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    JOE MORELLE SECURES ENDORSEMENT
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    FROM AMALGAMATED TRANSIT UNION LOCAL 282
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    April 9, 2018 | Press Release
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    Rochester, NY – Today, the Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) Local 282 endorsed Joe Morelle’s candidacy for the 25th Congressional District. ATU is the fourth union endorsement that Morelle has received to date.
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    “Joe has a long history of supporting the transit transportation industry,” said Jacques Chapman, President of ATU Local 282. “He has stood alongside our workers time and time again as we fight for more job opportunities and better wages. As our next Congressman, Joe will continue to be a strong advocate for our members and working men and women everywhere.”
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    “ATU members are some of the most dedicated public servants in our community and I am truly grateful for their support,” said Morelle. “Now, more than ever, it is critical that our working families have a representative Washington who will work tirelessly to continue to create more job opportunities, expand access to affordable healthcare for all, and ensure a fair wage for every person.”
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    Morelle, who currently serves as a state Assemblymember representing the towns of Brighton, Irondequoit and parts of the city of Rochester, has spent a lifetime in public service working to advance the best interests of his community. In the Assembly, Morelle has successfully fought for the passage of legislation to raise the minimum wage in New York State, establish paid family leave to ease the burden on our working families, improve access to healthcare for all people, bring millions of dollars in infrastructure improvements to our area, and...
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    JOE MORELLE SECURES ENDORSEMENT
    FROM AMALGAMATED TRANSIT UNION LOCAL 282

    April 9, 2018 | Press Release

    Rochester, NY – Today, the Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) Local 282 endorsed Joe Morelle’s candidacy for the 25th Congressional District. ATU is the fourth union endorsement that Morelle has received to date.

    “Joe has a long history of supporting the transit transportation industry,” said Jacques Chapman, President of ATU Local 282. “He has stood alongside our workers time and time again as we fight for more job opportunities and better wages. As our next Congressman, Joe will continue to be a strong advocate for our members and working men and women everywhere.”

    “ATU members are some of the most dedicated public servants in our community and I am truly grateful for their support,” said Morelle. “Now, more than ever, it is critical that our working families have a representative Washington who will work tirelessly to continue to create more job opportunities, expand access to affordable healthcare for all, and ensure a fair wage for every person.”

    Morelle, who currently serves as a state Assemblymember representing the towns of Brighton, Irondequoit and parts of the city of Rochester, has spent a lifetime in public service working to advance the best interests of his community. In the Assembly, Morelle has successfully fought for the passage of legislation to raise the minimum wage in New York State, establish paid family leave to ease the burden on our working families, improve access to healthcare for all people, bring millions of dollars in infrastructure improvements to our area, and increase workforce development training to ensure individuals have the skills and training they need to be successful.

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Sunday, April 8

  • ATU International Latino Caucus Executive Committee
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    Yolanda Moreno is a Train Operator with the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) in Oakland, California. She has been an organizer with her local ATU 1555 since 2009 and became a shop steward in 2011.She has been a part of her local Latino Caucus Chapter since its inception in 2012 and as part of the organization is active in the organizing and planning of their annual, Miracle in the Mission, Cesar Chavez Parade and Back to School backpack giveback events. She was elected as Recording Secretary of the  ATU International Latino Caucus in October 2016. As part of the ATU-ILC aside from taking the minutes for each meeting, she is the chair of the annual conference and has spent time establishing a social media presence for the ATU-ILC. In her personal time, she enjoys traveling, spending time with her family and her dog Spanky
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    Yolanda Moreno is a Train Operator with the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) in Oakland, California. She has been an organizer with her local ATU 1555 since 2009 and became a shop steward in 2011.She has been a part of her local Latino Caucus Chapter since its inception in 2012 and as part of the organization is active in the organizing and planning of their annual, Miracle in the Mission, Cesar Chavez Parade and Back to School backpack giveback events. She was elected as Recording Secretary of the  ATU International Latino Caucus in October 2016. As part of the ATU-ILC aside from taking the minutes for each meeting, she is the chair of the annual conference and has spent time establishing a social media presence for the ATU-ILC. In her personal time, she enjoys traveling, spending time with her family and her dog. 
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    J.Fernando LeBron is a Switchman with the Chicago Transit Authority. He has been with the ATU local 308 since day one due to his mentors Hector Flores, Tony Velez and Richie Souchet encouraging him to be active. In 2006 he was an Executive Board Assistant for 308 and is currently an Executive Board member. He has been part of his local Latino Caucus Chapter since 2004 and has been the Mid-West Representative for the ATU International Latino Caucus since 2013. In her personal time, he enjoys spending time with family, he is active in his community, a leader in his church community is an active member of the Bearded Villians and ladies yes he's single :)
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    J.Fernando LeBron is a Switchman with the Chicago Transit Authority. He has been with ATU Local 308 since day one due to his mentors Hector Flores, Antonio Velez and Richie Souchet encouraging him to be active in the union. In 2006 he became an Executive Board Assistant at ATU 308 and is currently an Executive Board member. He has been part of his local Latino Caucus Chapter since 2004 and has been the Midwest Region Representative for the ATU International Latino Caucus since 2013. In her personal time, he enjoys spending time with family, is active in his community, a leader in his church community is an active member of the Bearded Villians Club. 
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Saturday, April 7

