Teamsters Local 727 member Mark Truty loves his family and he loves his job at Rollex, but his first love was hockey.
Here are the news items of interest to Teamsters for today, August 26, 2016.
(WASHINGTON) – The International Brotherhood of Teamsters intensified rolling handbilling actions this week outside grocery stores under the Albertsons umbrella, demanding that the grocery stores hold their food supplier, Taylor Farms, accountable for a long list of human rights violations or cease purchasing food from the company.
(OAKLAND, Calif.) –Construction Teamsters in Northern California and Nevada have ratified an agreement with the United Contractors Association and the Associated General Contractors by an enthusiastic margin. The new Master Construction Agreement covers nearly 400 hardworking men and women in the construction industry.
(OAKLAND, Calif.)— Today, employees at Golden State Lumber in Newark, Calif., designated Teamsters Local 853 as their bargaining representative by a 3-1 margin.
Expanding Social Security is an idea that has been increasingly bandied about by elected officials during the last few years. But how realistic is such a policy plan?
The general president candidates forum will be streamed, tonight, August 25th at 6:30pm EDT at facebook.com/teamsters and at teamster.org. Members will be able to submit a question to potentially be asked at the forum. To submit a question to be asked please submit them to this email address: [email protected] or text them to 202-270-8026.
When: August 25, 2016, 6:30 pm (EDT)
(RICHMOND HEIGHTS, Ohio) – On Monday, the National Mediation Board (NMB) dismissed challenges filed by Flexjet and Flight Options against the International Brotherhood of Teamsters.