(OAKLAND, Calif.) –– Construction truck drivers at the Port of Oakland will be protected from employee misclassification and receive the prevailing wage, thanks to an enhanced project labor agreement (PLA) passed unanimously by the Oakland Board of Port Commissioners on Thursday.
The Nathan Cummings Foundation just released the Proxy Access Scorecard, an analysis of how mutual funds voted on the key issue of “proxy access,” which would allow shareholders to nominate candidates for corporate boards of directors, at the annual meetings of 84 corporations in 2015.
(WASHINGTON) – Teamster pilots with Horizon Air who are members of Teamsters Local 1224 in Wilmington, Ohio, have voted by a 2-1 margin to ratify a collective bargaining agreement that will bring jet flying back to the airline.
(WASHINGTON) – The Treasury Department announced the details today for two public sessions in February for Central States, Southeast and Southwest Areas Pension Fund retirees and participants to offer feedback on the proposed rescue plan. The sessions will be hosted by Treasury appointee Kenneth R. Feinberg who is overseeing the rescue plan review process as outlined by the Kline-Miller Multiemployer Pension Reform Act of 2014.
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Here are the news items of interest to Teamsters for today, January 29, 2016