Friday, April 6

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    Derek Pennica is an RTS Operators Steward who represents and defends the interests of his fellow employees as a labor union member and official.
     
    Derek Pennica is an RTS Operators Steward who represents and defends the interests of his fellow employees as a labor union member and official.
     
    Before serving as a Steward, Derek has currently worked 6 years as a Transit Bus Operator in Rochester, NY and Tampa, FL. Working at Paychex for 4 years helped Derek obtain effective office skills and organization.
     
    Before serving as a Steward, Derek has currently worked 6 years as a Transit Bus Operator in Rochester, NY and Tampa, FL. Working at Paychex for 4 years helped Derek obtain effective office skills and organization.
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    Derek enjoys watching hockey and playing the drums.
     
    Derek is available for questions and private consultations. You can reach Derek using the contact information above.
     
    Derek is available for questions and private consultations. You can reach Derek using the contact information above.
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    Before serving as a Steward, Derek has currently worked 6 years as a Transit Bus Operator in Rochester, NY and Tampa, FL. Working at Paychex for 4 years helped Derek obtain effective office skills and organization.
     
    Before serving as a Steward, Derek has currently worked 6 years as a Transit Bus Operator in Rochester, NY and Tampa, FL. Working at Paychex for 4 years helped Derek obtain effective office skills and organization.
     
    Derek enjoys watching and playing the drums.
     
    Derek enjoys watching and playing the drums.
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    Derek is available for questions and private consultations. You can reach Derek using the contact information above.
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    Derek Pennica is an RTS Operators Steward who represents and defends the interests of his fellow employees as a labor union member and official.
     
    Derek Pennica is an RTS Operators Steward who represents and defends the interests of his fellow employees as a labor union member and official.
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    Before serving as a Steward business or freelance work, Derek has currently worked 6 years as a Transit Bus Operator in Rochester, NY and Tampa, FL. Working at Paychex for 4 years helped Derek obtain effective office skills and organization.
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    Before serving as a Steward, Derek has currently worked 6 years as a Transit Bus Operator in Rochester, NY and Tampa, FL. Working at Paychex for 4 years helped Derek obtain effective office skills and organization.
     
    Derek enjoys watching and playing the drums.
     
    Derek enjoys watching and playing the drums.
     
    Derek is available for questions and private consultations. You can reach Derek using the contact information below.
     
    Derek is available for questions and private consultations. You can reach Derek using the contact information below.
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    Derek Pennica is an RTS Operators Steward who represents and defends the interests of his fellow employees as a labor union member and official.
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    Before serving as a Steward business or freelance work, Derek has currently worked 6 years as a Transit Bus Operator in Rochester, NY and Tampa, FL. Working at Paychex for 4 years helped Derek obtain effective office skills and organization.
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    Derek enjoys watching and playing the drums.
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    Derek is available for questions and private consultations. You can reach Derek using the contact information below.
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