Here are the news stories of interest to Teamsters today, February 24, 2017.
IBT Local 357, representing over 2900 pilots at Republic Airways Holdings, has been in contract negotiations for years.
The pilots are covered by the Railway Labor Act, which means contracts do not expire and they cannot strike without government approval.
South Korea, US Sign Revisions to Free Trade Deal ABC News ...The two sides agreed to revisions on the elimination of auto tariffs and South Korea said American manufacturers could export a limited number of vehicles that conform only to U.S. safety standards. The beef issue ... was ultimately not included...