(WASHINGTON) – The following is a statement from Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa about the bilateral agreement-in-principle announced today between the U.S. and Mexico to revamp the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).
Compensation for top execs grows by more that 17 percent in 2017, EPI finds.
(SAN FRANCISCO) — Dozens of Teamsters from locals throughout Northern California, as well as port drivers from L.A./Long Beach, took part in a lobby day in Sacramento this week to push back on corporate efforts to overturn the state Supreme Court’s landmark Dynamex decision.
Local 822 political coordinator talks policy with top Democrat on the House Education and Workforce Committee.
Hardworking Missourians stood up to corporate cronies yesterday, overwhelmingly rejecting their efforts to enact a so-called right-to-work (RTW) law in the state that would have curbed the ability of workers to join together to negotiate for higher pay, benefits and safety on the job.
(WASHINGTON) – The following is a statement from Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa about Missouri voters defeating Proposition A on the statewide ballot yesterday, which ensures workers will be able to continue to come together to negotiate contracts that pay more, bring better benefits and protect their safety on the job.
(DAYTON, Ohio) – Teamsters Local 957 announced today its endorsement of Zach Dickerson to serve as the next lawmaker to represent Ohio State House District 42, saying he will stand up against those trying to tamp down on the interests of hardworking Ohioans.
Dickerson met with Local 957 on several occasions and pledged to advocate for the interests of union members. He understands the importance of collective bargaining and advocating for workers on the job. And he will oppose those who have sought to reward a corporate class that has punished the middle class.
Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa led a ‘get out the vote’ rally at Teamsters Local 332 today in support of Gretchen Whitmer for Michigan governor.