Miami Herald: Teamsters Challenge Merger of Allied, Republic Waste

November 17, 2008: Shareholders of Fort Lauderdale-based Republic Services and Phoenix-based Allied Waste Industries on Friday overwhelmingly approved a deal for the two waste companies to merge.

Also Friday, a union-supported group that says it advocates for competition in the waste industry issued a report challenging the merger.

Click here to read more at The Miami Herald.
Get Advice Join TDU Donate

Recent News

Landslide Victory in Des Moines Local 90

Members in Des Moines Local 90 have voted for new leadership and a new direction. Teamsters for Action activists campaigned for change at worksites across Iowa. They built a rank-and-file movement and today they won election with 80 percent of the vote. 

Join the TDU Builder's Club!

TDU members helped win new leadership in the Teamsters—and we're not done yet! We're launching a campaign to build TDU to meet the challenges ahead.

View More News Posts