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  • iMail , News October 10, 2006

    iMail for Tuesday, October 10, 2006

    San Francisco Local 1781 Celebrates 60 Years IP Tom Buffenbarger and Transportation GVP Robert Roach, Jr. joined California Reps. George Miller, Tom Lantos and more than 300 guests for the 60th anniversary celebration of San Francisco’s legendary Local 1781. “The Air Transport sector of the IAM rose to greatness thanks to the solidarity and strength of

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  • News October 10, 2006

    Foreign Policy Poised to Muddy 2006 Elections

    Rising casualties in Iraq plus news that North Korea detonated a nuclear weapon are fueling expectations by some analysts that U.S. voters will flock to the polls on Election Day. Not so, according to one respected pollster, who claims the renewed focus on foreign policy threatens to drown out economic concerns and could be a

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  • News October 6, 2006

    Video: Brain Cancer Stalks Pratt Workers

    OCTOBER 6, 2006 – John Greco and John Shea worked as grinders at the old Pratt & Whitney plant in North Haven, Connecticut.  But after decades on the job, their lives were cut short after battling brain cancer.

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  • iMail , News October 6, 2006

    iMail for Thursday, October 5, 2006

    U.S. Approves Joint Rocket Venture Antitrust regulators at the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) gave the green light this week to the United Launch Alliance (ULA), a $1.06 billion plan by Lockheed Martin Corp and Boeing Co. to merge their rocket building and launch operations. Under the agreement, Boeing’s Delta rockets and Lockheed’s Atlas rockets will

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  • News October 5, 2006

    Video: NAFTA Fails

    OCTOBER 5, 2006 – On January 1, 1994, the federal government put into place NAFTA, the North American Free Trade Agreement.  The idea was to remove the economic borders between America, Mexico and Canada.  Unfortunately, it erased much more than borders.

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