Teamsters

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Teamsters

large, powerful union of U. S. truckers. [Am. Hist.: NCE, 2703]
See: Labor
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[USA], Aug 8 (ANI): 'Top Chef' host Padma Lakshmi took the witness stand in a federal trial to testify her frightening encounter with the angry Teamster union members.
The Teamster union representing Kalitta Air, LLC pilots and flight engineers has informed the National Mediation Board that after more than five years of negotiations for a new labor agreement, further mediation efforts would be fruitless and counterproductive, the union said.
When workers began a union organizing effort, management told them they violated company policy by distributing flyers in the company parking lot and by distributing Teamster union buttons.
Ron served in the United States Army from 1957 to 1959, was a member of Teamster Union Local 170 for 25 years, working at many Massachusetts concrete companies such as DeFalco Concrete, Emeral, and Concrete Service.
Calvin, leader of an independent Teamster union in Chicago, killed by shots fired from a passing automobile, November 23, 1936; Chicago Tribune, July 26, 1931, p.
Can Carey welcome that kind of movement as a powerful force for rallying the membership behind a New Teamster union? Or does its existence as an independent force make him nervous?
Teamster union mechanics have reportedly won an arbitration ruling against America West Airlines over sick pay.