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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New research details growing awareness and backing of such policies.
(WASHINGTON) – The following is a statement from Teamsters General President James P. Hoffa about the continuing resolution (CR) funding bill cleared through Congress and signed by President Obama late last week that will keep the federal government operating until April 28, 2017.
Republicans in Kentucky, Missouri and New Hampshire are likely to push forward with anti-worker legislation in 2017.
Teamsters and allies are the real reason why terrible Pacific Rim trade deal won't be moving forward.
The election is over. Now it's time to think about rebuilding the nation's roads, rails, energy and water networks.
Four states vote to increase minimum wage, continue
Members go the extra mile to educate workers about the need to vote for leaders backing union rights, higher pay.
It's decision time for workers at the ballot box. And Donald Trump only delivers promises, not solutions.