What's Inside
Volume 20 - Number 10
October 2006

Nevada AFL-CIO passes 'Safe Rail Secure America' resolution

Does one vote really matter?

SMA photo album, 1 of 2

SMA photo album, 2 of 2

'Mainline Cooking' available for the holidays

Election Supervisor's report to BLET members

A message from Teamsters President Jim Hoffa

Advisory Board September 2006 Activity

Calendar & Events


President Hahs: Get out and vote!

You may not be feeling the loss of the American dream yet, but you still need to vote. Why? You need to vote in order to protect your family; to protect your job; to protect your retirement; and to protect your future.

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Rail security bill becomes law in California

After two years of work by the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen, California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger signed a railroad security bill into law on October 1.

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BLET testifies rail workers are key to national security

The deadline is quickly approaching for BLET Divisions planning to submit resolutions to change the Bylaws of the BLET National Division. Resolutions must arrive at the National Division President's office at least 120 days before the next convention; on or before Friday, February 17, 2006.

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Make your vote count on November 7!

Please exercise your right to vote, and with a little luck and strong candidates, we can once again see a Congress that will work for all of the people, not just for corporate America or the privileged few.

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