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    AMFA Organizing Drive to Replace Association

    I do not want Dues Check-Off and or COPE ( Committee On Political Education ) for politics.
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    AMFA Organizing Drive to Replace Association

    Staying in the TWU/IAM, the Association maintains your status in a Fleet Service Union, to the point of being outnumbered, Mechanics to Agents. It is not the Fleet Service Employee's fault; it is the Association. Ask yourself what the touted strength in numbers has done for you as a Mechanic or...
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    Economy, Basic Economy, Main Cabin...

    My doctor flies on AA every year to Hawaii and has complained that the 737 seats are uncomfortable and the AirBus is good.
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    AMFA Organizing Drive to Replace Association

    AMT Day, here in Tulsa we received our gift, a Snap-On socket set. It comes with a magnetic case. The funny part of this story is that you have to have your A&P License. If not you still received a European Man Bag. On another note, I did not hear from the TWU, except Gary Schaible's letter...
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    AMFA Organizing Drive to Replace Association

    As soon as I can, I have been ill. I see that it has been done.
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    AMFA Organizing Drive to Replace Association

    AMFA bulletin board at 36 st North and 169 highway Tulsa, Maintenance
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    Captain Roger Victor

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    AMFA Organizing Drive to Replace Association

    Weez? isn't that another name for the virus some are calling COVID?
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    AMFA Organizing Drive to Replace Association

    I am a new employee at American and recently joined this forum. I heard about an upcoming vote for a union. Are the mechanics unionized at this time?
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    AMFA Organizing Drive to Replace Association

    The language used, often including in this forum, speaks of "what AMFA will or will not do," unlike the AFL-CIO broken union models, AMFA must fall upon their membership to make this new direction work. For example, a designation is known as a "shop steward" may have a different title in other...
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    AMFA Organizing Drive to Replace Association

    Perhaps each of us could attempt to contact the NMB to see if Covid is going to delay the process...
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    AMFA Organizing Drive to Replace Association

    How about negotiating a lump sum payment into the 401k, instead of just giving up?
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    AMFA Organizing Drive to Replace Association

    This not about the IAM and TWU, these two entities no longer exist except under the umbrella of the Association.
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    IAM PENSION FUND

    https://www.goiam.org/news/iam-files-for-representation-election-for-over-500-republic-airways-aircraft-maintenance-technicians/?fbclid=IwAR11jRrQBObqgHjKV52PyC2zaCfmLL3PAoW5Fw86bgWgZYBJaDslt3oKzmY