July 25, 2008: Carhaulers across the USA are speaking out against the concessionary national contract that is being voted on right now.
TDU in Action–Uniting to Rebuild Teamster Power in Carhaul
Teamster carhaulers showed our power when we voted down a concessionary agreement in 2008. Now carhaulers are getting organized to protect our jobs and our agreement.
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July 17, 2008: Q. How do you know when a proposed contract is rotten?
A. When they use corporate sales tricks to try to get you to buy it.
July 9, 2008: Carhaul locals are holding meetings to sell the proposed carhaul deal. But the concessions are getting a chilly reception.
July 1, 2008: Tomorrow union officials will meet in Detroit to discuss the details of the national carhaul contract.
June 20, 2008: The IBT and carhaul employers have reached a tentative agreement to present to the members.
June 17, 2008: In the wake of PTS's closure, carhaul employers are trying to violate the national contract and deny the right of PTS Teamsters to follow their work.
June 9, 2008: Starting at 9 AM this morning, 1,250 Teamster carhaulers went on strike at Peformance Transportation Services.
June 9, 2008: The International Brotherhood of Teamsters sent its members on strike at 9 this morning against the nation's No.
June 6, 2008: A U.S. bankruptcy court judge approved PTS’s request for a 15 percent wage cut. Will a strike by Teamster carhaulers be next?
June 3, 2008: Teamster owner-operators may see a little more money in their pockets if Congress passes a new law stopping middlemen from skimming fuel surcharges.