Category: Announcement

Carmen’s Quarterly Summer 2021 Edition

Carmen's Union Quarterly Newsletter - Summer

As August winds down, we are proud to announce that the Summer 2021 edition of ‘Carmen’s Quarterly,’ Local 589’s newsletter, is now available! Read it here online and check your mailboxes for the print edition. This issue features an update on the legislative win of a labor seat and a rider seat on the FMCB, a …

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Statement on MBTA Employee Vaccine Mandate

Dear Brothers and Sisters, Today, Governor Baker issued an executive order that Massachusetts state workers must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination on or by October 17. By no means are we agreeing to these terms without negotiation and will continue to fight on your behalf. Throughout this pandemic, we have played an essential role in …

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The ATU mourns the passing of labor leader Richard Trumka

Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) International President John Costa released the following statement regarding the passing of AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka. “We are devastated to hear the news of the loss of our brother, friend and legendary labor leader Richard Trumka. When our International President Larry Hanley passed away, Rich was one of the first people …

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