(TUKWILA, Wash.) – A group of 30 Safeway.com drivers chose representation by Teamsters Local 313 in Tacoma this week and join nearly 70 fellow Safeway.com Teamsters at the negotiating table.
The Sussex County Council postponed a vote on an ordinance to approve anti-worker legislation earlier this week. But the future of the legislation remains uncertain.
Joint Council 25 and affiliates raised $45,000 to assist workers on strike at Bay Valley Foods in Pecatonica, Illinois.
The Independent Review Officer Barbara S. Jones issued a decision on December 22 to suspend International Vice President Rome Aloise for a period of two years from all Teamster positions, including Teamsters International Vice President, President of Joint Council 7 and Secretary-Treasurer of Local 853, as well as his appointments as Director of the Dairy Conference and the Food Processing Division. Click here to read the decision.
The Washington Post reports that UPS plans to handle 1.4 million returns of holiday packages today.
As tech companies and automakers compete to roll out advanced truck automation, the Teamsters Union urges caution in this article featured in Rolling Stone.