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Hillary Clinton Statement on Endorsements from Three California TWU Locals
 
Hillary Clinton issued a statement following the endorsement of Transport Workers Union of America Locals 502, 505, and 250-A, three California-based local chapters that fight for transit workers statewide:
 
"I am honored and grateful to have earned the endorsement of the Transport Workers Union of America Locals 502, 505, and 250-A.
 
 
...Read more >> June 04, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 3, 2016

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Transport Workers Union of America Locals 250-A, 502 & 505 Endorse Hillary Clinton for President

California – The Transport Workers Union of America Locals 250-A, 502 and 505 today endorsed Hillary Clinton for president. In making their endorsement, the locals cited her commitment to giving working people a voice against corporate America, to workers’ bargaining rights and protecting retirement security, and her plan to invest in the country’s infrastructure.
 

 

...Read more >> June 03, 2016

TWU’s Veterans Committee is asking all our TWU brothers and sisters to reach out to Congress on behalf of the men and women who have served in the armed forces and receive their health care from the VA. Some in Congress are looking to shut down the entire VA health care system at the expense of those who need it the most.

...Read more >> June 02, 2016

As graduation loomed for high school students across the country, 335 of them, sons and daughters and other dependents of TWU members, awaited word on the Michael J. Quill Scholarship announcement.

Established in 1969, the Quill Scholarship Fund provides 15 scholarships worth $4,800 to college-bound dependents of TWU members. It is paid out per year in the amount of $1,200 to winners who continue to be eligible over their four-year course of study. The money is paid directly to the recipient’s accredited college or university and may be used for tuition, college fees, or room and board while pursuing an undergraduate degree.

 

...Read more >> June 01, 2016

International President Harry Lombardo reflects on Memorial Day in a video message to members. Watch the video on our home page or on YouTube.

Memorial Day originated as Decoration Day after the Civil War in 1868, when an organization of veterans in Illinois established it as a time for the nation to decorate the graves of the war dead with flowers. Many TWU members participate in their communities by visiting military cemeteries and paying tribute to fallen Americans.

“It is necessary," says President Lombardo, "that we take some time today to reflect on the sacrifices that those men and women have made, giving their lives for democracy…”
 

 

 

 

 

...Read more >> May 27, 2016

Are you one of the 4,000 TWU members who’ve already downloaded the TWU App? It’s available now for Apple and Android phones.

...Read more >> May 27, 2016

Sisters and Brothers,

The Mechanic & Related/Stores and Fleet Service Negotiating Committees met with American Airlines the week of May 23 in Dallas.

Updates from both committees are below. Download M&R/Stores update   Download Fleet Service update

 

...Read more >> May 27, 2016

Sisters and Brothers,

The Mechanic & Related/Stores and Fleet Service Negotiating Committees met with American Airlines the week of May 16 in Dallas.

Updates from both committees are below. Download M&R/Stores update   Download Fleet Service update

...Read more >> May 20, 2016