What's Inside
Volume 18 - Number 6
August 2004

BLET to conduct advanced Local Chairman Workshop in October

Carrier income, 2004 second quarter

SMA photo recap, Part 1

SMA photo recap, Part 2

Passenger Rail News Briefs

Weapons of Mass Destruction awareness now part of Meany Center hazmat training

State, local AFL-CIO bodies take action on remote control

BLET, Teamsters at Democratic National Convention

Legislative Chairmen conclude business at annual convention

Advisory Board June 2004 Activity

Calendar & Events


BLET refutes 'ludicrous' UTU rhetoric

President Hahs characterized the UTU's July 20 and July 21 website releases as a "Last gasp efforts by a desperate union that may very well be bankrupt by 2005 if it stays on its current course."

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W&LE trainmen dump UTU, join BLET

Conductors and trainmen at the Wheeling & Lake Erie Railway have dumped the United Transportation Union in favor of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers & Trainmen.

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Remote control safety push continues

As this issue of the Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen News goes to press, a total of 61 communities -- 42 cities and 19 counties -- have passed remote control safety resolutions.

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A message from IBT General President Hoffa

The future of working families in America

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