Here are the news stories of interest to Teamsters today, December 12, 2016.
New American Society of Civil Engineering report says infrastructure investment shortfall is $1.4 trillion over the next decade.
Too many workers lack security when it comes to living out their golden years.
Huffington Post article details efforts to curb truck safety rules, and the consequences. Teamsters are continuing the fight.
Hill staffers warned that tens of thousands of workers could see their retirement checks slashed substantially, all in the name of "reform" that won't work.
Reforms made to the National Labor Relations Board's (NLRB's) union election rules last April are paying dividends for workers seeking to organize around the country, according to a new report.
The movement to raise the minimum wage paid off for workers Jan. 1 in 14 states and numerous cities across the nation.
Workers in recent years have been taking it on the chin from corporations. Quality jobs have vanished and wages seem to be stuck in neutral. And some states have even decided to roll back union rights.