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Bizjournals
Southwest Airlines labor relations chief Randy Babbitt announces retirement amid divisive labor talksDistrict 142 (Customer Service Agents, Source of Support, and Customer Support
Southwest Airlines labor relations chief Randy Babbitt announces retirement amid divisive labor talks
Bizjournals / Posted 2 hours ago
District 142 (Customer Service Agents, Source of Support, and Customer Support and Services); International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Airline Division (Flight Simulator Technicians); and two contracts with the Transport Workers Union, Local 550... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Santa Monica Fights On, ISS Readies, ICAO Flight PlansAlso: ANN Is Hiring!, Aero-Calendar, UAV v Helo, AIA Briefs Clinton, First LM-1
Santa Monica Fights On, ISS Readies, ICAO Flight Plans
The Aero-News Network / Posted 20 hours ago
Also: ANN Is Hiring!, Aero-Calendar, UAV v Helo, AIA Briefs Clinton, First LM-100J, Teamsters, Smalltrack A resolution has been considered by the Santa Monica City Council would make it a policy of the city to close the airport to aviation uses "as... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Santa Monica Fights On, ISS Readies, ICAO Flight PlansAlso: ANN Is Hiring!, Aero-Calendar, UAV v Helo, AIA Briefs Clinton, First LM-1
Santa Monica Fights On, ISS Readies, ICAO Flight Plans
The Aero-News Network / Posted 20 hours ago
Also: ANN Is Hiring!, Aero-Calendar, UAV v Helo, AIA Briefs Clinton, First LM-100J, Teamsters, Smalltrack A resolution has been considered by the Santa Monica City Council would make it a policy of the city to close the airport to aviation uses "as... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Randy Babbitt Announces Retirement From Southwest AirlinesDistrict 142 (Customer Service Agents, Source of Support, and Customer Support
Randy Babbitt Announces Retirement From Southwest Airlines
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 21 hours ago
District 142 (Customer Service Agents, Source of Support, and Customer Support and Services); International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Airline Division (Flight Simulator Technicians); and two contracts with the Transport Workers Union, Local 550... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Rock Against TPP Drawing Large CrowdsDemand Progress, Friends of the Earth, the International Labor Rights Forum, Pu
Rock Against TPP Drawing Large Crowds
Op-Ed News / Posted 21 hours ago
Demand Progress, Friends of the Earth, the International Labor Rights Forum, Public Citizen, Sierra Club, SumOfUs, the Teamsters, United Steelworkers. The Northwest events were organized with support from the Washington Fair Trade Coalition and... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Pilot program to help Dublin commuters pay for Uber, Lyft, cabscurrently provided by LAVTA, it could be extended to other Bay Area suburbs, We
Pilot program to help Dublin commuters pay for Uber, Lyft, cabs
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
currently provided by LAVTA, it could be extended to other Bay Area suburbs, Wegener said. Richard Fierro, a spokesman for Teamsters Local 70, said the union is not against finding alternative ways to serve commuters, but said they would have liked... Read more
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The News & Observer
UPS workers, NAACP rally for a better workplace, fair treatmentthere’s no fair grievance process. The UPS workers represent those similar expe
UPS workers, NAACP rally for a better workplace, fair treatment
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
there’s no fair grievance process. The UPS workers represent those similar experiences.” The union is also there to help, Teamsters Local 391 spokesman Brian Lewis said. Local 391 represents roughly 8,500 UPS workers and is aware of Chapel Hill... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialspensions, and which has become the norm at many private-sector employers. As pa
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
pensions, and which has become the norm at many private-sector employers. As part of Petoskey's new labor contract with Teamsters-represented employees in the public works department, the city will switch to defined-contribution accounts for new... Read more
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The News & Observer
UPS drivers will protest bias, working conditions in Monday rallyat work and the African Americans (Dianne Edwards) can not,” she wrote in the c
UPS drivers will protest bias, working conditions in Monday rally
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
at work and the African Americans (Dianne Edwards) can not,” she wrote in the complaint. While many UPS workers belong to Teamsters Local 391, they said union representation hasn’t been much help. Local 391 Vice President Richard Armstrong and... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialspensions, and which has become the norm at many private-sector employers. As pa
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
pensions, and which has become the norm at many private-sector employers. As part of Petoskey's new labor contract with Teamsters-represented employees in the public works department, the city will switch to defined-contribution accounts for new... Read more
3 related stories
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The Escanaba Daily Press
