Policy and Procedures

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GOP Congressional Letter to President Trump - Recent Executive Orders on Government Employees 2.05 MB111115-06-2018 DownloadPreview
MTD-Stewards-Manual 440.89 KB164328-06-2018 DownloadPreview
MTD Constitution and Bylaws FINAL 2016 The Constitution and Bylaws of the Metal Trades Department updated at the 2016 Constitutional Convention of the Metal Trades Department2016433.90 KB113510-03-2017 DownloadPreview
Sample Bylaws for non federal worksites 80.50 KB34310-03-2017 DownloadPreview
Sample Bylaws for federal worksites 80.50 KB37110-03-2017 DownloadPreview
Jurisdictional Policy of the Metal Trades Department, AFL-CIO Jurisdictional Policy of the Metal Trades Department, AFL-CIO160.16 KB82910-03-2017 DownloadPreview

Congressional Letters

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2.14.20 MTD Letter toDOD Secretary Esper 135.15 KB414-02-2020 DownloadPreview
2019-11-20 GCP, Caucus Letter on Inclusion of Collective Bargaining Protections in Appropriations 2.15 MB14722-11-2019 DownloadPreview
9.9.19 Trump Military Cut Correspondence 274.07 KB25609-09-2019 DownloadPreview
2019-08-28 - FWA Letter Regarding Immigration Judges Reclassification FINAL 152.06 KB26328-08-2019 DownloadPreview
Congressional Letter MTD on overturning of EO case

Letter to House and Senate members regarding the July 16, 2019 ruling from U.S. Court of Appeals for the  D.C. Circuit overturning the lower court ruling blocking the implementation of three controversial Trump Workforce Executive Orders taking aim at federal employee unions.


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Congressional Leadership Letter on MSPB 12-19-18 108.18 KB55220-12-2018 DownloadPreview
2018-07-16 FWA Ltr to Rep Scott ALJ EO 225.88 KB91016-07-2018 DownloadPreview
Tester Heitkamp 3 EO letter 460.34 KB193516-07-2018 DownloadPreview
S Beach Fill opposition letter 6 pm 6.17 82.57 KB34029-06-2018 DownloadPreview
GOP Congressional Letter to President Trump - Recent Executive Orders on Government Employees 2.05 MB31929-06-2018 DownloadPreview
MTD Opposes S.279 Rubio Amendment 126.21 KB35529-06-2018 DownloadPreview
6-26-18 FY 19 House Appropriation Bill Amendment Support 193.35 KB39526-06-2018 DownloadPreview
executive order on feds 188.92 KB36131-05-2018 DownloadPreview
5-1-2017 HR 1180 Opposition Letter

Letter to House of Representative urging them to oppose HR1180

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FWA Letter Opposing HR 1364 106.28 KB103925-03-2017 DownloadPreview
Letter to Congress on HR 1364 and HR 1293 Letter from President Hart to Congress on behalf of the Metal Trades Department and its affiliated International Unions, I strongly urge you to Vote No on the Official Time Reform Act of 2017 (H.R. 1364) and H.R. 1293 during the bills’ markups on Wednesday, March 8, 2017. 275.70 KB64910-03-2017 DownloadPreview
PAGE ACT Opposition ltr 010617 Letter to Congress regarding the Metal Trades Department's opposition to the PAGE Act. The PAGE Act is nothing less than a veiled attempt to undermine civil service protections provided federal employees that helps enable them to perform their duties unfettered by partisan politics and ideology.372.95 KB57110-03-2017 DownloadPreview

Logos and Posters and Presentations

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Metal Trades Logo in Black Metal Trades Department Logo in Black33.51 KB16910-03-2017 DownloadPreview
Metal Trades Department Logo in Color Metal Trades Department Logo in Color788.14 KB17410-03-2017 DownloadPreview


