisters as we support Teamster security, fire and safety officers that are currently striking for fairness at Navy Pier. Saturday May 27, 2017 at 8 p.m.
Government Can Help Put People Back to Work
05/24/17 - Teamsters local 570
May 24, 2017  | JOBS | The American workplace is undergoing substantial change. Increasingly, employers are less interested in hiring full-time employees. Instead, they want to use what they call contractors, whether the title is accurate or not. While unemployment is low, the quality and pay for many of these newer jobs is dubious at best.
Administration’s Budget Builds a Wall Between the Wealthy and All of Us
05/24/17 - Teamsters local 570
May 24, 2017 | INEQUALITY | With its 2018 federal budget proposal, the Trump administration made public, and made plain, its priorities for our nation.
Interviewing Truck Drivers at a Crossroads
05/24/17 - Teamsters local 570
May 24, 2017  | JOBS | …Truck drivers are everywhere on our highways, undergirding the American economy, but most of us know little about their work and personal lives beyond musty stereotypes from the days of CB radio. Most truckers were quick to disabuse me of any notion that life on the open road holds romantic allure.
Contract Ratified at Lewis Brothers Bakery
05/24/17 - Teamsters Local 89
May 24, 2017 -  Members at Lewis Brothers Bakery have voted in favor of a new agreement. Highlights include increases in wages, pension, and switching to a higher quality healthcare plan provided through TeamCare. This company is jointly represented by Teamsters Local 89 and Teamsters Local 215.
Government Can Help Put People Back to Work
05/24/17 - Teamsters Local 355
May 24, 2017  | JOBS | The American workplace is undergoing substantial change. Increasingly, employers are less interested in hiring full-time employees. Instead, they want to use what they call contractors, whether the title is accurate or not. While unemployment is low, the quality and pay for many of these newer jobs is dubious at best.
Administration’s Budget Builds a Wall Between the Wealthy and All of Us
05/24/17 - Teamsters Local 355
May 24, 2017 | INEQUALITY | With its 2018 federal budget proposal, the Trump administration made public, and made plain, its priorities for our nation.
Interviewing Truck Drivers at a Crossroads
05/24/17 - Teamsters Local 355
May 24, 2017  | JOBS | …Truck drivers are everywhere on our highways, undergirding the American economy, but most of us know little about their work and personal lives beyond musty stereotypes from the days of CB radio. Most truckers were quick to disabuse me of any notion that life on the open road holds romantic allure.
Paul Gallant Funeral Arrangements
05/24/17 - CWA Local 3176
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Government Can Help Put People Back to Work
05/24/17 - Teamsters Local 992
May 24, 2017  | JOBS | The American workplace is undergoing substantial change. Increasingly, employers are less interested in hiring full-time employees. Instead, they want to use what they call contractors, whether the title is accurate or not. While unemployment is low, the quality and pay for many of these newer jobs is dubious at best.
Administration’s Budget Builds a Wall Between the Wealthy and All of Us
05/24/17 - Teamsters Local 992
May 24, 2017 | INEQUALITY | With its 2018 federal budget proposal, the Trump administration made public, and made plain, its priorities for our nation.
Interviewing Truck Drivers at a Crossroads
05/24/17 - Teamsters Local 992
May 24, 2017  | JOBS | …Truck drivers are everywhere on our highways, undergirding the American economy, but most of us know little about their work and personal lives beyond musty stereotypes from the days of CB radio. Most truckers were quick to disabuse me of any notion that life on the open road holds romantic allure.
March on Harrisburg, Corruption Exposed
05/24/17 - Pennsylvania Federation BMWED-IBT
BMWED members from the Pennsylvania Federation and other systems, divisions and federations around the country joined our friends “March on Harrisburg” in completing the 105 mile march from Philadelphia to the State Capital in Harrisburg. This action led to BMWED workers being arrested, detained and threatened.
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