The 30TH International Convention will be held virtually this year.
Proceedings will begin at 11:00 am, June 22, 2021; with scheduled closing on June 25, 2021 at 1:00 pm.
The IBT is making viewing of the Convention proceedings available online to the Membership.
We are so proud to sponsor the CHF Race for HOPE 5K/10K this year!
We invite all our members and their family and friends to participate either by running, walking or volunteering.
Here's the link to sign up.... https://runsignup.
1st week in June was a long but productive week.
2 days, 2 contract ratifications.
Hertz VSA's/Mechanics - Unanimous YES
Prairie Farms - 60 Yes / 4 No
Thanks to everyone for all the hard work put in to make these two contracts the BEST ones to date.
Eligibility for the COBRA Subsidy
The COBRA subsidy is available to any person who loses (or has already lost) their health coverage due to an involuntary termination of employment (for example, layoff) or reduction in hours.
Tennessee Teamsters Build Toward Victory on RTW
Teamsters in the “right to work” state of Tennessee had a fight on their hands this year. A bill was introduced in the legislature as part of a three-step process to enshrine so-called right to work (RTW) into the state constitution. If successful, this would make RTW much more difficult to ever repeal.