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Feb 12, 2016, 16:00 ET
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Hall: WV Legislature Sides With Corporate Interests Over Workers

 The following is the official statement of Teamsters General Secretary-Treasurer and Local 175 President Ken Hall on the West Virginia...

Feb 09, 2016, 16:31 ET
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Teamsters To File Lawsuit Against WV Senate Over Secret Emails

 The Teamsters Union will file a lawsuit this week against the West Virginia State Senate accusing Senate leaders of concealing email...

Feb 05, 2016, 15:55 ET
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Hall: 'Our Fight in West Virginia is Not Over'

The following is the official statement of Teamsters General Secretary-Treasurer and Local 175 President Ken Hall on the passage of right to work...

Feb 05, 2016, 10:47 ET
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Teamsters to Panthers Fans: MillerCoors Wants Carolina To Lose

In a public information campaign launched this week, Teamsters are alerting Carolina Panthers fans that MillerCoors has turned its back on North...

Feb 04, 2016, 15:07 ET
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Hoffa: FAA Measure Tries To Ground Trucker Safety By Ending Breaks

 The following is a statement from Teamsters General President James P. Hoffa in response to a provision included in new Federal Aviation...

Feb 03, 2016, 19:01 ET
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Teamsters And The TAMC Applaud Inclusion Of Section 402 In FAA Reauthorization Bill

The Teamsters and the Teamsters Aviation Mechanics Coalition commend the inclusion of Section 402 in House Resolution (H.R.) 4441, the Aviation...

Feb 03, 2016, 16:37 ET
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Teamsters To File Lawsuit Against WVU Over Right To Work Study

The Teamsters Union announced that it will file a lawsuit against West Virginia University (WVU) alleging violations of the Freedom of Information...

Feb 03, 2016, 15:56 ET
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Teamsters Offer $10,000 Reward For Information Locating Missing Teamster Member Sierra Shields

The Teamsters Union is offering a $10,000 reward for any information leading to the whereabouts of Sierra Shields. Shields, a flight attendant...

Feb 03, 2016, 14:18 ET
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Hoffa: Past TPP Concerns Are Still Today's Reality For Bum Trade Deal

The following is a statement from Teamsters General President James P. Hoffa about trade representatives from the U.S. and 11 other countries...

Feb 02, 2016, 18:04 ET
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Teamster Pilots Reach Tentative Agreement With GoJet Airlines

 The International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Teamsters Local 618 and GoJet Airlines announced today that they have reached a tentative...

Feb 02, 2016, 15:45 ET
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Teamsters Head To The Hill To Warn Congress About Central States

Teamster representatives briefed a standing room only crowd of Capitol Hill staffers today on a dire proposal by the Central States, Southeast and...

Jan 29, 2016, 17:07 ET
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Teamster Pilots At Horizon Air Ratify Agreement

Teamster pilots with Horizon Air who are members of Teamsters Local 1224 in Wilmington, Ohio, have voted by a 2-1 margin to ratify a collective...

Jan 27, 2016, 15:48 ET
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Statement on Missing Teamster Member Sierra Shields

 Sierra Shields, a flight attendant with Shuttle America for Delta and United Airlines flights, and a member of the International Brotherhood...

Jan 20, 2016, 11:49 ET
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Hoffa to MillerCoors: Keep Eden Brewery Open

In a letter to corporate executives, Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa called on MillerCoors to reverse its decision to close the award-winning...

Jan 19, 2016, 21:22 ET
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Hoffa: We Stand With Flint

 The following is the official statement of Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa on the Flint, Mich. water crisis. "Over the past month the...

Jan 13, 2016, 18:00 ET
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Teamsters, West Virginia Workers Stand Strong Against Right To Work

Teamsters General Secretary-Treasurer Ken Hall joined hundreds of labor union and community members at the State Capitol today to voice their...

Jan 12, 2016, 10:29 ET
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Minnesota Teamsters Endorse Angie Craig For 2nd Congressional District

Today, Teamsters across Minnesota endorsed Angie Craig for Congress in the 2nd Congressional seat race set for this fall. "We are pleased to put...

Dec 18, 2015, 10:26 ET
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Teamsters Support Omnibus Spending Bill That Protects Worker Rights, Health Care

The Teamsters back a $1.1 trillion spending bill approved today by Congress for fiscal year 2016, saying it ensures workers retain their rights to...

Dec 11, 2015, 12:11 ET
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Teamsters Testify About Republic Services' Radioactive Landfill In St. Louis

On Tuesday, Teamsters testified at the St. Louis Tribunal that is investigating human rights violations against communities surrounding Republic...

Dec 10, 2015, 13:26 ET
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Hoffa: Final Customs Bill Offers Little More To Make TPP Better For Workers

The following is the official statement of Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa in response to the issuance of a House-Senate conference report on...