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Today's Teamster News 03.14.15

FedEx Freight Workers In California Vote To Join Teamsters Local 439   ...A group of 50 drivers at FedEx Freight’s Stockton, Calif., terminal have voted to join Teamsters Local 439. The vote took place Thursday, March 12 and today, and the workers voted 33 to 12 to become Teamsters...

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Teamsters donate food, toys to children’s home  Sunday Gazette Mail   ...Ken Hall, president of Local 175, based in South Charleston, said more than $20,000 worth of toys and food were delivered this year, beating last year’s record-setting $17,000. The local union has been raising money and making donations to the Child Center for the past 14 years...

Teamsters to FedEx: Quit paying personal taxes for Fred Smith

The Teamsters want FedEx to stop giving its top executives millions of dollars of perks while cutting employees' pensions and raising their health care costs.

The Teamsters are sponsoring a shareholder proposal for FedEx to stop paying the personal taxes owed on restricted stock awards to CEO Fred Smith and other executives. Today, a leading proxy voting adviser recommended that shareholders support the Teamsters' proposal.

Ken Hall, Teamsters general secretary-treasurer, said:


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