Whether it was as candidates winning elections or as volunteers working hard to get pro-worker people elected, this union gave its all.
Here are the news items of interest to Teamsters for this week, July 29-August 4, 2017.
The push for paid sick leave is gaining traction. Five states already mandate it and others are considering it. But as it stands, it is currently more available to some workers then others.
New York and California are the leading of edge of what could be a broad march towards a $15 minimum wage.
Workers deserve to receive all of their pay. But too many employers aren't following the rules.