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialspensions, and which has become the norm at many private-sector employers. As pa
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
pensions, and which has become the norm at many private-sector employers. As part of Petoskey's new labor contract with Teamsters-represented employees in the public works department, the city will switch to defined-contribution accounts for new... Read more
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Crosscut
Activists mount last stand against Asian trade agreementmovies. The crowd roared, hands heavenward. Nothing quite says “cognitive diss
Activists mount last stand against Asian trade agreement
Crosscut / Posted 2 days ago
movies. The crowd roared, hands heavenward. Nothing quite says “cognitive dissonance” than a protest that pulls in Teamsters and members of the Sierra Club, groups that have not always seen eye to eye. In anticipation of the concert, the... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
AASD asked to review decisioncarpenters, ironworkers, electricians, plumbers and pipefitters, cement masons,
AASD asked to review decision
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
carpenters, ironworkers, electricians, plumbers and pipefitters, cement masons, insulators, bricklayers, boilermakers, teamsters, and painters, would like for you to consider the following - we collectively feel that at this time, with our area... Read more
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Island Packet
Sansone, former head of St. Louis Teamsters, diesA former longtime head of St. Louis' Teamsters union during the 1980s has died.
Sansone, former head of St. Louis Teamsters, dies
Island Packet / Posted 2 days ago
A former longtime head of St. Louis' Teamsters union during the 1980s has died. Robert "Bobby" Sansone's family tells the St. Louis Post-Dispatch (http://bit.ly/2bHfO66 ) that Sansone died Friday of respiratory failure. He was 78. Sansone served... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Harold C. Dietzpreceded him in death on Sept. 1, 2011. Harold farmed all his life in the Harmo
Harold C. Dietz
SaukValley.com / Posted 2 days ago
preceded him in death on Sept. 1, 2011. Harold farmed all his life in the Harmon area and was a truck driver with the Teamsters Union. He was a member of Harmon United Methodist Church and the Walnut Masonic Lodge for more than 70 years.... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
Company providing services for West Point pleads guilty to fraudcommercial customers around the U.S. Orange County District Attorney David Hoov
Company providing services for West Point pleads guilty to fraud
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 3 days ago
commercial customers around the U.S. Orange County District Attorney David Hoovler said his office received complaints from Teamsters Local 445 that members who worked for Infinite Services and who had opted to have the company place some of their... Read more
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Williamson Daily News
Rep. Harris serves as co-chair ofWorkers’ Compensation Task Force[ex officio]; Steve Barger, Kentucky Justice Association; Chris Bartley, Kentuc
Rep. Harris serves as co-chair ofWorkers’ Compensation Task Force
Williamson Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
[ex officio]; Steve Barger, Kentucky Justice Association; Chris Bartley, Kentucky Professional Firefighters; John Bolton, Teamsters Local 89; Carl Breeding, Kentucky Association of Manufacturers; JD Chaney, Kentucky League of Cities; Ray Daniels,... Read more
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The Maui News
Mahalo to people who supported candidacyMy heartfelt gratitude also to the many unions that endorsed us. Thank you ILWU
Mahalo to people who supported candidacy
The Maui News / Posted 5 days ago
My heartfelt gratitude also to the many unions that endorsed us. Thank you ILWU, Hawaii Operating Engineers, SHOPO, Teamsters, and UPW. I sincerely appreciate their confidence in my candidacy. As the county's managing director, I will... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Bus company at West Point pleads guilty to not paying employee 401K fundsof them from public works projects in the state,” he said. Hoovler’s office be
Bus company at West Point pleads guilty to not paying employee 401K funds
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 5 days ago
of them from public works projects in the state,” he said. Hoovler’s office became aware of the situation by a tip from Teamsters Local 445, which represented the workers. The tip hotline is 845-291-2107. “I am glad that justice has been served... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
On the list: Berryville town square named to historic registersides skirmishing in the town. "By 1865, most of the town was in ruins," the ma
On the list: Berryville town square named to historic register
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
sides skirmishing in the town. "By 1865, most of the town was in ruins," the marker reads. Six Union soldiers and six black teamsters were killed and buried in the city cemetery. The park also includes a veterans' memorial, dedicated to "all... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Which Uber drivers will get to vote on unionization? Neither mayor nor council wants to decideone defining which drivers will be considered qualified to vote on unionizing.
