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June 25, 2016

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June 6, 2016 MPFFU Executive Board Meeting Minutes
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Seniority Integration Communication
06/24/16 - TWU Local 568
In other news this week, the TWU-IAM Association met this week in Washington D.C. to continue the seniority integration process. This follows efforts that began with our joint TWU-IAM seniority committee who met last November.
Joint Association Update 6-24-16
06/24/16 - TWU Local 513
Results of Local 602's election
06/24/16 - Lansing Labor News
There will be an election results for District Shop, Education Committee Chairperson, Veteran's Committee Chairperson, and Skilled Trades Delegate are in.
In Case You Missed It
06/24/16 - Teamsters Local 355
  • US Foods' attack on workers is an attack on veterans.   • FedEx to settle driver lawsuits in 20 states for $240m.   • Hoffa is a designated delegate for Sanders in Michigan.   • Maryland’s minimum wage to rise again July 1.   • New analysis has better news for state, local public pensions.
Unions unite to fight for Pension security
06/24/16 - Local 755 UNITED SERVICE WORKERS UNION
CWA represents a majority of NJ State employees.  The Legislature is voting to put a referendum on the ballot that would require the Governor to make quarterly pension payments.  This will save tax payer money and bolster the pension system that is in need of the funding that Governors have failed to put in.
Association Seniority Integration update 6-24-16
06/24/16 - TWU Local 513
JCBA Update 06.24.16
06/24/16 - TWU Local 568
The Fleet Service Association Negotiating Committee met with American Airlines during the week of June 20th in Washington, D.C. The week began with a seniority integration meeting at the TWU International office, which included the Seniority Integration Committee, the Negotiating Committee and other representatives of the Association.
Summer Code of Excellence Class July 26,2016
06/24/16 - INTERNATIONAL BROTHERHOOD OF ELECTRICAL WORKERS LOCAL UNION 494
In Case You Missed It
06/24/16 - Teamsters Local 992
  • US Foods' attack on workers is an attack on veterans.   • FedEx to settle driver lawsuits in 20 states for $240m.   • Hoffa is a designated delegate for Sanders in Michigan.   • Maryland’s minimum wage to rise again July 1.   • New analysis has better news for state, local public pensions.
Corporate Greed, American Unions, and Moving the Oreo to Mexico
06/24/16 - Teamsters Local 355
June 24, 2016  | JOBS |  … In a crude ploy to shift blame for the loss of jobs to the union, the plutocratic powerhouse [Mondelez International] claimed it had made an offer to Local 300 [bakery workers] to keep producing Oreos in Chicago, but that recalcitrant union officials refused.
2016 KC Labor to Labor Walk Schedule
06/24/16 - Greater Kansas City AFL-CIO
Here is a list of the Labor to Labor Walks Schedule for the Greater Kansas City, MO Metropolitan area.  If you are interested in participating please contact Merri Berry, Political Director of the Missouri AFL-CIO at 314.420.8095 or via E-mail at politicaldirector@moaflcio.org.
Corporate Greed, American Unions, and Moving the Oreo to Mexico
06/24/16 - Teamsters Local 992
June 24, 2016  | JOBS |  … In a crude ploy to shift blame for the loss of jobs to the union, the plutocratic powerhouse [Mondelez International] claimed it had made an offer to Local 300 [bakery workers] to keep producing Oreos in Chicago, but that recalcitrant union officials refused.
Safeway Distribution Center Hiring Warehouse Positions
06/24/16 - Teamsters Local 455
Apply at:  http://www.careersatsafeway.
Letter to Postmaster Seifer (RFI - LC Reversion) 6-24-2016
06/24/16 - Central Florida Area Local
Finally, APWU Gets Official Copy of MS-1 Handbook
06/24/16 - Central Florida Area Local
Web News Article #: 129-2016 06/22/2016 - The Postal Service finally provided the APWU with an official version of the new MS-1 Handbook on June 21, Maintenance Craft Director Steve Raymer has announced. It is now effective. The handbook has important implications for BEM staffing.
Deadline Nears for PSEs to Sign Up for Health Benefits
06/24/16 - Central Florida Area Local
Web News Article #: 126-2016 06/20/2016 - Postal Support Employees (PSEs) represented by the APWU have until June 30, 2016, to enroll in health insurance through the USPS Health Benefits (USPSHB) Plan. Coverage will be effective on July 9, 2016.
Letter to PM's - Tragedy Orlando 6-13-2016
06/24/16 - Central Florida Area Local
President's Report 6-9-2016
06/24/16 - Central Florida Area Local
In Case You Missed It
06/24/16 - Teamsters Local 888
  • US Foods' attack on workers is an attack on veterans.   • FedEx to settle driver lawsuits in 20 states for $240m.   • Hoffa is a designated delegate for Sanders in Michigan.   • Maryland’s minimum wage to rise again July 1.   • New analysis has better news for state, local public pensions.
