Every day, the opioid epidemic claims 115 American lives, while communities across the country are awash in prescription drugs that fuel the crisis. But while the human toll of this tragedy has become all too clear, the fight to hold accountable those responsible for exacerbating the crisis continues. Nowhere will this be more apparent or urgent than at San Francisco-based McKesson’s annual meeting Wednesday.
Over 120 Drivers from XPO Commerce, San Diego and Rancho Dominguez banded together and signed a petition asking for cleaner bathrooms, improved communication and prioritization of current XPO Drivers recently.
Leaders of local unions that represent UPS and UPS Freight members will meet August 9 to review the tentative agreements.
Allan Henry, a former hauler himself, now spends his nights organizing with the Transform Don’t Trash coalition to push for an exclusive zone franchise system, which would limit how many companies collect trash in each section of the city.
Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa joined U.S. Representatives Nancy Pelosi and Debbie Dingell, UAW International Union President Gary Jones, and hundreds of retirees and active members of major unions, at a town hall meeting calling for urgent action to protection pensions.
Read the Teamsters Weekly Update! Learn about James P. Hoffa's message to the Amazon MAD4 Workers, pension reform, 2018 election top issues at IBT Political Conference, Valley Teamsters Rally for Bill to Save Pension, Teamsters Overwhelmingly Approve Contract at Wegmans, Southern California Teamsters Ratify New Miller Beer Contract, Southern Air Pilots Secure Tentative Letter of Agreement to Improve Pay, Standards and more.
International Brotherhood of Teamsters General President James P. Hoffa sends a letter of solidarity to striking Amazon workers in Spain.
With a 172-9 ‘Yes’ vote, workers at the Miller Brewery in Irwindale, California ratified their newest Teamsters contract.