(CHARLESTON, W.Va.) – The following is the official statement of Teamsters General Secretary-Treasurer and Local 175 President Ken Hall on the West Virginia Legislature’s override of Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin’s vetoes of so-called right-to-work and prevailing wage legislation today:
Despite vetoes, bills' future remains in doubt.
Here are the news items of interest to Teamsters for today, February 12, 2016.
The problem with nation's pensions are diverse. But too often, it's elected officials who have a hand in their failure.
Here are the news items of interest to Teamsters for today, February 11, 2016.
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