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Hartford Courant
Union Asks Members For Pay Cut In Sikorsky DealThe Teamsters union, which represents nearly 4,000 Sikorsky workers, is asking
Union Asks Members For Pay Cut In Sikorsky Deal
Hartford Courant / Posted 23 hours ago
The Teamsters union, which represents nearly 4,000 Sikorsky workers, is asking its members to approve a 25 percent pay cut for workers hired beginning next year, part of a state deal to ensure that the company continues manufacturing next-generation... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
United reaches tentative agreement on new contract with technicians"This tentative agreement is industry-leading in every aspect," said Teamsters
United reaches tentative agreement on new contract with technicians
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
"This tentative agreement is industry-leading in every aspect," said Teamsters representative Bob Fisher, who called it a "home run." If the airline's technicians vote to ratify the agreement, it would be the first time all technicians would operate... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Sikorsky deal cuts pay for future workersto ensure the company’s decision to stay in Connecticut makes sense financially
Sikorsky deal cuts pay for future workers
Darien News-Review / Posted yesterday
to ensure the company’s decision to stay in Connecticut makes sense financially, The details of the contract given to the Teamsters Local 1150 will be presented at meetings in Connecticut and Florida planned Oct. 9. A vote is expected that... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Sikorsky deal cuts pay for future workersto ensure the company’s decision to stay in Connecticut makes sense financially
Sikorsky deal cuts pay for future workers
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted yesterday
to ensure the company’s decision to stay in Connecticut makes sense financially, The details of the contract given to the Teamsters Local 1150 will be presented at meetings in Connecticut and Florida planned Oct. 9. A vote is expected that... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Sikorsky deal cuts pay for future workersto ensure the company’s decision to stay in Connecticut makes sense financially
Sikorsky deal cuts pay for future workers
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
to ensure the company’s decision to stay in Connecticut makes sense financially, The details of the contract given to the Teamsters Local 1150 will be presented at meetings in Connecticut and Florida planned Oct. 9. A vote is expected that... Read more
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The Signal
Our View: Wilk for 21st Senate DistrictGov. Gavin Newsom – all Democrats – along with labor unions including SEIU Cali
Our View: Wilk for 21st Senate District
The Signal / Posted yesterday
Gov. Gavin Newsom – all Democrats – along with labor unions including SEIU California, the California Labor Federation and Teamsters Joint Council 42, according to his campaign website. High desert residents outnumber Santa Clarita Valley... Read more
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People Magazine
Author Examines Mob's Possible Role in Murders of JFK, Others in Tale of Jimmy Hoffa's Confessed KillerSheeran, a hit man who died in 2003, told Brandt that he was the person who mur
Author Examines Mob's Possible Role in Murders of JFK, Others in Tale of Jimmy Hoffa's Confessed Killer
People Magazine / Posted yesterday
Sheeran, a hit man who died in 2003, told Brandt that he was the person who murdered Jimmy Hoffa, the celebrated former Teamsters president who disappeared in 1975 and for decades thereafter was the subject of mystery and conjecture about his... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Teamsters, United Airlines Reach Tentative Agreement For Technicians2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following an agreement in principle on August 1
Teamsters, United Airlines Reach Tentative Agreement For Technicians
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 2 days ago
2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following an agreement in principle on August 12, 2016, the International Brotherhood of Teamsters has reached a tentative agreement with United Airlines on a six-year joint collective bargaining agreement covering... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
New York looks to remedy Hollywood's diversity problemit that far. In addition to Peterson's union and the Directors Guild of Americ
New York looks to remedy Hollywood's diversity problem
Crain's New York Business / Posted 2 days ago
it that far. In addition to Peterson's union and the Directors Guild of America, various local unions including Theatrical Teamsters Local 817 and International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) Local 52, which represents theater and... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Lockheed Martin Places King Stallion Work In Connecticutcelebrate." "This deal represents a significant first step in the three-way pa
Lockheed Martin Places King Stallion Work In Connecticut
The Aero-News Network / Posted 2 days ago
celebrate." "This deal represents a significant first step in the three-way partnership among Sikorsky, the state and Teamsters Local 1150," Sikorsky President Dan Schultz said. "It is important for the company's ability to meet our customer... Read more
