IBT General President Candidates Forum Live on the Internet
WHEN: August 25, 2016, 6:30pm (EDT)
WHERE: National Press Club (529 14th Street NW 13th Floor, Washington, D.C. 20045
WHAT: A limited number of tickets are available to attend the Candidates Forum, in person. Contact the candidates for information on tickets.
- Fred Zuckerman, candidate for IBT General President on the Teamsters United Slate
- Ken Hall, candidate for IBT General Secretary-Treasurer on the Hoffa-Hall2016 Slate (Jim Hoffa, candidate for IBT General President on the Hoffa-Hall2016 Slate has designated Mr. Hall to appear as his representative at the Candidates Forum. 2 016 Election Rules, Article VII, Section 6( d))
Watch LIVE at https://facebook.com/teamsters or https://teamster.org. The internet audience will be able to submit questions that may be posed to the
candidates during the Forum.
Watch the Forum later, or read the transcript, at www.ibtvote.org. CHECK WWW.IBTVOTE.ORG FOR UPDATES ABOUT THE GENERAL PRESIDENT CANDIDATES FORUM.
Important Pension Info
Due to increased demand for pension appointments, the NW Administrators Pension Department has decided to extend the Pension Field Representative’s schedule for Teamsters Local 690 members for August 2016 and September 2016 as a trial period.
He will now be here on Monday afternoons, Tuesday’s from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and Wednesday mornings. Please call (509-455-9410) to schedule your appointments well in advance as they will book up quickly.
Volunteer Help Needed for Events
Teamsters Local 690 is looking for Volunteers to help coordinate our Annual Marv Long Live to Ride and Drive Charity Poker Run as well as our Teamsters Local 690 Centennial Celebration for 2017.
If you are interested in helping with either one of these events, please contact the Local at (509) 455-9410 or by e-mail.
Connor Hickman Awarded James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship
Connor Hickman, son of Local 690 URM member Walter William Hickman II, was just named as a recipient of a 2016 James R. Hoffa $1,000 Bootstrap scholarship.
Connor graduated on June 10th from MT Spokane High School with a GPA of 3.97 and will be attending MT. Tech in the fall.
Congratulations, young man, on a job well done!
June 2016 Local 690 Newsletter
Download the latest newsletter! Stories in this issue include:
- Delegates Nominations Results
- Recently Ratified Contracts
- Charity Clay Shoot Competition
- Public Sector Update
- Estenson Logistics Arbitration Victory
- Annual Workers Memorial Ceremony
- Secretary-Treasurer Message
- Membership Pins
- Recent Retirees
- Pension Appointments
- Broken Wheel
Executive Board Re-elected by Acclamation
At the November General Membership and Officer's Nomination Meeting, Val Holstrom and the Teamsters Local 690 Executive Board were re-elected by acclamation of the membership.
Pictured from left to right: Taj Wilkerson, Trustee (Liberty Lake Police Dept.); Ricardo Lopez, Recording Secretary (Instructor AGC Apprenticeship Training Center); Matt Sturgell, Trustee (UPS Freight); Val Holstrom, Secretary-Treasurer; Matt President, President (Franz Bakery); Carol Stone, Vice-President (AMR); Mike Robinson, Trustee, (FSA).
AMR CONTRACT MEETING
LABOR DAY PICNIC
Labor Day Picnic
Monday, September 5, 2016
11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Columbia Park Main Stage
Free lunch served from 11:00am to 1:00pm
Construction Out-of-Work Slips and Payments
Construction Out-of-Work slips and Hire Hal payments are due by 5 PM on the last business day of the month.