Port truck drivers continued the 24-hour a day strike at the ports of Los Angeles/Long Beach today. PortHeadline News [...]
Thu, Jun 22, 2017
International Brotherhood of Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa has appointed John A. Murphy as UPS Freight Director in the Teamsters Package Division.  PackageHeadline NewsPress ReleasesUPS/UPSF Contract Updates [...]
Thu, Jun 22, 2017
Walter Beasley, a member of Teamsters Local 191 in Bridgeport, Conn., began driving for UPS in 1967. He has logged more than four million miles without even a fender-bender. PackageHeadline News [...]
Thu, Jun 22, 2017
Union members swarmed the Capitol steps Tuesday afternoon to voice their opposition to right-to-work legislation in Pennsylvania. The crowd was joined by Gov. Tom Wolf, who encouraged them to tell their legislators their concerns with right-to-work laws. The ability to join a union, Wolf said, was a "fundamental right." "It's not about one [...]
Wed, Jun 21, 2017
Getting the low down on the future of automated trucks and how truck driver jobs and highway safety could be affected; an update on the XPO Logistics campaign; the value of Teamsters running for public office; and Queen Latifah’s long history as a union member. Headline NewsPodcast [...]
Wed, Jun 21, 2017
Service agents at Budget Car Rental at the Orlando, Florida airport have voted, by a more than 3-1 margin, to join Teamsters Local 385. Industrial TradesHeadline News [...]
Tue, Jun 20, 2017
Today, port and rail drivers misclassified as “independent contractors” at XPO Cartage, Inc., part of XPO Logistics, Inc., began an “Unfair Labor Practice” strike to protest illegal job classification that robs them of their employee rights. PortHeadline NewsPress ReleasesXPO [...]
Mon, Jun 19, 2017
This weekend, Local 170 member employees at Quality Beverage in Taunton, Mass., overwhelming ratified the company's latest offer. Brewery & Soft DrinkHeadline NewsTeamsters On the Line [...]
Sun, Jun 18, 2017
Called “The Best Pizza Chain in America” by USA Today, Anthony’s Coal Fired Pizza is now a leader in the fight to save good jobs at local beer distributor Clare Rose. Brewery & Soft DrinkHeadline NewsTeamsters On the Line [...]
Fri, Jun 16, 2017
Classified employees of West Contra Costa Unified School District voted overwhelmingly today to join Teamsters Local 856 as they push for improved wages, health care and other benefits.  Public ServicesHeadline NewsPress ReleasesOrganizing VictoriesWCC Unified [...]
Thu, Jun 15, 2017