Proposals for National UPS Contract

Reprinted from Teamsters United. UPS and UPS Freight negotiations began today. The IBT has released the unions proposal.

Click here to read the UPS proposals.

Click here to read the UPS Freight proposals.

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Where Do We Go From Here?

This April 4th will mark the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination. As our nation prepares to celebrate his life and work, it is important to remember that it wasn’t always celebrated at the time.

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Dial In: UPS Contract Conference Call Saturday, January 13

Join Fred Zuckerman and UPS Teamsters on a national conference call to get ready for negotiations at UPS.

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YRC to Pay Penalty for Excess Subcontracting in 2017

The IBT Freight Division has agreed with YRC to accept $1 million to settle all 2017 claims for excess subcontracting out road work using purchased transportation and railing over the contract limit of 26% of road miles.

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Minnesota University Teamsters: Fighting for a Good Contract

Will 1500 Teamsters strike at the University of Minnesota, just in time for the Super Bowl? Stay tuned.

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ABF Negotiations Open

Negotiations with ABF began this week in Scottsdale Arizona, and the schedule calls for three more sessions of bargaining in February, reconvening on January 29 for the next round.

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Conference Call to Prepare for UPS Contract Negotiations

Join Fred Zuckerman and UPS Teamsters on a national conference call to get ready for UPS contract negotiations on Saturday, January 13.

Click here to get details and to register for the call. 

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Save Our Pensions = Call Congress

Friday, January 19 marks the key date in the fight to save our pensions. Congress plans to vote on a budget spending bill, and the pension protection movement is lobbying to get the Butch Lewis Act attached to that legislation. This gives us a chance to achieve the goal of securing retirement security for Teamsters and other workers.

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Judge Jones Issues New Order on Aloise

Judge Barbara Jones has slapped the Hoffa administration, Joint Council 7 and Local 853 for defying her December 22 order suspending Rome Aloise on corruption charges. The judge issued a new order today, directing each of them to take corrective action.

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Five Teamster Resolutions for 2018

TDU resolves to build a stronger Teamsters Union in 2018. Here’s how.

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