In Minneapolis Local 120, many construction Teamsters lose their right to vote because they are on withdrawal card.
My local represents employees who work in the trade show industry in Boston.
Rumor has it that our local officials are looking to merge our local. Do members get a say? Do they have to let us vote?
–Merger Mayhem in NYC
We’re being buried in forced overtime because of understaffing. Management is making us work 60 and 70-hour weeks.
When our last contract was negotiated, the BA didn’t tell us the whole story. The local had a meeting where they just told us about the wages and a few other things.
I recently heard that some part-timers at UPS are in Teamster pension plans. As a part-timer I was in the company plan.