Coronavirus news updates for March 26, 2020.
The massive stimulus package moving through Congress rightly gives high priority to protections for workers and struggling families.
Listen to this second special edition of the Teamster Nation Podcast dealing with the coronavirus epidemic, and get the latest health, safety and legislative news from America’s Strongest Union. Plus get updates from the heads of the Package and Convention, Trade Show and Casino divisions.
They're being asked to stand on the front lines and help treat patients with COVID-19. But, a group of nurses at Ascension Genesys said the Grand Blanc Township hospital is not prioritizing their safety.
News updates on COVID-19 for March 25, 2020:
Teamsters Local 572 members in Los Angeles helped the school district bring toys to kids in need during the COVID-19 crisis. Rick Middleton, Local 572 Secretary-Treasurer and International Vice President, and Teamster volunteers were featured in a CBS 12 news story.
This is a rapidly evolving situation. This fact sheet will be updated online as needed. See links at the end of this fact sheet for the most up-to-date information.
COVID-19 is spreading rapidly within the United States. The outbreak has been declared a national emergency in the United States and a global pandemic by the World Health Organization. Protecting workers who engage in local and suburban passenger transportation by bus, rail, or subway should be a high priority so that they can continue to provide transportation services without getting sick or spreading the infection to their communities.
COVID-19 News Updates for March 24, 2020.