Site Map Icon
RSS Feed icon
 
 
 
March 18, 2019
<< March 2019 >>
S M T W T F S
1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
31
Weather Report
  Current Campaigns  
  • This Web page provides the latest updates for the national contract, riders and supplements that cover about 3,500 Teamsters at DHL Express.

  • We Are eXPOsing XPO’s Global Greed

    XPO Logistics is a top ten global logistics and transportation company with annual revenue of $15 billion and 89,000 employees, another 10,000 workers classified as independent contractors, and thousands more working for firms that subcontract with XPO. We are the REAL workers at XPO Logistics worldwide exposing the truth about the company’s global greed, illegal wage theft, unsafe conditions, and abhorrent and vicious anti-worker, anti-union tactics. 

    This greed includes mistreating former Con-way Freight workers in the United States who are being kept in the dark about terminal closures and layoffs, and the company’s illegal refusal to bargain contracts and denying their workers’ federally protected right to organize. It also includes port, rail and last-mile drivers around the country and in Southern California fighting wage theft in excess of $200 million because they are misclassified as independent contractors and denied the right to form their union. This greed has caused numerous lawsuits and strikes.  Greed also means an unsafe workplace and mistreating its warehouse employees.

    XPO’s greed extends to Europe beginning with breaking its promise to not layoff any workers for at least 18 months. French workers and the unions have been fighting back against XPO’s disrespect, lies and attempts to slash jobs. Similar struggles are taking place in Great Britain, Spain, Belgium, the Netherlands, and across Europe.

    Join the worldwide struggle now! Get involved with this campaign by joining the Facebook group “XPO Exposed.”

    Together, we can eXPOse the company’s global greed and win fairness, respect and dignity for tens of thousands of XPO employees around the world!

  • This page provides the latest contract information to the 7,500 Teamsters—drivers, dockworkers and office staff—employed by ABF Freight System, Inc.

  • Workers’ pensions are being endangered by both Congress and those charged with overseeing them. The Teamsters and our members are standing united to say “No!” to cuts and “Yes!” to greater retirement security!

  • The ‘Let’s Get America Working!’ campaign seeks to restore a dynamic and prosperous middle class to drive economic growth by helping to advance policy decisions that create and maintain good middle-income jobs, guarantee retirement security, expand access to the American Dream, and ensure that the benefits of the ongoing economic recovery are felt by the many, not just the few.

  • This webpage provides information on the Teamsters Union’s legislative advocacy at both the federal and state level as well as our field activity to support those policy positions and to get strong labor candidates elected to office.  Among other resources, you will find our federal legislative scorecard, formal statements of policy position and communications to Capitol Hill,  a weekly update on federal legislative happenings, an overview of bills we are tracking at the state level, and quick links to take action on priority issues.

  • This web page provides information on the ongoing effort to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). Since 1994, NAFTA has devastated working families, putting corporate profits ahead of people.  What’s worse is that NAFTA has become the blueprint for all other trade agreements, from the way that it was negotiated in secret, to the bad provisions that have made their way into every agreement that has been signed since then.  Now, NAFTA is being renegotiated and we demand that it be reframed to work for workers instead of corporate interests.

  • The Teamsters have stood in solidarity with worker struggles in other countries since our founding. With economic globalization, our ability to organize increasingly depends on our ability to build alliances with workers on a global scale.
    More than ever, Teamsters are organizing and bargaining with multi-national companies. A key objective of our Global Strategies Campaign is to build strong alliances with unions around the globe who organize and bargain with common employers. Our focus is on workers in the emerging global supply chains – the infrastructure of globalization.
    Globalization creates new opportunities for international worker solidarity. We seek common cause with workers around the world to build social justice for all workers and the communities in which they live.

  • The contributions of black members to the success of the Teamsters Union are numerous, varied and as old as the union itself. This month, the Teamsters Union spotlights some of those contributions.

  • Connection Failure: This usually happens when the news feed URL is entered incorrectly.
     
