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A small group of Teamsters who work for Republic Parking in downtown Seattle voted to ratify a new three-year contract last week. ParkingHeadline News http://www.teamsters117.org/it_s_100_republic_parking_teamsters_unanimously_ratify_new_contract [...]
Fri, Sep 22, 2017
The workers at Central States Pension Fund are members of Teamsters Local 743 in Chicago. On Wednesday, September 20, they surprised General Secretary-Treasurer Ken Hall with an act of generosity that shows what a union is all about. Headline News [...]
Fri, Sep 22, 2017
The Washington Times recently published an editorial by Dennis Pierce, National President of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen. RailHeadline News [...]
Thu, Sep 21, 2017
The Teamsters Union along with Investor Voice, a representative of the Equality Network Foundation, are sponsors of a shareholder proposal calling on FedEx to publicly disclose the corporation’s lobbying activity.   Headline News [...]
Thu, Sep 21, 2017
Following a six-month organizing effort, 140 warehouse workers, drivers and other employees at Wismettac Asian Foods voted on September 19 to join Teamsters Local 630 in Los Angeles. The vote count was 75-22 in favor of union representation. WarehouseHeadline NewsPress ReleasesOrganizing Victories [...]
Wed, Sep 20, 2017
Teamster Women's Conference continued its second day on Monday, with an address from Teamsters General Secretary-Treasurer  Ken Hall, to more than a thousand Teamster women in San Antonio, Texas. Headline NewsTeamster Women's Conference [...]
Wed, Sep 20, 2017
The UPS and UPS Freight Screening Committees are scheduled for September 25th and the Two-Person Review is scheduled for October 17.   PackageHeadline News [...]
Tue, Sep 19, 2017
The International Brotherhood of Teamsters has published a Disaster Relief Notice to assist members living in Puerto Rico who have been affected by Hurricane Maria.  Headline News [...]
Tue, Sep 19, 2017
The 2017 Teamster's Women's Conference kicked off Sunday, in San Antonio, Texas where over a thousand Teamster women gathered from all across North America in solidarity and unity of sisterhood. The three-day annual conference perfectly themed "Teamster Women Spur Change", provides the opportunity for women of all backgrounds to unite [...]
Mon, Sep 18, 2017
The Teamsters Union is mourning the death of Alvin Turner, who participated in the 1968 Memphis sanitation workers' strike and who has stood with the Teamsters over the years to help raise standards for workers in the waste industry. Solid Waste and RecyclingHeadline NewsJustice for Sanitation Workers at Republic/Allied Waste [...]
Mon, Sep 18, 2017