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  • Teamster Nurses Keep on Truckin' April 18, 2019
    There were hugs, cheers and smiles all around the night that the votes were counted, and registered nurses with St. Joseph Regional Medical Center in Lewiston, Idaho, found out they were officially Teamsters. Health Care DivisionHeadline NewsOrganizing Victories
    Kara Deniz
  • Teamsters Weekly Update, Week Ending April 18, 2019 April 18, 2019
    Local Union Leaders Overwhelmingly Endorse Tentative YRC Freight, Holland and New Penn National Master Freight Agreement: Leaders of all local unions that represent workers at YRC Freight, Holland and New Penn met today and with the exception of one local voted unanimously to endorse the tentative National Master Freight Agreement covering approximately 30,000 Teamsters, paving […]
    Chickona
  • Balloting Materials for YRCW Teamsters Mailed April 17 April 17, 2019
    Today, balloting materials for the YRC Freight, Holland and New Penn National Master Freight Agreement ratification were mailed. FreightHeadline NewsFreight PowerYRCW Freight Updates
    Joel Coffidis
  • XPO Workers in Erie, Pennsylvania Seek Teamster Representation April 15, 2019
    XPO freight drivers in Erie, Pennsylvania filed for Teamster representation on April 9, 2019, the latest action by workers across the U.S. who are banding together to fight for fair treatment at one of the largest transportation and logistics companies in the world. FreightHeadline NewsFreight PowerXPO
    Brian Tierney
  • American Red Cross Workers Join Teamsters in Indiana April 12, 2019
    Mobile collection staff with the American Red Cross in Evansville, Ind., have voted unanimously to join Teamsters Local 215.  There are 16 workers in the bargaining unit. Health Care DivisionHeadline NewsOrganizing Victories
    Kara Deniz
  • Listen to the YRCW Members Teleforum From April 10 April 11, 2019
    YRC Freight, Holland and New Penn Teamsters – listen to the teleforum call from Wednesday, April 10 covering the highlights of the tentative National Master Freight Agreement and the ratification process. FreightHeadline NewsYRCW Freight Updates
    Brian Tierney
  • Kansas is Short on School Bus Drivers. One Company and the Teamsters Have an Idea. April 11, 2019
    When Kansas school districts contract with private companies for janitors, food service workers, bus monitors and more, those employees can seek unemployment benefits if they can’t find work during the offseason. Passenger TransportationHeadline News https://www.kcur.org/post/kansas-short-school-bus-drivers-one-company-and-its-drivers-have-idea
    Matt McQuaid
  • Local Union Leaders Overwhelmingly Endorse Tentative YRC Freight, Holland and New Penn National Master Freight Agreement April 10, 2019
    Leaders of all local unions that represent workers at YRC Freight, Holland and New Penn met today and with the exception of one local voted unanimously to endorse the tentative National Master Freight Agreement covering approximately 30,000 Teamsters, paving the way for a vote by the membership. FreightHeadline NewsYRCW Freight Updates
    Jeff Jones
  • Episode 176: These Women Work! April 10, 2019
    Listen to the latest edition of the Teamster Nation Podcast and learn how Local 237 in New York City used an event honoring former staffer and journalist Marie Colvin to also pay tribute to three school safety agents who stood up for fair pay for themselves and their colleagues. Plus, the Teamsters create an apprenticeship […]
    Brian Tierney
  • UPS Teamsters Western Pennsylvania Supplement Vote Results April 9, 2019
    UPS Teamsters covered by the Western Pennsylvania Supplement Agreement have voted to ratify the agreement. PackageHeadline NewsUPS/UPSF Contract Updates
    David White