The trail was a little quieter than usual during week nine, with just one Iowa event to highlight. However, big news came Friday when the union publicly unveiled its Teamsters 2020 Primary Engagement program. More on that below.
Week five in the Teamster Nation Blog digest of Teamster-attended candidate events found members hearing from presidential contenders in Colorado, Iowa and New Hampshire.
Congress is back in session. It's more important than ever that Teamsters urge their lawmakers to back Butch Lewis Act.
An update from Teamsters themselves about what the candidates are saying while campaigning.
Union educates members, retirees on how to question candidates on the issues that matter most.
Union makes its presence known in the political arena.
Local leaders take in both forums, left wanting for more on issues that affect workers.
Dale Hanner, who worked as a truck mechanic for 36 years, tells lawmakers they are going to devastate the lives of thousands if they don't act soon to reform the system.