(WHITAKERS, N.C.) – Cummins workers and their union representatives participated in the annual Whitakers MLK Day March and other Martin Luther King Jr. commemorations last weekend to celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and to demand that Cummins stop medical discrimination against workers in its Rocky Mount plant and much of its U.S. workforce.
Senator Charles Schumer and Congressman Peter King say they're backing a bill that would allow the Treasury Department to issue bonds -- which would then be used to fund the collapsing pensions.
(WASHINGTON) — University of Minnesota employees represented by the Teamsters Union protested at the residence of Geir Haarde, Iceland’s ambassador to the U.S., Thursday night.
A Broadway casting director lost out on a reading for a new musical based on the iconic 1979 film “Norma Rae” because she wanted producers to make contributions to a Teamster health and pension fund, the Daily News has learned.
There are certain fundamentals to a union contract. In a worker-friendly state like Washington, union security is high on the list. Union security insures that all employees in the bargaining unit pay their fair share for representation under the contract.
The New York City Central Labor Council, AFL-CIO executive board of 39 unions from across the city wrote a letter to Broadway League Chairman Robert Wankel today, demanding fair treatment for theater’s casting directors.
Bay Valley Food workers in Pecotonica, Illinois, who are members of Teamsters Local 754, remain strong on the strike line as their fight for a fair contract.
The Teamsters hosted a conference call for members last evening to give a detailed update on the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).