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    JATC Apprenticeship
    06/23/21 - IBEW Local 125
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    30th International Convention 1st Day
    06/23/21 - Teamsters Local Union No. 142
    30th International Convention 1st Day
    At least 72 to be converted...
    06/23/21 - APWU Cleveland Area Local
    FROM THE DESK OF THE PRESIDENT… A.P.W.U.’s efforts have resulted again in Cleveland’s most senior Clerk Craft PSE’s being converted to career employees.  At least Seventy Two (72) PSE’s will enjoy the  benefits and security of full-time status, effective no later than August 14, 2021.
    Weingarten Rights Webinar
    06/23/21 - IATSE Local 33
    Sisters, Brothers, Kin – Please see the below flyer for the upcoming webinar hosted by the IATSE Education and Training Department: Please click here for the link to register.
    More information regarding the L.A. Forum and Vaccinations
    06/23/21 - IATSE Local 33
    Hello all, Attached is more information regarding mandating vaccinations to work at their venues.   Robert Pagnotta Business Agent Theatre IATSE Local No.
    The LA Forum information regarding Vaccinations
    06/23/21 - IATSE Local 33
    Hello all, The L.A. Forum have sent me a letter which is attached and are mandating vaccinations to work at their venues. Thank you, Robert Pagnotta Business Agent Theatre IATSE Local No.
    The Pantages information regarding Vaccinations
    06/23/21 - IATSE Local 33
    Hello all, The Pantages have sent me a letter which is attached and are mandating vaccinations to work at their venues. Thank you, Robert Pagnotta Business Agent Theatre IATSE Local No.
    On Prime Day, Organizers Want You to Think of the Workers
    06/22/21 - Teamsters Local 355
    June 22, 2021 | WORKERS’ RIGHTS | In case our homepage didn’t tip you off, today (and tomorrow) is Prime Day. For Prime members, that means deals, deals, deals. For Amazon’s warehouse workers, it usually means mandatory extra time or MET as the company abbreviates it.
    Teamsters Announce Coordinated Nationwide Project to Unionize Amazon
    06/22/21 - Teamsters Local 570
    June 22, 2021 | ORGANIZING | The International Brotherhood of Teamsters, one of the country's largest and most powerful unions, has said in an official resolution obtained by Motherboard that unionizing and building worker power at Amazon is the top priority moving forward. The announcement comes on Prime Day, one of Amazon's busiest days of the year.
    On Prime Day, Organizers Want You to Think of the Workers
    06/22/21 - Teamsters Local 570
    June 21, 2021 | WORKERS’ RIGHTS | In case our homepage didn’t tip you off, today (and tomorrow) is Prime Day. For Prime members, that means deals, deals, deals. For Amazon’s warehouse workers, it usually means mandatory extra time, or MET as the company abbreviates it.
    Set a secure admin password
    06/22/21 - Montana Electrical JATC
    The first thing to do when you initially login as the administrator is set a secure password for the account. Click the User Settings button from the home page, then scroll down to the bottom of the page. You will see a password field. Delete the current password and enter in your own private password.
    The administration area
    06/22/21 - Montana Electrical JATC
    The Administration Area is the main control panel for the UnionActive system. To access the Administration Area, login to the website as an administrator, and then click the Admin Area button just below the website date. Each link in the Administration Area has a short description about what can be done in that area.
    New minimum wage at University of New Mexico Hospital is ratified by Support Staff
    06/22/21 - New Mexico Hospital Workers Union
    District 1199 New Mexico has successfully negotiated, a new minimum wage of $15.21 an hour at University of New Mexico hospital. This new wage impacts over 700 workers at the only Trauma Level 1 Hospital in New Mexico. Many of the workers currently make $12.21 an hour. For some workers this means no longer having to work a second job or having to work overtime to make ends meet.
    June 6, 2021 LDT production schedule change
    06/22/21 - UAW Local 602
    LDT Production Schedule LDT Team:  As you may have heard, GM, along with the rest of the global automotive industry, has been managing part shortages associated with semiconductors and COVID shutdowns in other countries. Based on additional analysis and material availability, LDT will not run production on Night Shift, Tuesday, June 22 through Wednesday, June 23.
    Our 2021 Scholarship Winners are Here!
    06/22/21 - UFCW Local 1473
    @media only screen and (max-width: 730px){ .pdfview{height:500px !important} 2021 Scholarship Winners for posting.
    IBT Convention 2021
    06/22/21 - Teamsters Local 776
    The 30th International Convention of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters convened on June 22, 2021. The IBT....
