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Local 458M Membership Meeting - CANCELLED
Aug 12, 2020
DC 4 OFFICE LOCATED AT 455 KEHOE BLVD. STE. 110 CAROL STREAM IL 60188
LOCAL 568M MEMBERSHIP MEETING
Sep 06, 2020
400 NE JEFFERSON PEORIA IL 61601
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Sep 12, 2020
AMERICAN LEGION POST 76 LOCATED AT 570 S GARY AVE CAROL STREAM IL 60188
Local 458M Membership Meeting
Oct 14, 2020
DC 4 OFFICE 455 KEHOE BLVD. STE. 110 CAROL STREAM IL 60188
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Nov 01, 2020
400 NE JEFFERSON PEORIA IL 61601
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Kroger Negotiations Update 11
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USPS Workers Say New Policies Threaten Core Mission
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USPS Workers Say New Policies Threaten Core Mission
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Kroger Negotiations Update 11
08/04/20 - UFCW Local 455
UFCW Local 455 and the Kroger Company met two days last week on July 28th and July 29th to resume bargaining on your new contract. Both bargaining committees made some movement during these sessions and we will continue to inform and educate you throughout the process.
USPS Workers Say New Policies Threaten Core Mission
08/04/20 - Teamsters Local 355
Aug. 4, 2020 | PRIVATIZATION | July has a flurry of confusion and stress for postal workers, as a barrage of new measures are threatening to fundamentally overhaul and undermine the culture and operations of the U.S. Postal Service.
USPS Workers Say New Policies Threaten Core Mission
08/04/20 - Teamsters Local 992
Aug. 4, 2020 | PRIVATIZATION | July has a flurry of confusion and stress for postal workers, as a barrage of new measures are threatening to fundamentally overhaul and undermine the culture and operations of the U.S. Postal Service.
August 13th Union Meeting
08/04/20 - IUEC Local 10
The E-Board has voted to have the August Union Meeting.  Masks are REQUIRED.  6 foot mandatory distancing.  No congregating in parking lot.  Meeting will be limited to approximately 100 members.  Members will enter through door in rear of building and have their temperature checked.  Members will be allowed to enter at 5:30 pm.  There will be NO food served.
Teamsters Local 89 Begins Strike at DSI Tunneling
08/04/20 - Teamsters Local 89
August 4, 2020 TEAMSTERS LOCAL 89 BEGINS STRIKE AT DSI TUNNELING Louisville, KY - Teamsters Local 89 members employed at DSI Tunneling went on strike at 3:30 AM this morning, following a unanimous strike vote conducted Monday evening.  DSI Tunneling voted to join Teamsters Local 89 in November of 2019 by an overwhelming majority.
Can Labor Fix Our Broken Economy?
08/03/20 - Teamsters local 570
Aug. 3, 2020 | ECONOMY | Decades of soaring income inequality rendered tens of millions of Americans just one or two missed paychecks away from financial calamity. While CEO and shareholder income skyrocketed over the past four decades, ordinary Americans’ wages stagnated.
Can Labor Fix Our Broken Economy?
08/03/20 - Teamsters Local 355
Aug. 3, 2020 | ECONOMY | Decades of soaring income inequality rendered tens of millions of Americans just one or two missed paychecks away from financial calamity. While CEO and shareholder income skyrocketed over the past four decades, ordinary Americans’ wages stagnated.
Can Labor Fix Our Broken Economy?
08/03/20 - Teamsters Local 992
Aug. 3, 2020 | ECONOMY | Decades of soaring income inequality rendered tens of millions of Americans just one or two missed paychecks away from financial calamity. While CEO and shareholder income skyrocketed over the past four decades, ordinary Americans’ wages stagnated.
Mail delays fuel concern Trump is undercutting postal system ahead of voting
08/03/20 - Queens Area Local AMERICAN POSTAL WORKERS UNION AFL-CIO
President Donald Trump’s yearslong assault on the Postal Service and his increasingly dire warnings about the dangers of voting by mail are colliding as the presidential campaign enters its final months.
El Paso police lieutenant was on duty for both El Paso's Aug. 3rd and New York's 9/11
08/03/20 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
Everyone who lived through the darkest day in El Paso's history will for ever have a story to tell about August 3rd. It's likely everyone who witnessed it whether at the scene or at home watching the news will remember where they were when they heard about the tragedy. One man has a story to tell about Aug.
From the Election Committee
08/03/20 - CWA 2201
Nominations have been mailed out per the By-Laws of CWA, Local 2201. Elections will be held for the office of executive officer (3) and group vice president (12) in September and October.  Please call the Local at 804-266-2201 or 757-456-2202 to update your address.