Which Uber drivers will get to vote on unionization? Neither mayor nor council wants to decide
The Seattle Times / Posted 6 days ago
one defining which drivers will be considered qualified to vote on unionizing. Councilmember Mike O’Brien, who worked with Teamsters Local 117 on the ordinance, initially proposed giving votes only to drivers with at least 150 completed trips in... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
About 85 Sikorsky jobs to be impacted by Marine One repair contract losscustomers and suppliers to ensure continued execution on all company commitment
About 85 Sikorsky jobs to be impacted by Marine One repair contract loss
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 7 days ago
customers and suppliers to ensure continued execution on all company commitments." Rocco Calo, an officer with the Teamsters union, said no layoffs are anticipated yet. "There are some open jobs in the shop," he said, noting that more than... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
De Blasio administration will seek to consolidate private trash collection citywideand noise pollution than a single carter would. Organized labor is deeply invo
De Blasio administration will seek to consolidate private trash collection citywide
Crain's New York Business / Posted 7 days ago
and noise pollution than a single carter would. Organized labor is deeply involved in the debate, with Local 813 of the Teamsters pushing for franchising and Laborers Local 108 opposing it. The powerful Real Estate Board of New York, which... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Martin Scorsese's 'The Irishman' Lands Distributor in ChinaIrishman reunites Scorsese with Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci and Al Pacino, with D
Martin Scorsese's 'The Irishman' Lands Distributor in China
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
Irishman reunites Scorsese with Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci and Al Pacino, with DeNiro playing Frank Sheeran, a high-ranking Teamsters official with ties to the Bufalino crime family. Shortly before his death in 2003, Sheeran confessed that he killed... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
De Blasio administration will seek to consolidate private trash collection citywideand noise pollution than a single carter would. Organized labor is deeply invo
De Blasio administration will seek to consolidate private trash collection citywide
Crain's New York Business / Posted 7 days ago
and noise pollution than a single carter would. Organized labor is deeply involved in the debate, with Local 813 of the Teamsters pushing for franchising and Laborers Local 108 opposing it. The powerful Real Estate Board of New York, which... Read more
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NZCity
Obama set for 'full-fledged' TPP pushClub. "We're opposed to the TPP because we feel like it's going to undermine A
Obama set for 'full-fledged' TPP push
NZCity / Posted 8 days ago
Club. "We're opposed to the TPP because we feel like it's going to undermine American workers' standard of living," Teamsters Local 728 political director Eric Robertson told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Mr Obama has put Congress on... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Sikorsky Loses Marine One Maintenance Contract, 85 Workers Affectedinformation on how many workers may be reassigned, voluntarily leave or be laid
Sikorsky Loses Marine One Maintenance Contract, 85 Workers Affected
Hartford Courant / Posted 8 days ago
information on how many workers may be reassigned, voluntarily leave or be laid off, he said. Sikorsky must work with the Teamsters union to adjust the workforce in compliance with a labor contract, including reassigning workers where possible to... Read more
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News.com.au
Obama set for 'full-fledged' TPP pushClub. "We're opposed to the TPP because we feel like it's going to undermine A
Obama set for 'full-fledged' TPP push
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
Club. "We're opposed to the TPP because we feel like it's going to undermine American workers' standard of living," Teamsters Local 728 political director Eric Robertson told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Mr Obama has put Congress on... Read more
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Perth Now
Obama set for 'full-fledged' TPP pushClub. "We're opposed to the TPP because we feel like it's going to undermine A
Obama set for 'full-fledged' TPP push
Perth Now / Posted 8 days ago
Club. "We're opposed to the TPP because we feel like it's going to undermine American workers' standard of living," Teamsters Local 728 political director Eric Robertson told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Mr Obama has put Congress on... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Obama set for 'full-fledged' TPP pushClub. "We're opposed to the TPP because we feel like it's going to undermine A
Obama set for 'full-fledged' TPP push
Adelaide Now / Posted 8 days ago
Club. "We're opposed to the TPP because we feel like it's going to undermine American workers' standard of living," Teamsters Local 728 political director Eric Robertson told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Mr Obama has put Congress on... Read more
8 related stories
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Herald Sun
Obama set for 'full-fledged' TPP pushClub. "We're opposed to the TPP because we feel like it's going to undermine A
Obama set for 'full-fledged' TPP push
Herald Sun / Posted 8 days ago
Club. "We're opposed to the TPP because we feel like it's going to undermine American workers' standard of living," Teamsters Local 728 political director Eric Robertson told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Mr Obama has put Congress on... Read more
