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Electrolux Contract Vote!

Time for our Electrolux Members in good standing to vote on effects bargaining. Please attend if you can.

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IP Martinez petitions President Trump

International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers International President, Robert Martinez Jr., has now petitioned United States President, Donald Trump (R). In another attempt to work to save our jobs here in Saint Cloud, Minnesota, our IP has now reached to the highest voice in the world to keep our jobs secured. IP Martinez has …

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Monthly Meeting Time

ATTENTION ALL MEMBERS! Come on down Tuesday, March 13th, 2018 to your Union Hall for our monthly meeting. We have two times, 1:00pm for a informational meeting and 6:30pm for the main meeting. if you are a steward for any of our represented shops, you have a meeting at 6:00pm. We hope any member of …

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TONS OF SUPPORT AFTER ELECTROLUX ANOUNCED CLOSURE

Saturday, February 10, 2018 City Hall, Saint Cloud, Minnesota   From all of the federal officials down to local government staff, Machinist Grand Lodge Representatives down to shop stewards, they were all there On Saturday, February 10, dozens of people converged on St. Cloud’s City Hall building to start planning for a Saint Cloud without …

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IAM Grand Lodge Responds to the Closing

https://www.goiam.org/news/territories/midwest/machinists-union-statement-electrolux-plant-closure Our top IAM leadership knows, as do our local, state, and federal government officials. We shall see in the coming weeks what comes of this.

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Electrolux Closing in St. Cloud.

Hey everyone. We all know the news, obviously, and we all have tons of questions. But, at this time we have very little to share that isn’t already well known. I do ask that we do our best to keep fear mongering and speculation to a minimum. The company has set times to start negotiations …

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A great first annual membership picnic!

We had our first annual membership picnic yesterday at Wilson Park. It went fantastic! Lots of members and their families showed up to enjoy the park and have a great cook out! Can’t wait until next year! Picture is the committee’s who put this together.

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Member Picnic 

Come on down to Wilson Park on Sunday for a picnic! All members and their families are welcome!

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IT’S FAIR TIME!

Come on down to the Benton County fair! We are also looking for volunteers to staff the labor booth Saturday at 4 pm. Contact communicator, Joe Baratta or Business Representative Colleen Murphy-Cooney if your interested.

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Members learning at the W3 Education Center

Brothers John Shotl (Steward – Electrolux) and Joe Baratta (LL623 Communicator, Steward – Electrolux) attended different classes at the William W. Winpisinger Education and Technology Center in Hollywood Maryland. Brother John attended the Leadership 1 course to further his knowledge to represent the Machinist Union and to better represent the membership. Brother Joe Baratta attended …

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