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Membership Meeting Zoom Link
05/18/22 - Communications Workers of America Local 1120
CWA 1120 Membership Meeting May 24, 2022 06:00 PM  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84842241083.
Candidate Questionairre
05/18/22 - Greater Kansas City AFL-CIO
3rd Round of Free At-Home COVID-19 Tests Available
05/18/22 - UPSEU
Every home in the U.S. is eligible to order a 3rd round of free at-home COVID-19 tests. Order yours today: https://special.usps.
%th Annual Sporting Clay Shoot
05/18/22 - International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 194
IBEW 194 is sponsoring the 5th Annual Sporting Clay Shoot for the Members and Invited Guest.  The Shoot will begin in the morning at Los Paloma in Benton, with lunch to follow.  Bring the family and enjoy the fellowship.
Radiation info Session
05/17/22 - Fairfield County Hazardous Incident Response Team
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Get Out and VOTE!!!
05/17/22 - IUEC Local 10
With the elections coming up, please check your mail as the candidates will be sending out letters to the membership. Make sure you come out to vote on Thursday, June 9, 2022 from 5 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thank you and look forward to seeing you there.
Memorial Service For Gay Lincoln
05/17/22 - Southwest Washington Central Labor Council
As you may have heard, we have lost a member of our Labor family here in Southwest Washington.  Machinists Local 885 member, SWWACLC Delegate and committed defender of working people's rights Gay Lincoln passed away on April 30. 
UPS Agents on the Move
05/17/22 - Teamsters Local 162
Local 162 President Mark Davison and Local 162 UPS Business Agents, along with Union activists, hit the gates at UPS this week to connect with members. Agents discussed contract violations occurring at UPS, listened to members' concerns, and passed out grievance forms and UPS contracts.  Local 162 officers also helped members signup on the 9.
First Responders Discount Offer
05/17/22 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
Academy Sports + Outdoors is offering First Responders and miliary personnel a discount of 10% off purchases both in-store and online, now through July 4, 2022. To redeem the discount in-store, simply present your first responder ID at checkout. To redeem online, click here for details.
Election of UAW Executive Board
05/17/22 - UAW Local 602
Bulk Mail Clerks/Mailing Requirement Clerks
05/17/22 - Iowa Postal Workers Union
To: Bulk Mail Clerks/Mailing Requirement Clerks In an effort to save and protect duty assignments the national APWU has created some forms and guidance to the employees to assist in protecting their own jobs. Everyone has a personal responsibility to save their work for not only themselve but for the next generation of postal employees, which might even be their family and friends.
The Year Workers Said ‘No’
05/16/22 - Teamsters Local 355
May 17, 2022 | ECONOMY | […] One thing is clear: The culture of work in America changed drastically in the past year. Demand for higher wages, a rise in so-called anti-work attitudes, "slowing up," and a thirst for organizing are just some of the tools workers wielded with mighty force.
Median CEO Pay Leaps to Record Levels as Workers Strike for Better Wages
05/16/22 - Teamsters Local 570
May 16, 2022 | ECONOMY | As workers across the U.S. attempt to unionize and walk off the job over brutal conditions and starvation wages, an analysis released Sunday found that the median pay package of top U.S. CEOs jumped to $14.7 million in 2021 — the sixth consecutive record-breaking year for executive compensation.
Did You Know? Helpful Tips for Members & Stewards posted every Monday
05/16/22 - Teamsters Local 570
May 16, 2022 | UNION RESOURCES | Do you know what a contract campaign is? Do you know why it's important to file a grievance in a timely manner? Are you aware that besides what is in your contract, your workplace may have its own unwritten rules? Every Monday we provide answers to those questions and quick tips to help you learn more about the Local Union and your role in it.
Membership Meeting
05/16/22 - CWA Local 2222
The Membership Meeting for tomorrow May 17, 2022 has been canceled. We are sorry for any inconvenience. If you have any questions or concerns, please call the hall @ 703-256-2200.
CFT voter guide before filling out your June primary election ballot
05/16/22 - Los Angeles College Faculty Guild - Local 1521
Dear Tina, Ballots are arriving this week across California for the June 7, 2022 primary election, and once again we have the opportunity to support candidates and measures that support our schools and California’s working families. Before you vote, please take a moment to review CFT’s Educators Choice Voter Guide.
Railroad Retirement BoardResumes In-Person Service
05/16/22 - Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen
Effective April 25, 2022, the U.S. Railroad Retirement Board (RRB) is offering in-person appointments at its nationwide network of 53 field offices. Individuals can schedule appointments by calling the agency’s toll-free telephone number, 1-877-772-5772, and speaking to a representative.
