YES on 1 Rally 10/21/18

“Yes on 1” Rally This Saturday MorningThe Massachusetts Nurses Association is calling on the Greater Boston labor community to participate in the upcoming actions:

Saturday October 20 10am: Join Congressman Stephen F. Lynch and Elected Officials for a Yes on 1 Standout, Rally and Canvass Blitz

Ironworkers Local 7 Union Hall (195 Old Colony Avenue, South Boston)

10a.m Stand out at Ironworkers Hall
10:45 a.m. Rally inside Ironworkers Hall
11:30 Canvass

Monday, October 22, 2pm : UMass Boston/Globe/WBUR Debate  Visibility ) Meet outside WBUR Studios, 390 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston. Debate starts at 3pm with no audience.

Wednesday, October 24th, 6pm NBC 10 Debate: Pre-Debate Visibility. Modern Theatre at Suffolk University, 525 Washington St. Boston, MA 02111. Debate starts at 7pm.

Thursday, November 1, Time to be determined, Nurses Say Yes on 1 Rally at Copley Square

For more information contact kbrousseau@massaflcio.org, or ckeohan@ckstrategies.com

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Register To Vote Before October 17th!!!

Elections have consequences. Register to vote at the link below. Also the Massachusetts AFL-CIO has released a flyer with endorsed candidates for the upcoming election. 

https://www.sec.state.ma.us/ovr/

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Pre-Election Breakfast With Andy Vargas

https://secure.actblue.com/donate/axvbreakfast

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Solidarity With Local 26 Workers On Strike


Local 264 (L-R) Alt Chief Steward Jamie Joyce (MBTA), Business Rep. Mike Vartabedian, FTSO James Mastandrea, Chief Safety Officer Gregory Roland (MBTA), Chief Steward Eric Morganti (MBTA), President Will Foley

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Speak Out Against Charlie Baker and The Pioneer Institute

Speak out against the Pioneer Institute’s anti-worker, anti-public-education agenda. Governor Baker will be there. Urge him to respect public higher education employees by honoring their contracts.
When: Monday, September 24th
5:30pm- 6:30pm
Where: Seaport Hotel And World Trade Center,
1 Seaport Lane
Boston, MA
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Re-Elect Marjorie Decker For State Representative

“Marjorie was there for us during the Governor’s attempts to privatize the MBTA’s bus garages and never doubted that we needed to win this fight. She understood that this was about what a decent paying job means for families and knows that privatizing the MBTA would not only hurt workers, but the people that rely on public transportation the most.”


-Mike Vartabedian, Directing Business Rep on behalf of the Machinists Local 264

Representative Decker and her team need volunteers for tomorrow’s primary election at polling places around Cambridge. 7am-10am and 4pm-8pm are high traffic voting times.

Polling locations:

-Putnam Gardens Community Room, Corner of Magee and Callendar streets

-City Hall, 795 Mass Ave @ Driveway entrance

-Cambridge Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, 8 Dana st

-Spaulding Hospital, 1575 Cambridge Street, Hovey Ave entrance

-Baldwin School, Community floor, 28 Sacramento Street entrance

-Peabody School Gym, 70 Rindge Ave, rear entrance

-Graham and Parks School, 44 Linnaean Street, Avon Street entrance

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Greater Boston Labor Council Labor Day Breakfast

IAM locals 264 and 100 with Senator Elizabeth Warren at GBLC Labor Day breakfast(L-R) Jessica Perry-Lang, Barbara Ford, Jeb Mastandrea, Keisha Dunlevy, James Mastandrea, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Mike Vartabedian, Bobby Brown, Jerome Hargrow.

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Fundraiser For Representative Andy Vargas

Representative Andy Vargas is a friend to labor and working families. Please join him this Thursday for a fundraiser as he seeks re-election. Suggested contribution tickets can be purchased at the link below.

https://secure.actblue.com/donate/axvsummer1?ct=t(EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_8_27_2018_19_28)

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Marjorie Decker For State Representative 25th Middlesex District

A strong and proven advocate for working families, Marjorie Decker is seeking re-election in the 25th Middlesex District. 

To support Marjorie in her campaign and join canvassing or request yard signs please follow the link below:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc1Hj2FbA3DiFW7eQbUTPvnGp8rDLZ0QVuukaLSuMsu5k0f_g/viewform

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Labor Walk And Canvass for Pete Capano 8/18

Local 264 endorsed candidate Pete Capano (11th Essex) is having a labor walk/ canvass on August 18th between 9:30am and 12:30pm @ 112 Exchange St, Lynn.Image may contain: text

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