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Urge Former Teamster Jerry Lee Long to Vote Yes on Right-to-Work Override

Urge Former Teamster Jerry Lee Long to Vote Yes on Right-to-Work Override

| November 2, 2017

All Teamsters in Illinois are strongly urged to call Republican State Rep. Jerry Lee Long and tell him to vote “yes” to override Gov. Bruce Rauner’s veto of Senate Bill 1905. Rep. Jerry Lee Long (76th District) Springfield Office: (217) 782-0140 Streator District Office: (815) 510-9689 The legislation, which passed the Illinois General Assembly in […]

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Teamsters Endorse Hillary Clinton for President

Teamsters Endorse Hillary Clinton for President

| August 30, 2016

The International Brotherhood of Teamsters last week announced its endorsement of Hillary Clinton for president. The Teamsters General Executive Board unanimously voted to endorse the former secretary of state.

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PHOTOS: Teamsters Come Together to Build Political Power

PHOTOS: Teamsters Come Together to Build Political Power

| May 12, 2016

Teamster officers, representatives, stewards, rank-and-file members and retirees from across Joint Council 25 came together May 7 to arm themselves with knowledge to help the union continue to build political power.

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Register for Building Teamster Political Power Member Training

Register for Building Teamster Political Power Member Training

| April 15, 2016

In conjunction with the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Teamsters Joint Council 25 is hosting a Building Teamster Political Power Member Training from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Saturday, May 7, 2016, in Park Ridge, Ill.

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Teamster-Backed Candidates Take Major Primaries in Illinois

Teamster-Backed Candidates Take Major Primaries in Illinois

| March 18, 2016

Twenty-one labor-friendly legislators and candidates endorsed by Teamsters Joint Council 25 prevailed in Illinois’ General Primary Election on Tuesday, March 15.

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