Facebook shuttle drivers ratify new Teamsters contract: WSJ Reuters … Loop Transportation, the contractor that employs the drivers and negotiated with Teamsters Local 853, cautioned that the agreement was not finalized and must be approved by Facebook...
Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa today told Taylor Farms workers in Sacramento that the Teamsters are backing them in their fight to join a union and to change the law to protect temporary workers.
The Teamsters bill to establish joint employer liability for employers when their temporary agencies break California labor laws passed the Assembly Floor with 45 votes.
That's the great news from Brother Doug Bloch, political director for Teamsters Joint Council 7 in California.
You may remember how Teamsters and Taylor Farms workers lobbied lawmakers earlier this month on the bill. Here's a picture:
College students are experiencing inequality even before they enter the workforce, according to a new study by the Institute for Policy Studies.
Students at public universities with the highest paid presidents have the fastest growing student loan debt and the lowest paid graduate assistants, the study concludes.
Teamsters, Greece Central Agree To New Contract Democrat & Chronicle ...The union representing Greece Central School District central office, food service, transportation and facility employees has inked a new contract with the district...
Ohio’s right-to-work sideshow can’t become main event (opinion) Toledo Blade ...The real discussion Ohio needs to conduct is about job creation and economic revival...
BLET, Tacoma Rail sign new 5-year agreement teamster.org ...This agreement covers about 20 locomotive engineers and contains a signing bonus and significant wage and paid time off improvements, as well as health and welfare benefits equal to other city workers in Tacoma, Wash...
About 75 temporary workers got permanent jobs at a Walmart-controlled warehouse in Riverside, Calif., as a result of a federal lawsuit alleging massive wage theft by the giant retailer and its contractors. The permanent jobs come with a 60 percent wage increase, health benefits and paid sick time.