NYC's highest-circulation newspaper reports that after refusing to back down from its decision to terminate 250 drivers, UPS agreed to give them back their jobs. The Atlanta-based company faced criticism for its stance, but then reached an agreement with the union to re-hire the drivers.
April 18, 2014: Contract enforcement action by a TDU member has paid off—winning a $100,000 grievance victory for new York City school bus drivers.
March 17, 2014: On March 15, 150 Teamsters attended a day-long education conference sponsored by TDU in New York City to educate themselves and build Teamster solidarity.
January 27, 2014: A growing reform group is running for office in New York Local 237, the Teamsters’ largest local union.
October 17, 2013: More than 100 members from industries across New York City and beyond came out for a day of workshops and strategic planning.
May 24, 2013: With nonunion competition on the rise, 800 Teamster movers in New York City won contracts that protect their healthcare, reduce two-tier wage gaps, and put more union movers to work. Click here to read how.
March 15, 2013: More than 150 Teamsters gathered in New York City on March 9th for a day of educational workshops and stewards trainings.
UPDATED March 8, 2013: Meet with other Teamster members, stewards and officers, as well as labor educators and experts, for a day of training and education.
January 29, 2013, UPDATE: New York school bus drivers remain on strike in a fight to protect child safety and living wages.
Teamster Education Conference
Sponsored by Teamsters for a Democratic Union
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Saturday, March 9
10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
CUNY Law School
Long Island City, N.Y.