Wednesday, October 30, 2013
By Martin DiCaro : WAMU
WAMU - Washington —
D.C. cabbies -- frustrated with a spate of city mandates requiring drivers to modernize their vehicles -- have voted to unionize.
Tuesday, August 02, 2011
By Marlon Bishop : WNYC Culture Producer
Forty three art handlers employed by Sotheby's picketed the auction house on Tuesday alongside other members of Teamsters Local 814. The handlers were locked out on Friday afternoon, according to the union, after contract re-negotiations ground to a halt. In the interim, Sotheby's has hired temporary art handlers.
Friday, January 07, 2011
As president of Teamsters Local 237, Greg Floyd represents 24,000 public employees in New York City, including school safety agents and maintenance workers. He responds to Governor Cuomo's State of the State address as well as the Committee to Save New York's plans for government reform.