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.
Fred Zuckerman and UPS Teamsters talked contract issues and made organizing plans to win a strong contract on a national conference call on June 10.
Four hundred thousand Teamsters in the Central States are at risk of losing their pensions and tens of thousands of Teamsters in other funds face the threat of pension cuts.
A Hoffa-appointed panel has found Hoffa’s Executive Assistant Willie Smith not guilty after Smith was caught taking Playboy Super Bowl Party tickets from Teamster employer Southern Wine & Spirits. Their miscarriage of justice will now go before Judge Barbara Jones for review.