Here are the news stories of interest to Teamsters today, February 28, 2017.
In an attempt to overturn the RTW law, West Virginia workers are countering the influence of out-of-state money (i.e., billionaire brothers Charles and David Koch) with businessman and gubernatorial candidate Jim Justice, who joined General Secretary-Treasurer and Local 175 President Ken Hall at UPS yesterday
Here are the news items of interest to Teamsters for today, August 4, 2016.
Unions will have at least two big fights on their hands as awmakers in Missouri and Wisconsin said this week they will file right-to-work bills next year.
Wage Watch: Court ruling could upend FedEx's business model Fortune ...In a ruling with the potential to upend the logistics industry, a three-judge panel on Wednesday decided that FedEx Ground and FedEx Home Delivery drivers are employees of the company and not independent contractors, as FedEx had characterized them...
Teamsters, union families and their supporters will hold a large (and we expect spirited) rally in Missouri's state capital tomorrow as Missouri lawmakers are expected to vote on a right-to-work-for-less bill.
Horse Hockey New York Post ...If Mayor de Blasio insists on destroying a world-renowned tourist attraction that provides livelihoods for a few hundred workers, the least he can do is act openly and through the law...