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President's Message

“An active union member takes a strong interest in his or her union, gets involved and takes the union message to others.”

Resolve to Get Involved

When I first became a union member in 1972, I was told a union is only as strong as its members. That notion is as true today as it was forty three years ago. We all have to take responsibility and do our part to make our union stronger. As a member, are you willing to be more active in building your local union and the power of the GMP? ...

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Union Plus

Check out the many benefits and products available at discounted prices to all GMP members (and retirees) at Union Plus. Established by the AFL-CIO when they created Union Privilege in 1986, Union Plus provides union members and their families with valuable consumer benefits. With Union Plus benefits, your union membership "pays" at work and at home.
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Extended Benefits

Information about Extended Benefits for Unemployment Insurance:
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Retiree Trust

We have just updated the "GMP Retiree Trust" information - this is a must read if your are a retired GMP member or are considering retirement soon.
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Annual Reports

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