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Local 89 Fights to Block "Right-to-Work"

Teamsters Local 89 and the Kentucky State AFL-CIO have filed a lawsuit against the Governor of Kentucky Matt Bevin, claiming Kentucky's right to work law is unconstitutional. 

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In “Act of Cowardice,” Hoffa Revokes Local 2011 Charter

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.  

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Hoffa Corruption Cover-Up

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)

 

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BMWE Teamsters March on Pennsylvania Capitol

“We are out here today because everybody knows that our democracy has been stolen,” said Jed Dodd, Chairman of the BMWED [Penn Federation], 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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Education for Teamster Power in NYC

One hundred Teamsters gathered in Queens, NY this last Sunday for a day-long Teamster Education Conference.

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Chicago Shows Up to Support Teamster Reform

More than fifty supporters of the reform movement, and some good Teamsters, turned out in Chicago last Saturday afternoon for some solidarity and to raise money for Teamster Power.

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Strike is Imminent at AT&T Mobility

Over 20,000 AT&T Wireless workers will go on strike Friday if they do not reach an agreement on a new contract. Here’s how you can support them. 

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Ongoing N.Y. labor strikes hinge on employer benefit contribution

America's pension crisis is real — but not as bad as some companies want workers to believe.

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Aloise’s Friend Bertucio Ousted from IBT for 20 Years

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.

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Celebrating Our Victory, Looking Ahead

[Reprinted from Teamsters United] Our movement made history yesterday when six Teamsters United leaders were inaugurated as International Union Vice Presidents at the Teamsters Unity Conference.

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