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Weekly Times
Obama set for 'full-fledged' TPP pushClub. "We're opposed to the TPP because we feel like it's going to undermine A
Obama set for 'full-fledged' TPP push
Weekly Times / Posted 8 days ago
Club. "We're opposed to the TPP because we feel like it's going to undermine American workers' standard of living," Teamsters Local 728 political director Eric Robertson told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Mr Obama has put Congress on... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Obama set for 'full-fledged' TPP pushClub. "We're opposed to the TPP because we feel like it's going to undermine A
Obama set for 'full-fledged' TPP push
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Club. "We're opposed to the TPP because we feel like it's going to undermine American workers' standard of living," Teamsters Local 728 political director Eric Robertson told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Mr Obama has put Congress on... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Sikorsky loses Marine One repair work; about 85 jobs to be affectedrepairs of the Marine One helicopters at the company’s Stratford plant and Jack
Sikorsky loses Marine One repair work; about 85 jobs to be affected
The Middletown Press / Posted 8 days ago
repairs of the Marine One helicopters at the company’s Stratford plant and Jackson said company officials will work with Teamsters Local 1150 to adjust the size of the workforce. The company will try to reassign some of the workers to other jobs... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Four JCPS employee unions send letter to school board members asking for helpa County Board of Education members on Monday, the leadership of the four union
Four JCPS employee unions send letter to school board members asking for help
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 8 days ago
a County Board of Education members on Monday, the leadership of the four unions -- Jefferson County Teachers Association, Teamsters Local 783, AFSCME Council 962 and SEIU -- have joined together as one labor coalition on this issue, which has... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Four JCPS employee unions sent letter to school board members asking for helpa County Board of Education members on Monday, the leadership of the four union
Four JCPS employee unions sent letter to school board members asking for help
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 8 days ago
a County Board of Education members on Monday, the leadership of the four unions -- Jefferson County Teachers Association, Teamsters Local 783, AFSCME Council 962 and SEIU -- have joined together as one labor coalition on this issue, which has... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Sikorsky loses Marine One repair work; about 85 jobs to be affectedrepairs of the Marine One helicopters at the company's Stratford plant and Jack
Sikorsky loses Marine One repair work; about 85 jobs to be affected
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 8 days ago
repairs of the Marine One helicopters at the company's Stratford plant and Jackson said company officials will work with Teamsters Local 1150 to adjust the size of the workforce. The company will try to reassign some of the workers to other jobs... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Council got played by NYPD | Modest proposal for Uber | Carting war | Poll mysteryidea for the company to serve wheelchair users. Read it here. —EEFight between
Council got played by NYPD | Modest proposal for Uber | Carting war | Poll mystery
Crain's New York Business / Posted 8 days ago
idea for the company to serve wheelchair users. Read it here. —EEFight between unions over carting-industry controversy A Teamsters local pushing for a radical change to the way businesses' garbage is collected in New York City has gotten under... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
NYCHA tenants want repairs at night, but workers don’t want to stay late due to ‘safety’ concernsthere's one problem. Based on NYCHA's existing collective bargaining agreement
NYCHA tenants want repairs at night, but workers don’t want to stay late due to ‘safety’ concerns
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 8 days ago
there's one problem. Based on NYCHA's existing collective bargaining agreement with the City Employees Union Local 237 Teamsters, the agency cannot force its union repair staff to work past the contracted 4:30 p.m. out time. In ten of the 12... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
New York's location workers on a path to become TeamstersNew York's assistant location managers, location scouts and location coordinato
New York's location workers on a path to become Teamsters
Crain's New York Business / Posted 8 days ago
New York's assistant location managers, location scouts and location coordinators are one step closer to becoming Teamsters by this summer. While New York-based location managers are Directors Guild of America members, their junior colleagues have... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
The real story of labor's fight over private trash in NYCTo the Editor: There is something amiss about Teamsters Local 813 and its alli
The real story of labor's fight over private trash in NYC
Crain's New York Business / Posted 8 days ago
To the Editor: There is something amiss about Teamsters Local 813 and its allies’ account of what has to be done to fix the New York City commercial sanitation market ("Waste-industry overhaul plan advances in City Hall"). First, Local 813 portrays... Read more
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ajc.com
UPS CEO, Kasim Reed push for Trans-Pacific Partnership approvalbut opposed by both presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton.
