Women in strenuous jobs lost their pregnancies after employers denied their requests for light duty, even ignoring doctors’ notes, an investigation by The New York Times has found.
Anheuser-Busch and International Brotherhood of Teamsters began national bargaining last week.
Teamsters stand united against Proposition 6 in California, which would eliminate funding for more than 6,500 bridge and road safety, transportation and public transit improvement projects currently under way.
Following the devastation of Hurricane Michael, Teamsters formed a disaster relief labor coalition with the Florida AFL-CIO to provide assistance to residents of the Florida Panhandle.
Local 773 represents clerical workers at the Bethlehem Area School District in Bethlehem, Pa. A few years ago, a group of secretaries at the school district formed a support group after they were diagnosed with breast cancer. Together the Local 773 members fought and beat the disease. They helped with fundraising for the American Cancer Society (ACS) in the years following their recovery, and most recently they decided to nominate their local union president for the ACS’ Real Men Wear Pink initiative, a campaign where individual men embark on a fundraising drive for ACS throughout the month of October.
In this issue are articles about the mid-term elections and the importance of voting; tariffs on newsprint and more.In this issue are articles about the mid-term elections and the importance of voting; tariffs on newsprint and more.