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PHOTOS: Local 727 Joins the Fight Against Breast Cancer

PHOTOS: Local 727 Joins the Fight Against Breast Cancer

| October 19, 2018

  Teamsters Local 727 members, families, and friends came out to Park Ridge earlier this month for the American Cancer Society’s annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk.  Dressed in head-to-toe pink, the Local 727 team joined together to spread awareness and support the fight against breast cancer. Local 727 once again partnered with the […]

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Secretary-Treasurer John Coli, Jr. to Submit Resolution to Support Gaming Expansion at Illinois AFL-CIO Constitutional Convention

| September 20, 2018

Teamsters Local 727 Secretary-Treasurer John Coli, Jr. will submit an official resolution in support of gaming expansion at the Illinois AFL-CIO’s 43rd Constitutional Convention today, Thursday, September 20th.  The Constitutional Convention provides members of the Illinois labor movement the opportunity to discuss and establish the legislative and political agenda of the Illinois AFL-CIO for the […]

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Teamsters Local 727 Stands with Striking UNITE HERE Local 1 Hotel Workers

Teamsters Local 727 Stands with Striking UNITE HERE Local 1 Hotel Workers

| September 7, 2018

Teamsters Local 727 stands in solidarity with the thousands of hotel workers represented by UNITE HERE  Local 1 who initiated a strike at 25 Chicagoland hotels early this morning. In a letter of support to Local 1, Local 727 Secretary-Treasurer John Coli, Jr. wrote, “Local 727 members understand firsthand the importance of standing united while […]

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VIDEO: A Labor Day Message from John Coli, Jr.

VIDEO: A Labor Day Message from John Coli, Jr.

| August 31, 2018

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Local 727 Stands in Solidarity with Local 991 as they Reconvene Negotiations Following a ULP Strike Against Coca-Cola

| August 22, 2018

Teamsters Local 727 is proud to stand with our Teamster Brothers and Sisters of Local 991. According to a recent statement released by Local 991 Secretary-Treasurer Jim Gookins, 275 members of Local 991 walked off the job on Thursday, August 9th to protest the behavior of their employer, Coca-Cola Bottling Company United, Inc., during negotiations […]

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