(LAS VEGAS) – The Nevada State AFL-CIO Executive Board has unanimously voted to appoint Teamsters Local 631 Secretary-Treasurer Tommy Blitsch to the position of Vice President At-Large.
(MIDDLEBOROUGH, Mass.) – Teamster school bus drivers and monitors with Middleborough Public Schools have overwhelmingly ratified a three-year agreement.
(ORONO, ME) – Teamsters Local 340 members in the University of Maine System (UMS) Service & Maintenance Department staged an informational picket line at the Orono Campus to demand an end to substandard wages.
(ONTARIO, Calif.) – Dozens of Teamsters Local 2727 aircraft mechanics and related classifications protested outside one of UPS’ largest air hubs today, saying they’re ready to do whatever it takes to settle a fair contract that protects the health benefits they and their families depend on. The protests in Ontario will continue on Tuesday as the mechanics head back to the bargaining table with UPS under the supervision of a federal mediator.
(Washington) – International Brotherhood of Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa has directed international union staff to provide all necessary support to members impacted by Hurricane Harvey and the resulting floods.
(METROPOLIS, Ill.) – After a nine month organizing campaign, drivers and monitors at Durham School Services in Metropolis, Ill. have voted overwhelmingly to join Teamsters Local 50. The 37 workers transport the students in Massac Unit School District Number One, which covers Metropolis and surrounding areas.
(PHILADELPHIA) – Members of Teamsters Local 502/Commonwealth Association of School Administrators (CASA) have overwhelmingly ratified a four-year agreement with the School District of Philadelphia.
(WASHINGTON) – The following is a statement by Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa in response to the conclusion of the first round of NAFTA renegotiation talks that ended Sunday.