• October 23, 2017
    << October 2017 >>
    S M T W T F S
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7
    8 9 10 11 12 13 14
    15 16 17 18 19 20 21
    22 23 24 25 26 27 28
    29 30 31
    Upcoming Events
    No Events Found
    Organize Today
    Learn more about organizing your workplace!

    Click Here


    Union Plus and Wells Fargo Home MortgageLearn about the benefits available through the Union Plus Mortgage Program. Click here to contact your Union Plus Mortgage Specialist

    Contact Elected Officials!
    UnionActive Newswire
     
    Join the Newswire!
    Updated: Oct. 23 (14:03)

    FFCF Assists Columbia Dispatch Writers with Series on Firefighter Cancer
    Fire Fighter Cancer Foundation
    Personals
    CWA Local 2204
    2017 Election Information
    CWA Local 2204
    2017 Scholarship Winners
    CWA Local 2204
    Getting Ready for Right to Work Nightmare Nation
    Teamsters local 570
    TWU Protest New York Negotiations
    TWU Local 513
     
         
  • Union News Mar 29, 2017
    Legislative Updates
    by Tracy Reed

    Teamsters Denounce House Joint Resolution

    Eliminating Protections for Federal Contractor Workers

    (WASHINGTON) – The Teamsters Union denounced the signing of House Joint Resolution 37 today, which eliminates the worker protections put in place by the Obama administration through the Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces Executive Order.

    Signed in July 2014, Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces EO established clear guidelines for federal agencies to implement when reviewing companies for government contracts. Under the executive order, companies that contracted with the government were held accountable for violating workplace laws. The executive order also put in place regulations that addressed key issues workers are faced with on the job at federal contractors including wage theft, safety violations and discrimination.

    “Every worker deserves strong protections on the job,” said Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa. “This is a very disappointing development since the Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces Executive Order not only protected workers at federal contractors, but ensured that our tax dollars were not going to be given to companies that violate labor law.”

    0 Comments:
    Most Recent - Post Order

     

  • Teamsters Local 743

    Copyright © 2017.
    All Rights Reserved.

    Powered By UnionActive


  • Top of Page image