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Teamster City of Orinda Workers to Strike

2 hours 37 min ago

(ORINDA, Calif.) – City of Orinda workers, members of Teamsters Local 856, have voted to go on strike to protest unfair labor practices committed by the city. 

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UPS Teamster Stewards Sharpen Skills at Local 988 Conference

7 hours 14 min ago

On June 10, several representatives from various Teamster divisions and departments joined Local 988 in Houston, Texas as they hosted their first Annual Steward Conference.

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ITF General Secretary Steve Cotton Speaks on Building Union Power for Workers Worldwide

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 12:46

ITF General Secretary, Steve Cotton, discuss Teamsters in the U.S. supporting transport worker struggles world-wide and International Transport Workers Federation building union power during an interview on
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Teamsters Call on Lawmakers to Prioritize Workers in Self-Driving Discussion

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 09:14

The Teamsters Union is calling for any federal legislation regarding ‘self-driving’  technology to take into account public safety and the millions of working Americans employed in transportation and related industries.

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Hoffa: Reject Senate Health Care Bill

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 08:21

(WASHINGTON) – In a letter sent to Capitol Hill today, Teamsters General President James P. Hoffa called on the Senate to oppose the “Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017” if brought to a vote. Hoffa called the legislation “flawed” and predicted that, if passed, will cost tens of millions of Americans to lose health insurance over the next decade.

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BLET Members Ratify New Contract with Indiana/Ohio Railway

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 07:52

Members of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen (BLET) working at Indiana and Ohio Railway recently ratified a new contract.

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Port Truck Drivers End Strike In Los Angeles

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 05:41

A week-long strike by Port of Los Angeles/Long Beach truck drivers and warehouse workers culminated in a large and raucous rally on the steps of the Los Angeles city hall.

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Labor Radio Host Interviews Teamsters On XPO Campaign

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 12:28

Nationally syndicated radio host Leslie Marshall interviewed Teamsters Organizing Department Director Jeff Farmer about the XPO freight, warehouse and port workers’ ongoing struggle for justice.

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Strike Continues At Ports Of Los Angeles/Long Beach

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 15:35

Port truck drivers continued the 24-hour a day strike at the ports of Los Angeles/Long Beach today.

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San Francisco UPS Day of Remembrance Details

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 12:09

Please join family, friends, co-workers and the greater community of San Francisco in a Day of Remembrance for Wayne Chan, Michael Lefiti and Benson Louie, drivers at UPS who tragically lost their lives at the San Francisco UPS Center on June 14.

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Teamsters Appoint Local 25 Business Agent John Murphy as UPS Freight Director

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 10:41

International Brotherhood of Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa has appointed John A. Murphy as UPS Freight Director in the Teamsters Package Division. 

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Four Million Miles and Counting: UPS Teamster Walter Beasley

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 05:51

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.

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