In Case You Missed It
06/24/16 - Teamsters local 570
  • US Foods' attack on workers is an attack on veterans.   • FedEx to settle driver lawsuits in 20 states for $240m.   • Hoffa is a designated delegate for Sanders in Michigan.   • Maryland’s minimum wage to rise again July 1.   • New analysis has somewhat better news for state, local public pensions.
Corporate Greed, American Unions, and Moving the Oreo to Mexico
06/24/16 - Teamsters Local 888
June 24, 2016  | JOBS |  … In a crude ploy to shift blame for the loss of jobs to the union, the plutocratic powerhouse [Mondelez International] claimed it had made an offer to Local 300 [bakery workers] to keep producing Oreos in Chicago, but that recalcitrant union officials refused.
Memorial Services for Brother David Small
06/23/16 - IATSE Local 33
Dear Members: it is with extreme regret that we inform you of the recent death of our Union Brother David Small who passed away on June 15, 2016. Memorial services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, June 26, 2016, at the Mount Sinai Memorial Park Cemetery, TaNaCH Chapel.
BRS Family Member Awarded2016 Union Plus Scholarship
06/23/16 - Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen
BRS Family Member Awarded 2016 Union Plus Scholarship Winner Honored for Achievement and Union Values Washington, D.C. — Union Plus recently awarded $150,000 in scholarships to 104 students representing 32 unions, including one winner representing the Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen (BRS).
Equity Reserve Update
06/23/16 - TWU Local 513
Brothers & Sisters, Attached is the latest information regarding the value of equity held in reserve due to a lawsuit and court order. This case is waiting to be heard in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.
LTSD Declared For 170 Center
06/23/16 - CWA Local 2222
As suspected, Verizon has announced that a LTSD will be implemented beginning Sunday, June 26th.  Just in time to mess with our negotiated holiday on July 4th.   In a statement from VZ Labor Relations, Tom Stribling wrote: We’re adding NORVA/DC to the LTSD declaration.  We will begin lifting the overtime caps on Sunday June 26.
Summer Meetings - WA
06/23/16 - IUOE 302
Just a reminder - District 1 - Bothell - July, August and September have been cancelled. District 2 - Bellingham - July and August have been cancelled. District 3 - Aberdeen - July, August and September have been cancelled. District 3 - Silverdale - July, August and September have been cancelled. District 3 - Port Angeles - July, August and September have been cancelled. District 4 - Wenatchee - July, August and September have been cancelled. District 5 - Ellensburg - July, August and September have been cancelled.
8828 Reasons to Say Thanks & Work Safe
06/23/16 - International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local Union 21
We would like to thank all IBEW Local 21 members who donated to our food drive.  You helped collect over 750 pounds of food and $1,367.  When combined that equals 8828 meals for those in need.  You once again proved IBEW 21 members are making a difference in the communities where we live and work. Work Safe- If you are working to restore service after yesterday’s storms remember to use all of your safety equipment and to test for electrical hazards. The hazards you don’t see can be the most dangerous. No job is so important and no service is so urgent that we cannot take the time to perform our jobs safely.
JOHN ANDERSON MEMORIAL GOLF TOURNAMENT
06/23/16 - Communications Workers of America Local 1107
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Lynda.com Renewals
06/23/16 - IATSE Local 33
For Members in good standing. It's time to renew your subscription to Lynda.com or if you haven't already subscribed, then here's the downloadable directions to do so. If you don't know about Lynda.com, Lynda.com is an online site with thousands of online courses that pertain to our line of work.
Off-duty EPPD officer charged with DWI allegedly speeding more than 100 mph before deadly crash
06/23/16 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
EL PASO, Texas - A court document obtained by ABC-7 states the off-duty El Paso Police officer charged with Driving While Intoxicated after a deadly crash in Central Texas was allegedly speeding at 100 miles per hour and weaving in and out of traffic.
National Officer Election Notice and Candidate Profiles
06/23/16 - AMFA
June 23, 2016 -- AMFA National is conducting an election in accordance with Article VII of the AMFA Constitution to fill the following positions: National Director, Assistant National Director, National Secretary/ Treasurer, National Safety and Standards Director, Region I Director, and Region II Director. The term of office for these positions will commence on October 3, 2016, and the duties for these positions may be found in Article VI of the AMFA Constitution.
Costco - New Business Agent Assigment
06/22/16 - Teamsters Local 542
 TEAMSTERS LOCAL 542 COSTCO NEWS Teamsters Local 542 has reassigned Business Reprsentatives to Costco Warehouses under its jurisdiction. The assignments was strictly geographical and will help our Business Representatives be more available for unexpected meetings and emergency in your warehouses, when and if the need arises.
