After this past month, this family will never be the same. To see how a multibillion-dollar company squeezed the fight, the morale and the life out of the people that made it its profits when all they were asking for was a fair contract — well, it was unacceptable.
#Teamsters applaud @POTUS's initiative announced today to work with states, cities, labor & industry to launch the Building Performance Standards Coalition, a 1st-of-its-kind partnership dedicated to delivering cleaner, healthier & more affordable buildings. @NABTU @Local237NY
"6 weeks ago several hundred #Teamsters in Seattle called for an industry-wide work stoppage that has since expanded picket lines into nearby communities, disrupted a variety of businesses & left building sites across the city vacant" #HoldTheLine @GrimKim
⚡The #strike by 330 #Teamsters at 6 Seattle construction industry companies will continue after today’s mediation session yielded no progress. Employers offered no movement on key issues and brought no new proposal to 1st bargaining session in months! #1u
Yesterday CEMEX drivers staged a practice picket in Los Angeles to demand the company refrain from any interference or illegal activity during their efforts to join the #Teamsters. A judge has found CEMEX committed 23 workers’ rights violations:
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