Pa State Officers:

State Legislative Chairman:

Ken Kertesz

kkertesz@comcast.net


First Vice Chariman

Jim Oneill:

james.j.oneill@verizon.net


Second Vice Chairman

Jeff Johnson

jwj0@verizon.net


Secretary Treasurer

Tim Laveing

tmlaveing@gmail.com


Executive Committee:

Pete Fernandez

pjfernandez114@gmail.com


Steve Gothreau

sbgothreay@live.com


Representative by Division:

50-Christopher King

      king99.ck@gmail.com


71*-Jeff Johnson

      jwj0@verizon.net


74* -Joseph Mitchell

      skipmitch61@yahoo.com


146-Gary Novack

        tailwind@ptd.net


231*-Bob Francis

       bobf9@mac.com


250-Alan Rutherford

        no listing


259-Gregory Baranyay

       gregg58@gmail.com


263*-Ken Kertesz

        kkertesz@comcast.net


276-Steve Gothreau

        sbgothreay@live.com


325-Tim Laveing

        tmlaveing@gmail.com


335-Pete Kubatka

        pkubatka@comcast.net


370-Dave Caniff

        dmcaniff@comcast.net


459-Steve Bardell

        Unknown Email


483-Jim O’Neill

        james.j.oneill@verizon.net


590-Chris Cochran

       topher55@yahoo.com


700-S. V. Bilak

        hoghead726@comcast.net


730*-George Gardner

         Gardner1651@atlanticbb.net


757-Pete Fernandez

        pdfermandez@zoominternet.net


All Divisions are members of the Pa Conference of Teamsters


All Divisions are affiliated with the Pa AFL-CIO

       

 
 

Mission Statement for the Pennsylvania State Legislative Board

 

 

The Mission of the Pennsylvania State Legislative Board-BLET, Teamsters Rail Conference is to serve the membership in matters of safety and health, legislative matters and political education.  The BLET By-laws provides that the Legislative arm of the BLET is responsible to work for legislation that will benefit the BLET and oppose legislation that can bring harm to the BLET.

 

The Board has the responsibility to investigate all matters of safety when presented and is charged with working collectively with the General Committees to reach a resolve.

 

The Board will work with State and Federal Agencies in all matters that affect the membership.  

 

The Board shall gather and share all information with the membership in all matters of Political Education.  This will include making endorsements of candidates that will support BLET issues.  The Board and it's Officers are entrusted to prepare position papers and lobby State and Federal Capitols.  

 

The Chairman shall oversee all of these issues and invoke every Division Officer and in particular the Division Legislative Representative to mobilize, write, call and lobby on behalf of all members.  

 

The Board shall comply by the Brotherhood Code of Ethics as well as full compliance of National Division, Board By-Laws and the Teamsters Constitution.  

 

The Board shall endeavor to work closely with all Labor organizations within the Commonwealth and shall affiliate with those to the extent supported by the membership.  

 

To this end, the Board and it's Officers are committed to support the BLET membership.