Monthly Archives: July 2018

Facebook Woes

Amtrak has been passing out discipline to individuals who have made reference to the organization or its management team in a negative light. As much as it is your 1st Amendment right to post how you please, your union representatives highly recommend immediate discretion in this matter while we find a work-around that ensures your continued right to free speech.

Saving the Trains

As some of you may already know, Amtrak has recently removed the dining car from two long-haul trains, the Capitol Limited and the Lake Shore Limited. In addition to lost jobs, the quality of food on these trains has significantly declined. This has not gone unnoticed. A team of our international union was recently on the scene protesting the change and fighting for justice.

I AM 2018

Your local, yes, Local 43, joined with thousands in Memphis, TN earlier this year to commemorate Dr. King’s movement on behalf of the sanitation workers 50 years ago. Unite Here was very well represented. Check out some of the photos!  

We’ve Moved!

We are pleased to announce our relocation of the union office to 1132 South Wabash. Please plan a visit to check us out the next time you are in town. Unite Here 43. 1132 South Wabash Suite 606 Chicago, Il 60605 312.427.4373