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AT&T Signature Program Discounts through Union Plus

Did you know that AT&T waives select activation and upgrade fees for union members enrolled in the AT&T Signature Program?

That means that when you buy a new phone on AT&T, you can save on the costs associated with upgrading and activating a new device – which means more savings back in your pocket.

Learn more: https://unionplus.deals/15bd1

OPEIU remembers the legacy of Charlie Ponti (1913-2019)

OPEIU remembers the legacy of Charlie Ponti (1913-2019)

The members, staff and elected leaders of OPEIU mourn the loss of our beloved brother in the fight for justice, Charlie Ponti, who passed away last Friday, June 28, at the age of 106.

 

For 77 years, Brother Ponti served OPEIU as a union organizer, business representative and, later, as president of the Local 153 Retirees Association. As the longest-serving member of OPEIU, and as an integral part of our union for the better part of a century, OPEIU is committed to ensuring his legacy – and his lifelong commitment to organizing the unorganized – is remembered for generations to come.

Movie Tickets!

Thinking about going to dinner and a movie? Save up to 37% off movie tickets with Union Plus Movie Discounts.

Discounts can be used at national chains including AMC Theatres, Regal Cinemas, Cinemark Theatres, and more!

Learn more: https://unionplus.deals/5c8fc

Sign the petition to support striking Verizon workers

Sign the petition to support striking Verizon workers

Verizon workers are on strike to prevent the telecommunications giant from using its massive profits – earned on the backs of its employees and enlarged even further thanks to the 2017 corporate tax cut – to outsource good-paying jobs overseas.

Sign the petition below to show your solidarity with striking Verizon workers, and to signal to Verizon executives that working people are united in opposition to their offshoring.

https://actionnetwork.org/petitions/stand-with-striking-verizon-workers-2?source=direct_link&

Richard Lanigan Re-elected President at 28th OPEIU Convention

Mary Mahoney also Re-elected Secretary-Treasurer

Las Vegas, Nevada (June 11, 2019) – Delegates to the Office and Professional Employees International Union’s 28thConvention have re-elected Richard Lanigan as president for a four-year term. Also re-elected to her fourth term was Secretary-Treasurer Mary Mahoney.

Since becoming president, Lanigan, who also serves as business manager of OPEIU Local 153 in New York and is a member of the AFL-CIO Executive Council, has implemented an innovative union model that focuses on building local union power to organize a new generation of working people. He also has found new ways to improve the lives of OPEIU members, including the development of an OPEIU 401(k) program and national health plan. 

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Office and Professional Employees International Union was chartered in 1945 and with more than 104,000 members (representing 110,000 employees) strong, we’re one of the larger unions of the AFL-CIO.  OPEIU has locals in every state, Puerto Rico and Canada. 

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