Political Action Updates

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    1049 members volunteer at the Jacob's Light Foundation for the troops serving overseas

    Nelson Sierra (pictured) along with other members of Local 1049, volunteered to help with the Jacob's Light Foundation - a foundation that helps deployed troops overseas by sending them necessities and comforts from home. On the last Tuesday of every month, members of the local help packing boxes...

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    1049: Call Congress on Valentines Day

    Congressional Republicans are taking the economy hostage again—threatening to blow it up unless vital services for working families are cut. Call your members of Congress Feb. 14 and tell them to stand up to these bullies, reject benefit cuts for Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid and cancel...

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    Fix The Senate Now!

    Call your Senators today and urge them to support Senate rules reform. The current rules that govern the Senate are hurting democracy. In the past, our nation was able to move forward on landmark legislation that put in place workers' rights, civil rights, retirement security for seniors and much...