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Rally At Watersaver: Stop Bathroom Harrassment, Start Bargaining ULP Action
Proud History. Bright Future.
Continuing a strong legacy of advocacy for our membership.
Teamsters Local 743 President
Debra Simmons-Peterson
BAGCRAFT Members Meeting
Reviewing contract issues, concerns and health insurance.
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Local 743 members attending a rally.
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Teamsters Local 743 Officers & Staff
Alex Ramirez & Tracy Reed
Supporting Teamsters Community Events
... including the Y-Me® Breast Cancer Walk & more!
Teamsters Local 743 Monthly Meetings
First Monday of each month at 743 headquarters

For over 70 years, Local 743 has played a pivotal role in the IBT organization.

Once called the "progressive union," Local 743 has been at the forefront of the battle for workers' rights and civil rights in Chicago and Illinois.

Local 743 is home to 10,000 hardworking men and women serving health care, mail order, technical and warehouse employees. Local 743 believes that workers are the union. We are committed to putting members first and empowering men and women with the tools to help enrich their lives and their families.

Teamsters Local 743 is an affiliate of Teamsters Joint Council 25, which represents more than 125,000 hardworking men and women throughout Illinois and northwest Indiana.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March Scheduled For WaterSaver Corporation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Workers Marching to Illinois Department of Human Rights to File Discrimination, Harassment Class Complaint Against WaterSaver Faucet Rally to be held at WaterSaver Faucet Co., on Monday, July 28, 2014 at 3:30pm, with a March to ILDHR to Follow.

Chicago Tribune: "Union Cries Foul on 6 Minutes a Day For Bathroom Breaks

6 minutes a day for bathroom breaks? Union cries foul July 10, 2014 | By Corilyn Shropshire | Tribune reporter A local union has filed a complaint with the National Labor Relations Board against an employer who they claim is allowing them only 6 minutes a day to use the bathroom. Members of the Teamsters Local 743 who build sink stations at WaterSaver Faucet Co.

Rally At WaterSaver: "Stop Bathroom Harassment, Start Bargaining"

Teamsters Local 743 will be holding a rally to “Stop Bathroom Harassment, Start Bargaining” on Wednesday, July 9th from 5:15 a.m. – 6:30 a.m. at the WaterSaver Faucet Company, 701 W Erie St, Chicago, IL 60654.

James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund - Essay Contest

The James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund has announced the topic for this year’s Essay Contest.  ESSAY TOPIC:  The vast majority of union members make more than the minimum wage.  Why should Teamsters care what the minimum wage is? Applications and Essays are due to the Fund no later than September 30, 2014.
Download: JRH 2014 Essay Application-Englishcomplete.pdf

Special Message From President Debra Simmons-Peterson

" ...I know we are facing many challenges, but I also know that our strength relies upon our unity. It is crucial that we all come together at this time and work together as a team."


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