The Hoffa administration has pulled the plug on Teamster organizing among thousands of Florida public sector corrections officers by revoking the charter of Teamster Local 2011.
A Hoffa-appointed panel has found Hoffa’s Executive Assistant Willie Smith not guilty after Smith was caught taking Playboy Super Bowl Party tickets from Teamster employer Southern Wine & Spirits. Their miscarriage of justice will now go before Judge Barbara Jones for review. (Reprinted from Teamsters United)
“We are out here today because everybody knows that our democracy has been stolen,” said Jed Dodd, Chairman of the BMWED, before being arrested on Monday. “A democracy with endless gifts for legislators and severely gerrymandered districts, where the people’s voice isn’t heard, is not a democracy. We are tired of this. We are prepared to take our country back.”
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Charles Bertucio, who has made himself rich off of his relationship with Teamster officials, has agreed to a deal that removes him from Teamster membership.