This webpage provides information on the Teamsters Union’s legislative advocacy at both the federal and state level as well as our field activity to support those policy positions and to get strong labor candidates elected to office. Among other resources, you will find our federal legislative scorecard, formal statements of policy position and communications to Capitol Hill, a weekly update on federal legislative happenings, an overview of bills we are tracking at the state level, and quick links to take action on priority issues.
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Even if workers don't live in a so-called swing state, there are still plenty of reasons to vote.
Republican nominee, in his own words, makes it clear he isn't a man of the people.
"Show Me" state's race for governor highlights pitched battle to curtail collective bargaining rights.
Democrats and Republicans agree that NAFTA, other pacts cost American jobs.
States, Chamber of Commerce seek to halt increase in overtime pay threshold.
Everyday Americans are the key to defeating anti-union measures across the country.
Businesses cheat the U.S. government out of more than $125 billion in tax payments each year by stashing profits offshore. Meanwhile, transportation, energy and water networks continue to deteriorate.
Workers continue to struggle to meet basic needs even as overall U.S. economic numbers improve.