A small group of Teamsters who work for Republic Parking in downtown Seattle voted to ratify a new three-year contract last week.
The workers at Central States Pension Fund are members of Teamsters Local 743 in Chicago. On Wednesday, September 20, they surprised General Secretary-Treasurer Ken Hall with an act of generosity that shows what a union is all about.
The Washington Times recently published an editorial by Dennis Pierce, National President of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen.
The Teamsters Union along with Investor Voice, a representative of the Equality Network Foundation, are sponsors of a shareholder proposal calling on FedEx to publicly disclose the corporation’s lobbying activity.
Following a six-month organizing effort, 140 warehouse workers, drivers and other employees at Wismettac Asian Foods voted on September 19 to join Teamsters Local 630 in Los Angeles. The vote count was 75-22 in favor of union representation.
Teamster Women's Conference continued its second day on Monday, with an address from Teamsters General Secretary-Treasurer Ken Hall, to more than a thousand Teamster women in San Antonio, Texas.
The UPS and UPS Freight Screening Committees are scheduled for September 25th and the Two-Person Review is scheduled for October 17.
The International Brotherhood of Teamsters has published a Disaster Relief Notice to assist members living in Puerto Rico who have been affected by Hurricane Maria.