Teamsters Union

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Noun1.Teamsters Union - an industrial union of truck drivers and chauffeurs and warehouse workers
industrial union, vertical union - a labor union that admits all workers in a given industry irrespective of their craft
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He served on the organizing committee during the campaign to bring mechanics into the Teamsters Union.
Last week, supervising producer Ellie Carbajal testified with similar remarks, saying that the Teamsters Union members physically threatened the crew and hurled racist insults at Lakshmi, leaving her "paralyzed with fear," Fox News reported.
The Teamsters Union has increased pressure on Flexjet and Flight Options management, calling on customers of the airlines to tell management to prioritize its workers.
The company told the Teamsters union that 25-40 jobs, out of 380, would remain in North Little Rock after the move.
A union representation election scheduled for today at Con-way Freight s Orlando, FL facility was cancelled just hours before the polls were due to open when the Teamsters Union notified the National Labor Relations Board that it was withdrawing its petition for election.
EVENTS 1964: Jimmy Hoffa, the president of the powerful American Teamsters union, is sentenced to eight years on bribery charges.
Tom worked many years for the Teamsters Union Local 25 as a truck route driver for various trucking companies before retiring.
The Teamsters union has not given up its campaign to prevent Mexican trucks from operating freely in the United States.
The possibility of this deal coming to fruition was in jeopardy as recent as a few weeks ago, with the Teamsters Union having drawn a line in the sand over health care in labor negotiations when UPS floated the idea that the 260,000 Teamsters for the first time make a small co-pay contribution toward their health care premiums.
US trade union, the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, announced on Thursday that Horizon Air's mechanics and related workers have voted in favor of representation by the Teamsters Airline Division, reaffirming their support for the Teamsters Union.
This is a reprint of the fourth and final volume of Teamster organizer and Socialist Workers Party leader Farrell Dobbs's history/memoir of his time with the Teamsters union in the 1930's first published in 1977.
Unite union leaders were yesterday in Washington DC for talks with America's massive Teamsters union.