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Hartford Courant
New Sikorsky Deal Likely To Be Met With Bipartisan Supportto manufacture the heavy lift CH-53K helicopters in Connecticut. Sikorsky work
New Sikorsky Deal Likely To Be Met With Bipartisan Support
Hartford Courant / Posted 3 days ago
to manufacture the heavy lift CH-53K helicopters in Connecticut. Sikorsky workers also are being asked to help cut costs. Teamsters Local 1150, which includes about 3,300 workers at Sikorsky's Stratford plant, has scheduled a vote Oct. 9 on... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
JCPS school board approves raises for all district employeesalso give teachers a 1.5 percent raise in 2017-18. Aside from teachers, bus dr
JCPS school board approves raises for all district employees
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 3 days ago
also give teachers a 1.5 percent raise in 2017-18. Aside from teachers, bus drivers and others employees represented by Teamsters would also receive a 1.5 percent raise next year. However, the contracts for the district's three other unions for... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Intriguing for peacetiny, beleaguered Israel, and cajoling rich sympathisers. It meant breaking a l
Intriguing for peace
Namibia Economist / Posted 3 days ago
tiny, beleaguered Israel, and cajoling rich sympathisers. It meant breaking a lot of rules. Jimmy Hoffa, boss of America’s Teamsters union, became a friend, and Israel’s rapprochement with West Germany was cemented with marathon drinking sessions... Read more
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The Columbian
Sen. Ann Rivers, R-La Center, hopes for bridge legislation next sessiona Democrat who initially supported Sen. Bernie Sanders for president but now ba
Sen. Ann Rivers, R-La Center, hopes for bridge legislation next session
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
a Democrat who initially supported Sen. Bernie Sanders for president but now backs Hillary Clinton, was a Teamsters member and driver before becoming a regional safety coordinator for Gilmour and Company. Holt was inspired to run... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Letters to the Editor for union was simple — a fair day’s wage for a fair day’s work. Since then, ou
Letters to the Editor
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
for union was simple — a fair day’s wage for a fair day’s work. Since then, our leadership, whether in the steel, auto, teamsters, iron, service or trades fields, has led us from greatness to almost extinction from following and voting for only... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
YOUR OPINIONfor union was simple — a fair day’s wage for a fair day’s work. Since then, ou
YOUR OPINION
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
for union was simple — a fair day’s wage for a fair day’s work. Since then, our leadership, whether in the steel, auto, teamsters, iron, service or trades fields, has led us from greatness to almost extinction from following and voting for only... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Scranton Sewer Authority union rejects contract offer from water companyCo., which wants to buy the sewer system. With a proposed purchase pending bef
Scranton Sewer Authority union rejects contract offer from water company
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Co., which wants to buy the sewer system. With a proposed purchase pending before the state Public Utility Commission, Teamsters Local 229 on Sunday rejected a contract offer, PAWC spokeswoman Susan Turcmanovich said. “We are disappointed... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Election set for prison workers unionprobations officers for three decades --- is attempting a comeback after being
Election set for prison workers union
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 4 days ago
probations officers for three decades --- is attempting a comeback after being ousted by the International Brotherhood of Teamsters in 2011. Teamsters Local 2011 had sought a delay in the election after choosing a new leader, Kimberly Schultz, on... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Louisville Metro EMS receives 410 new applicationsto do some professional development within our own organization,” Meiman said.
Louisville Metro EMS receives 410 new applications
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 5 days ago
to do some professional development within our own organization,” Meiman said. In the meantime, the city and the Teamsters Local Union 783 are working on a third attempt at a new contract. The second version was voted down by members last... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County Commissioners1. • Hiring Richard A. Stobaugh of Albrightsville, part-time K-9 officer, anim
Carbon County Commissioners
Times News / Posted 5 days ago
1. • Hiring Richard A. Stobaugh of Albrightsville, part-time K-9 officer, animal shelter, effective Sept. 28. • Change of status of Albaro A. Castro of Hazleton, from part-time corrections officer/Teamsters to corrections officer, effective Oct.... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Harold Eugene ‘Gene’ WillowCommunity Church, Millerstown. Eugene was a member of the Rocky Mountain Elk Fo
