(PHOENIX) – The country’s two leading proxy voting advisors, ISS and Glass Lewis, recommend that shareholders of Swift Transportation [NYSE: SWFT] vote for a shareholder proposal sponsored by the International Brotherhood of Teamsters that calls on the company to pursue a plan to recapitalize the company and replace the current dual class stock structure with one that ensures equal voting rights for all shareholders.
Here are today's top news stories of interest to Teamsters for April 24, 2015.
Committees in the House and Senate this week voted the wrong way on the fast track bill. But the biggest fight is still ahead for workers.
Here are today's top news stories of interest to Teamsters for April 23, 2015.
Up to a thousand low-wage contract workers in Washington, D.C. took part in a one-day strike Wednesday for living wages and a union. The workers, organized by Good Jobs Nation, are janitors, cafeteria workers and others who make up the subcontracted workforce in federal buildings.
Corporate Cronies Try To ‘Fast Track’ Fast Track Bill; Teamsters Protest Sysco’s Anti-Worker Policies; UK Report Critical Of Durham School Services; Hoffa, Union Leaders Urge Airline Discussions; UPS Driver Helps Save Woman Along Route; Contract News; This Week In Teamster Music; Congress Is Facing Its Last Call To Stand Up For Fair Trade
The nation's damaged roads, rails and levees network is hampering America. Rebuilding them would not only improve our infrastructure, but would put people to work as well.
Skills training for Teamster pipeline members will be offered beginning April 26.