    A message from the JAC Chairman, Ralph Wellens
    06/22/21 - IUEC Local 10
    ATTENTION ALL APPRENTICES We are excited to announce the return to In-Person Instruction starting the week of August 9th.  You will be notified of your Instructor and Class Day by your NEIEP email, by the end of July. You NEIEP Email is the official notification for ALL NEIEP CORRESPONDENCE. Ralph N.
    November Union Meeting 2021
    06/22/21 - IUEC Local 10
    THE NOVEMBER 2021 UNION MEETING WILL BE HELD ON NOVEMBER 4TH DUE TO THE VETERANS DAY HOLIDAY ON NOVEMBER 11TH. SEE YOU THERE .
    Blood Drive at Westside Regional Command Center
    06/22/21 - 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 the Westside Regional Command Center on Monday, June 28, 2021 from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM. The blood drive will take place in Vitalant's Blood Mobile. All donors will receive a T-shirt, squeezable cow, and a recipe book.
    Teamsters Union 30th Convention Opens Tuesday, June 22
    06/21/21 - Teamsters Local 570
    June 21, 2021 | The International Brotherhood of Teamsters 30th Convention opens tomorrow, and this year’s event will be like no other Convention in the union’s 118-year-old history. This 30th Convention will be online.
    Why Was the Minimum Wage First Established?
    06/21/21 - Teamsters Local 570
    June 21, 2021 | LABOR HISTORY | The minimum wage was conceived as a way to help bolster wageworkers and decrease class stratification. It was first introduced in the United States with the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 (FLSA). Passed under President Roosevelt, this act called for the first national minimum wage of 25 cents an hour.
    Why Was the Minimum Wage First Established?
    06/21/21 - Teamsters Local 355
    June 21, 2021 | LABOR HISTORY | The minimum wage was conceived as a way to help bolster wageworkers and decrease class stratification. It was first introduced in the United States with the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 (FLSA). Passed under President Roosevelt, this act called for the first national minimum wage of 25 cents an hour.
    Passing of Brother Bill Bowen
    06/21/21 - IBEW Local 483
    IBEW Local 483 would like to inform you of the passing of Brother Bill Bowen, retired Tacoma Power Lineman.  We are sending our deepest sympathies to Bill’s family and friends. In lou of flowers, please send donations to Hospice of Spokane.
    Why Was the Minimum Wage First Established?
    06/21/21 - Teamsters Local 992
    June 21, 2021 | LABOR HISTORY | The minimum wage was conceived as a way to help bolster wageworkers and decrease class stratification. It was first introduced in the United States with the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 (FLSA). Passed under President Roosevelt, this act called for the first national minimum wage of 25 cents an hour.
    IBEW 21 & Lake County Reach Tentative Agreement for Essential 911 Center Workers
    06/21/21 - International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local Union 21
    Friday, June 18, 2020 - The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local Union 21 (IBEW 21) and Lake County, Indiana 911 Center representatives reached a tentative agreement on a new contract covering dispatchers working at the Lake County Indiana Emergency Call Center.
    Name of fallen police officer yet to be added to overpass dedicated in his memory
    06/21/21 - El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
    A portion of I-10 is named in memory of El Paso Police Officer Angel Garcia who was killed in the line of duty. However, you wouldn’t know just driving on the highway as there is no signage.
    Contract Zoom Meeting
    06/21/21 - Iowa Postal Workers Union
    contract negotiations kick off next week. Winning a good contract with good pay and benefits takes all of us. We must work together, mobilize and show that we are united to succeed. Let us all come together at our virtual kickoff rally and show the strength of our solidarity - APWU: Our Union, Our Contract, Our Future.
    City of Tacoma Employees
    06/21/21 - IBEW Local 483
    Brothers and Sisters that work for the City of Tacoma. You have received a ballot for Tacoma Joint Labor. This contract covers your benefits only. The collective bargaining agreement that contains your wages and working conditions is a separate agreement that will be bargained at the expiration of those agreements.
    Frontier Work at Home
    06/20/21 - CWA Local 2222
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    06/20/21 - CWA Local 2222
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    Verizon Home Garaging and Work at Home message from District 2-13
    06/20/21 - CWA Local 2222
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    Juneteenth: Freedom, Liberation, and Reckoning
    06/19/21 - Teamsters Local 888
    June 19, 2021 | SOCIAL JUSTICE | Juneteenth is now a federal holiday. Juneteenth commemorates the end of chattel slavery in the US, on June 19, 1865, when Union soldiers reached the farthest end of the Confederacy and informed the enslaved Black population that they were now free citizens.
