MIAMI, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is an official statement from Mike Scott, Teamsters Local 769 President on the union filing for a representational election at the Miami Lakes Con-Way Freight terminal.
"For far too long, these hardworking employees have not had the respect and dignity on the job that they deserve," said Mike Scott, President of Local 769. "When they form their union with the Teamsters, they will be treated fairly and we will work hard to negotiate a strong Teamster contract for them that addresses their issues including job security."
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