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Here are the news stories of interest to Teamsters today, September 28, 2016.
"Show Me" state's race for governor highlights pitched battle to curtail collective bargaining rights.
Here are the news stories of interest to Teamsters today, September 27, 2016.
The BLET has reached a tentative agreement with the Wheeling and Lake Erie railroad covering engineers and trainmen.
(REDDING, Calif.) –– Drivers at Waste Management, Inc. in Redding, California voted unanimously to ratify their first contract. The Teamster members, who are represented by Local 137, obtained the contract after a year of negotiating, following a two-to-one election victory on August 28, 2016. There are 22 drivers in the bargaining unit.
The Teamsters National Automobile Transporters Industry Negotiating Committee (TNATINC) will meet in the near future to discuss options after members voted to not ratify a national agreement and one of the three supplements.
Democrats and Republicans agree that NAFTA, other pacts cost American jobs.