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(WASHINGTON) – At a U.S. Senate subcommittee hearing yesterday, concerns were raised about the recent decision by MillerCoors to close its Eden, N.C., brewery by the end of 2016.
(WASHINGTON) – Teamsters Joint Council 42 has created a support fund for the victims and families impacted by the San Bernardino shooting. Three Teamster members were killed and two were wounded in the shooting.
Here are the news items of interest to Teamsters for today, December 9, 2015.
When it comes to infrastructure at least, a majority in Congress showed they're up to the task of governing.