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  • Pipeline Construction Jobs Beginning In December December 11, 2018
    There are pipeline construction jobs in five states starting in December. Building Material & Construction TradeHeadline News
    David White
  • Seattle Teamsters At Mt. View Cemetery Ratify Three-Year Contract December 10, 2018
    Cemetery workers at Mt. View cemetery near Seattle have ratified a new contract with Local 117. Industrial TradesHeadline News https://www.teamsters117.org/teamsters_at_mt_view_cemetery_celebrate_new_three_year_contract
    David White
  • Teamsters Weekly Updates, Ending December 7, 2018 December 7, 2018
    Check out the Teamsters Weekly Update for this week: Lawmakers call for House to investigate XPO after workers miscarriages, Bus monitors at First Student ratify contract, BLET members worker Bush funeral train, legislature ditching workers, China needs to make real changes, CDT Paratransit ratify contract, Allied Waste ratifying contract, and more. Headline NewsStop the War […]
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  • Look for the GCC-IBT Label on Holiday Cards December 7, 2018
    If your local union or company is planning to send out holiday cards this year, consider using a GCC-IBT union-label printer. Graphics CommunicationsHeadline News
    David White
  • BLET Members Proud To Work Bush Funeral Train December 6, 2018
    Members of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen (BLET) are proudly working as crew members aboard the special Union Pacific funeral train for President George H.W. Bush today. RailHeadline News
    David White
  • Hoffa: Legislature is Ditching Workers December 5, 2018
    By Teamsters General President James P. Hoffa Published in the Detroit News, Dec. 5, 2018 Republicans in Lansing lost their full grip on state government last month. And now hardworking Michiganders are paying the price. Lawmakers, taking advantage of the last days of their stranglehold on the state capital during a lame duck legislative session […]
    Ted Gotsch
  • NYT: Lawmakers Call for House to Investigate XPO After Workers’ Miscarriages December 4, 2018
    Ninety-seven members of the House of Representatives on Tuesday called for a congressional investigation into working conditions at XPO Logistics, which operates a Memphis warehouse that several women said was rife with pregnancy discrimination. Headline NewsXPOXPO Worker Abuse https://www.nytimes.com/2018/12/04/business/xpo-logistics-miscarriages.html
    Galen Munroe
  • Allied Waste Daly City Unanimously Ratifies New Contract December 4, 2018
    Teamsters Local 350 representatives began negotiations for a new contract in March of 2018. After months at the table, Local 350 proposed a new and substantially improved 5-year agreement to the members employed at Allied Waste Daly City that was overwhelmingly accepted and approved. The ratified agreement maintains its Teamsters Local 350 members their Maintenance of […]
    Ted Gotsch
  • Hoffa: China Needs to Make Real Changes to Fix Trade Inequities With U.S. December 4, 2018
    (WASHINGTON) – The following is a statement from Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa about the agreement reached this week between the U.S. and China to put additional tariffs on hold while negotiating a solution to the ongoing trade imbalance between the two nations. Headline NewsPress ReleasesPolitical Legislative
    Ted Gotsch
  • Two Outstanding UPS Supplements To Be Re-Voted Soon November 30, 2018
    Two of the six outstanding UPS supplements will go to members for a re-vote soon, Teamsters Package Division Director Denis Taylor said following a conference call with the Teamsters National UPS Negotiating Committee yesterday. PackageHeadline NewsUPS/UPSF Contract Updates
    Brian Tierney