John Tolman, legislative representative for the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen, testified before a U.S. House committee today about the importance of rail infrastructure funding.
Trump executive order is first step in effort to restore middle-class jobs in this country.
New laws in Iowa and Wisconsin that outlaw project labor agreements are latest GOP-led blow against workers.
After intense lobbying by Teamster retirees from Teamsters Local 952, lawmakers in the State Senate and Assembly approved SB-1, a $52 Billion transportation infrastructure package, sending it to Gov. Jerry Brown. The Democratic governor strongly supports the legislation and is expected to sign it.
As President Trump gets ready to meet with China's President Xi this week, now is the time to stand up for American workers.
Taxing workers for having good health care benefits just doesn't make sense.
After promises of investing $1 trillion in new infrastructure investment, budget proposal cutting national passenger rail service is a shocking result.