Valley Union Meeting - May 19th
05/16/22 - IBEW 280
 The meeting starts at 5:30 pm at the IBEW 280's Training Center, 33309 Hwy 99E, Tangent.
2022 El Paso Police Memorial Ceremony
05/15/22 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
The El Paso Police Department and the El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association invite everyone to the 2022 Fallen Officers Memorial Ceremony to be held at 10:00 AM on Friday, May 20, 2022. The event will take place at Charles "Chuck" Heinrich Park, 11055 Ofc. Andrew Barcena Dr. in northeast El Paso.
Week Ending 05/13/2022
05/13/22 - Teamsters Local 570
  • Teamsters restructure Freight Division   • Target workers are joining the union wave   • What’s your rate of inflation.
May General Membership Meeting **Update**
05/13/22 - IATSE Local 33
International President Matt Loeb has notified us, Local 33, that the waivers granting Locals the ability to have virtual meetings has ended as of March 31st, 2022. In person meetings were to have restarted on April 1st, 2022. If you have signed up to be a part of the vitrtual GMM we will not be broadcasting. Please come to the meeting at the Local office. We will begin at 9am.
Week Ending 05/13/2022
05/13/22 - Teamsters Local 992
  • Teamsters restructure Freight Division   • Target workers are joining the union wave   • What’s your rate of inflation.
Why Costco Employee Unions Are Furious, According to Reddit
05/13/22 - Teamsters Local 570
May 13, 2022 | WAREHOUSE | Costco has a history of maintaining a strong union culture. According to Bob Cut Magazine, the big box chain currently claims 17,000 employees as part of the teamsters' union.
2022 Election Candidates
05/13/22 - I.B.E.W. Local Union 266
2022 Election of Officers  If you would like to reach out to any of the candidates, please log in and click on Member Home. You will find a list of the candidates who opted to share their contact information.
In Our Prayers
05/13/22 - IAFF local 140
Assistant Chief Bobby Edwards’ family are requesting the Nashville Fire Department Family keep him in our prayers.  He has been moved to Jubilee Hills Senior Living, 322 Northcreek Blvd, Goodlettsville, TN 37072, Room 2215, and is not doing well.  He’s under hospice care, but visitors are still welcome.
WWII veteran and civil rights lawyer Johnnie Jones dies
05/13/22 - UFCW Minority Coalition
BATON ROUGE, La. — Johnnie A. Jones Sr., a Louisiana civil rights attorney and World War II veteran who was wounded during the D-Day invasion of Normandy, has died. Jones was 102 years old. Jones’ goddaughter, Mada McDonald, told WAFB-TV that Jones died Saturday at the Louisiana War Veterans’ Home in Jackson, Louisiana. Jones was born Nov.
2022 Seaside Heights St. Patrick's Day Parade
05/12/22 - Teamsters Local 177
2022 Seaside Heights St. Patrick's Day Parade Thank you to all those who participated in the Seaside Heights St.Patrick's Day Parade on April 2nd, 2022
Results of Officer & Retiree Nominations
05/12/22 - UAW Local 4911
Remember, our election takes place Thursday, May 19, 2022, at UAW Local 724, 450 Clare St, Lansing MI 48917, 7:00am - 8:00pm.  All UAW members in good standing are eligible to vote.
Employees Everywhere Are Organizing. Here’s Why It’s Happening Now.
05/12/22 - Teamsters Local 570
May 12, 2022 | WORKERS’ RIGHTS | […] Between October 2021 and March of this year, union representation petitions filed at the NLRB increased 57% from the same period a year ago, according to recent data from the U.S. National Labor Relations Board. Unfair labor practice charges increased 14% during the same period. These efforts are resonating with the broader public.
Essential Support Personnel Public Action
05/12/22 - CWA Local 7777
As cost of living soars, thousands of educational support workers in Denver Public Schools still make poverty wages! Paraprofessionals, Food Service Workers, Bus Drivers, Facility Managers, Custodial Staff, Office Staff, Food and Nutrition, and other support workers in DPS deserve a living wage and our students deserve consistent staff in their schools.
No More Union-Busting. It’s Time for Companies to Give Their Workers What They Deserve
05/12/22 - Teamsters Local 992
May 12, 2022 | OPINION | This year, workers at Amazon, Starbucks, and other major corporations are winning a wave of union elections, often in the face of long odds and employer resistance.
No More Union-Busting. It’s Time for Companies to Give Their Workers What They Deserve
05/12/22 - Teamsters Local 355
May 12, 2022 | OPINION | This year, workers at Amazon, Starbucks, and other major corporations are winning a wave of union elections, often in the face of long odds and employer resistance.
