(WASHINGTON) – The following is a statement from Teamsters General President James P. Hoffa about the Missouri Senate’s failure to overturn Gov. Jay Nixon’s veto of paycheck deception legislation. This bill would have hampered the ability of unions to fully represent their membership in the state and weakened the voice of Missouri's working families.
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Here's this week's update from the Hill.
(WASHINGTON) – The Teamsters today hailed the Senate Finance Committee for holding a hearing looking into the need to reform multiemployer pension plans like the Central States Pension Fund, which has proposed slashing the benefits of retirees by as much as 70 percent.
Here is week's update from the Hill.
The Teamsters Union actively advocates on behalf of Teamster members and all of America’s working families at all levels of government. Priority state issues for the 2016 state legislative sessions include:
The Teamsters track certain key votes from members of Congress to show how they align with Teamster priorities. To check how often your Representative and Senators voted with Teamster priorities, please click the links below for the scorecards for the 114th Congress (2015-2016) and 115th Congress (2017-2018).
Ensure Retirement Security for Working Families: