The TDU-sponsored Rank & File Convention will be held the weekend of Sept 30 – October 2 in Chicago. This timely event will be held two weeks prior to the mailing of all ballots in the International union election.
UPS executives announced that the company tripled its peak-season profits and hauled in an astonishing $4.8 billion in profits after taxes in 2015. The company’s freight sector, including UPS Freight, reported higher revenue and profits too.
Kenneth Feinberg, Special Master for the U.S. Treasury Department, has announced town hall meetings for Detroit, Michigan on Monday, February 8 and Minneapolis, Minnesota on Tuesday, February 9.
A second Teamster pension plan has filed an application with the U.S. Treasury Department to slash pensions, the Teamster Local 469 Pension Fund. New Jersey Local 469 is headed by International Vice President Fred Potter.
Hoffa-Hall can't run on their record. So they are trying to ban their opposition. But the independent Election Supervisor has rejected an attempt by the Hoffa-Hall Campaign to strip Teamsters United of its status as an accredited slate.
Nearly 400 active and retired Teamsters attended a Greensboro meeting on proposed Central States pension cuts hosted by Kenneth Feinberg, of the U.S. Treasury Department. As at prior town hall meetings in Columbus and Milwaukee, Feinberg was met with a chorus of opposition to the cuts.
Fred Zuckerman announced his candidacy for Teamster General President on a national conference call with Teamsters United campaign volunteers.
It has been six weeks since the Independent Review Board (IRB) issued a blistering report which recommended that Cleveland Local 400 be placed in trusteeship, but once again the Hoffa administration has so far done nothing about corruption in Ohio.