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.
At Building Trades Conference, Teamsters join their union colleagues to hear from presidential contenders on their vision for workers.
Cindy McDaniel told the House Ways and Means Committee today that it must act to beef up retirement security.
Bipartisan legislation presents opportnity to secure retirements for some 1.5M workers, retirees.
Local 120 is meeting members where they work to stress the importance of voting for pro-worker candidates.
Teamsters are going from coast-to-coast talking about need to approve the Butch Lewis Act.