Harold Eugene ‘Gene’ Willow
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
Community Church, Millerstown. Eugene was a member of the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, the National Rifle Association, Teamsters Union and the Harley Owner Group. He was a former member of the Loyal Order of the Moose, Millerstown, and the... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, ROBERT L. 'BOB' JONES SR, Youngstown, Ohiofirst driving for Motor Express and later for Duff Trucking. He retired after 4
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, ROBERT L. 'BOB' JONES SR, Youngstown, Ohio
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 days ago
first driving for Motor Express and later for Duff Trucking. He retired after 45 years of service. He was a member of the Teamsters Local No. 377, the Woodland Park United Methodist Church, and the Brookfield Conservation Club. In his spare time,... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Sikorsky deal keeps helicopters flowing in statecommitting Sikorsky Aircraft to making 200 U.S. Navy helicopters in Connecticut
Sikorsky deal keeps helicopters flowing in state
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
committing Sikorsky Aircraft to making 200 U.S. Navy helicopters in Connecticut until at least 2032. Officials of the Teamsters union and Lockheed Martin Corp. met in May at an annual lobbying briefing in Washington, figuring out ways to... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Sikorsky Deal Keeps Copters Flowingdeal was announced, that "Connecticut was not the cheapest state." Lockheed Mar
Sikorsky Deal Keeps Copters Flowing
Hartford Courant / Posted 7 days ago
deal was announced, that "Connecticut was not the cheapest state." Lockheed Martin also won tentative concessions from the Teamsters, though union members will vote next month to accept or reject proposed pension changes. State officials were... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Scranton sewer union mulls contract with water firm proposing to buy sewer systemAuthority’s workers union will vote Sunday on a contract offer from the water f
Scranton sewer union mulls contract with water firm proposing to buy sewer system
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Authority’s workers union will vote Sunday on a contract offer from the water firm proposing to buy the sewer system. Teamsters Local 229, which has about 75 members employed by the Scranton Sewer Authority, will meet at 11 a.m. in Dunmore to... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Roger Swinehartson of the late Willard Swinehart and Dorothy (Taylor) Swinehart. Roger was a r
Roger Swinehart
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 8 days ago
son of the late Willard Swinehart and Dorothy (Taylor) Swinehart. Roger was a retired truck driver and a member of the Teamsters. He was an avid New York Yankees fan and his dogs were very dear to his heart. In addition to his parents, he was... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Breaking the code on a Chicago mystery from World War IIsignificant cases as those of accused Soviet spy Alger Hiss, executed "atomic s
Breaking the code on a Chicago mystery from World War II
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
significant cases as those of accused Soviet spy Alger Hiss, executed "atomic spies" Julius and Ethel Rosenberg and Teamsters boss Jimmy Hoffa. Historical relevance adds heft to a release request, as do the deaths of the principals and the... Read more
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Philly.com
Larry Magarace, 87, newspaper pressmanan executive board member of Local 16N of what is now the Graphic Communication
Larry Magarace, 87, newspaper pressman
Philly.com / Posted 8 days ago
an executive board member of Local 16N of what is now the Graphic Communications Conference-International Brotherhood of Teamsters, said Joseph Inemer, Local 16N president. "Larry was well-liked; he was a standup guy," Inemer said. Mr. Magarace... Read more
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Daily Herald
Union claims unsafe working conditions at Lake County jailnot showing up to work creates a bigger problem than being short-staffed. A re
Union claims unsafe working conditions at Lake County jail
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
not showing up to work creates a bigger problem than being short-staffed. A release sent out Thursday afternoon by Teamsters Local 700, which represents the jail's nearly 200 employees, says shortages at the jail are forcing officers into... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
Member of pioneer trucking family dies at 94today. That terminal could house 60 trucks and 18 boxcars on the rail side. War
Member of pioneer trucking family dies at 94
ABC Newspapers / Posted 9 days ago
today. That terminal could house 60 trucks and 18 boxcars on the rail side. Ward’s father, John, an original teamster (teamsters drove a team of draft animals pulling dray wagons), was the second generation operator of Ward Transfer,... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Malloy, Sikorsky Praise $220 Million Deal To Keep Aircraft Manufacturer In Statereplaced by lower-income work, cutting state revenue and forcing budget cuts.