    Juneteenth: Freedom, Liberation, and Reckoning
    06/19/21 - Teamsters Local 570
    June 19, 2021 | SOCIAL JUSTICE | Juneteenth is now a federal holiday. Juneteenth commemorates the end of chattel slavery in the US, on June 19, 1865, when Union soldiers reached the farthest end of the Confederacy and informed the enslaved Black population that they were now free citizens.
    Juneteenth: Freedom, Liberation, and Reckoning
    06/19/21 - Teamsters Local 355
    June 19, 2021 | SOCIAL JUSTICE | Juneteenth is now a federal holiday. Juneteenth commemorates the end of chattel slavery in the US, on June 19, 1865, when Union soldiers reached the farthest end of the Confederacy and informed the enslaved Black population that they were now free citizens.
    Can public safety employers mandate COVID vaccination?
    06/19/21 - National Correctional Employees Union
    Surveys show our nation is divided about COVID vaccination. The Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF) reports 62% of adults have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine and 41% of parents of children ages 12-17 say their child has received at least one dose. KFF statistics also indicate that around 13% of those surveyed do not plan to get a COVID vaccine.
    Juneteenth: Freedom, Liberation, and Reckoning
    06/19/21 - Teamsters Local 992
    June 19, 2021 | SOCIAL JUSTICE | Juneteenth is now a federal holiday. Juneteenth commemorates the end of chattel slavery in the US, on June 19, 1865, when Union soldiers reached the farthest end of the Confederacy and informed the enslaved Black population that they were now free citizens.
    Heart Saver CPR AED FIrst-Aid Class
    06/18/21 - IATSE Local 33
    Brothers & Sisters: Local 33 is offering a Heart Saver CPR AED First-Aid Certificate class on Saturday June 26, @ 7:00a.m. If interested please email the Safety & Training Committee at; Training@ia33.org.
    Weekly News Wrap-Up: 6/18/2021
    06/18/21 - Teamsters Local 355
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    Workers Are Taking Power Back
    06/18/21 - Teamsters Local 570
    June 21, 2021 | ECONOMY | American workers have been losing power since 1980 — but now the tables are turning. Why it matters: The 2010s gave us the gig economy and left millions of workers stranded seemingly forever on the precipice of financial ruin. The 2020s could be the decade when workers seize back the reins of power.
    JUNE MEMBERSHIP MEETING CANCELED
    06/18/21 - Teamsters Local 179
    The Teamsters Local 179 General Membership meeting for the month of June has been canceled due to the Father's Day holiday. The next General Membership meeting will be held on Sunday, July 18th.
    STATE OF ILLINOIS PARTNERING WITH STEPAN TO OFFER COVID-19 VACCINE ON JUNE 23, 2021
    06/18/21 - Teamsters Local 179
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    Verizon work from home extension
    06/18/21 - CWA Local 2222
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    W@H and G@H extensions
    06/18/21 - CWA Local 1123
    For the past 15 months, many of our members were able to garage from home during the Covid-19 pandemic. These arrangements were necessary to keep our members safe and to survive the unprecedented circumstances. When we left our workplaces, no one realized what our country was facing and no one expected it would last as long as it has.
    W@H and G@H extensions
    06/18/21 - CWA Local 1123
    For the past 15 months, many of our members were able to garage from home during the Covid-19 pandemic. These arrangements were necessary to keep our members safe and to survive the unprecedented circumstances. When we left our workplaces, no one realized what our country was facing and no one expected it would last as long as it has.
    Home Garaging
    06/18/21 - Communications Workers of America Local 1107
    Home Garaging Coming to an End For the past 15 months, many of our members were able to garage from home during the Covid-19 pandemic. These arrangements were necessary to keep our members safe and to survive the unprecedented circumstances. When we left our workplaces, no one realized what our country was facing and no one expected it would last as long as it has.
    Teamster Public Service Workers Get America Vaccinated
    06/18/21 - Teamsters Local 992
    June 17, 2021 | HEALTH & SAFETY | Since distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine began in December, members of the Teamsters Public Services Division (PSD) have been working around the clock to get America vaccinated and bring some much-needed light to the national health crisis.
    WAH/Home Garaging 6/18
    06/18/21 - IBEW local 2325
    Good Afternoon, The System Council T6, CWA and IBEW New Jersey have reached an agreement to extend Work from Home. Work from home will be extended till September 30th. The company’s plan is to return everyone to their buildings at that time.
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