Teamsters working at the Chicago Skyway ratify a new three-year contract with improved wages and benefits.
Teamster Skyway Toll Collectors Stand Together to Get New Contract
09.03.15 Chicago Skyway toll collectors stood together to secure a new three-year contract that gives them a living wage and critical new job protections. The workers ratified the agreement on Sept. 2. “Because our members stood together and made their voices heard, the union and our bargaining committee were able to stay strong throughout these difficult contract negotiations,” said John Coli Jr., President of Teamsters Local 727, which represents the 30 toll collectors. “The union never once considered bowing down to management’s unreasonable demands, and we vehemently fought for what matters most to our members.”


Opinion: City Soda Tax Hurts Working-Class People (Sun-Times)
09.03.15 — By John T. Coli and Rob Karr
Empowering families to make informed choices about their health has rightfully become a hot topic. We believe educating Americans about balanced lifestyles is critical for our nation.
Teamsters Oppose Job-Damaging Increase to Chicago City Soda Tax
08.24.15 — Additional Taxes Will Destroy Good-Paying Jobs
The Teamsters oppose Chicago’s proposed new tax on sodas and other drinks because it puts thousands of jobs in jeopardy.
Teamster Specialty License Plates Now Available to Indiana Drivers
08.20.15 — Plates Support FOP Foundation for Fallen Officers
Drivers across Indiana can show their Teamster pride by buying new Teamster license plates for cars, trucks and motorcycles.


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