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McKesson bows to pressure, makes slight cut to CEO’s ridiculous retirement package while still refusing to negotiate Teamster contract; Pennsylvania Teamsters stand up to efforts to institute “No Rights At Work” in state; Government report shows poverty wages paid to regional airline pilots leaves thousands of jobs unfilled; Seattle First Student Teamsters agree to contract; Workers, not the rich, need a hand up
McKesson CEO takes a $45 million cut to his pension after shareholders raised a stink at annual meeting, but is still set to make $114 million in retirement while some workers can’t afford healthcare. A rundown of the latest Teamster and union news is also included in the podcast, as well as a final comment on how government at all levels needs to lend a helping hand to regular workers instead of corporations and the wealthy.