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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A new report finds that states with higher minimum wages have less people who end their lives.
Subcommittee Democrats urge Congress to act to improve ability of workers to organize and collectively bargain.
This year's version of measure is the newest in the state's anti-union bill graveyard.
Just months after a huge victory against RTW at the ballot box, two state courts hand down key pro-worker decisions.
(COVINA, Calif.) – The Teamsters Union applauds today’s introduction of The Dream and Promise Act (H.R. 6), by Reps. Roybal-Allard (D-CA), Velazquez (D-NY) and Clarke (D-NY). This crucial legislation, which has 130 co-sponsors, would ensure that the future of Dreamers and Temporary Protected Status (TPS) holders is secure.
Subcommittee members said there is no more time to waste to come up with a solution for the nation's retirement woes.
Michigan's new governor is right to focus on improving road and water systems, beefing up vocational education efforts.