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Teamsters offer disaster relief assistance in Louisiana

Saturday, February 18, 2017

The International Brotherhood of Teamsters has published a Disaster Relief Notice to assist members living in the state of Louisiana.

Registration open for BLET’s San Antonio regional meeting

Friday, February 17, 2017

Registration is now open for the BLET regional meeting at the Regency San Antonio Riverwalk, June 5-9, 2017.

Evans reelected to third term as Mississippi State Legislative Board Chairman

Thursday, February 16, 2017

Brother W.D. (Billy) Evans was reelected by acclamation to his third term as Chairman of the Mississippi State Legislative Board during its quadrennial meeting in Biloxi, Miss., January 29-31, 2017.

Teamsters offer disaster relief assistance in Georgia

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

The International Brotherhood of Teamsters has published two Disaster Relief Notices to assist members living in the state of Georgia.

BLET Auxiliary announces revised Scholarship Program

Monday, February 13, 2017

The BLET Auxiliary is pleased to announce an expansion of its Scholarship Program.

Teamsters offer disaster relief assistance in Mississippi

Friday, February 10, 2017

The Teamsters Disaster Relief Fund is offering assistance to members living in Mississippi after severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding caused major damage to homes and property from January 20-21, 2017.

Webinar training available for Secretary-Treasurers who file LM-3, LM-4 reports

Thursday, February 09, 2017

All BLET Secretary-Treasurers are advised that the U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Labor-Management Standards (OLMS) is offering free webinars on March 1 and March 6 regarding the use of the OLMS Electronic Forms System (EFS) for filers of the Form LM-3 and Form LM-4.

BLET Education & Training Dept. announces Training Schedule for Spring 2017

Friday, February 03, 2017

The Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen’s Education & Training Department is announcing its Spring Training Schedule for 2017, and all officers and members are encouraged to register as soon as possible.

RRB announces dates for March-June 2017 informational conferences

Wednesday, February 01, 2017

The U.S. Railroad Retirement Board (RRB) has announced a schedule of dates for the agency’s spring 2017 informational conferences.

Union Proud, Union Strong

Monday, January 30, 2017

By Dennis R. Pierce, BLET National President In my last Newsletter message, I issued a Call to Arms for all BLET members to join in our fight for a fair national contract for Class 1 freight members. In the days and weeks since that call, the National Division has received many responses, and in this month’s message, I would like to discuss a theme that appeared in a few of those responses, and how we move forward.

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