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(NEW YORK) –Yesterday, Teamsters with the Solid Waste and Recycling Division, Saint Louis residents Dawn Chapman and Karen Nickel, founders of JustMoms STL and Center for Health Environment and Justice founder Lois Gibbs lodged a formal human rights complaint with the United Nations Rapporteur for Human Rights and the Environment.
KORUS has doubled the U.S. trade deficit between the two nations and has cost 106,000 American jobs.
Here are the news items of interest to Teamsters for today, May 4, 2016.
A bipartisan collection of lawmakers are taking a stand against make drastic cuts to Central States Pension Fund.
Justices' refusal to hear case is a victory for workers everywhere.
Here are the news items of interest to Teamsters for today, May 3, 2016.
Swift Transportation's failure to rein in CEO Jerry Moyes' excessive pledging of stock highlights deep concerns with the company's corporate governance and the material risks created by having a board beholden to a minority stockholder through a dual-class voting structure. Read the letter, here.