Casino workers in Indiana are building unity and sticking together to win health and safety improvements for all workers - union and nonunion alike.Read more
TDU is building a campaign war chest to win new leadership and a new direction for our union.
Our Teamster Election Raffle is raising funds to
- Eliminate the Two-Thirds Rule on contract votes.
- Oppose contract givebacks and pension cuts
- Support the O’Brien-Zuckerman Teamsters United Slate
- Protect members' right to vote in fair union elections
- Help members run for Convention Delegates
$10 for 1 Ticket, or 5 Tickets for $20
First Prize: $1,000
Second Prize: $500
Third Prize: $100
Drawing will be held and winners will be announced on Monday, September 7.
Only current dues-paying Teamsters may donate to the TDU Teamster Election Fund. Retirees and others can donate to the Education and Legal Defense Fund (TRF).Become a volunteer
Teamsters, like all people of conscience, watched the video of George Floyd pleading for his life under the knee of a Minneapolis policeman with a heavy heart and rising anger.Read more
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.Read more
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.” This extends H&W coverage for YRCW Teamsters presently laid off. Read the full memo for details.
Today, TeamCare notified all locals and sent a letter to all YRCW Teamsters that YRC and Holland are delinquent on their March 2020 contributions and that they will be unable to pay contributions for work performed in April and May, which will mean a $75 million delinquency to the H&W Fund.Read more
TDU members are joining unions and organizations nationwide to fight for an Essential Workers Bill of Rights, including hazard pay and workplace safety protections.Read more