Archive for March, 2021

COBRA Subsidy Available for Eligible Union Members

COBRA Subsidy Available for Eligible Union Members

| March 25, 2021

On March 11, 2021, the American Rescue Plan Act was signed into law. The Act includes a six-month, federally-financed COBRA subsidy to cover the COBRA premium for eligible individuals from April 1, 2021 through September 30, 2021. During this six-month period, the federal government will pay the full COBRA premium for each eligible individual, and the eligible […]

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Teamsters Local 727 Resumes COVID-19 Negotiations with Keurig Dr Pepper

Teamsters Local 727 Resumes COVID-19 Negotiations with Keurig Dr Pepper

| March 18, 2021

Nearly 5 months after their first session, Teamsters Local 727 resumed bargaining with Keurig Dr Pepper over coronavirus policies, practices, and hazard pay. The parties were scheduled to meet in December but negotiations were postponed when the company refused to let a representative for the salesmen unit sit in the negotiations. Finally, on March 16th, […]

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