Q. Can any worker join a union in Manitoba?
A. Yes. Every worker has a legal right to form and belong to a union.
Q. Are union dues tax deductible?
A. Yes; 100% of union dues are tax deductible.
Q. What is the difference between OEM Local 987 and IUOE Local 987?
A. They are the same. OEM refers to the Operating Engineers of Manitoba. IUOE refers to the International Union of Operating Engineers. Our Manitoba Local is a chapter of IUOE.
Q. Can any member sit on the Executive Board?
A. Yes, all Local 987 members can run for elected office to serve on the Executive Board.
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