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Teamstersí Ken Hall highlights Day 2 of BLETís Third National Convention

Wednesday, October 01, 2014

Teamsters General Secretary-Treasurer Ken Hall motivated BLET delegates with an energetic speech that was a highlight today of the BLETís Third National Convention. Delegates enjoyed video messages from U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren and U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown during Day 2 of the session.

NST Bill Walpert bids farewell at BLET Third National Convention

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

BLET National Secretary-Treasurer William C. Walpert delivered a heartfelt and emotional retirement speech yesterday during the afternoon session of the BLETís Third National Convention.

President Pierce addresses BLET delegates at Third National Convention

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

BLET National President Dennis R. Pierce delivered his state of the union speech today to conclude the morning session of the BLETís Third National Convention.

BLET Third National Convention begins

Monday, September 29, 2014

The Third National Convention of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen (BLET) opened here this morning with over 400 delegates representing 38,000 locomotive engineers and trainmen on national freight and passenger rail systems across the United States.

Final preparations underway for BLETís Third National Convention

Saturday, September 27, 2014

Convention planners are working at a fevered pitch to make final preparations for opening ceremonies of the BLETís Third National Convention slated to begin on Monday, September 29.

UP General Chairman Dick Crow elected by acclamation

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Dick Crow was elected by acclamation to his first full term as General Chairman of the Union Pacific-Northern District General Committee of Adjustment during quadrennial meetings in Las Vegas, Nevada, September 24-25, 2014.

Kertesz reelected at Pennsylvania State Legislative Board meeting

Friday, September 19, 2014

Chairman Ken Kertesz was reelected by acclamation to his fourth term at the Pennsylvania State Legislative Boardís quadrennial meeting in Hershey, Pa., from September 13-15, 2014.

UP General Chairman Bill Hannah reelected by acclamation

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Brother D.W. ďBillĒ Hannah was reelected by acclamation to his fifth term as General Chairman of the Union Pacific-Western Lines General Committee of Adjustment at quadrennial meetings in San Diego, Calif., on September 16, 2014.

Piekarski reelected by acclamation in Illinois

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Paul S. Piekarski was reelected by acclamation for the third time, his second full term as Chairman of the Illinois State Legislative Board, at a quadrennial meeting held in St. Louis, Mo., September 8-9, 2014.

Voting for two person train crews

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

By Dennis R. Pierce, BLET National President Your choices at the ballot box will go a long way toward protecting crew size.

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