(PASADENA, Calif.) - Shoppers at Whole Foods Market on E. Foothill Blvd. in Pasadena were greeted today by grocery workers and community allies who provided information to shoppers about the disruptive impacts that Whole Foods is having on Southern California’s social fabric and food supply chain.
Jim Hoffa, Teamsters General President, opened the 2020 Teamsters Brewery and Soft Drink Workers Conference today.
LAS VEGAS – There is more than one heavyweight fight being waged in Las Vegas this week as the candidates for the Democratic presidential nomination squared off during a lively debate on Wednesday night at the Paris Hotel & Casino. But prior to the candidates taking swings at each other onstage, the presidential hopefuls made a point to visit hundreds of union members that were practice picketing outside the Palms Resort and Casino.
Kansas Teamsters are lauding the state legislature for the introduction of House Bill 2315, which will extend unemployment insurance to school bus workers employed by private companies.
James P. Hoffa will not seek re-election as the general president of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, he told The Detroit News on Friday, just as the labor union this week makes a historic exit from government oversight.
It’s a hard time to be a dairy farmer in America: The nationwide decline in milk consumption and the rippling effects of the trade war with China have pushed thousands of farms out of business.