(WASHINGTON) – By a margin of 25 to 4, flight dispatchers at Allegiant Air voted to join the International Brotherhood of Teamsters in a vote count announced by the National Mediation Board. There are 34 members in the bargaining unit.
For a second election cycle in a row, the Peach State is clamping down on the ability of its residents to cast a ballot.
Here are the news stories of interest to Teamsters today, October 25, 2016.
Lousy trade deals, not automation, is causing thousands of manufacturing jobs to vanish from this country.
Here are the news stories of interest to Teamsters today, October 24, 2016.
(ENGLEWOOD, Colo.) – US Foods’ ongoing labor woes extended to the Denver area today, where members of Teamsters Local 455 established an unfair labor practice picket line to protest the broadline foodservice provider’s alleged violations of federal labor law that protects workers’ rights.
(LOUISVILLE, Ky.) – With the holiday shopping season just around the corner, mechanics and other workers who service UPS’ fleet of jet engine aircraft started voting Friday to authorize a strike. The strike vote comes after three years of prolonged negotiations during which UPS continues to demand huge concessions.