Site Map Icon
RSS Feed icon
 
 
 
December 18, 2014
Important Links
IBT Home Page
Labor Blog
Change To Win
Wake Up WalMart
Workers Independent News
Joint Council 3 Big Rig
Action Center
IBT UnionActive Newswire
 
Updated: Dec. 17 (21:14)
OMNIBUS SPENDING BILL / PENSION PROVISIONS
Teamsters Joint Council 32
New Year's Eve Dinner Dance
Teamsters Local 455
Even With a GOP Congress, Obama Could Still Defend Workers
Teamsters local 570
Even With a GOP Congress, Obama Could Still Defend Workers
Teamsters Local 355
Even With a GOP Congress, Obama Could Still Defend Workers
Teamsters Local 992
Don Jackson Stands Tall
Teamsters Local 162
 
     
Paused

First Student School Bus Workers Vote To Join Teamsters Local 653


School bus workers at the Abington, Mass., First Student yard have voted overwhelmingly, 38-8, in favor of representation by Teamsters Local 653 in South Easton, Mass. The group of 60 drivers and monitors transport children in the Rockland, Holbrook and Weymouth school districts.
Read More...

NetJets' Teamster Workforce Refuses To Subsidize Pet Travel For The Rich And Famous


Berkshire Hathaway’s (BRK/B) NetJets, Inc., continues to demand compensation and benefit cuts from more than 600 workers represented by the Teamsters Union as part of a scheme to lower prices for its wealthy customers.
Read More...

School Bus Workers At Chicago Public Schools Vote To Join Teamsters Local 777


School bus workers with Paige Bus Enterprises in Chicago have voted overwhelmingly, 59-16, in favor of representation by Teamsters Local 777 in Lyons, Ill. The 104 bus school bus drivers and monitors transport children attending Chicago Public Schools.
Read More...

Laird Evans Makes Significant Donation to the Teamsters Archives in Washington, D.C.


Laird Evans, the retired principal officer of Teamsters Local 568 in Shreveport, La., recently made the first of several contributions to the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Labor History Research Center at the George Washington University in Washington, D.C.
Read More...

Roma Food Drivers In California Vote Overwhelmingly To Join Teamsters


Food distribution drivers at Roma of Southern California, a Performance Food company, have voted overwhelmingly, 68-15, in favor of joining Teamsters Local 630 in Los Angeles.
Read More...

Teamsters Lead Buffalo Snow Storm Relief Efforts


Teamsters from across the Buffalo, N.Y., area are taking action to provide relief and much needed services after a powerful storm that dumped seven feet of snow on western New York.
Read More...


President's Column: And they have the temerity to ask: What has the union done for me?

The union movement in the United States has historically been one of the most productive weavers of the fabric of American culture. Organized labor is primarily responsible for virtually every piece of social legislation ever enacted to help working men and women, including Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid, minimum wage, and health and safety in the workplace, among many others.
Read More...
Hansen's History: A personal reminiscence of Teamster leader James R. Hoffa
Editor's note: I wrote This piece about the late James R. Hoffa s 1962 visit to Denver for my Colorado Labor column, which was published by the Rocky Mountain News on December 25, 1992.
Read More...

 
 
Teamsters Joint Council 3
Copyright © 2014, All Rights Reserved.
Powered By UnionActive™

22782 hits since Apr 08, 2008
Visit Unions-America.com!

Top of Page image
Login