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Lucrative contract in cannabis industry

The 33 driver/warehouse workers at JDRC (formerly known as River Cannabis), with locations and deliveries to dispensaries across California, unanimously ratified their new three-year contract

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Great contract at Henkel

The nine Teamsters who work at adhesive-manufacturer Henkel in Berkeley ratified their new four-year contract on February 15, and Business Rep Stu Helfer reports that

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Working toward solutions

Every five years, an election is held for the leadership of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters. When long-time president James P. Hoffa announced his retirement,

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A new beginning

As I take over as Principal Officer of Local 853, having served as President of the Local for the last several years, I reflect on

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