Drivers and warehouse workers for Euclid Beverage in Peru, Ill., have a new contract with Teamsters Local 722.
The New York State Authorities Budget Office (ABO) released a report last week finding that the Town of Montgomery Industrial Development Agency (IDA) violated the law and its own policies in awarding more than $14 million in property and sales tax exemptions to grocery wholesaler United Natural Foods Inc. (UNFI).
Teamsters Local 922-affiliated Washington, D.C. Taxi Operators Association recently surveyed D.C. City Councilmembers and mayoral candidates about their views on the issues that matter most to D.C. taxi drivers. Click on the headline above to read the questions and answers.
Women and minorities have always been active in the labor movement. Much of the critical legislation that has been passed over the years started as grassroots movements from within one or more of these groups, even though they frequently did not receive credit or recognition for their efforts.
Here are today's top news stories of interest to Teamsters for March 27, 2014.
Well over 3,000 workers came together at the Missouri state capitol Wednesday to rally against right-to-work-for-less and paycheck deception legislation.