Teamsters United won the majority of the vote from Teamsters in the United States and elected six International Union Vice Presidents in the closest election in Teamster history.
We formed Teamsters United to win new leadership and a new direction for our union. That fight continues.
We are fighting for a rerun election to give members’ a fair vote.
We are uniting members to fight givebacks and win strong contracts, defend our pensions and benefits, eradicate corruption from our union, and elect leaders in our locals and our International who will fight for the members.
Teamsters United supporters are making contract proposals to take on the biggest problems. Proposals must be submitted by local unions to the IBT by the end of August.
Teamster members in New England celebrated the 20th anniversary of the UPS strike today by holding a parking lot rally in Providence and collecting signatures on the Teamsters United Contract Unity Pledge.
The UPS contract expires exactly one year from today. In the last two UPS contracts, the Hoffa-Hall crew has settled early and they have settled short. The contract expiration date gives us bargaining leverage. It’s time to use it to win the contract members deserve.