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Pardon me, but I think the fact that the total incomes have not risen for five years and that incomes actually fell for four straight years -- the first time that has happened since World War II -- ...
by TeamsterPower
Comment Count 280 comments on Tue Aug 21, 2007 at 11:11 AM PDT with 469 Recommends
This is big. Great news for all of us who seek a Blue/Green Alliance! The Teamsters today left the ANWR coalition, a group in favor of drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. Jim ...
by TomP
Comment Count 157 comments on Thu Jul 24, 2008 at 07:28 AM PDT with 400 Recommends
Which side are you on has been a rallying call for workers since the 1930s. I know not all of us on Daily Kos belong to a union. I don't and never have, although I grew up in a union (UAW) ...
by TomP
Comment Count 582 comments on Mon Aug 06, 2007 at 07:52 AM PDT with 383 Recommends
(SCRANTON, PA.) – Jim Hoffa and the Teamsters are poised to begin their sweep across Pennsylvania, hitting work sites and talking to workers across the state about how their votes in the ...
by TeamsterPower
Comment Count 162 comments on Mon Apr 07, 2008 at 06:50 PM PDT with 302 Recommends
It's midnight saturday morning and your "Screaming Meanie" alarm goes off. Not that you'd been sleeping all that well- your neighbors with normal jobs are just getting to bed, and the folks in the ...
by RuralRoute
Comment Count 70 comments on Fri Jan 27, 2012 at 07:05 PM PST with 279 Recommends
Get your Twinkies and your Wonder Bread now, because what you see in stores is the last of them. (At least until the brands are sold at auction and revived.) Hostess Brands has announced that it ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 263 comments on Fri Nov 16, 2012 at 06:18 AM PST with 256 Recommends
crossposted from unbossed FedEx drivers have been fighting to be classified correctly as employees rather than incorrectly as independent contractors. It’
by shirah
Comment Count 219 comments on Wed Jan 02, 2008 at 04:39 AM PST with 256 Recommends
The Senate is expected to take up the 2008 transportation appropriations bill soon. And as early as this evening, Sen. Byron Dorgan, D-ND, will introduce an amendment that would block funding for ...
by TeamsterPower
Comment Count 213 comments on Mon Sep 10, 2007 at 12:19 PM PDT with 230 Recommends
Updated with visits to Allentown Updated with photos The day started early, with the wheels rolling at 6:30 a.m. to Ocean Logistics, a warehouse distribution company that supplies ...
by TeamsterPower
Comment Count 108 comments on Tue Apr 08, 2008 at 07:11 AM PDT with 214 Recommends
One of the highlights at YearlyKos 2007 was the Teamsters Cookout on Saturday. I went because I was hungry and somewhat curious since Jimmy Hoffa Jr. was going to speak. When I got there I was ...
by Shockwave
Comment Count 170 comments on Mon Aug 06, 2007 at 03:48 PM PDT with 210 Recommends
I cherry picked this off of drudge, but according to the AP it looks like the Teamsters may be set to endorse Obama.
by Nathan in MN
Comment Count 197 comments on Wed Feb 20, 2008 at 10:20 AM PST with 195 Recommends
I'm writing this piece primarily to draw people's attention to my last two posts. Site ...
by TeamsterPower
Comment Count 75 comments on Fri Apr 11, 2008 at 06:19 AM PDT with 190 Recommends
It's spreading like wild fire- At noon bakers walked out of Hostess Brands' Lenexa, Kansas bakery and onto the picket line. In the last few hours bakers at the Indianapolis, Columbus, Indiana, and ...
by RuralRoute
Comment Count 111 comments on Fri Nov 09, 2012 at 08:19 PM PST with 184 Recommends
I'm surprised nobody here is all over the Mexican Truck story -- that is, the fact that some Judge has decided, over the objections of Labor, Environmental, and Safety organizations, that it's just A-
by theyrereal
Comment Count 400 comments on Mon Sep 03, 2007 at 11:11 AM PDT with 173 Recommends
Good luck being seen through this wall of Teamsters, Westboro Baptist assholes. The attention-seeking scum of Westboro Baptist Church,
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 132 comments on Mon Apr 22, 2013 at 07:09 AM PDT with 160 Recommends
This is the second in a series of posts following the announcement of a secret free trade deal ...
by davidsirota
Comment Count 125 comments on Sat May 12, 2007 at 05:46 AM PDT with 146 Recommends
Today, 73,000 employees of General Motors represented by the United Auto Workers went on strike: Thousands of workers at General Motors automobile plants in the United States ...
by TomP
Comment Count 220 comments on Mon Sep 24, 2007 at 03:00 PM PDT with 145 Recommends
The Cintas Corp. is facing the largest fine ever for safety violations in the service sector after the horrific death of employee Eleazar Torres Gomez . ... In a historic ...
by TomP
Comment Count 325 comments on Mon Aug 20, 2007 at 05:11 AM PDT with 139 Recommends
Two words: Replacement workers.
by TeamsterPower
Comment Count 133 comments on Thu Feb 28, 2008 at 07:53 PM PST with 134 Recommends
by inallmyyears
Comment Count 70 comments on Fri Jun 30, 2006 at 06:43 AM PDT with 130 Recommends