Malloy, Sikorsky Praise $220 Million Deal To Keep Aircraft Manufacturer In State
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 9 days ago
replaced by lower-income work, cutting state revenue and forcing budget cuts. Malloy said a failure by the legislature and Teamsters Local 1150 to approve the deal would put thousands of well-payingmanufacturing jobs across the state at... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
JCPS board to vote on raises, including bump to $14 an hour for 800 employeesalso give teachers a 1.5 percent raise in 2017-18. Aside from teachers, bus dr
JCPS board to vote on raises, including bump to $14 an hour for 800 employees
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 9 days ago
also give teachers a 1.5 percent raise in 2017-18. Aside from teachers, bus drivers and others employees represented by Teamsters would also receive a 1.5 percent raise next year. The contracts for the district's three other unions will be up... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Norwalk
Teamsters, Legislators Get Peek At Sikorsky's Plan To Stay Put In StratfordSTRATFORD, Conn. — Members of Teamsters Local 1150 got their first peek at a pl
Teamsters, Legislators Get Peek At Sikorsky's Plan To Stay Put In Stratford
The Daily Voice - Norwalk / Posted 9 days ago
STRATFORD, Conn. — Members of Teamsters Local 1150 got their first peek at a plan to keep Sikorsky Aircraft headquarters in Stratford Wednesday, a proposal that could go before a special session of the state legislature as early as Sept. 28. Asked... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Danbury
Teamsters, Legislators Get Peek At Sikorsky's Plan To Stay Put In StratfordSTRATFORD, Conn. — Members of Teamsters Local 1150 got their first peek at a pl
Teamsters, Legislators Get Peek At Sikorsky's Plan To Stay Put In Stratford
The Daily Voice - Danbury / Posted 9 days ago
STRATFORD, Conn. — Members of Teamsters Local 1150 got their first peek at a plan to keep Sikorsky Aircraft headquarters in Stratford Wednesday, a proposal that could go before a special session of the state legislature as early as Sept. 28. Asked... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
Teamsters, Legislators Get Peek At Sikorsky's Plan To Stay Put In StratfordSTRATFORD, Conn. — Members of Teamsters Local 1150 got their first peek at a pl
Teamsters, Legislators Get Peek At Sikorsky's Plan To Stay Put In Stratford
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 9 days ago
STRATFORD, Conn. — Members of Teamsters Local 1150 got their first peek at a plan to keep Sikorsky Aircraft headquarters in Stratford Wednesday, a proposal that could go before a special session of the state legislature as early as Sept. 28. Asked... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Stamford
Teamsters, Legislators Get Peek At Sikorsky's Plan To Stay Put In StratfordSTRATFORD, Conn. — Members of Teamsters Local 1150 got their first peek at a pl
Teamsters, Legislators Get Peek At Sikorsky's Plan To Stay Put In Stratford
The Daily Voice - Stamford / Posted 9 days ago
STRATFORD, Conn. — Members of Teamsters Local 1150 got their first peek at a plan to keep Sikorsky Aircraft headquarters in Stratford Wednesday, a proposal that could go before a special session of the state legislature as early as Sept. 28. Asked... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Fairfield
Teamsters, Legislators Get Peek At Sikorsky's Plan To Stay Put In StratfordSTRATFORD, Conn. — Members of Teamsters Local 1150 got their first peek at a pl
Teamsters, Legislators Get Peek At Sikorsky's Plan To Stay Put In Stratford
The Daily Voice - Fairfield / Posted 9 days ago
STRATFORD, Conn. — Members of Teamsters Local 1150 got their first peek at a plan to keep Sikorsky Aircraft headquarters in Stratford Wednesday, a proposal that could go before a special session of the state legislature as early as Sept. 28. Asked... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
JCPS board to vote on raises, including $14 an hour bump for 800 employeesalso give teachers a 1.5 percent raise in 2017-18. Aside from teachers, bus dr
JCPS board to vote on raises, including $14 an hour bump for 800 employees
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 9 days ago
also give teachers a 1.5 percent raise in 2017-18. Aside from teachers, bus drivers and others employees represented by Teamsters would also receive a 1.5 percent raise next year. The contracts for the district's three other unions will be up... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Malloy: Sikorsky deal a no-brainer for Connecticutwill meet in special session within the next two weeks. It also needs an appro
Malloy: Sikorsky deal a no-brainer for Connecticut
The Middletown Press / Posted 9 days ago
will meet in special session within the next two weeks. It also needs an approval from the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local 1150, which represents unionized employees at the company. Local 1150 leaders were presenting details of... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Malloy, Sikorsky Praise $220 Million Deal To Keep Aircraft Manufacturer In Stateby lower income work, cutting state revenue and forcing budget cuts. Malloy sa
Malloy, Sikorsky Praise $220 Million Deal To Keep Aircraft Manufacturer In State
Hartford Courant / Posted 9 days ago