UPS CEO, Kasim Reed push for Trans-Pacific Partnership approval
ajc.com / Posted 8 days ago
but opposed by both presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. Among those also in opposition to TPP is the Teamsters union representing UPS drivers, whose members protested outside the downtown Atlanta building where the luncheon... Read more
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Daily Herald
Arbitrator upholds firings, demotion in fatal Lake County jail scufflea broken neck. He died several months later from his injuries, authorities said
Arbitrator upholds firings, demotion in fatal Lake County jail scuffle
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
a broken neck. He died several months later from his injuries, authorities said. The discipline was challenged by the Teamsters Local 700, the union for the officers, said Det. Chris Covelli, the sheriff's office spokesman. The independent... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Labor Relations at United Take a Big Step Forwardrelease. Later that afternoon, United said it also reached an agreement in prin
Labor Relations at United Take a Big Step Forward
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 9 days ago
release. Later that afternoon, United said it also reached an agreement in principle with the International Brotherhood of Teamsters on what, if approved, would be the first joint contract for the airline's approximately 9,000 technicians. United... Read more
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Boston Herald
Teamster to plead guilty in extortionOne of five Teamsters arrested last fall on charges they tried to menace a crew
Teamster to plead guilty in extortion
Boston Herald / Posted 9 days ago
One of five Teamsters arrested last fall on charges they tried to menace a crew from the hit Bravo show “Top Chef” into hiring union labor for a local shoot has broken ranks and is expected to plead guilty next month. Mark Harrington, 62, former... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
SeaWorld weighing in on orca billscan pay $58 for an Aquatica ticket and visit the water park for the rest of the
SeaWorld weighing in on orca bills
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
can pay $58 for an Aquatica ticket and visit the water park for the rest of the year. Labor contract at Swan, Dolphin The teamsters union representing Walt Disney World performers also recently negotiated a new contract with pay increases for 300... Read more
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USA Today
These workers fuel a $120M industry, but many sleep on the streetsthe street from where Garcia sleeps is named after the labor hero Cesar Chavez.
These workers fuel a $120M industry, but many sleep on the streets
USA Today / Posted 10 days ago
the street from where Garcia sleeps is named after the labor hero Cesar Chavez. During the 1970s, growers worked with the Teamsters to represent the farmworkers instead of the United Farmers Workers of America union. Despite Chavez’s call of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
‘Homerun for Heroes’ event set for Aug. 20Join Sikorsky and Teamsters Local 1150 at our Annual Veteran Bluefish Baseball
‘Homerun for Heroes’ event set for Aug. 20
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
Join Sikorsky and Teamsters Local 1150 at our Annual Veteran Bluefish Baseball Game Saturday August 20. Sikorsky and Teamsters Local 1150 will sponsor the Sixth Annual “Homerun for Heroes” event on Aug. 20 at the Ballpark at Harbor Yard. The event... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
United and IBT Reach Agreement in Principle for TechniciansCHICAGO, Aug. 12, 2016 – United and the International Brotherhood of Teamsters
United and IBT Reach Agreement in Principle for Technicians
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 11 days ago
CHICAGO, Aug. 12, 2016 – United and the International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT) announced jointly today that they have reached an agreement in principle for a joint contract covering the company’s approximately 9,000 technicians and related... Read more
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