Here are the news stories of interest to Teamsters today, January 3, 2017.
Declining union density has resulting in workers making as much as $3,000 less than they did in 1979.
It's getting harder and harder for new generations to sustain the income level they grew up with, a new report says.
New economic report shows while rich are getting richer, everyday Americans aren't seeing a bump in income.
Unions have been raising hell over the gulf between CEO pay and that of workers. Now Portland, Ore. enters the fray to bring economic justice.
Obama administration pushes back on ruling against expanding overtime threshold. But is there enough time to stop the effort?
Thousands of workers across industry sectors take stand for higher minimum wage, union rights.
Low wages means many working the fields can't afford to eat the produce they pick.