March 27, 2008: What’s in store for Teamster pension funds under the Pension Protection Act?
Convoy 250 April 2008
March 27, 2008: The third largest pension fund in the Teamsters Union is reportedly planning new benefit cuts.
March 27, 2008: How many times have officials in the Hoffa administration sold a contract by promising—in writing—that Teamster pensions will be “maintained and possibly improved,” only to
March 27, 2008: Teamsters in New Jersey Local 641 were hit with major pension and health and welfare cuts on March 10—just nine days after the Local 641 pension fund announced it was in critical
April 18, 2008: “‘Red Zone’—Why it is better than the ‘Yellow Zone’”: That’s the surprising headline that appeared in a newsletter issued by the Central States Fund in March.
March 27, 2008: In April, hundreds of thousands of Teamsters will be getting a report from their pension fund on its funding status.
March 27, 2008: Teamsters in New York Local 804 will vote this month on bylaws changes that will put more pension and contract information in the hands of the membership.
March 27, 2008: Management harassment is a fact of life for UPS package car drivers.
Keeping track of your day can give you back up if you’re facing production harassment or accused of stealing time—and it can help back off management too.
The UPS Committee of TDU has produced a Daily Log Book used by many UPS drivers.
March 27, 2008: Before the new contract took effect, and with thousands of Teamsters still laid off, Yellow, Roadway and USF Holland started advertising for $14 per hour casuals.
March 27, 2008: As we go to press, the International Union has reached a tentative agreement for a national contract at UPS Freight.