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U.S. District Court Decision Saves 325 Jobs in Four Cities WASHINGTON, April 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Teamsters today hailed a decision by a federal judge in Milwaukee that Frontier Airlines and its parent company must restore mechanic and stock-clerk work to union employees.
First Student Workers Continue to Drive Up Standards in New England WASHINGTON, April 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- School bus drivers, monitors and mechanics with First Student in Merrimac, Mass.
CHARLESTOWN, Mass., April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Speaking to his supporters at the Teamsters Local 25 Hall in Charlestown, a very upbeat and visibly pleased President Sean O'Brien, said, "Today, the House of Representatives took a courageous and significant step towards putting people back to work in Massachusetts." He continued, "On behalf of the 11,000 members of Teamsters Local 25, I want to both congratulate and thank Speaker of the House Robert DeLeo and his leadership team for standing up...
East Aurora First Student Drivers and Aides Unite for a Better Workplace WASHINGTON, April 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- School bus drivers and aides with First Student in East Aurora, New York, have voted to become members of Teamsters Local 264 in Cheektowaga.
Illinois School Bus Workers Seek Fair Treatment, Improved Working Conditions WASHINGTON, March 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- School bus drivers and monitors with First Student in South Holland, Illinois, have voted to join Teamsters Local 777 in Brookfield.
School Bus Drivers and Monitors Seek Fairness and Respect WASHINGTON, March 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- First Student school bus drivers and monitors in Highland, Illinois, have voted to join the Teamsters Union.
Job Losses, Higher Costs for Working Families Would Result WASHINGTON, March 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hundreds of Teamsters from throughout New York State rallied today at the capitol in Albany to oppose to the proposed soda tax.
Water Management Workers Rally in Response to Unfair Labor Practices CHICAGO, March 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 100 workers forced to take a furlough day by the City of Chicago in violation of their contract rallied in opposition outside the Department of Water Management on Friday. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100127/IBTLOGO) As Water Management turned workers away, claiming a "lack of work," private contractors were being paid to perform Teamster duties....
Joint Council 7 Representatives Present Check at Offices of Special Olympics PLEASANT HILL, Calif., March 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Thursday, March 18, representatives from Teamsters Joint Council 7 in San Francisco donated $25,000 to the Special Olympics of Northern California.
Statement of Teamsters General President James P. Hoffa WASHINGTON, March 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "Now is the time to get this done. Teamster members have solid health care coverage, but the outrageous cost of insurance is hurting our employers and dragging down the economy.