|USW Local 104 Newburgh Indiana|
Legislative Update for March 13, 2015
In week 10 of the 2015 General Assembly, various House and Senate Committees met to begin working on legislation that survived the first half of the session. Below are updates on some of the bills the Indiana AFL-CIO is currently tracking:
Alcoa employees potentially affected identified.
Anthem has confirmed that approximately 18,500 current and former participants in Alcoa’s Highmark health plans were potentially affected by the cyber-attack on Anthem’s IT systems. The Highmark members who were affected received health care services in a geographic area served by Anthem at some time in the last 10 years. The Anthem service area includes:
A poll is being conducted in the Houston Journal, we need to show our support for our striking Steelworker brothers and sisters in Texas by voting in the poll.
Many Americans know that the United States is not a democracy but a “corporatocracy,” in which we are ruled by a partnership of giant corporations, the extremely wealthy elite and corporate-collaborator government officials. However, the truth of such tyranny is not enough to set most of us free to take action. Too many of us have become pacified by corporatocracy-created institutions and culture.
he United States is in the final stages of negotiating the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a massive free-trade agreement with Mexico, Canada, Japan, Singapore and seven other countries. Who will benefit from the TPP? American workers? Consumers? Small businesses? Taxpayers? Or the biggest multinational corporations in the world?
February 2015 New Hires
January 2015 New Hires
Ten Electrical Apprentices began their Apprenticeship September 15, 2014.
Fast Track Legislation ( Please make a call today to help stop Fast Track )
Indiana Politics ( The Permanent Erosion of Southern Indiana Democrats ) by Russ Stilwell
Ruling for the USW concerning the RTW case in Lake County Circuit Court in Crown Point Indiana Much work to be done ahead, we are sure it will be appealed to the Indiana State Supreme Court. Take time to read this case it is very important to union people. Read more >>>
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