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(WASHINGTON) – Jim Hoffa, General President of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, and François Laporte, President of Teamsters Canada, made the following statements today on the lifting of the U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs:
Hoffa was quick to offer his support for the announced solution: “When this overdue announcement was made, I personally thanked Ambassador Lighthizer and congratulated him for the successful resolution of this irritant in our traditionally excellent bilateral trade relations.
International Brotherhood of Teamsters General President James Hoffa discusses the impact of President Trump’s tariffs, and what should be done to get tough with China on trade during interviews with Ali Velsh of MSNBC and Judy Woodruff of PBS NewsHour.
(WASHINGTON) – The following is a statement from Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa about legislation introduced today in the House by Rep. Bobby Scott (D-Va.) and in the Senate by Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) that would comprehensively update the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA) to benefit workers.
“The Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act will restore fairness to the economy at a time when income inequality has stifled the ability of far too many hardworking Americans to earn a decent wage that allows them to support their families.
Teamsters join with other labor groups in the "Land of Enchantment" to bar localities from implementing anti-union measures.
How bad is this country’s income inequality problem? The wage gap has grown so wide that increasingly even U.S.
At Building Trades Conference, Teamsters join their union colleagues to hear from presidential contenders on their vision for workers.
New ARTBA study shows it would take more than 80 years to repair all of nation's deficient bridges at current pace of improvements.
A new report finds that states with higher minimum wages have less people who end their lives.