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    Details on the proposed merger of Local 406 and 119
    10/02/22 - GCC/IBT Local 406 - C
    Dear Local 406 members: Local 406 is at a crossroads. As we enter a new phase of growth, the local leadership would like to provide an update to explain how we got to this point -- and what we believe will be the best way forward. You may have heard by now that we would like to merge with Local 119, a local of the Graphic Communications Conference that is also based in Suffolk County.
    SoFi: Bad Bunny Parking Permit (Load Out)
    10/01/22 - IATSE Local 33
    Brothers, Sisters, & Kin: Attached to this post is the parking permit for tonights Load-Out.  Please present this parking permit to parking staff.
    Ahmanson Theatre/Mark Taper Forum Formulating Committee
    10/01/22 - IATSE Local 33
    Brothers, Sisters & Kin: In accordance with Article V, Section 1 of Local 33’s Constitution and By-Laws, President Lee Casady will be appointing a Formulating Committee for the Ahmanson Theatre and Mark Taper Forum negotiations.  This is for the Formulating Committee only, not negotiating.
    Hollywood Bowl New hire paperwork
    10/01/22 - IATSE Local 33
    Brothers, Sisters, Kin, This is the new hire paperwork for the Hollywood Bowl. https://powerforms.docusign.net/17ba6f94-9598-4aff-a019-0852087a80fb?env=na4&acct=2a1caa77-f8ff-4eae-8ce8-fac1783f86f1&accountId=2a1caa77-f8ff-4eae-8ce8-fac1783f86f1 If you have any questions please speak to your head of department at the bowl when you get there.
    2023 FEHB RATES
    09/30/22 - Queens Area Local AMERICAN POSTAL WORKERS UNION AFL-CIO
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    How Long Will Union Resurgence Last? What History Has to Say
    09/30/22 - Teamsters Local 570
    Sept. 30, 2022 | COMMENTARY | There have been almost two open jobs for every unemployed job seeker for over a year. Those looking for work and current employees are in a historically advantaged position. Employers simply can’t afford to lose their on-the-line talent. This in turn has created a resurgence of labor union activity, interest, and strength. But how long will it last.
    MORE FOR OUR MEMBER
    09/30/22 - Queens Area Local AMERICAN POSTAL WORKERS UNION AFL-CIO
    September 28, 2022 The Postal Service is offering a new commuter benefit option beginning in October. Employees who use micromobility modes of transportation — small, lightweight electric vehicles such as e-scooters, e-bikes and e-mopeds — can use post-tax dollars to save with partner discounts.
    LATEST UPDATE SOCIAL SECURTY FAIRNESS ACT 2022
    09/30/22 - Queens Area Local AMERICAN POSTAL WORKERS UNION AFL-CIO
    HOUSE COMMITTEE APPROVES SOCIAL SECURITY LEGISLATION You are here: HOME NEWS HOUSE COMMITTEE APPROVES SOCIAL SECURITY… The House Ways and Means Committee approved the Social Security Fairness Act (H.R. 82) on Sept.
    Local 776 Talks Training at White House Event
    09/30/22 - Teamsters Local 776
    Two members of Teamsters Local 776 involved in a new Teamster-affiliated apprenticeship program In Pennsylvania told White House officials....
    Business Agent Jay Dennis Assigned to UPS Worldport
    09/30/22 - Teamsters Local 89
    Union representation at UPS Worldport is about to expand with the addition of Jay Dennis as a Business Agent for multiple areas in the Air District. Jay will be taking over as the Agent for Wings C, D, E and Grade Lane Shift on the Next Day Air operation, and for the World Freight Facility on Second Day Air. He will also be taking over as the union chair for the Worldport Shuttle Committee.
    National Truth & Reconciliation Day
    09/30/22 - Teamsters Local Union No. 91
    As we mark the second year recognizing the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation as well as Orange Shirt Day, we commemorate the children whose lives were lost and honour the survivors of residential schools, as well as their families and communities.
    Potential new members!!
    09/29/22 - CWA Local 1123
    Check out the recent article on our potential new members! https://centralcurrent.org/interpreters-for-the-deaf-in-syracuse-make-minimum-wage-seek-to-unionize/.
    Teamsters 577 App
    09/29/22 - TEAMSTERS LOCAL 577
    We are pleased to announce that Local 577 now has our own custom Branded App! Please use this link or scan the QR Code attached, to download the app and stay up to date on important information and events. https://teamsters577.app.
    Labor Is On The Offensive
    09/29/22 - Teamsters Local 570
    Sept. 29, 2022 | COMMENTARY | The American labor movement is not only alive and well. It’s kicking and fighting, too. Since the onset of Covid, American workers have experienced a resurgence of union activity and interest in unions.
