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Read the Teamsters Local 727 Spring 2019 Member Newsletter Now!

Read the Teamsters Local 727 Spring 2019 Member Newsletter Now!

| April 17, 2019

Teamsters Local 727 has kicked off 2019 on a high-note! Catch up on the Union’s recent victories, check out photos of Local 727 in action, and read a special message from Secretary-Treasurer John Coli, Jr. in Local 727’s Spring Member Newsletter. Click the newsletter above to read more!

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Local 727 Fights to Make Every Day Equal Pay Day

| April 2, 2019

A Message from John Coli, Jr., Secretary-Treasurer of Teamsters Local 727: While today may be Equal Pay Day—the day that marks how far into 2019 an average woman has to work in order to earn what a man earned in 2018—that designation does not truly reflect reality for Teamsters Local 727 women.  For our members, […]

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Wear RED Tomorrow to Show Your Support for Pay Equality

| April 1, 2019

The average woman earns just 80 cents to the dollar a man makes for the same work. Equal Pay Day will be observed tomorrow, April 2nd.  This date indicates the additional amount of time an average American woman must work into 2019 in order to earn the same amount of pay an average man earned […]

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PHOTOS: At March Meeting, Local 727 Members Enthusiastically Applaud Endorsement of Lori Lightfoot for Mayor

PHOTOS: At March Meeting, Local 727 Members Enthusiastically Applaud Endorsement of Lori Lightfoot for Mayor

| April 1, 2019

  During yesterday’s March general membership meeting, Teamsters Local 727 members enthusiastically applauded Secretary-Treasurer John Coli, Jr.’s announcement of the Union’s endorsement of Lori Lightfoot for Mayor of the City of Chicago. “Lori Lightfoot understands the struggles facing Local 727 members,” said Secretary-Treasurer Coli.  “She is the mayor our city needs.” Secretary-Treasurer Coli recently stressed […]

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Sign the Petition to Support Striking Chicago Federation of Musicians Members

Sign the Petition to Support Striking Chicago Federation of Musicians Members

| March 29, 2019

Chicago Symphony Orchestra musicians, represented by the Chicago Federation of Musicians, have now been on strike for 18 days.  Click the link below to sign the CFM’s petition and support the CSO musicians as they demand a respect, dignity, and a fair collective bargaining agreement.

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