Jamie Scardino Benefit
06/22/16 - IBEW Local 6
Billionaire Trump Fleeces Workers, Small Businesses
06/22/16 - Teamsters local 570
June 22, 2016 | LABOR | Using rape-and-pillage corporate practices favored by Wall Street, Donald Trump made himself billions while swindling and bankrupting untold numbers of hourly workers and small businesses. In recounting his "deal-making" experience, Trump says the important thing is that he made a buck, that he came out rich.
Read On | June 2016
06/22/16 - Los Angeles College Faculty Guild - Local 1521
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PAY CHECK DEDUCTIONS
06/22/16 - CWA Local 2222
We received this information from the company in regards to the healthcare contributions: Now that the contracts are ratified, we are prepared to implement the changes to active contributions “as soon as administratively feasible”.
ANNUAL 4TH OF JULY PARADE
06/22/16 - CWA Local 2222
ANNUAL 4TH OF JULY PARADE Be part of NoVA  LABORS PROUD TRADITION.
Billionaire Trump Fleeces Workers, Small Businesses
06/22/16 - Teamsters Local 355
June 22, 2016 | LABOR | Using rape-and-pillage corporate practices favored by Wall Street, Donald Trump made himself billions while swindling and bankrupting untold numbers of hourly workers and small businesses. In recounting his "deal-making" experience, Trump says the important thing is that he made a buck, that he came out rich.
Billionaire Trump Fleeces Workers, Small Businesses
06/22/16 - Teamsters Local 992
June 22, 2016 | LABOR | Using rape-and-pillage corporate practices favored by Wall Street, Donald Trump made himself billions while swindling and bankrupting untold numbers of hourly workers and small businesses. In recounting his "deal-making" experience, Trump says the important thing is that he made a buck, that he came out rich.
Opera House Locker Rooms
06/22/16 - IATSE Local B4
Good morning Brothers and Sisters, At a recent meeting before Metilda at the Opera House, Ellen informed us that at the end of this show run and before If / Then the staff locker rooms will be cleaned and locks currently on them removed.  In an effort to avoid lock sawing, please remove any locks and personal belongings you migh have stored in them.
What a day.....
06/22/16 - IUEC Local 10
Local #10 could not have ordered better weather than we had for our Annual Picnic on Saturday June 18th.  The sun was bright, the ground was dry, the food was amazing and the fellowship was great.  I have put a number of pictures in the photo gallery for all to see.  Everyone I have talked to was very pleased with the adventure.
Thank You
06/22/16 - Communications Workers of America Local 1107
Communications Workers of America CWA Local 1107 3 East Evergreen Road New City, N.Y. 10956 The executive board and the membership of CWA Local 1107 would like to thank the following people, companies, and, union organizations for their support during the 2016 strike. Your constant support galvanized the striking members of 1107.
Labor Day at the Zoo
06/22/16 - Jefferson County Association of Educational Support Personnel
   Greater Louisville United Labor Picnic Monday, September 5, 2016 Fun, Food, Labor Booths, Car Show at the Zoo Information: Bob Bracy 502-593-0324  Steve Fein 502-432-3285 UA 502 Charles Clepas (President) UAW 862 Todd Dunn (Vice President) more information available from Bo Johnson JCAESP 4011 Staff Rep bjohnson@afscme962.org.
Billionaire Trump Fleeces Workers, Small Businesses
06/22/16 - Teamsters Local 888
June 22, 2016 | LABOR | Using rape-and-pillage corporate practices favored by Wall Street, Donald Trump made himself billions while swindling and bankrupting untold numbers of hourly workers and small businesses. In recounting his "deal-making" experience, Trump says the important thing is that he made a buck, that he came out rich.
CLEAT Retiree Association (CRA)
06/21/16 - Montgomery County Law Enforcement Assn.
I received the following from Retired Austin PD Officer Randy Malone. Please pass it on to our retired Brothers and Sisters.  __________________________________________________________ Dear Association, You may already be aware that CLEAT has started a Retiree Association for retired officers and other classes of retired law enforcement employees.
Opera House Contract Ratified June 20, 2016
06/21/16 - IATSE Local B4
Good morning members… Last night to The Opera House contract for 2015 through 2018 was unanimously ratified. Approximately 52 people were in attendance and no one objected to the contract proposal. My sincere thanks to Business Agent, sister Ellie Hanlon, Treasurer brother Jim Fowkes, and Opera House Staffer sister Linda Zablocki who comprised the Negotiaions Committee.
President Lombardo Meets with AA Negotiating Team
06/21/16 - TWU Local 513
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