Category: Testimony

Sep 18

Testimony from Today’s Transportation Hearing

Local 589 President James O'Brien testifying before the Transportation Committee.

Monday, September 18, 2017 Jimmy O’Brien, Boston Carmen’s Union Testimony Good afternoon. Thank you, Chairman McGee, Chairman Straus and members of the committee for the opportunity to testify today. My name is Jimmy O’Brien, I am the President of the Boston Carmen’s Union Local 589. The Boston Carmen’s Union is the largest of 28 unions …

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Jul 31

President O’Brien Testifies before FMCB in Support of IAM, Local 264

Jimmy O'Brien FMCB Testimony

Jimmy O’Brien, Boston Carmen’s Union FMCB Testimony July 31, 2017 My name is James O’Brien, I am the President of the Boston Carmen’s Union, representing over 4,100 hardworking members of the MBTA. Last year, the Carmen’s Union fought against privatization to save our jobs and do what we think is in the best interest of …

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May 22

Testimony from today’s (5/22) MBTA Fiscal and Management Control Board

Boston Carmen's Union President Jimmy O'Brien seen here testifing before the MBTA Fiscal and Management Control Board about the MBTARF.

This afternoon, Boston Carmen’s Union President Jimmy O’Brien testified before the MBTA Fiscal and Management Control Board about the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority Retirement Fund (MBTARF). FMCB Testimony – MBTARF Jimmy O’Brien, Boston Carmen’s Union May 22, 2017 While the members of this board know that I am a board member of the MBTA Retirement …

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