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Metaletter Third Quarter 2013 Metaletter Third Quarter 20136.14 MB44010-03-2017 DownloadPreview
Metaletter Third Quarter 2008 Metaletter Third Quarter 2008796.45 KB44610-03-2017 DownloadPreview
Metaletter Third Quarter 2006 Metaletter Third Quarter 2006541.52 KB44010-03-2017 DownloadPreview
Metaletter Second Quarter 2010 In this issue: Union Coalition and NAVSEA Launch FormalLabor-Management Council Partnership Agreement 1.18 MB43510-03-2017 DownloadPreview
Metaletter Second Quarter 2009 Metaletter Second Quarter 20091.66 MB42510-03-2017 DownloadPreview
Metaletter Second Quarter 2007 Metaletter Second Quarter 20076.94 MB42810-03-2017 DownloadPreview
Metaletter Second Quarter 2006 Metaletter Second Quarter 2006479.38 KB40010-03-2017 DownloadPreview
Metaletter Fourth Quarter 2006 Metaletter Fourth Quarter 2006529.46 KB41110-03-2017 DownloadPreview
Metaletter Fourth Quarter 2005 Metaletter Fourth Quarter 2005442.79 KB32910-03-2017 DownloadPreview
Metaletter First Quarter 2013 Metaletter First Quarter 2013717.50 KB42710-03-2017 DownloadPreview
Metaletter First Quarter 2009 Metaletter First Quarter 20091.14 MB39010-03-2017 DownloadPreview
Metaletter First Quarter 2004 Metaletter First Quarter 2004569.26 KB38210-03-2017 DownloadPreview
Metaletter 2004 "A year in review" Metaletter 2004 "A year in review"765.44 KB34210-03-2017 DownloadPreview


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The Uncertain Future of a Great American Shipyard Nov. 2011--Report on the Future of Avondale Shipyard2.07 MB42410-03-2017 DownloadPreview
The Effect of DOE Policy 350.1 on Representation and Morale On Union-Represented Contractor Personnel The Effect of DOE Policy 350.1 on Representation and Morale On Union-Represented Contractor Personnel125.92 KB35010-03-2017 DownloadPreview
Like its past Avondale's future is in shipbuilding A team of respected academics has concluded that Avondale’s future, like its past, is shipbuilding. In a 26-page white paper released on December 1, 2011, the Avondale Academic Research Project concedes that the Navy’s cutbacks in shipbuilding “make it unlikely that Avondale will continue as a shipbuilder for the Navy.2.07 MB31610-03-2017 DownloadPreview
Information for our members Concerning DOE small business contracts! Information fo our members Concerning DOE small business contracts!756.24 KB36110-03-2017 DownloadPreview

President Harts Photo and Official Bio

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President James Hart bio James (Jimmy) V. Hart was elected President of the Metal Trades Department (MTD), AFL-CIO, by the MTD Executive Council to fill the unexpired term of the retiring President effective July 1, 2016.194.52 KB69210-03-2017 DownloadPreview
MTD President James Hart Photo MTD President James Hart Photo1.08 MB15210-03-2017 DownloadPreview

70th Convention of the Metal Trades Department

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MTD Constitution and Bylaws FINAL 2016 433.90 KB41010-03-2017 DownloadPreview

69th Convention of the Metal Trades Department

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THE WORKINGS OF A UNION AND ITS RESPONSIBILITY TO HANDLE EMPLOYEE COMPLAINTS Power Point Presentation from the 2013 Conference266.94 KB7510-03-2017 Download
Report of the President to the 69th Convention of the Metal Trades Department Report of the President to the 69th Convention of the Metal Trades Department610.55 KB35910-03-2017 DownloadPreview
Minutes of the 69th Constitutional Convention of the Metal Trades Department Minutes of the 69th Constitutional Convention of the Metal Trades Department159.88 KB32910-03-2017 DownloadPreview
Lobbying and Creating Political Allies Jack Flynn, President of Flynn and Associates, presented a short talk on how to lobby and create allies among our political leadership.531.49 KB7110-03-2017 Download
"Building Our Future" 2013 MTD Annual Conference Power Point presentation "Building Our Future"95.94 KB6610-03-2017 Download

2018 Leadership Seminar

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Rosenfeld Offensive Bargaining pdf 3.15 MB34710-07-2018 DownloadPreview
Mapping a plant 763.48 KB34408-02-2018 DownloadPreview
MTD HISTORY 143.45 KB32010-07-2018 DownloadPreview
METAL TRADES COUNCILS RECORD RETENTION 52.33 KB26510-07-2018 DownloadPreview
LaborRelationsFundamentals For Federal MTC Officers 352.26 KB7910-07-2018 Download
Internal External Organizing2

Powerpoint file presented at the 2018 Leadership Seminar by James White, Director of Organizing, SMART

5.48 MB21008-02-2018 Download
Federal Reconciliation Mediation Form 964.57 KB28010-07-2018 DownloadPreview
Communication & Interpretation .PPT 229.71 KB9510-07-2018 Download

Jones Act and other Legislation

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Energizing American Shipbuilding Act White Paper 504.70 KB117415-05-2018 DownloadPreview

Press Releases

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6-13-18 MTD EXECUTIVE ORDER PRESS RELEASE 481.43 KB60513-06-2018 DownloadPreview
Press Release - Antares Arrival - 080109 - F

Philly Shipyard press release announcing drydocking contract for MARAD ship

124.43 KB25402-08-2019 DownloadPreview

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