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Notice of ABF Contract Vote

The International union has issued a Notice of Referendum for the ABF contract, which locals are to post on union bulletin boards. The ballot materials will be mailed on Thursday, April 19 and received soon afterward, so voting by internet and phone is just days away.

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Vote No at ABF Contract Bulletin

ABF Teamsters can still win a better contract. Pass out the Vote No at ABF Contract Bulletin from Teamsters United and help make it happen.

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Wall Street Says ABF Got Best of Teamster Negotiators

Wall Street analysts report that ABF deal would be a win for management if it’s approved because of “low annual wage increases and a freeze in pension contributions.”

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ABF Deal: Send it Back for Improvement

The proposed ABF tentative agreement has finally been revealed – and it’s not what Teamsters deserve or expect.  This deal should be sent back for renegotiation and improvement.

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Hoffa’s in a Rush to Sell ABF Deal

The Hoffa administration is moving fast to push the ABF contract. The details of the secret deal will be revealed on Thursday. Electronic voting to approve or reject the deal will begin within days after that. ABF Teamsters need to be ready to cast an informed vote.

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MLK: Fifty Years Later

Today marks the fiftieth anniversary of the death of Martin Luther King, Jr. Event are being held around the country to celebrate the life and legacy of King, as well as to ask how that legacy should inform us as we continue to confront the evils of racism, poverty, and war that King crusaded against.

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Officers to Review ABF Tentative Agreement April 12

The International Union has set a meeting for April 12 in Chicago where local officers from all ABF locals will review the proposed tentative national contract.

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