CWA Election Committee Message
08/03/20 - CWA/NCPSO Local 2201
Nominations have been mailed out per the By-Laws of CWA, Local 2201. Elections will be held for the office of executive officer (3) and group vice president (12) in September and October.  Please call the Local at 804-266-2201 or 757-456-2202 to update your address.
Message to Members from APWU National Executive Board In Response to Postmaster General Louis DeJoy’s Destructive Policy Changes
08/02/20 - Queens Area Local AMERICAN POSTAL WORKERS UNION AFL-CIO
The Postal Reorganization Act of 1970 is clear: “The United States Postal Service shall be operated as a basic fundamental service provided to the people by the Government of the United States, authorized by the Constitution, created by Act of Congress and supported by the people.
Chapter Election
08/01/20 - NTEU Chapter 143
Congratulations to the following newly elected Chapter 143 officers: President - Gustavo (Gus) Sanchez 1st Vice President - Samuel Scott 2nd Vice President - James Estrada Jr.
Workers Helping Workers: Volunteers needed
07/31/20 - IATSE Local 488
Unions are coming together to distribute food boxes to members! Come out for the Workers Helping Workers food distribution events. Volunteers needed Thursday and Friday, August 13th and 14th – Box assembly at Operating Engineers 701 Reserve a box or volunteer, here: https://www.workershelpingworkers.com/.
In Case You Missed It
07/31/20 - Teamsters Local 355
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Your Local Paper Wants To Hear Who You Support In The Upcoming Election!
07/31/20 - Southwest Washington Central Labor Council
Did you see this Letter to the Editor supporting Labor-endorsed candidate Daniel Smith in today's Columbian?
Public Sector Update July 31, 2020
07/31/20 - IBEW Local 6
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In Case You Missed It
07/31/20 - Teamsters Local 992
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John Lewis
07/31/20 - ATU Local 1056
I want you to know that in the last days and hours of my life you inspired me. By Congressman John Lewis
NOMINATIONS FOR BOTH LOCAL 458M & 568M
07/31/20 - GCC/IBT District Council 4
Local 458M will be conducting nominations on Saturday, September 12, 2020 at 9:30 am. at the American Legion Post 570 S. Gary in Carol Stream, Illinois.
COORDINATED BARGAINING COALITION
07/31/20 - Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen
July 31, 2020 — Bargaining teams from 10 unions that make up the Coordinated Bargaining Coalition (CBC) for this round of national freight rail negotiations participated in a Zoom conference with National Railway Labor Conference (NRLC) Chairman Brendan Branon and participating Carrier representatives on July 28.
Annual Picnic - Cancelled
07/31/20 - Teamsters Local 249
Due to ongoing concerns with the Covid-19 pandemic and occupancy restrictions for events, Teamsters Local 249 has cancelled the Annual Picnic. Stay safe.
Coronavirus Proves Just How Badly Union Elections Need to Move Online
07/30/20 - Teamsters local 570
July 30, 2020 | ORGANIZING | With less than 100 days before election day amidst the deadliest disease outbreak of our lifetime, many election officials across the country are scrambling to expand voting by mail, early voting and other alternatives to showing up on election day so Americans can exercise their right to vote without risking their lives in the process.
Coronavirus Proves Just How Badly Union Elections Need to Move Online
07/30/20 - Teamsters Local 355
July 30, 2020 | ORGANIZING | With less than 100 days before election day amidst the deadliest disease outbreak of our lifetime, many election officials across the country are scrambling to expand voting by mail, early voting and other alternatives to showing up on election day so Americans can exercise their right to vote without risking their lives in the process.
Supplemental Sickness Benefit (SSB) Plans Covering Shop Craft, Signal, and Maintenance of Way Employees
07/30/20 - Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen
Transition to The Hartford, August 1, 2020

Currently Administered by Aetna

Effective August 1, 2020, the SSB Plans transition from Aetna to The Hartford for administration of current claims and new claim applications.
7/30 Adjunct Benefits Workshop - Powerpoint
07/30/20 - Los Angeles College Faculty Guild - Local 1521
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Rest in Peace Brother Ollie Cameron
07/30/20 - International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local Union 21
We are saddened and mourn the passing of our Brother Ollie Cameron who worked for AT&T at 10 S. Canal.  We extend our heartfelt sympathy to his family, friends and coworkers. A memorial service for our Brother will be held on Saturday, August 1, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. at Grace Central Church, 10216 Kitchner St, Westchester, IL 60154.
