Inside the Teamsters’ XPO organizing effort, including why the giant logistics company is bad for workers and what unions across the globe are doing about it. Plus, how Philadelphia’s soda tax is killing good Teamster jobs across the City of Brotherly Love. And finally, how a former Army captain got his song in the hands of the “Man in Black”.
Listen to Teamster Nation News for March 8-14.
Teamsters Call on XPO CEO Jacobs to Improve Worker Rights; IIO Withdraws Recommendation of Charges Against Hall; Regional Freight Coordinators Appointed; UPS Aircraft Mechanics Ask for Release from Mediated Negotiations; Contract News; Organizing News; This Week in Teamster Music; Mexican Trucks at Center of New NAFTA Debate
IBT Election Results Certified; Unions Unite to Celebrate DOL Nominee’s Withdrawal; Carhaul Locals Endorse Tentative Agreement; Teamsters Laud DeFazio’s NAFTA Resolution; Union Plays Big Role in Defeat of RTW in N.H.; Contract News; Organizing News; This Week in Teamster Music; Anti-Union Forces Set Sites on Iowa Public Sector Workers
O’Brien, Soehl Appointed to Lead Package, Freight Divisions; Union to Fight Kellogg’s Elimination of 1,200 Jobs; Teamsters Denounce Missouri RTW Law; Local 700 Files ULP Against Illinois County; Teamster Disaster Relief Fund Offers Assistance in Mississippi; Contract News; This Week in Teamster Music; Senate Bill Would Tamp Down on Construction Wages
Teamsters Come Out Strong Against RTW Measure; Union Endorses Rep. Ellison for DNC Chair; IBT Raises Concerns about Gorsuch Supreme Court Pick; Local 251 R.I. Hospital Workers Join Rally; Teamsters Ask White House to Reconsider Fed Contractor Order Statement; JC 32 Backs Frey for Minneapolis Mayor; This Week in Teamster Music; House GOP Renews War on Workers with RTW Bill
Listen to Teamster Nation News for Feb. 1-7.
Teamsters Hail Trump Decision to Withdraw from TPP; Lockout Looms for 1,000 Local 1145 Honeywell Members; Carhaul Negotiators Reach Tentative Deal; Union Applauds Go Ahead Given to Pipelines; BLET Seeks Member Support for Two-Person Crew Bill; Contract News; This Week in Teamster Music; Women Make a Stand for Rights on the Job