Notice of Death: Timothy G. Campbell

Notice of Death: Timothy G. Campbell

It is with great sadness that we inform you of the passing of Timothy Campbell. Timmy had been a valued member of our local since 1983 and served as a Business Agent for over a decade. Timmy will be missed. Please keep the Campbell family in your thoughts as they go through this difficult time.

Calling hours will be held on Sunday, July 28th, 2019 from 2-5pm at the McHoul Funeral Home, Inc., 895 Route 82, Hopewell Junction. The Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on …

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Local 79 Fights for Free Speech – #SaveScabby

Local 79 Fights for Free Speech – #SaveScabby

When facing a legal case that received national press and has potential ramifications for the entire country, our union has not backed down. On behalf of the Mannix Family ShopRites, the Presidentially-appointed lawyers of the National Labor Relations Board attempted to shut our protests down and stop our use of inflatable rats to speak out against worker exploitation. In blatant disregard of our right to free speech, Peter Robb, the NLRB General Counsel, has launched a vendetta against Scabby the Rat, which is no surprise …

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Sign Petition to Protect Union Apprenticeships!

Sign Petition to Protect Union Apprenticeships!

Union apprenticeships are under attack! We need to stop the federal government from allowing low quality industry apprenticeship programs, called IRAPs, in the construction industry. Click the link and sign the petition to protect LIUNA Apprenticeships!

If you are a journeyworker, click this link to sign the petition: LIUNAMemberComments.org.

If you are an apprentice, click this link to sign the petition:LIUNATrainingComments.org

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Local 79’s Membership Assistance Program Recovery Support Group!!

Local 79’s Membership Assistance Program Recovery Support Group!!

As part of Local 79’s Membership Assistance Program, the Recovery Support Group will be meeting the first Tuesday of every month. For more information, call Bernard at 646-265-7762. 

This is an anonymous meeting only for Local 79 members interested in supporting each others’ path to recovery. Food and refreshments will be provided.

 

 

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