by lower income work, cutting state revenue and forcing budget cuts. Malloy said the failure by the legislature and Teamsters Local 1150 to approve the deal will put at risk thousands of well-paid manufacturing jobs across the state. Dan... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Dubuque based Flexsteel to close Jackson St. facility next yearassociates at the manufacturing facility, with 185 of those associates represen
Dubuque based Flexsteel to close Jackson St. facility next year
KWWL Iowa / Posted 9 days ago
associates at the manufacturing facility, with 185 of those associates represented by the United Steelworkers (Local 1861), Teamsters (Local 120) and Operating Engineers (Local 234). Where they will relocate too, though, is still unclear. In a... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Malloy: Sikorsky deal likely to be approvedas much as $220 million worth of subsidies. The deal needs to be approved by t
Malloy: Sikorsky deal likely to be approved
Stamford Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
as much as $220 million worth of subsidies. The deal needs to be approved by the General Assembly and Sikorsky’s union, Teamsters Local 1150, by Oct. 7 in order for Lockheed Martin to meet U.S. Department of Defense production requirements. As... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Malloy: Sikorsky deal likely to be approvedas much as $220 million worth of subsidies. The deal needs to be approved by t
Malloy: Sikorsky deal likely to be approved
Connecticut Post / Posted 10 days ago
as much as $220 million worth of subsidies. The deal needs to be approved by the General Assembly and Sikorsky’s union, Teamsters Local 1150, by Oct. 7 in order for Lockheed Martin to meet U.S. Department of Defense production requirements. As... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Malloy: Sikorsky deal likely to be approvedas much as $220 million worth of subsidies. The deal needs to be approved by t
Malloy: Sikorsky deal likely to be approved
Darien News-Review / Posted 10 days ago
as much as $220 million worth of subsidies. The deal needs to be approved by the General Assembly and Sikorsky’s union, Teamsters Local 1150, by Oct. 7 in order for Lockheed Martin to meet U.S. Department of Defense production requirements. As... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Teamsters pension fund members face sharp benefits cutsAbout 5,200 active and retired Teamsters in Western New York face sharp cuts to
Teamsters pension fund members face sharp benefits cuts
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 days ago
About 5,200 active and retired Teamsters in Western New York face sharp cuts to their pensions starting next year. The cuts loom as their pension fund struggles to stay viable in the long run. The New York State Teamsters Conference Pension and... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Behind the Scenes with ... Tom O'Donnell, president of Teamsters Local 817, on the union's essential role to TV and film productionThomas J. O'Donnell served as secretary-treasurer of Theatrical Teamsters Local
Behind the Scenes with ... Tom O'Donnell, president of Teamsters Local 817, on the union's essential role to TV and film production
Crain's New York Business / Posted 10 days ago
Thomas J. O'Donnell served as secretary-treasurer of Theatrical Teamsters Local 817 for 23 years before being elected president in early 2013. The next year he replaced the Leo Reed as director of the national Teamsters Motion Picture and Theatrical... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Malloy: Sikorsky staying put into 2032$20 million in "performance incentive" grants. The deal needs the blessing of
Malloy: Sikorsky staying put into 2032
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 10 days ago
$20 million in "performance incentive" grants. The deal needs the blessing of the General Assembly and Sikorsky's union, Teamsters Local 1150. Sikorsky President Dan Schultz also released a statement about the deal through the governor's... Read more
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CBS News
On a street in Ohio, defiant Democrats flock to Trumpthem are still looking to Trump. “I’ve been a lifelong union guy, a working gu
On a street in Ohio, defiant Democrats flock to Trump
CBS News / Posted 10 days ago
them are still looking to Trump. “I’ve been a lifelong union guy, a working guy,” said Jeff Kulow, a 25-year member of the Teamsters who recently retired. “Can you imagine people like me going to Trump or going Republican?” Kulow said President... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Fairfield
State Reaches Deal To Keep Sikorsky HQ In Stratford, Build New Helicoptershe said. “This deal represents a significant first step in the three-way partn
State Reaches Deal To Keep Sikorsky HQ In Stratford, Build New Helicopters
The Daily Voice - Fairfield / Posted 10 days ago
he said. “This deal represents a significant first step in the three-way partnership among Sikorsky, the state and Teamsters Local 1150,” said Sikorsky President Dan Schultz Tuesday. “It is important for the company’s ability to meet our... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Officials reach deal to keep Sikorsky in Connecticut“a significant first step in the three-way partnership among Sikorsky, the stat
Officials reach deal to keep Sikorsky in Connecticut
The Middletown Press / Posted 10 days ago
“a significant first step in the three-way partnership among Sikorsky, the state and (International Brotherhood of) Teamsters Local 1150.” “It is important for the company’s ability to meet our customer requirements, for our employment... Read more
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