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  • iMail , News January 6, 2006

    iMail for Thursday, January 5, 2006

    Abramoff Scandal Set to Widen GOP super-lobbyist Jack Abramoff pleaded guilty this week in Washington, D.C. to three counts of fraud, tax evasion and conspiracy to bribe public officials. Abramoff later pleaded guilty in Florida to charges of fraud and conspiracy. In both cases, Abramoff agreed to cooperate with prosecutors and provide evidence about members

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  • iMail , News January 3, 2006

    iMail for Tuesday, January 3, 2006

    CEOs Rake in Big Pay, Bonuses and New Perks America ’s CEOs are still raking in the big bucks and leaving shareholders and workers to pay the tab. The median year-on-year total CEO pay rose 30 percent in 2004. The average increase was a whopping 91 percent, according to researchers at the Corporate Library. They

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  • iMail , News December 20, 2005

    iMail for Tuesday, December 20, 2005

    Father, Daughter Team Hard to Beat Some hereditary traits are known to skip a generation or weaken over time, but loyalty and tenacity just keep getting stronger at one IAM family in the Eastern Territory, The legendary Paul Kelly served the IAM and its members in Connecticut, New York and Rhode Island as a local

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  • iMail , News December 15, 2005

    iMail for Thursday, December 15, 2005

    Machinists Rout Teamster Raid at ATT The IAM defeated the International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT) decisively in a National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) election to determine representation rights for nearly 1,800 drivers employed by Auto Truck Transport (ATT). The vote total as reported by the NLRB was 946 for the IAM and 338 for the

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  • iMail , News December 13, 2005

    iMail for Tuesday, December 13, 2005

    Flight Attendants at Continental to Vote on Pact Ratification voting will take place January 18-29 on the tentative agreement reached with Continental Airlines last week on behalf of the airline’s 8,300 Flight Attendants. The terms of the four-year accord include: preservation of wage rates for current Flight Attendants; a top base pay rate of $50

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