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Apr 15, 2013, 09:59 ET
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Teamsters at Republic Services Strike in McDonough, Georgia

McDonough Hauling Yard Workers Go On Unfair Labor Practice Strike  Sanitation workers employed by Republic Services/Allied Waste [NYSE:...

Feb 27, 2013, 15:27 ET
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Teamsters At Republic Services Unanimously Vote To Authorize Strike

Sanitation Workers Fed Up With Delays In Contract Negotiations On February 23, members of Local 728 in Atlanta employed as drivers and...

Nov 26, 2012, 12:23 ET
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Teamsters, Jobs with Justice Protest Bill Gates and Republic Services

Sanitation Workers Ask Bill Gates, Primary Owner of Republic/Allied Waste, to Stop Destroying Their Retirement Security On Nov. 21, members...

Mar 28, 2012, 11:51 ET
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Teamsters to Hold Rally for Free Speech, Workers' Rights

Teamsters, Union Members, Civil Rights Groups, Community Supporters Say NO to SB 469  Teamsters are calling on supporters of free...

Mar 16, 2012, 11:40 ET
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Saturday Rally For Jobs, Against Attacks

Teamsters, Union Members, Faith Leaders, Community Supporters Say NO to SB469  A mass rally will be held at the Georgia State...

Dec 28, 2011, 16:58 ET

Republic Waste Drivers Vote Teamsters

Seventh NLRB Victory for Local 728 in Atlanta Republic Waste drivers in McDonough, Ga., voted 24-14 to join Teamsters Local 728 on Friday...

Mar 10, 2011, 14:03 ET

O'Reilly Auto Parts Drivers Vote Teamsters

Gaining Fair, Annual Raises Driving Force in Election A majority of drivers for O'Reilly Auto Parts have voted to be represented by Teamsters...

Feb 16, 2011, 13:32 ET

Coca-Cola Ordered To Post Union Rights Notice in Atlanta Facilities

Local Union Charges of Management Intimidation Upheld by NLRB As part of a settlement agreement, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has...

Dec 06, 2010, 17:49 ET
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Teamsters Victorious at Red Cross in Atlanta

Red Cross Collection Specialists and Technicians Vote for Teamsters A majority of the employees who work as Red Cross collection specialists and...

Jul 23, 2010, 15:07 ET

NLRB: Atlanta Coca-Cola Enterprise Employees to Get Tens of Thousands of Dollars in Back Pay

Teamsters Settle Series of Unfair Labor Practices with CCE In a victory for Atlanta Coca-Cola Enterprise workers seeking to form a union with the...

Dec 10, 2008, 13:08 ET

MCA Drivers in Atlanta Vote for Teamster Representation

Workers Seek Respect On The Job Truck drivers who haul U.S. mail for Mail Contractors of America (MCA) out of the Atlanta terminal have voted for...