Coronavirus Proves Just How Badly Union Elections Need to Move Online
07/30/20 - Teamsters Local 992
July 30, 2020 | ORGANIZING | With less than 100 days before election day amidst the deadliest disease outbreak of our lifetime, many election officials across the country are scrambling to expand voting by mail, early voting and other alternatives to showing up on election day so Americans can exercise their right to vote without risking their lives in the process.
Top Priorities for Entertainment Workers in Subsequent COVID-19 Legislation
07/30/20 - IATSE Local 33
Top Priorities for Entertainment Workers in Subsequent COVID-19 Legislation https://actionnetwork.org/letters/must-haves-for-entertainment-workers-in-subsequent-covid-19-legislation Congress has begun to pursue additional federal legislation in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus Proves Just How Badly Union Elections Need to Move Online
07/30/20 - Teamsters Local 888
July 30, 2020 | ORGANIZING | With less than 100 days before election day amidst the deadliest disease outbreak of our lifetime, many election officials across the country are scrambling to expand voting by mail, early voting and other alternatives to showing up on election day so Americans can exercise their right to vote without risking their lives in the process.
Coronavirus is Unleashing Righteous Worker Anger and A New Wave of Unionism
07/30/20 - Teamsters Local 888
July 28, 2020 | OPINION | In recent decades, we have rarely seen so much worker anger and so many strikes as we’ve seen since COVID-19 hit America. Fears of the virus have greatly emboldened American workers.
August Membership Meeting
07/29/20 - Teamsters Local 776
The August Membership Meeting will be held on August 9, 2020.
The IFL Convention is scheduled for August 26-27
07/29/20 - Iowa Postal Workers Union
The IFL Convention is scheduled for August 26-27.  Due to the prolonged issues with COVID this meeting will be conducted via ZOOM.  This meeting traditionally has been focused on educating/motivating union leadership for the elections in November.
American Pride Blood Drive
07/29/20 - Teamsters Local Union No. 142
Come on out and support the frontline and essential workers by donating blood.
Union Hall Will Be Closed Monday, August 3, 2020
07/29/20 - Teamsters Local Union No. 436
The Union Hall will be Closed on Monday, August 3, 2020 (WEATHER PERMITTING) to have the parking lot sealed and striped. Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.
Blood Drive at EPPD Headquarters
07/29/20 - 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 Wednesday, August 5, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM. The blood drive will take place in Vitalant's Blood Mobile. Many blood drives have been canceled, so your individual donations now matter more than ever.
Tips for IUOE 302 Welder’s Facing Layoffs at the Boeing Company
07/29/20 - IUOE Local 302
Please see the following document here for tips to our Welders facing layoffs at Boeing.
Tips for IUOE 302 Welder’s Facing Layoffs at the Boeing Company
07/29/20 - IUOE 302
Please see the following document here for tips to our Welders facing layoffs at Boeing.
Coronavirus is Unleashing Righteous Worker Anger and A New Wave of Unionism
07/28/20 - Teamsters local 570
July 28, 2020 | OPINION | In recent decades, we have rarely seen so much worker anger and so many strikes as we’ve seen since COVID-19 hit America. Fears of the virus have greatly emboldened American workers.
Coronavirus is Unleashing Righteous Worker Anger and A New Wave of Unionism
07/28/20 - Teamsters Local 992
July 28, 2020 | OPINION | In recent decades, we have rarely seen so much worker anger and so many strikes as we’ve seen since COVID-19 hit America. Fears of the virus have greatly emboldened American workers.
Action Alert!
07/28/20 - IBEW Local 6
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August Worker to Worker
07/28/20 - UAW Local 4911
Contracts are in, Union Plus benefits, and more.
Coronavirus is Unleashing Righteous Worker Anger and A New Wave of Unionism
07/28/20 - Teamsters Local 355
July 28, 2020 | OPINION | In recent decades, we have rarely seen so much worker anger and so many strikes as we’ve seen since COVID-19 hit America. Fears of the virus have greatly emboldened American workers.
From IUEC Director of Safety, Mike Langer
07/28/20 - IUEC Local 10
Brothers and Sisters, It is with great regret I inform you that there was an On The Job Fatality yesterday, July 27th in Local #63, Oklahoma City, OK.  Brother Joseph Crook, 36 years old, was working for American Elevator Company as a service/repair mechanic.  Brother Crook was found, on a car top, at approximately 7 pm by the on call mechanic.
Kroger Meat Pension Update 10
07/28/20 - UFCW Local 455
While we are still negotiating with Kroger on a full contract that protects your health care and improves wages, we want to inform you that the Trustees of the National Pension Fund have reached a tentative agreement on the future of your retirement.
VOLUNTARY LEAVES AND EARLY OUTS Q & A
07/28/20 - TWU Local 513
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