    October General Membership Meeting Notice
    09/29/22 - IATSE Local 33
    Sisters, Brothers, Kin, The October General Membership Meeting notice is attached. As per Article 4 section 2 of the Local 33 Constitution and Bylaws there will be nominations at this onths meeting for 4 positions on the Board of Directors, 2 positions on the 401k trust and the Financial Secretary Treasurer for one year and Vice-President for one year.
    How Long Will Union Resurgence Last? What History Has to Say
    09/29/22 - Teamsters Local 355
    Sept. 29, 2022 | COMMENTARY | There have been almost two open jobs for every unemployed job seeker for over a year. Those looking for work and current employees are in a historically advantaged position. Employers simply can’t afford to lose their on-the-line talent. This in turn has created a resurgence of labor union activity, interest, and strength. But how long will it last.
    ATTENTION MEMBERS
    09/28/22 - Teamsters Local 179
    Member App
    09/28/22 - IBEW 396
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    Member Appreciation
    09/28/22 - IBEW 396
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    Member Appreciation
    09/28/22 - IBEW 396
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    Blood Drive at Police Headquarters
    09/28/22 - 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 Thursday, September 29, 2022, from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. The blood drive will take place in Vitalant's Blood Mobile. Donors will receive a free T-shirt and a coupon for a free Whataburger.
    Member Appreciation/Pin Night 10/12/22 @5:30 pm
    09/28/22 - IBEW 396
    Sisters and Brothers, Its that time of the Year again, please join us on Wednesday October 12, 2022 @ 5:30 pm for the Local’s Annual Member Appreciation/Pin Night. Help us celebrate our Members Service to the IBEW.
    Member Appreciation/In Night 10/12/22 @ 5:30 pm
    09/28/22 - IBEW 396
    Sisters and Brothers, Its that time of the Year again, please join us on Wednesday October 12, 2022 @ 5:30 pm for the Local’s Annual Member Appreciation/Pin Night. Help us celebrate our Members Service to the IBEW.
    Member Appreciation/Pin Night 10/12/22@ 5:30 pm
    09/28/22 - IBEW 396
    Sisters and Brothers,  Please join us on Wednesday October 12, 2022 @ 5:30 pm for the Local’s Annual Member Appreciation/Pin Night. Help us celebrate our Members Service to the IBEW.
    Starbucks Says It Wants Union Bargaining to Begin
    09/27/22 - Teamsters Local 355
    Sept. 27, 2022 | COLLECTIVE BARGAINING | Starbucks said Monday that it wants to start contract negotiations next month at hundreds of U.S. stores that have voted to unionize. The Seattle coffee giant said it sent letters to 238 stores offering a three-week window in October to start negotiations.
    AMFA-QX Uniform LOA Referendum Results
    09/27/22 - AMFA
    September 27, 2022 -- The votes for the AMFA – Horizon Air (QX) Uniform Letter of Agreement (LOA) Referendum were tallied on September 27, 2022. Votes for this referendum were counted and certified by ElectionBuddy, and the results are as follows:
    IBEW 21 Chicago Wolves 2022 Solidarity Event
    09/27/22 - International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local Union 21
    IBEW 21 - Chicago Wolves Solidarity Event Wolves vs Rockford Ice Hogs Saturday, November 19th – Puck Drop 7pm Special Pricing for IBEW 21 Members! Section 214-$12,Section 113*- $16.50,Section 103-$34 You can purchase your specially priced tickets by visiting https://fevo.me/ibewlocal21wolves. All IBEW 21 Members Get a Free Chicago Wolves Hat!
    Rail Bosses Said No to Paid Sick Leave – So We’re Still on Track for A Strike
    09/26/22 - Teamsters Local 570
    Sept. 26, 2022 | FREIGHT | Earlier this month, when railroad workers threatened to strike over “grueling” conditions—like formal discipline for taking any time off at all—the Biden administration brokered a tentative deal, avoiding a work stoppage that could have crippled supply chains and cost the US billions of dollars a day. Crisis averted. Or not.
    Rail Bosses Said No to Paid Sick Leave – So We’re Still on Track for A Strike
    09/26/22 - Teamsters Local 355
    Sept. 26, 2022 | FREIGHT | Earlier this month, when railroad workers threatened to strike over “grueling” conditions—like formal discipline for taking any time off at all—the Biden administration brokered a tentative deal, avoiding a work stoppage that could have crippled supply chains and cost the US billions of dollars a day. Crisis averted. Or not.
    Durham School Bus Workers in Baltimore Ratify ‘Rich’ First Contract
    09/26/22 - Teamsters Local 570
    Sept. 26, 2022 | Drivers and monitors at Durham School Services in Baltimore have voted overwhelmingly to ratify their first collective bargaining agreement with Teamsters Local 570. The workers who provide student transportation services for Baltimore public schools voted to organize with the union in March this year.
