(WASHINGTON) – The Teamsters Union today denounced a National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) decision handed down last night in Hybrand Industrial Contractors Ltd. that rolls back the agency’s 2015 “joint employer” ruling in Browning-Ferris Industries, Inc. (BFI).
End-of-year spending bill is seen as best vehicle to deliver a secure retirement to hundreds of thousands whose nest eggs are jeopardized.
(WASHINGTON) – Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa reiterated the union’s support for critical legislation that would establish a new agency within the U.S. Treasury Department authorized to issue bonds in order to finance loans to pension plans in financial distress.
Courts are currently front-and-center in sorting out gerrymandering efforts. But it should be independent panels who decide what fair districts look like.
After years of toiling behind the scenes, the Teamsters have teamed up with lawmakers in the House and Senate to push forward a legislative fix for failing multi-employer pension plans.
House Democrats and Republicans sign onto new letter calling for an end to 40 percent tax set to be charged to those with high-quality health plans beginning in 2020.
(HOUSTON) —Teamsters Local 988 is proud to endorse Texas State Senator Sylvia Garcia for Congress. Garcia announced on November 14 that she would run for Congress in Texas Congressional District 29 for the seat that will be vacated by Gene Green, the incumbent not seeking reelection.
Local 237 leader stresses that union rights are civil rights, pending Supreme Court case could be a set back.