Local 727 Coke Workers Ratify Three-Year Deal; Lawmakers, Labor Leaders Raise Opposition to TPP; Aussie Labor Leader Talks Up New Approach for Truckers; Minnesota Teamsters Endorse Angie Craig; Contract News; Organizing News; This Week in Teamster Music; NLRB Election Changes Help Workers
Local 727 Reaches Tentative Deal with Coke Subsidiary, Ends Strike; Calif. Commissioner Sides with Drivers in Wage Dispute; Fort Irwin Teamsters Call Out Employer for Cutting Wages, Benefits; New Year Brings Higher Wages to Workers in 14 States; Organizing News; This Week in Teamster Music; Teamsters, Lawmakers Raise Drumbeat Against Pension Proposal
In this special holiday edition of the podcast, hear about how the Teamsters have given back to the communities they serve both in the past and the present. And learn how great Teamster presidents of the past like James R. Hoffa and Daniel J. Tobin have addressed the membership during this time in year in decades past.
Teamsters Drop Off 75K Petitions Telling UPS to Leave ALEC; Seattle City Council Approves Unionization for App-Based Drivers; Members Describe Dangerous Conditions at St. Louis Landfill; Senators Discuss Closing of N.C. MillerCoors Plant; Kalitta Air Pilots Authorize Strike; Chicago to Host Hoffa Scholarship Gala; JC 42 Create Fund for Shooting Victims; Organizing News; This Week in Teamster Music; The Middle Class Deserves Lawmakers’ Attention
Nevada School District Workers Vote to Join Local 14; Aloise Talks Pay, Benefits for Silicon Valley Support Workers; Local 727 Coca Cola Workers Strike over Bad Faith Bargaining; Bourne Honored for Trek to Raise Money for Vets; Remembering San Bernardino; This Week in Teamster Music; Transportation Bill is Progress in Breaking Political Gridlock
Feds to Hold Columbus, Milwaukee Hearings to Discuss Central States; American Airlines Service Agents Agree to New Pact; Illinois Coca-Cola Workers Authorize Strike; Negotiations Set for Local 162, Beer Distributor Talks; Organizing News; U.S. Must End Endorsement of Child, Forced Labor
Silicon Valley Shuttle Drivers Approve First Contract; Supreme Court Denies Hearing in Amerijet Case; Senate Removes ‘Twin 33s’ Language from Measure; TPP Opposition Continues to Build; NLRB Sides with Workers in Dispute with Con-way Freight; BMWED Initiates Occupational Risk Study; Contract News; U.S. Kids Are Watched by People in Poverty
11,000 San Bernardino Workers to Vote on Tentative Deal; Senate Instructs Negotiators not to Back Longer Trailers; Fed Report Details Dire Rail Needs in Northeast; Contract News; Organizing News; This Week in Teamster Music; Protecting Truckers’ Rest Breaks Makes Highways Safer