Contact Elected Officials!
RSS Feed icon
Current news directly from Teamster Locals in the US and Canada.
TEAM CARE WORKERS VOTE TO STRIKE
03/17/19 - Teamsters Local 743
Teamster employees who work for TeamCare and the Central States Pension Fund have voted to strike. The rain and cold couldn’t stop over 200 Teamster employees from Standing Strong on day one of the strike. One of the major issues is production standards for call-center workers. The members will be back on the strike line on Monday, March 18, 2019 at 6 am.
TEAM CARE WORKERS VOTE TO STRIKE
03/17/19 - Teamsters Local 743
Teamster employees who work for TeamCare and the Central States Pension Fund have voted to strike. The rain and cold couldn’t stop over 200 Teamster employees from Standing Strong on day one of the strike. One of the major issues is production standards for call-center workers. The members will be back on the strike line on Monday, March 18, 2019 at 6 am.
YRCW Negotiation Update
03/16/19 - Teamsters Local 776
YRCW negotiations were held this past week. Full details can be found below....
A Sign of Things to Come
03/16/19 - Teamsters Local 776
The Labor Wire March 13, 2019 One year ago today, the labor movement delivered an upset victory, sending an....
Frontier Airlines Mechanics Ratify Contract With Teamsters Local 455
03/15/19 - Teamsters Local 455
NM Film Industry Just Got a Huge Boost!
03/15/19 - Teamsters Local 492
After hundreds of man-hours spent by your 492 Business Agents Melissa Malcolm, Trey White and Tracy McCarty, who have been lobbying Representatives and Senators in the roundhouse over the last 3 weeks, House Bill 85 passed this week and Senate Bill 2 has passed this morning at 3:00 a.m., 41 to 24.
CPR Training
03/13/19 - Teamsters Local 776
Local 776 conducted three life-saving skills training seminars on March 9, 2019 for the membership. With training provided by One....
Union and Company Exchange Proposals
03/13/19 - Teamsters Local 814
March 13 2019 Attached below as a pdf is the union's full contract proposal -- presented yesterday to the Bargaining Group (Central, Eagle, Capital, Globe, Hudson) by Local 814's Committee.   We are united by many priorities this time around, but none more important than PROTECTING our MEDICAL and PENSION Funds from cuts.
Is There a Future for Good Manufacturing Jobs in the U.S.?
03/13/19 - Teamsters local 570
Mar. 12, 2019 | JOBS | Last week, a large group of striking factory workers, United Electrical Workers union officials and community members gathered in the freezing temperatures in Wilmerding, Pa., across the railroad tracks from the Wabtec Corporation, holding signs denouncing corporate greed and announcing support for the union.
Fun with the Fuzz 5K
03/13/19 - Teamsters Local 231
We have set up our team, Teamsters Care, and would like you to team up with us this year. We will have our team tech shirts ready for each team member, and we will meet at the Teamsters Hall at 8:00 a.m. on 4/20 to get your team shirt and race packet for the run.
Local 175 Joins State AFL-CIO
03/12/19 - Teamsters Local 175
Teamsters Local 175 joins West Virginia AFL-CIO  March 12, 2019 Facebook Twitter Email Google+ Share In an encouraging sign of unity within the West Virginia labor movement, the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local 175 made a unanimous decision this past Saturday to affiliate with the West Virginia AFL-CIO.
Is There a Future for Good Manufacturing Jobs in the U.S.?
03/12/19 - Teamsters Local 355
Mar. 12, 2019 | JOBS | Last week, a large group of striking factory workers, United Electrical Workers union officials and community members gathered in the freezing temperatures in Wilmerding, Pa., across the railroad tracks from the Wabtec Corporation, holding signs denouncing corporate greed and announcing support for the union.
2019 BOWL A THON APRIL 13 2019 SEE ATTACHED FLYER FOR MORE INFO
03/12/19 - Teamsters Local 455
Scholarship Application Deadlines Approaching!
03/08/19 - Teamsters Local 776
Just a reminder... The application deadline for the J.R. Hoffa Memoial Scholarship, Teamsters Local 776 Scholarships, and the....
2019 Steward's Seminar
03/07/19 - Teamsters Local 41
Teamsters Blood Bank May 15-18, 2019
03/07/19 - Teamsters Joint Council 41
Teamsters Blood Bank will be held May 15, 16, 17 and 18, 2019 located at Teamsters Local 507   5425 Warner Road, Unit 7, Valley View, Ohio 44125. Please see attached flyer for additional information.
Teamsters Blood Bank May 15-18, 2019
03/07/19 - Teamsters Local Union No. 436
Teamsters Blood Bank will be held May 15, 16, 17 and 18, 2019 located at Teamsters Local 507   5425 Warner Road, Unit 7, Valley View, Ohio 44125. Please see attached flyer for additional information.
UFCW Local 7 Update Negotiations with King Sooper and City Market
03/07/19 - Teamsters Local 455
Big Labor Renews Calls for Immigration Reform
03/06/19 - Teamsters Local 888
Mar. 6, 2019 | LABOR UNIONS |  A coalition of top labor unions on Monday called on Congress to pass expansions on programs to protect immigrants with temporary permits.
Golf Anyone?
03/06/19 - GCC/IBT District Council 4
St. Patrick's Day Parade
03/06/19 - Teamsters Local 449
Teamsters Locals 449 & 264 will participate again this year in the St. Patrick's Day Parade on March 17th and invite all Members and their Families to come out and enjoy the day. This years Parade starts at 2pm, we will meet on Sunday to the right of City Hall like the years previously.  There will be food and drinks available prior to the start of the Parade.
Union Day Avalanche
03/06/19 - Teamsters Local 455
UPS Central PA Vote Count Results
03/06/19 - Teamsters Local 776
The UPS Central Pa Supplemental Agreement was approved by the membership.
Headlines Provided By:

TeamsterActive.com - Teamster Website Design, Teamster Website Hosting, 100% Union Made in the USA.

UnionActive.com - Website Content Management System with Powerful Communication Tools for Union Website's, 100% Union Made in the USA.

Unions-America.com - Union Website Design, Union Website Hosting, 100% Union Made in the USA.

Member Login
Username:

Password:


Not registered yet?
Click Here to sign-up

Forgot Your Login?
Action Center
Withdrawal Card
Get a withdrawal card when you are off work or leave your job.
Union Dues
Dues for the January-March 2019 quarter are due by January 31, 2019. Please note that a reinitiation fee will be charged if union dues for the January-March 2019 quarter are not POSTED IN OUR UNION OFFICE BY 4:30 PM on FRIDAY, MARCH 29, 2019 or if your dues fall three months delinquent prior to that date. Please contact the union office with any questions about your dues.
Organize Today
Learn more about organizing your workplace!

Click Here
Important Links
Illinois Teamsters/Employers Apprenticeship and Training Fund
Visit contractorswillgrundy.org/!
Visit www.chicagoteamsters.org/!
Visit willgrundybtc.com/!
Visit foxvalleylabornews.com/!
Visit starsandstripeschicago.com/!
Visit www.teamstercardnow.com/?media=T5IG229AAX1506008591XXHHX&WT.mc_id=CRS_T_5IG_AA_008591!
Visit donatelifeillinois.org/!
Visit willbuylocally.com/home.php!
IBT UnionActive Newswire
 
Updated: Mar. 18 (05:14)
TEAM CARE WORKERS VOTE TO STRIKE
Teamsters Local 743
TEAM CARE WORKERS VOTE TO STRIKE
Teamsters Local 743
YRCW Negotiation Update
Teamsters Local 776
A Sign of Things to Come
Teamsters Local 776
Frontier Airlines Mechanics Ratify Contract With Teamsters Local 455
Teamsters Local 455
NM Film Industry Just Got a Huge Boost!
Teamsters Local 492
 
     
Affiliates
Teamsters Local 26
Teamsters Local 50
Teamsters Local 142
Teamsters Local 330
Teamsters Local 371
Teamsters Local 525
Teamsters Local 673
Teamsters Local 700
Teamsters Local 705
Teamsters Local 710
Teamsters Local 727
Teamsters Local 731
Teamsters Local 734
Teamsters Local 743
Teamsters Local 777
Teamsters Local 781
Teamsters Local 786
Teamsters Local 916
District Council #4 Graphic Communications Union
Teamsters Joint Council 25 Women's Committee
Chicago Teamsters Hispanic Caucus
Teamsters National Black Caucus
Teamsters National Black Caucus, Chicago Chapter
Illinois Teamster/Employers Apprenticeship Training Fund
Google
 
 
Teamsters Local 179
Copyright © 2019, All Rights Reserved.
Powered By UnionActive™
Visit Unions-America.com!

Top of Page image