On Wednesday, November 19, 2019 Teamsters joined the Airline Pilots Association (ALPA), the Coalition of Airline Pilots Associations (CAPA) and the Independent Pilots Association (IPA) at a press conference at the U.S. House of Representatives to voice their support for the Safe Skies Act.
A strike is underway at Denver’s Sysco plant. The company distributes food to restaurants, school, hospitals, and other organizations.
Teamsters Canada Rail Conference has served notice of intent to strike Canadian National Railway (CN).
Showcasing the varied career fields available in the aviation industry was the goal as Division representatives attended the ProJet Aviation Education and Career Expo in Leesburg VA on Friday, November 11th. Director David Bourne, Deputy Director Allynn Allen, International Representatives Bob Fisher and Chris Moore were joined by Local 210 Shop Steward Blake Silverstein for the event.
Today, on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month, we pause to honor the fallen. Originally known as Armistice Day, on this day WWI officially ended as Germany signed the Armistice with the Allies, ending what became referred to as “The war to end all wars.”
Veterans Day is a time to remember the contributions of all those who are or have served in the nation’s armed forces protecting our freedom.
The BMWED has filed suits in federal courts against several Class 1 railroads in an attempt to bargain contracts specific to each individual railroad and its Maintenance of Way employees.
From November 1-3, the Teamsters LGBTQ+ Caucus held its Annual Membership Meeting at Local 1932 in San Bernardino, Calif.