(PHILADELPHIA) –A majority, 53 percent, of Airgas [NYSE:ARG] shareholders voting in yesterday’s director elections withheld support from three independent board members standing for re-election. Excluding the shares held by board members and executive officers, the “no” vote was 62 percent of shares cast or more than 51 percent of total outstanding shares.
The Tankhaul Division newsletter for June, 2015, features article about the first contract at Airgas in Boston, a hearing about truck safety laws and changes made to the Master Tankhaul Agreement.
(WASHINGTON) – In a letter to Airgas [NYSE: ARG] stockholders, Teamsters General Secretary-Treasurer Ken Hall is urging shareholders to withhold support for all three independent directors standing for re-election at the company’s Annual Meeting on August 4, 2015, in Philadelphia. The independent directors are James Hovey, Paula Sneed and David Stout.
Teamster members and family members are offered a new benefit, LifeLock® Identity Theft Protection.
The James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund has announced the topic for the 2015 Essay Contest.
Teamsters joined forces today with safety advocates, crash victims, and law enforcement allies for a press event on Capitol Hill to speak out against proposed rollbacks of major truck safety regulations.
*Deadline is March 31: High school seniors who are the son or daughter of a Teamster member (including BLET, BMWED, GCC members) can apply now for college scholarships, ranging in award amount between $1,000 and $10,000 through the James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund.