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New Contract For Niagara County Sewer District Workers

Mon, 01/23/2017 - 13:55

Teamsters Local 264 has ratified its most recent contract with the Niagara County Sewer District. It’s the sixth union contract Niagara County has ratified for public employees in the past two years. 

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Teamsters, Carhaul Employer Group Reach Tentative Agreement

Mon, 01/23/2017 - 12:23

The Teamsters National Automobile Transporters Industry Negotiating Committee (TNATINC) has reached a tentative national carhaul agreement with the National Automobile Transporters Labor Division (NATLD).

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Teamsters Warn of Possible Lockout at Key Aerospace & Defense System Manufacturing Facilities in Minnesota

Mon, 01/23/2017 - 10:50

(MINNEAPOLIS, MN) –Honeywell (NYSE: HON) may lock out approximately 1,000 Teamster-represented workers at four separate manufacturing facilities in an around Minneapolis, Minn., after their collective bargaining agreement expires at midnight Jan. 31, 2017.  The union believes this action would severely impact the company’s ability to meet customer demands.

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Hoffa: Withdrawal from TPP the Right Choice for U.S. Trade Policy

Mon, 01/23/2017 - 09:43

(WASHINGTON) – The following is a statement from Teamsters General President James P. Hoffa on President Donald Trump signing an executive order to formally withdraw the United States from the Trans Pacific Partnership. 

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Newest Members at Ferguson Overwhelmingly Ratify First Teamster Contract

Mon, 01/23/2017 - 06:43

Twenty-nine Teamsters Local 710 warehouse members at Ferguson overwhelmingly ratified their first union contract by nearly a 7-to-1 margin. The agreement is in effect through March 31, 2019.
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First Contract For Orange County Workers

Mon, 01/23/2017 - 06:32

Residents of Orange County, Calif., may notice a spring in the step of county workers since 450 have recently ratified their first Teamster contract.  Since voting in representation by Local 952 in December of 2015, county employees, along with staff of the local union, had been bargaining with the county administrators to win wage and benefit improvements.

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Teamsters, Rinker Hydro Conduit (Cemex) Reach Tentative Agreement

Sat, 01/21/2017 - 14:03

After ten weeks on strike, members of Local 631 in Las Vegas will soon vote on a tentative agreement with Rinker Hydro Conduit.

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BLET: Call Congress To Support Two-Person Crew Bill

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 10:15

The BLET and SMART-TD are urging their members to contact members of the House of Representatives about the Safe Freight Act of 2017.
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Listen to Teamster Nation News for Jan. 18-24

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 08:43

Supreme Court Sides With BLET on Two-Person Crew Issue; Local 665 SFO Parking Workers Reject Final Contract Offer; Railroad Unions File Suit Against N.J. Transit; Local 722 Gets Worker Reinstated With Back Pay; Contract News; This Week in Teamster Music; Public-Private Partnerships Could Help Better Prepare Workers

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