Lessening protections for workers won't help hardworking Americans earn more.
(WASHINGTON) – Today, the Teamsters Union submitted its comments to the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) on the proposed renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). The union’s comments stressed the importance of the renegotiation focusing on long-standing issues that have existed in past and recently proposed agreements, including improving labor rights provisions, addressing currency manipulation and protecting highway safety.
(WASHINGTON) – The following is a statement by Teamsters General President James P. Hoffa on three Department of Labor announcements last week that reverse rules put in place during the Obama administration which required companies to report outside union busting activities, as well as two agency interpretations dealing with independent contractors and joint employment.
Anti-union activists take another stab at gutting unions and silencing the voice of public sector workers.
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As the Trump administration gets ready to receive comments on how to best reform NAFTA, the Teamsters have many ideas on how to make it a better deal for working Americans.
(WASHINGTON) –Today’s decision by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to withdraw the proposed rulemaking concerning raising the minimum levels of liability insurance coverage for motor carriers was denounced by the Teamsters Union.