In a series of financial transactions, Jack Cooper announced on June 29, 2017 that it had successfully reduced the company's outstanding debt by $300 million which in turn will reduce annual interest by nearly $10 million.
Teamster recycle and yard waste drivers who work at Republic Services achieved an historic victory on June 25. With the terms of their new contract, the group accomplished a goal that they had pursued for more than three decades: Wages and working conditions that are equitable with the garbage drivers.
(LINCOLN, R.I.) – Teamster valets at Twin River Casino and Entertainment Center have voted unanimously to authorize a strike.
It was always Marty Mateer’s passion to become a Feeder Driver with UPS. While all UPS members’ paths to this position mean incredible dedication and hard work, Mateer’s took an extra turn when he heroically saved the life of a fellow driver.
Here are the news items of interest to Teamsters for this week, June 24-June 30, 2017.
Political coordinators from Teamster local unions across the U.S. have been meeting this week in Washington, D.C., to discuss ongoing legislation that affects working families.