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Contract Addresses Members' Top Priorities: Health And Pension Benefits WASHINGTON, Aug. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Teamster carhaulers have ratified a new National Master Automobile Transporters Agreement (NMATA), which addresses members' top priorities of health and pension benefits.
CHICAGO, July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by Teamsters Joint Council 25: "As residents of Chicago, Teamster members are supportive of Mayor Rahm Emmanuel's effort to provide more services at a lower cost, and we're pleased that after decades of being ignored that we are being included in an initiative from the beginning.
Convention Delegates Urge Amtrak Be Designated High-Speed Rail Operator, Provider LAS VEGAS, June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A resolution to support high-speed rail and the union jobs that should go with it was passed today by delegates to the Teamsters 28th International Convention with full support from its 70,000-member Rail Conference. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100127/IBTLOGO ) Fred Simpson, President of the Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employes, rebuked...
Demand Bailout for Struggling Pension Funds at 28th International Convention LAS VEGAS, June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Delegates to the 28th International Brotherhood of Teamsters Convention unanimously approved a resolution to prosecute chief executives and other Wall Street players responsible for the global financial crisis of 2008.
Hoffa Hails Today's News, Vows Continued Effort To Keep Members Working WASHINGTON, April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The restructuring plan to protect 25,000 Teamster freight jobs at YRC Worldwide, Inc.
Vote is First Ratification Ballot in UPS Aircraft Mechanic History LOUISVILLE, Ky., April 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- UPS aircraft mechanics overwhelmingly ratified a strong new contract that maintains health care benefits and provides wage increases, Teamsters Local 2727 President Bob Combine announced yesterday. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100127/IBTLOGO) The contract, which runs through Nov.
5,500 Aircraft Maintenance Technicians and Related to Review, Vote in Coming Weeks WASHINGTON, March 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Teamsters Union and United Airlines Inc.
Gaining Fair, Annual Raises Driving Force in Election ATLANTA, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A majority of drivers for O'Reilly Auto Parts have voted to be represented by Teamsters Local 728 in Atlanta.
Teamsters Local 570 Members Achieve Goals and Win Gains; Labor Dispute Avoided PURCELLVILLE, Va., March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Loudoun County Transit drivers have ratified a four-year contract, ending a lengthy negotiation process without disruption in service for D.C. commuters.
WASHINGTON, Jan. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The International Brotherhood of Teamsters has reached a tentative agreement on an industry-leading labor contract between UPS and its aircraft mechanics.
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