Teachers in Massachusetts made history recently when they became the first group of charter school teachers to join the Teamsters Union. The 80 teachers, who work at the Advanced Math and Science Academy Charter School in Marlborough, Mass., joined Teamsters Local 170 in Worcester, Mass., through card-check recognition. The vote was certified by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Department of Labor Relations.
Here are today's top news stories of interest to Teamsters for July 29, 2014.
Teamsters working at AEI/Danzas across the country overwhelmingly approved the new tentative National Master Agreement.
It's been five years since the federal minimum wage was raised by Congress. Workers deserve a raise today now more than ever.
Here are today's top news stories of interest to Teamsters for July 28, 2014.
Avis Budget Group shuttle drivers at the Tri-Cities Airport in Pasco, Wash. voted 8-4 in favor of Teamster representation this week.
Drivers, mechanics and support staff at GET Bus in Bakersfield, Calif., continue their strike due to ongoing contract negotiations.
(WASHINGTON) – Teamsters Local 922 scored a major victory for a D.C. taxi driver who will receive a monetary settlement as part of an agreement reached with the city after he was barred from speaking at a D.C. Taxi Commission (DCTC) meeting over concerns that his accent made him difficult to understand.