(COLUMBUS, Ohio) – More than 10,000 union workers and retirees assembled on the grounds of the Ohio state Capitol today to let members of a joint congressional committee set to meet here tomorrow know they need to act quickly to protect the jeopardized pensions of some 1.5 million people.
Teamsters, Mineworkers and Bakery unions are rallying in Columbus, Ohio to let members of a joint congressional committee know it is time to act on pension reform.
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.