    Rail Bosses Said No to Paid Sick Leave – So We’re Still on Track for A Strike
    09/26/22 - Teamsters Local 992
    Sept. 26, 2022 | FREIGHT | Earlier this month, when railroad workers threatened to strike over “grueling” conditions—like formal discipline for taking any time off at all—the Biden administration brokered a tentative deal, avoiding a work stoppage that could have crippled supply chains and cost the US billions of dollars a day. Crisis averted. Or not.
    Canteen Compass Contract Unanimously Ratified
    09/26/22 - Teamsters Local 89
    On September 23rd Teamsters Local 89 members at Canteen Compass unanimously ratified a new three-year agreement. Economic highlights of the new agreement include improved commission rates, faster vacation accrual, two additional paid holidays, a higher shift premium, improved holiday pay, higher hourly rates and improved pay on Saturdays and Sundays.
    Monday Night Football
    09/26/22 - Carpenters Local 555
    Monday! Monday! Monday! Join us again tonight to phone bank our members in targeted districts to help put Labor friendly candidates in office. Come meet Attorney General Phil Weiser. ¡Lunes! ¡Lunes! ¡Lunes.
    Local 140 Fall Concert
    09/26/22 - IAFF local 140
    Don't forget that our fall concert featuring "Little Texas" is this Friday, September 30th at 7:00 pm at the Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway.
    2022 Breast Cancer Awareness T-Shirts
    09/25/22 - IAFF local 140
    - Starting tomorrow, 09/26, Local 140 will start selling the 2022 Breast Cancer Awareness t-shirts. Sales hours for the t-shirts will be from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm; Price is $25.; In addition, we have a clearance sale on our previous years t-shirts. They include "breast cancer," "Local 140", "100-year anniversary" and "skyline of downtown Nashville". All clearance shirts are $5.00 each.
    Week Ending 09/23/2022
    09/23/22 - Teamsters Local 355
      • The hidden costs of being an American worker   • NLRB revises $13M calculations in Warrior Met strike   • 1,200 at Teamsters Women’s Conference in Seattle   • Workers plan to renovate Home Depot with a union   • Yes, you can wear union gear to work.
    Week Ending 09/23/2022
    09/23/22 - Teamsters Local 570
      • The hidden costs of being an American worker   • NLRB revises $13M calculations in Warrior Met strike   • 1,200 at Teamsters Women’s Conference in Seattle   • Workers plan to renovate Home Depot with a union   • Yes, you can wear union gear to work.
    Teamsters March at Amazon Headquarters
    09/23/22 - Teamsters Local 162
    This week the IBT hosted the Women’s Conference in Seattle, Washington. With a new Amazon organizing division at the IBT, the Teamsters took the opportunity to march in solidarity at the Amazon headquarters in Seattle during the Women’s Conference.
    October 20, 2022, General Membership Meeting
    09/23/22 - Teamsters Local 542
    Next General Membership Meeting October 20, 2022, at 7:30 p.m. If you would like to attend the meeting via zoom, please click on the notice to register.
    Week Ending 09/23/2022
    09/23/22 - Teamsters Local 992
      • The hidden costs of being an American worker   • NLRB revises $13M calculations in Warrior Met strike   • 1,200 at Teamsters Women’s Conference in Seattle   • Workers plan to renovate Home Depot with a union   • Yes, you can wear union gear to work.
    JULIE Contract Changes - Meetings and In-Person Voting
    09/23/22 - International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local Union 21
    JULIE Contract Changes - Meetings and In-Person Voting September 23, 2022 - Earlier this week, IBEW Local Union 21 announced a new tentative agreement was reached with JULIE. This update contains information on contract presentation meetings, in-person voting, and changes made to the agreement.
    Labor Secretary: Labor Movement Isn’t Just About Wages Anymore
    09/22/22 - Teamsters Local 570
    Sept. 22, 2022 | GEN Z | When the White House met this May with union organizers at Starbucks, Amazon, and other companies, Labor Secretary Marty Walsh expected this group—most of them young and barely earning $15 an hour—to be primarily upset about their pay.
    Labor Secretary: Labor Movement Isn’t Just About Wages Anymore
    09/22/22 - Teamsters Local 355
    Sept. 22, 2022 | GEN Z | When the White House met this May with union organizers at Starbucks, Amazon, and other companies, Labor Secretary Marty Walsh expected this group—most of them young and barely earning $15 an hour—to be primarily upset about their pay.
    Labor Secretary: Labor Movement Isn’t Just About Wages Anymore
    09/22/22 - Teamsters Local 992
    Sept. 22, 2022 | GEN Z | When the White House met this May with union organizers at Starbucks, Amazon, and other companies, Labor Secretary Marty Walsh expected this group—most of them young and barely earning $15 an hour—to be primarily upset about their pay.
    Important Dates for UAW IEB Election
    09/22/22 - Lansing Labor News
    It is VERY important that your local union hall has your current address on file. This will ensure you receive your ballot in the upcoming International Executive Board (IEB) election. Below is important information, as well as dates, regarding the IEB election.
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