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Teamsters Protest Labatt Beer At NHL All-Star Game

 At the National Hockey League's All-Star Game on Sunday, Teamsters who work at Heidelberg Distributing provided information to fans about...

Jan 21, 2015, 16:48 ET
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Teamsters Partner With US Army, ABF To Train Military Veterans As Drivers

The Teamsters, the U.S. Army and ABF Trucking formally entered into a partnership today which provides for commercial drivers' license training for...

Jan 20, 2015, 15:40 ET
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Texas Teamsters Reach Contract Agreement With Danone

Teamsters Local 997 members at Danone's (EPN:BN) Fort Worth, Texas, plant have ratified an agreement with the company, gaining participation in the...

Jan 14, 2015, 11:49 ET
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Hoffa to Members: A New Day For Our Great Union

Today, the United States of America represented by the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York entered into an agreement with...

Jan 12, 2015, 13:07 ET
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Teamsters Call On Apple, Yahoo, Ebay, Zynga, Genetech, Amtrak to Support Compass Transportation Drivers Seeking Union

Rome Aloise, International Vice President and President of Teamsters Local 853 in San Leandro, Calif., sent letters to the CEOs of six East...

Jan 09, 2015, 18:38 ET
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Teamsters Denounce DOT Decision To Open Border To Mexican Trucks

The following is the official statement of Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa in response to the Department of Transportation's announcement...

Jan 09, 2015, 13:57 ET
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Teamsters: Port Truck Drivers From Major Drayage Firm Serving Twin Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach Reclassified as Employees; Elect to Join Teamsters Following Neutral Unionization Process

 Port truck drivers from Shippers Transport Express, a wholly-owned subsidiary of SSA Marine, have designated Teamsters Local 848 as their...

Jan 08, 2015, 14:18 ET
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Teamsters: Federal Data Shows Regional Broadliners' Troubled Safety Record

Performance Food Group (PFG) drivers have the highest number of fitness and safety violations among the top 10 broadline foodservice industry...

Dec 22, 2014, 15:25 ET
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Travel Management Company Pilots Vote To Join Teamsters

Pilots with Travel Management Company (TMC) voted overwhelmingly, 120-57, today in favor of Teamster representation. After the National Mediation...

Dec 17, 2014, 16:33 ET
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Teamsters, Consumers And Community Protest UNFI Shareholders Meeting

On Wednesday, Teamsters, organic food consumers, supply chain workers and community leaders protested the unsustainable practices of United Natural...

Dec 16, 2014, 19:21 ET
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Workers At Selland Auto Transport Vote To Join Teamsters Union

A group of about 240 drivers, owner-operators and shop employees at Selland Auto Transport have voted to join the Teamsters Union in California,...

Dec 16, 2014, 16:59 ET
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National Labor Relations Board Rules In Favor Of Teamster School Bus Workers

School bus drivers and monitors in Santa Rosa County, Fla., who are members of Teamsters Local 991 in Mobile, Ala., have won another victory in a...

Dec 16, 2014, 16:44 ET
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More Than 400 Sysco Workers In Atlanta Win Teamster Representation

In a major victory, Sysco workers have voted to join Teamsters Local 528 in Atlanta. With 423 workers in the bargaining unit, the vote for Teamster...

Dec 13, 2014, 23:41 ET

Teamsters Denounce Senate Passage Of Omnibus Spending Bill

The following is the official statement from Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa in response to the Senate's passage of the Omnibus...

Dec 12, 2014, 11:44 ET
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Teamsters Call On Senate To Vote Down Omnibus Spending Bill

 The International Brotherhood of Teamsters issued the following statement from General President Jim Hoffa in response to the House of...

Dec 09, 2014, 22:50 ET
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Teamsters Denounce Inclusion of Pension Reform Bill to Omnibus Spending Bill

 The International Brotherhood of Teamsters issued the following statement from General President Jim Hoffa in response to reports this evening...

Dec 09, 2014, 11:34 ET
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Hoffa to Congress: Stop Bailout For UPS, Protect Retiree Benefits

International Brotherhood of Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa today wrote a letter that was sent to the Congressional leadership and...

Dec 01, 2014, 12:15 ET
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. The Laird Evans collection contains numerous one-of-a-kind donations as well as historically significant materials and documents.

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...

Nov 25, 2014, 17:00 ET
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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...

Nov 21, 2014, 16:42 ET
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Teamsters Joint Council 16 Statement on Immigration Action

The following is a statement from George Miranda, President of Teamsters Joint Council 16 and the Teamsters National Hispanic Caucus, in response...