We looked inside some of the tweets by @Teamsters and here's what we found interesting.
Inside 100 Tweets
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In latest #podcast, learn how Northern California #Teamsters survived the deadly Camp Fire and then lent a hand to help their communities. Plus, how a @FMCSA sided with #trucking industry by rolling back California meal and rest breaks: http://teamster.org/node/106823 #1u
#Teamsters at Industrial Container Services just practicing for the real thing 💪🏾
KNOW YOUR RIGHTS Yesterday marked the 24th anniversary of the Supreme Court's decision creating Weingarten rights, which guarantee a unionized employee the right to union representation during an investigatory interview. READ MORE: http://bit.ly/2XfYCfk #newenglandteamsters
.@WasteConnection Pres says that commercial waste zones make sense for safety in NYC, via @WasteDive https://www.wastedive.com/news/waste-connections-earnings-2018-acquisitions/548499/ … @donttrashnyc @NYCSanitation #VisionZero
Our members at Waste Connections have good pay and benefits and safe jobs. With strong waste zone policy, companies will compete on service and efficiency, not cutting corners on environment or labor. Well done @WasteConnection @RealAndyMoss
Illinois becomes the fifth state to adopt a $15 minimum wage. Huge victory for @FightFor15!
Our members had a message for their employer written on their dust masks yesterday morning: "Don't make me sick, ICS." Industrial Container Services is trying to impose an inferior medical plan on #Teamsters who work in dangerous jobs. #1u
Amazon paid no taxes last year despite surging profits — here’s why. https://www.vox.com/2019/2/20/18231742/amazon-corporate-income-tax?utm_campaign=vox&utm_content=chorus&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter …
Every 👏 billionaire 👏 is a 👏 policy 👏 failure 👏
West Virginia teachers to continue strike, in charter schools fight #1u #WVTeacherStrike2019 #RedForEd https://wsau.com/news/articles/2019/feb/19/west-virginia-teachers-strike-again-this-time-over-charter-schools/ …
"The data show not only rising inequality in general, but also the persistence, and in some cases worsening, of wage gaps by gender and race."
"Make no mistake, this did not happen overnight, nor did it happen without the powerful voices of those who fight for workers' rights," Pritzker said. #FightFor15
Strike! A record number of working people went on strike in 2018.
Yesterday, #Teamster school bus drivers went to the Kansas State Capitol to lobby on behalf of SB 38 & HB 2315 to extend unemployment insurance to school bus drivers employed by private contractors during the summer months: http://teamster.org/node/106886 #1u
Workers—organized, militant and backed by a contract—can reveal what the fair-trade label often hides http://inthesetimes.com/working/entry/21743/honduras_farmworkers_plantations_fruit_fyffes_labor_irish_fair_trade …
Christmas at Amazon, where “60-hour weeks are mandatory and ambulance calls are common”
A Win for Teachers--With West Virginia teachers going on strike today, the State House of Delegates had to decide between backing WV teachers or the Koch Brothers/DeVos privatization strategy, and the House of Delegates backed the teachers & public schools https://wtop.com/education/2019/02/strike-2-west-virginia-teachers-walking-out-again/slide/1/ …
Don’t ever forget! a true Teamster union leader remembered!