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(CHICAGO) — Teamsters Local Union 743 denounced management at Rush University Medical Center (RUMC) today, for continued refusal to bargain with the more than 230 patient care technicians (PCTs) that overwhelmingly voted to become Teamsters on Aug. 29.
(WASHINGTON) – ISS, the country’s leading proxy voting advisor, has recommended that shareholders vote for a Teamsters-sponsored shareholder proposal at FedEx [NYSE: FDX] that calls on the board of directors to eliminate the practice of paying the personal taxes owed on restricted stock awards on behalf of CEO Fred Smith and other named executive officers.
Here are today's top news stories of interest to Teamsters for September 18, 2014.
(WASHINGTON) – James P. Hoffa, General President of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, issued a statement today addressing reports that Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp is ignoring more than 50,000 voter registration requests as the deadline for new voters to sign up to participate in the upcoming Nov. 4 election looms near.
In a historic first, dock associates at FedEx Freight in Surrey, British Columbia have joined Teamsters Local 31.
Here are today's top news stories of interest to Teamsters for September 17, 2014.
Trade deals currently in the works could increase corporate power and put public workers worldwide out of work. The Teamsters and a global union federation are rallying workers, lawmakers to stop it.