Employee Bulletins

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January 6, 2022

Beaumont Area EIB #39

To: All BMRF/B&P Employees The purpose of this note is to keep you informed of the status of bargaining. As you saw in our recent Decertification Update, on December 29, 2021 the USW’s unresolved unfair labor practice charges caused the mail-in ballot votes from the NLRB’s election to be impounded. This means that the votes […]

December 7, 2021

Beaumont Area EIB #38

To: All BMRF/B&P Employees This bulletin is responsive to rumored lies from the USW which claim 1) that the Company has refused to meet with the Union for bargaining sessions and 2) that the Company does not have an offer on the table available for ratification. USW Lie No. 1: The Company has refused to […]

November 12, 2021

Beaumont Area EIB #37

To: All BMRF/B&P Employees This bulletin is responsive to rumors which suggest that the Beaumont Refinery and Blending & Packaging Plant will go back “on-pattern” if a contract is not ratified by YE21. Regardless of what you may have been told by the USW, the Beaumont Refinery is not a pattern site. Over the course […]

November 2, 2021

Beaumont Area EIB #36

To: All BMRF/B&P Employees The purpose of this note is to keep you informed of bargaining and to address a false rumor about the union’s dismissed NLRB charge against the Company on the Savings Plan match suspension. Bargaining Session #54; November 1, 2021 In an extended session yesterday, November 1, a small group of representatives […]

October 27, 2021

Beaumont Area EIB #35

To: All BMRF/B&P Employees The purpose of this note is to keep you informed on bargaining. Bargaining Session #52; October 26, 2021 We met with the union yesterday, for the first time since the union ratification vote on October 19. As we told the union, yesterday’s meeting was disappointing. As you know, even after the […]

October 19, 2021

Beaumont Area EIB #34

To: All BMRF/B&P Employees The Company has learned that today’s union vote on our offer has not passed. We are disappointed that the Company’s enhanced offer was not ratified. Our offer reflected the outcome of months of bargaining, and included the Union’s requests to expand support for security and seniority. This was the best offer […]

October 18, 2021

Beaumont Area EIB #33

To: All Represented BMRF/B&P Employees As you consider how to vote tomorrow, we wanted to address many of the outstanding rumors and misinformation about the Company’s current offer. First of all, what the Company is proposing is present in other USW contracts, meaning the USW has already agreed to these changes. They are common provisions. […]

October 17, 2021

Beaumont Area EIB #32

To: All BMRF/B&P Employees On Monday, October 11, after a five month lockout, the Union announced a ratification vote to be held on Tuesday, October 19. Since the announcement of this ratification vote, the Company has heard consistent false rumors which claim that “the Company will end the lockout and return employees to work on November […]

October 12, 2021

Beaumont Area EIB #31

To: All Represented BMRF/B&P Employees We understand that the Union has scheduled a ratification vote on the company’s current offer. While we are disappointed that it took this long, we are encouraged by this opportunity for a vote on our offer and are supportive of our employees’ rights to have their voice heard. As posted […]