This week the Teamsters National Freight Industry Negotiating Committee (TNFINC) and ABF Freight resumed bargaining for a new national collective bargaining agreement and the union reported progress on some of the issues. The current agreement is set to expire on March 31, 2018.
Read the letter from Teamsters and other members of Investors for Opioid Accountability (IOA) to AmerisourceBergen shareholders.
The North Carolina Senate gave unanimous approval on Feb. 9, 2018, to Senate Resolution 709, a resolution approving the appointment of Vernon Gammon to the Board of Trustees of the North Carolina Teachers' and State Employees' Retirement System. Gammon was nominated to the post by Gov. Roy Cooper in May 2017.
Each year in February, Teamsters take a moment to reflect upon and remember a leader who changed the course of history for working men and women in America. James R. Hoffa, born February 14, 1913, served as General President of the Teamsters Union from 1957 to 1971.
Coming on the heels of an election last year where workers at Liberty Bakery Kitchen voted to be represented by Teamsters Local 653, the members have unanimously ratified their first contract with the company. The approximately 100 members are responsible for baking and delivering donuts to over 150 locations throughout New England.
With a net worth of more than $100 billion, Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos is the world’s wealthiest man. But the warehouse workers who helped make him rich are underpaid and micromanaged.
Public service members in Minnesota are being honored by unions across the state in a new public media campaign called "Building Better Lives Together".
The Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen issued a statement today in opposition to the criminalization of railroad workers.