What's on Tap at the TDU Convention

Online registration is now closed. If you need to register for the TDU Convention, please call our office at 313-842-2600.

Want to learn how to build union power and organize for change? The TDU Convention is the place to meet Teamsters who are doing just that.

The TDU Convention will feature Teamster leaders, grassroots organizers and other activists who are building union power, including.


Veterans of the Save the 250 Campaign

Local 804 members took on UPS and won the jobs back of 250 drivers that management fired for a walkout in New York City.

 


Rhode Island Reformers

One year ago, the 251 United Action Slate took office in the 5,500 member Local 251 in Rhode Island. Find out how they’re rebuilding union power.

 


Take Back Our Union

Teamster leaders Sandy Pope, Fred Zuckerman, Tim Sylvester, Tony Jones and others will be there to talk with members about our union’s direction and what can be done about it.


Save Our Unions Author

Labor organizer turned author Steve Early’s new book Save Our Unions tells the stories of workers and union leaders who are organizing to turn the labor movement around. Early will speak and lead a workshop discussion on what they’re doing.


Education for Union Power

The TDU Convention features educational workshops on grievance handling, organizing, union rights, and more. For a look at some of this year’s workshops, click here.

You can register here or simply call 313-842-2600.

Get Advice Join TDU Donate

Recent News

During the Crisis of the Century, Hoffa Sides with Management

Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, Teamsters across the country have been thrust into an unexpected crisis of unforeseeable proportions. At UPS, no sooner did many of us find out that we were a part of the “essential workforce” than we were fighting on the shop floor to protect ourselves from the virus.  

All YRCW Teamsters in TeamCare Get Coverage Extended

A May 9 Memo from the IBT Freight Division reports that arrangements have been made so that both active YRCW employees and employees laid off after March 1 will have the full 8 weeks of “Layoff Coverage" going forward from May 10 to continue health care coverage, if they are in TeamCare (Central States H&W). This includes both employees who have been actively working and those who may have already used up some of the “layoff coverage.”...
View More News Posts