The Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen (BLET) announced that it strongly opposes S. 650, the Railroad Safety and Positive Train Control Extension Act, which is expected to be voted on in the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science & Transportation today.
When the Securities and Exchange Commission rejected a request by Walmart Stores to prevent shareholders from voting on a proposal to elect an independent board chairman at their annual shareholder meeting they were whistling up the wrong tree.
San Francisco city officials voted Tuesday to consider transportation company labor practices in issuing future permits.
Elected officials and the public need to embrace the future by finding ways to create more middle-class jobs. Infrastructure investment and union membership are essential to do so.
Here are today's top news stories of interest to Teamsters for March 25, 2015.
(SAN FRANCISCO) –– The San Francisco Board of Supervisors today adopted a resolution that would require the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA) to consider the labor practices of commuter shuttle operators as part of their permitting process.