Delegates from nationwide divisions of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen (BLET) began their Fourth National Convention today.
Port truck drivers and warehouse workers launched a major strike today at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, Calif. The workers are at the gateway of the U.S. supply chain and will carry out a series of escalating strikes and actions to build worker power and expose an industry built on exploitation, wage theft and discrimination. This is the workers’ 16th strike in five years, and the largest one yet.
(EL CAJON, Calif.) – Drivers and maintenance facility workers represented by Teamsters Local 683 have voted overwhelmingly to ratify their latest agreement with Waste Management. The new contract covers over 200 workers at the company.
(WASHINGTON) – The following is a statement from Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa in response to the release of reports from the Advisory Committee for Trade Policy and Negotiations (ACTPN) and Labor Advisory Committee (LAC) today regarding the finalizing of a new North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). Hoffa is a member of both panels.
Port truck drivers and warehouse workers in Southern California at XPO Logistics and the NFI companies are going on strike and carrying out a series of escalating actions to expose an industry that has been exploiting them for years.
Warehouse workers and truck drivers at Los Angeles ports are planning to launch a three-day strike Monday, aiming to put pressure on logistics companies they claim owe them back wages.