Site Map Icon
RSS Feed icon
 
 
 
<< February 2016 >>
S M T W T F S
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29

Please go to the download page to download the following forms

Child Care enrichment program 2015

Dental Benefit Open Enrollment 2015

2016 ATU Scholarship progam

Action Center
Vision Zero Amendment
Introduced Amendment Vision Zero Law
Vision Zero Law
Vision Zero Law, Local Law 29

Trans Pacific Partnership and Fast Track
Paused
Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association et al.

In an order released June 30, the Supreme Court granted the petition filed by Rebecca Friedrichs and her co-plaintiffs asking the Court to review the constitutionality of compulsory union dues. Today’s action means the case will be briefed and argued this fall, with a decision due by June 30, 2016.
Read More...

The Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act

The Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) strongly supports the conference agreement on the surface transportation bill. The legislation addresses critical issues in the public transportation industry that have been neglected for decades. We commend the leadership on both sides of the aisle which put aside partisan politics to produce the best transit bill since TEA-21 in 1998. By 2020, the bill would increase transit spending by 18%. While documented needs are certainly significantly higher, we believe that conferees made the most of the limited financial resources available to them.
Read More...

Schumer, Donovan help restore NYC mass transit funding

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Making good on their promises, Sen. Charles Schumer and Rep. Daniel Donovan announced Tuesday that federal funding for New York's mass transit is no longer on the chopping block. A program giving $1.3 billion over five years to New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Delaware, Maryland and Washington, D.C., was set to be nixed and the funding re-routed to a new bus program.
Read More...

Labor Untold Story

B y T h e A l b e r t S h a n k e r I n s t i t u t e Imagine opening a high school U.S. history textbook and finding no more than a brief mention of Valley Forge, the Missouri Compromise, or the League of Nations. Imagine not finding a word about Benjamin Franklin, Lewis and Clark, Sitting Bull, Andrew Carnegie, or Rosa Parks. That is what has happened to labor's part in the American story, and to most of the men and women who led the labor movement.
Read More...
Download: Labor Untold Story.pdf

Queens Civic Congress With Amalgamated Transit Union Locals 1179,1056, and 1181 MTA And Queens Public Transit Committee

 Queens, more than any other borough , is highly dependent on bus transit. Queens is very large and has many low density neighborhoods not served by subways. Many residents rely on bus transit to get downtown or to regional shopping, worship services, doctors, schools, etc. North/    
Read More...
Download: Bus Transit Forum Rev 3.pdf


Paused
Labor Day Parade
ATU 1056
Marching on Washington DC
Lobby Day
Labor Headlines

US labour news headlines from LabourStart

UnionActive Newswire Headlines
 
 
ATU Local 1056
Copyright © 2016, All Rights Reserved.
Powered By UnionActive™
Visit Unions-America.com!

Top of Page image