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2018 BLET Scholarship Directory
Friday, January 12, 2018

Open enrollment extended to January 15 at midnight for Aflac Critical Illness and Accident benefits
Monday, January 08, 2018

James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund begins accepting applications from sons and daughters of Teamsters for 2018
Monday, January 08, 2018

Registration continues for February’s LM-2 class
Thursday, January 04, 2018

Space remains for S-T training class in January
Wednesday, December 27, 2017

BLET distributes gifts from Perrien Fund in Hurricane Harvey relief effort
Tuesday, December 26, 2017

“Be Strong:” International rail organizations extend solidarity, condolences following Amtrak crash in Washington State
Thursday, December 21, 2017

BLET to hold ST workshop for LM-2 filers
Wednesday, December 20, 2017

BLET President’s statement regarding Dec. 18 Amtrak derailment in Washington State
Tuesday, December 19, 2017

BLET Action Alert: Republican tax bill on track to put Railroad Retirement Unemployment & Sickness benefits in the siding
Friday, December 15, 2017

NCFO members ratify new collective bargaining agreement
Thursday, December 14, 2017

43 BLET families win Hoffa scholarships in 2017, including nine $10,000 winners
Thursday, December 14, 2017

Open enrollment ends December 14 at midnight for Aflac Critical Illness and Accident benefits
Wednesday, December 13, 2017

BLET to host S-T training class in January 2018
Tuesday, December 12, 2017

SMART TD ratifies new collective bargaining agreement
Friday, December 01, 2017

BLET members ratify national contract
Friday, December 01, 2017

Signalmen become second CBG union to ratify new national agreement
Wednesday, November 29, 2017

ATDA ratifies the national mediated collective bargaining agreement
Tuesday, November 28, 2017

CP Rail members urged to vote YES on Tentative National Agreement
Monday, November 27, 2017

Thanksgiving 2017
Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Can you spare less than two minutes to vote?
Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Duplicate ratification ballot schedule for Thanksgiving weekend
Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Dehart reelected NS-Northern Lines/CFE General Chairman
Wednesday, November 22, 2017

CSX Northern Lines members urged to vote YES on Tentative National Agreement
Tuesday, November 21, 2017

BLET members to keep Health FSA plan for 2018
Tuesday, November 21, 2017

GA-46000 Lifetime maximum adjusted for 2018
Monday, November 20, 2017

Why I’m voting YES on the Tentative National Agreement
Monday, November 20, 2017

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AAR reports rail traffic for week ending January 13, 2018
CP Rail reports 4Q, full-year 2017 results
KCS reports 4Q and full-year 2017 results
CSX plans 2,000 more layoffs in 2018
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Lac-Megantic jury to deliberate today for ninth consecutive day
Teamsters issue statement on bus attack impacting California Teamster drivers, tech shuttle passengers
Norfolk Southern pushing for ‘more stable’ rail service in 2018
Missouri man who stopped Amtrak train in Nebraska faces additional charges
Freight car derails in Mexico, falls on house, killing 5
House bill would partially fund PTC, mandate 2018 deadline
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Lake Forest hires special counsel to investigate lobbying payments for Amtrak stop
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