Workers’ pensions are being endangered by both Congress and those charged with overseeing them. The Teamsters and our members are standing united to say “No!” to cuts and “Yes!” to greater retirement security!
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Teamsters are ramping up efforts to convince lawmakers to back the Butch Lewis Act of 2017.
Union representatives explain to elected officials that reform is needed to help retirees, workers.
Union holds House, Senate briefings with staffers to brief them on Butch Lewis Act.
(WASHINGTON) – Today, Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) shared his belief that the Joint Select Committee on Solvency of Multiemployer Pension Plans will find a solution to the growing pension crisis this year during his remarks at the National Press Club.
Getting the lowdown on a new joint select congressional panel that holds the future of the Teamsters’ years-long effort to secure the retirements of hundreds of thousands of its members in its hands, and how retirees and workers can help. Plus, how a critically-acclaimed rock band sprung from Teamster security guard jobs at a New York City museum.
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.
(WASHINGTON) – Today, the members of the Joint Select Committee on Solvency of Multiemployer Pension Plans convened for its initial meeting, pledging to work together to find a bipartisan solution to the pension crisis.