Category: Elections

Court Decision Upholds New Rules For Rail and Aviation Union Elections

WASHINGTON, DC – Edward Wytkind, president of the Transportation Trades Department, AFL-CIO, issued the following statement today in response to a decision in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, rejecting the Air Transport Association’s attempt to overturn new National Mediation Board (NMB) rules governing union elections:

Officers Elections

Nominations will be accepted from the floor on May 24th,  2010 at  the combined Shop Steward/Membership meetings.  Meeting times are  as follows; 7:15am, 11:45am, 3:45pm and 11:30pm. Candidates running for office will have until 4:00pm on May 28th, 2010 to decline nomination or make any corrections to their name on the ballot.

The next TWU514 elections, Voting methods available.

The following are bids that have been received/still waiting on methods of voting. They are all approved by the Department of Labor. The membership will be voting on these at the March regular membership meeting. Note: Your election committee will be the oversight to the entire election process. Thanks, Jennifer Proctor-Timms Labor Omnia Vincit! Financial…