Cal Matters: New legislation shines light on algorithm-driven workplaces
July 28, 2021
Assembly Bill 701 requires employers like Amazon to disclose workplace quotas and curbs the ability to penalize workers for “time off-task.”
Ron Herrera on the What's Goin On Show
November 30, 2020
Award winning Host Jedediah Johnson Interviews Western Region Vice President Ron Herrera and Local 186 Secretary Treasurer/ Principal Officer Abel Garcia
Standing Up for Strong Communities and Good Jobs at the Port of Los Angeles
April 23, 2019
We are currently living at a critical juncture in American history. Income inequality is at an all-time high.
Corporations are making billions of dollars in profits while ordinary working families are struggling to put food on the table.
Teamsters Support The DREAM and Promise Act
March 12, 2019
The Teamsters Union applauds today’s introduction of The Dream and Promise Act (H.R. 6), by Reps. Roybal-Allard (C-CA), Velazquez (D-NY) and Clarke (D-NY).
Teamsters Stand With Immigrants; Because Immigrant Rights are Worker Rights!
FEBRUARY 13, 2019
This week, immigrant workers from multiple Unions from across the U.S. traveled to our Nation’s Capital in Washington D.C. to participate in a Day of Action organized by Working Families United.
Teamsters Don't Mourn, We Organize!
JUNE 27, 2018
Today, the American Labor Movement has received some tough news. The U.S. Supreme Court has issued its ruling regarding the Janus v. AFSCME case which effectively makes all public sector workers right to work under a union contract without the obligation to pay for the support of their brothers and sisters.
Teamsters Honor the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
JANUARY 15, 2018
Today, we honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., a man who dedicated his life to empowering communities of color and to fighting for the rights of working people. Dr. King has a special connection to the work that we do as Teamsters.
Teamsters Must Stand In Support of TPS!
JANUARY 8, 2018
Today, the Federal Government announced the end to Temporary Protective Status that covers over 200,000 Salvadorans who live in the United States.
Why We Must Organize to Rebuild The American Dream
MARCH 27, 2017
The recipe for rebuilding the American middle class can be achieved through a strong, organized workforce that provides all workers, including immigrants, with a voice on the job.
For Immediate Release June 11, 2020
Amid Civil Unrest and Increased COVID-19 Infections in LA County,
UPS Denies Teamster Essential Workers Curfew Protections and Hazard Pay