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XPO Truck Driver Speaks Out on Worker Misclassification

Josue Alvarez, a misclassified truck driver from XPO Logistics in Southern California, testified at a hearing for the "Protecting the Right to Organize Act" at the United States House of Representatives.

Sections of the "PRO Act" would make it easier for misclassified workers to be properly recognized as employees.

“As the workplace becomes increasingly splintered, we must protect worker rights,” said Chairwoman Fredricka Wilson (D-FL).

Attention Organizers: Teamster Organizing Conference September 30-October 4

The Teamsters Organizing Department will be conducting training for all Teamster organizers at all levels of experience during an event scheduled from September 30 to October 4 in Fort Worth, Texas.

Join Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa at the conference, which will include workshops and training on everything from Organizing 101, the Teamster organizing model, to advanced campaign strategy and tactics. Attendees will get the opportunity for hands-on experience on an IBT campaign in the area.

The registration deadline is August 15.


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As a member of IBT you now have access to valuable features and benefits, including special group discounts on auto and home insurance offered through MetLife Auto & Home – a leading provider of quality auto insurance coverage.

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