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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Fifty years after MLK's death, the U.S. still has work to do to ensure that hardworking Americans are treated and paid fairly.
Educators in Oklahoma, Kentucky and Arizona are the latest to raise hell over low pay, feeble student investment.
Locals respond to call to register union members.
(WASHINGTON) – The following is the official statement of Teamsters General President James P. Hoffa on today’s announcement of strategic tariffs against China.
“Earlier this month, I sent a letter to the White House describing the Teamsters’ support for the recent analysis and action under Section 232 to protect our national security through strategic tariffs on steel and aluminum. Today, I commend the United States Trade Representative for the bold enforcement action against unfair Chinese trade practices under Section 301.
Endorsed by Joint Council 25, pro-worker choices dominate the ballot box.
Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa joins Maria Bartiromo on Mornings with Maria on Fox Business News to talk about the union's positions on trade, tariffs, corporate tax cuts and the pension crisis.
A congressional joint committee is ready to tackle pension reform. It's not a moment to soon. And the vehicle to do so is the Butch Lewis Act.
Teamsters and other labor allies in western Pennsylvania worked long hours in the days leading up to a special U.S. House election this week letting union members in the district know there was only one candidate who would stand up for their families. And the effort paid off.