International Brotherhood of Teamsters General President James Hoffa discusses the impact of President Trump’s tariffs, and what should be done to get tough with China on trade during interviews with Ali Velsh of MSNBC and Judy Woodruff of PBS NewsHour.
Teamsters Weekly Update, Week Ending May 17, 2019
Workers at First Student School Bus of Irving, TX Join Teamsters Local 745
Teamster Leaders Laud Lifting of U.S. National Security Tariffs
Hoffa: Teens Driving Trucks Interstate Would Jeopardize Safety
The last supplement to the YRC Freight, Holland and New Penn National Master Freight Agreement has now been ratified by the affected membership, which means the new national collective bargaining agreement and all supplemental agreements are now fully ratified and will take effect immediately.
(TUKWILA, Wash.)—Life is about to change for a group of over 150 fuelers, dispatchers and mechanics working at Sea-Tac Airport, as they voted yesterday to ratify their first-ever Teamster contract.
By Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa
Published in USA Today, May 13, 2019
As the 2020 primary season heats up, presidential candidates in the massive Democratic field — from Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren to Amy Klobuchar and former vice president Joe Biden — are vying for critical support from labor unions.
Leaders in the nation's capital are again talking about improving transportation. It's time to get a deal done!
Hoffa: Job Training Bills Would Build Better Michigan: The Teamsters are long-time advocates of improved job-skills training. So it should come as no surprise that this union wholeheartedly endorses Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s proposal to provide debt-free tuition to both high school graduates as well as older adults interested in beefing up their abilities.