Fred Potter, Teamsters International Vice President from New Jersey, and Doug Bloch, Teamsters Joint Council 7 Political Director from Northern California, were both recently appointed by their respective state’s governors to provide critical guidance and leadership concerning the future of work.
(TUCSON, Ariz.) - There are 138 members represented by Teamsters Local 104 who are on strike as of 11:00 p.m. MST in Tucson, Arizona, on October 13. The unions involved held a strike authorization vote last week, with the result of 77 percent in favor of striking Asarco. ULP's have been filed and the extension that the workers have been under since December 2018 has been cancelled and notice has been served on the company.
Five Teamster truck drivers finished in the top three spots recently in the various competitions at the National Truck Driving Championships.
A bankruptcy judge has approved the sale of the old Jack Cooper automobile transport company aimed at saving 2,200 union carhaul jobs
Teamsters have a lot at stake in 2020. That’s why we’re calling on all candidates who support working people to stand with us and our top priorities.
People of color who drive for a living could see significant job loss from automated trucks.