Another battle is raging in the state of Missouri against a right-to-work-for-less legislative attack on unions. And Teamsters are on the front line with other union members fighting for American workers.
All over the United States this week, American citizens on the left and on the right are rallying against a Fast Track bill to let Congress rubber stamp the TPP. The targets are members of Congress who haven't said where they stand on the issue.
Trade issues are focus of Wyden town hall in Salem Statesman Journal ...Local union leaders and others asked Oregon's senior senator to oppose "fast-track" authority for the Trans-Pacific Partnership, or TPP, a proposed free trade treaty with 12 Pacific-rim countries. "I want to know why he feels this is a good idea," Chris Muhs, secretary of Teamsters Local 324, said while holding a sign reading "Fast Track: Wrong Track."...