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Thanksgiving 2017

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

By Dennis R. Pierce, BLET National President As we approach Thanksgiving, I ask our membership to join me in thanking those who are away from their families at this special time of year.

Can you spare less than two minutes to vote?

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

The following is a statement from BLET Missouri State Legislative Board Chairman Brian Kelley in support of the Tentative National Agreement.

Duplicate ratification ballot schedule for Thanksgiving weekend

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Voting continues on the question of approving the Tentative National Agreement until 11:59 p.m. EST on Thursday, November 30th. Because of the Thanksgiving holiday, the National Division Office will be closed on Thursday, November 23rd and Friday, November 24th.

Dehart reelected NS-Northern Lines/CFE General Chairman

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Dewayne L. Dehart was reelected to his second term as General Chairman of the BLET’s Norfolk Southern-Northern Lines/CF&E General Committee of Adjustment at the GCA’s quadrennial meeting in Indianapolis, Ind., September 30-October 2, 2017.

CSX Northern Lines members urged to vote YES on Tentative National Agreement

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

The following is a statement from CSX Northern Lines General Chairman Bill Lyons encouraging his members to vote in favor of the Tentative National Agreement.

BLET members to keep Health FSA plan for 2018

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Members of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen (BLET) will keep the Health Flexible Spending Account (Health FSA) through 2018 thanks to high enrollment levels in the money-saving plan.

GA-46000 Lifetime maximum adjusted for 2018

Monday, November 20, 2017

The lifetime maximum benefit for the Railroad Employees National Early Retirement Major Medical Benefit Plan (also known as ERMA or GA-46000) will increase from $157,800 to $162,500 on January 1, 2018.

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