The drivers demand that trucking firms recognize them as employees and bargain with them if they select the Teamsters.
"The labor movement's doors are open to any candidate who's serious about transforming our economy with high and rising wages."
Unions observe Workers Memorial Day to remember those who have suffered and died on the job and to renew our efforts for safe workplaces.
Here are some recent lower court cases involving workers.
In a follow-up to Workers Memorial Day, OSHA will stage the largest occupational safety event ever next month.
"The practice to remove more persons from the right-of-ways of American railroads endangers the general public."
"The same forces that want to privatize the postal system and oppose voting rights want to keep the federal sub-minimum wage just like it is."
The Republican Party, supporting Social Security cuts and attacks on pensions, has declared war on retirees.
Sometimes the conventional narrative the media tell about a news story feels so wrong I can't stand it.
Leaders of the nation's two large teachers' unions are split on a bipartisan effort by a key Senate committee to rewrite the federal aid-to-education law.