I look to the inspiration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., when he said, "Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter," and know that Black History Month serves as an important organizing principle.
(WASHINGTON) – We urge the administration to reconsider its position on legislation that would nullify the Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces executive order.
Here are the news stories of interest to Teamsters today, February 2, 2017.
(WASHINGTON) – The following is a statement from Teamsters General President James P. Hoffa on the House of Representative’s consideration of legislation later today that would roll back the Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces executive order issued by President Obama in 2014 and instituted last year.
(WASHINGTON) – The Teamsters Union strongly opposes national ‘right-to-work’ legislation introduced today in Congress that will hurt workers and their unions.
(MINNEAPOLIS) – Today, Teamsters Joint Council 32 announced its endorsement of Jacob Frey for the Minneapolis mayoral race. Frey, a progressive and pro-labor Minneapolis City Council member, brings a fresh perspective to Minneapolis politics and has chartered extensive change in his current council ward.