04/22/2010 - 10:06am
Rep Jim Oberstar has been a big supporter of the Express Carrier provision. In this article, he remains positive that the provision will be in the final FAA Reauthorization Bill. Let’s help him make this a reality! Continue to let your Senators and Congressmen know how important this measure is.
04/19/2010 - 11:44am
Read this article on the latest news about the Express Carrier legislation. Let’s keep up the fight!
04/14/2010 - 4:49pm
Yesterday, the Teamsters Union filed an application for certification with the Canada Industrial Relations Board (CIRB) to be authorized to represent FedEx Ground package handlers in Mississauga, Ontario.
04/05/2010 - 12:08pm
The Commercial-Appeal newspaper in Memphis printed this great letter from Sr. AMT Tom Perusi. If your letter to the editor gets published, let us know! Here is Tom's letter, published on April 3rd:
04/01/2010 - 4:22pm
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04/01/2010 - 10:57am
FedEx continues to spend millions to defeat the Express Carrier Employee Protection Act. Read this story here.
03/23/2010 - 11:44am
The passage of the Senate version of the FAA Reauthorization bill on March 22 without our specific language in it is yet another hurdle that we have passed and the fight goes on for FedEx Express employees. We have made it within the five yard line and now we must work very hard to score. We must restore our Federal Rights to Freedom of Association for all FedEx Express employees. The inclusion of our language, the Express Carrier Employee Protection Act into the final FAA Reauthorization Act during the conference committee will Restore our Rights and give us the opportunity to gain a voice in our workplace through forming our union. Do not do Fed Ex's dirty work. Write letters, call and email legislators to encourage them to support Express Carrier Employee Protection.
03/18/2010 - 4:07pm
Here is the latest information on the FAA Reauthorization Bill. This update was sent today to all Teamster Locals.
03/17/2010 - 12:39pm
But when will WE get to benefit from FedEx’s profits? Read here how Fred Smith is fairing in this economy.
03/16/2010 - 1:11pm
FedEx’s chief spokesman has been busy in North Dakota trying to scare lawmakers there into thinking that the Express Carrier Employee Protection Act would cost the state business. This op-ed published March 12th in the Grand Forks Herald shows that North Dakotans aren’t buying FedEx’s spin. Read the op-ed here.