Here are the news items of interest to Teamsters for this week, November 11-17, 2017.
Here are the news stories of interest to Teamsters today, November 29, 2016.
First Transit Drivers at Disney Choose Teamsters Union Teamster.org ...First Transit drivers who transport tourists and employees to and from Disneyland amusement parks in Anaheim, Calif., have voted to join Teamsters Local 952 in Orange, Calif., seeking respect, fair wages and better working conditions at the company. There are 127 workers in the bargaining unit...
‘Right to work’ fight coming to Capitol Charleston Gazette-Mail …en Hall, president of Teamsters Local 175 based in South Charleston, said, “This doesn’t make any sense. It is a very divisive issue that is not going to create a single job. When companies are discussing whether to locate in West Virginia, the right to work issue is one of their lesser concerns. There are many, many issues they look at before that...”
Another attack on working- and middle-class Americans is coming, it's coming soon and it's coming from Congress.
More talks will take place 12 weeks from now, and they'll likely end in an agreement to cut Social Security, the most effective program ever to keep seniors out of poverty. The cuts will be swaddled in jargon -- "chained CPI" -- but don't be fooled. It's a cut.