Food Bank Resources for Califorians
05/12/22 - IATSE Local 33
A new statewide map of free food resources has been made available to all Californians, please follow the provided link. With the rise of costs throughout the country the LA County Controllers office has put this map together. If you are in need of help or know of any families that need this help please forward this information to them. The page is easy to navigate and a lifeline to many workers in California. In Solidarity, Darrell F. Aranda Recording Secretary.
Tell The AFL-CIO What's Important To Union Members In 2022
05/12/22 - Southwest Washington Central Labor Council
Union members have accomplished a lot for their fellow working people in the past couple of years, but there's still a lot of work to do. Let the AFL-CIO know the issues you and your fellow union members are concerned about
West Side Golf Tournament
05/12/22 - IBEW Local 191
2022 West Side Golf Tournament
Remembering Our Brother Tim Strutz
05/11/22 - International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local Union 21
We are deeply saddened and mourn the loss of our Friend and Brother Tim Strutz, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local Union 21 Executive Board Member. Tim was a very caring person and friend to many.  Brother Strutz was a great unionist who served as a Steward since 2004 and as our Unit 6 Executive Board Member since 2012. He was a strong yet calm and instrumental voice who played a pivotal role in the discussions regarding the purchase of our Union Hall in 2021. A purchase which will benefit future generations of IBEW 21 members. Tim’s dedication, dry sense of humor and good spirit and personality will be truly missed. Memorial Gathering Saturday, May 14, 2022, 4:00PM - 6:00PM, Butler Funeral Home, 900 S. 6th St. Springfield, IL 62703.
05/11/22 - Jenny Jones
The Teamsters Local 179 General Membership meeting will be held on Sunday, May 15 at 10:00 a.m. at the Local 179 membership hall located at 990 NE Frontage Road in Joliet. Hope to see you there.
Saturday Production Update 5-11-22
05/11/22 - UAW Local 602
5-11 1:45pm Based on Workplace of Choice survey results and feedback from diagonal slices, we know it is helpful to have an idea about our upcoming production schedule. At LDT, we don’t anticipate any Saturday overtime through the week of June 6 due to temporary part constraints. The previously announced Saturday schedule will be updated and republished.
Basic & Advanced Estimating Education Courses
05/11/22 - IBEW 280
Click on the title above to get to the registration and information page.
ATTENTION RETIRIES !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
OPM is adding additional security to your Services Online account with login.gov Beginning on and after May 26th, 2022, you will notice a new process for signing into Services Online to better protect your personal information. To log in, you will be prompted to create a new username and password with login.gov.
New UnionActive Template - Design #8
05/10/22 - support.unionactive.com
We are pleased to announce the release of our next UnionActive template design. Responsive design #8 features a modern layout with several header options including full width hover menus, header background images for each main menu or member resource page, additional layouts for what's new and headline article modules, and much more.
New UnionActive Template - Design #8
05/10/22 - support.unionactive.com
We are pleased to announce the release of our next UnionActive template design. Responsive design #8.
Press Release: AMFA-Horizon Air Members Vote to Ratify Contract
05/10/22 - AMFA
May 10, 2022 -- AMFA-Horizon members made it crystal clear with a 93% majority vote to ratify the tentative agreement at Horizon Air, they believe that this industry-leading agreement is what they deserve for themselves and their families,” said AMFA National President Bret Oestreich.
Affordable Connectivity Program (Infrastructure bill)
05/10/22 - CWA Local 3176
Brothers and Sisters, Here is a video that explains a program that will benefit our members from the infrastructure bill. Also, it explains how the internet is no longer a luxury but a necessity and that development can no longer provide sweetheart contracts.
Local 162 Mourns the Loss of Gary Miller
05/10/22 - Teamsters Local 162
Teamsters Local 162 mourns the loss of Local 162 Benefits Coordinator and Union Representative Gary Miller. Gary Miller was a 34-year Teamster who’s first Teamster job was driving a truck for 7-UP bottling out of Spokane, WA. After relocating to Portland, Gary worked full-time for Schuss Company Wholesale Grocers.
IBEW Golf Tournament
05/10/22 - IBEW Local 483
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AMFA-QX 2nd Tentative Agreement Ratification Referendum Results
05/10/22 - AMFA
May 10, 2022-- The votes for the AMFA – Horizon Air (QX) 2nd Tentative Agreement (TA) Ratification Referendum were tallied on May 10, 2022. Votes for this referendum were counted and certified by ElectionBuddy, and the results are as follows...
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