Here are the news items of interest to Teamsters for today, August 18, 2016
Teamsters, techies, tens of thousands take action against Fast Track in intercontinental day of action TeamsterNation ...More than
Teamsters want to make sure pregnant women are treated with fairness at work.
In Canada, Teamsters have taken up the cause of a pregnant rail worker who was sent home without pay. In the United States, the Teamsters are lobbying Congress to pass the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act.
In both cases, Teamsters are working to make sure all pregnant women are given lighter, safer assignments at work if they need them.
UNFIT FOR WORK: The startling rise of disability in America NPR ...There used to be a lot of jobs that you could do with just a high school degree, and that paid enough to be considered middle class. ... people who lost those jobs ... (have) been going on disability...