Commentators at Teamster-sponsored panel site bread-and-issues as paramount to victory in 2020.
All eyes will be on Detroit as The Rocket Mortgage Classic hosted by the Professional Golf Association kicks off at the Detroit Golf Club in the Palmer Park area on Tuesday.
Not everything is on par though.
The seven groundskeepers responsible for the greens at the private golf club have been working without a contract since June of 2018, and their heated contract negotiations seem to have no end in sight.
(DETROIT) – Today, mechanics and groundskeepers represented by Teamsters Local 299 that maintain the championship-caliber greens and fairways of the Detroit Golf Club are calling on management to reach a new agreement with the workers after negotiations have dragged on for nearly a year. The previous contract for the seven-member unit expired in 2018.
(TUKWILA, Wash.) – Seattle-area drivers employed by Chariot, a micro-transit service owned by Ford Smart Mobility LLC, have chosen to join Teamsters Local 117. The workers authorized the union as their exclusive bargaining representative through a card check process conducted by an independent arbitrator last week.
Cemetery workers at Mt. View cemetery near Seattle have ratified a new contract with Local 117.
(TUKWILA, Wash.)—Nearly a year after more than 90 APP/World Fuel Services fuel drivers ratified their first Teamster contract, a group of 16 propane drivers and service technicians joined them this week, voting by a wide margin to become members of Teamsters Local 174. The organizing victory came after a months-long anti-union campaign by their employer.
On October 20, Unite/HERE workers on strike against Marriott hotels will be holding rallies across the country.
Chicago area Teamsters support the UNITE hotel workers strike.