(WASHINGTON) – The Teamsters Union continues to stress its concerns with the testing and implementation of self-driving technology after a ‘driverless’ Uber in autonomous mode struck and killed a pedestrian in Tempe, Arizona, overnight.
ETF issues solidarity message with Teamsters and ITF in support of two fired XPO Workers in Aurora IL.
Rep. Louise M. Slaughter, the oldest sitting member of Congress, passed away March 16. Slaugher was a champion of women's rights and American manufacturing, the first and only woman to lead the powerful Rules Committee, and much more. Her extraordinary background and tenure are profiled in this article in the Washington Post: http://wapo.st/2DDT2bR.
Teamsters Local 162 members George Meadows and Ken Lopez both honorably served lengthy tours of duty in the Army including service in Iraq while employed at UPS.
A congressional joint committee is ready to tackle pension reform. It's not a moment to soon. And the vehicle to do so is the Butch Lewis Act.
Deutsche Post AG’s DPSGY 0.62% DHL business is tiptoeing back into the domestic parcel delivery in the U.S., drawn in by the strong growth in e-commerce to bring new competition to a market that’s been dominated by United Parcel Service Inc. and FedEx Corp. FDX 1.87% for a decade.
(WASHINGTON) – Workers at Air Express International (AEI), an international air freight business, have voted overwhelmingly to approve a new national contract covering about 800 workers across the United States. AEI is part of the DHL Global Forwarding network, a subsidiary of DP-DHL based out of Bonn, Germany.
(PHILADELPHIA) – Teamsters Local 502/Commonwealth Association of School Administrators (CASA) is opposed to the arming of teachers to combat possible school shootings.