This edition of the newspaper of the Graphic Communications Conference highlights the new Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez, organizing on the West Coast, the US Postal Service’s series of labor history stamps and more.
Web press operators and full service print production workers in suburban Chicago overwhelmingly joined the Teamsters Union and ratified their first union contract last month.
(Fairfield, New Jersey) – The following is an official statement from Steve Grant, Secretary-Treasurer of Teamsters Local 1100 in Fairfield, N.J. which represents 195 mailer employees at the Star-Ledger newspaper.
George Tedeschi, on behalf of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, has written Sen. Charles Schumer (D-NY) in support of the nomination of Davita Vance-Cooks as U.S. Public Printer.
Historical items from the printing industry that were donated by the Graphic Communications Conference, including an 1872 Washington Press, are on display at the Teamster headquarters, 25 Louisiana Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20001.
In the past three years, Marcus Hedger, GCC member, has lost a good-paying manufacturing job thanks to the dysfunction on Capitol Hill.