Newsfeeds

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UPS shorted $352,420.38 from the Oregon Teamster Employers Trust, which covers healthcare benefits for full-time UPS workers. When Teamsters Local 162 found out, the union took action and made the company pay what it owed. PackageHeadline News [...]
Fri, Nov 17, 2017
Every year, several hundred of labor activists meet to learn new tools, share strategies and get inspired about how to grow and expand our movement.  Headline News [...]
Fri, Nov 17, 2017
On November 13, 2017, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration published a Final Rule to amend its drug testing program to add four opioids: hydromorphone, hydrocodone, oxymorphone, and oxycodone to the drug testing panel. Headline News [...]
Fri, Nov 17, 2017
Member of Local 754 working at Bay Valley Foods in Pecatonia, Illinois, went on strike Sunday. DairyHeadline NewsTeamsters On the Line [...]
Thu, Nov 16, 2017
Learn how Teamster women are demanding fairness and equality for themselves and others in the workplace, plus how members Local 238 in Iowa pushed back on anti-union legislation aimed at public sector workers. And hear why the Prophets of Rage aren’t going to take it anymore. Headline NewsPodcast [...]
Thu, Nov 16, 2017
The November, 2017, edition fo the Warehouse Division newsletter features articles about negotiations with Vistar/PFG, hurricane assistance for members in Puerto Rico and the fight at Sysco to protect workers rights. WarehouseHeadline News [...]
Thu, Nov 16, 2017
The November, 2017, edition of the Solid Waste and Recycling Division newsletter features articles about the contract victories at Republic Services and a first contract for Local 384 members working at Advanced Disposal. Solid Waste and RecyclingHeadline News [...]
Thu, Nov 16, 2017
The October edition of Passenger Transportation Division newsletter features articles about the Western Region Teamsters standing up for higher standards, Durham school bus victories and negotiations for Illinois Central School Bus. Passenger TransportationHeadline NewsDrive Up Standards [...]
Thu, Nov 16, 2017
The October, 2017, edition of the Freight Division newsletter contains articles about XPO organizing and autonomous vehicles. FreightHeadline NewsFreight Power [...]
Wed, Nov 15, 2017
USA Today reports that federal agencies have used port trucking companies accused of labor violations. PortHeadline News https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/2017/11/10/federal-agencies-used-port-trucking-companies-labor-violations/848554001/?link_id=3&can_id=fac3b1c9d0b7027d1bae285cb6250063&source=email-whos-abusing-port-truck-drivers&email_referrer=email_262554&email_subject=whos-abusing-port-truck-drivers [...]
Tue, Nov 14, 2017