COVID-19 News Updates for March 31, 2020.
Congressional leadership has produced a historic $2 trillion stimulus bill that provides significant relief to aviation workers. The 96 Senators who were present for the vote supported the legislation unanimously; it was voted into law by the House of Representatives earlier today and is expected to be signed into law by the President. For more information, click here.
In a near unanimous vote, Sysco warehouse workers and drivers who are members of Teamsters Local 769 in Miami have ratified their first contracts.
Listen to this special episode of the Teamster Nation Podcast focused on UPS Teamsters and learn what the union is doing to protect the health and safety of these essential logistics workers.
The Teamsters Union’s Department of Political and Legislative Action has put together these downloadable fact sheets to help keep you up-to-date on policy developments around the COVID-19 pandemic.
Justice for Port Drivers is conducting a survey of port truck drivers in the greater Los Angeles area about their experiences with the coronavirus outbreak. The information gathered will help protect port drivers during the COVID-19 pandemic. All responses will be kept confidential. To fill out the survey, click here.
Disneyland in California and Walt Disney World resort in Florida will remain closed until further notice as the coronavirus outbreak continues to spread in the United States, the company recently announced. This is the first time in Disney history that all of their parks worldwide are closed.