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UK Official Says Durham Workers Deserve Protection

Yesterday in Birmingham, England, one of the United Kingdom’s largest transport companies held its annual general shareholders meeting (AGM).  For many National Express shareholders, this meeting was truly the tipping point. As the Chair of the Unite Group of MPs …

National Express Disenfranchises Shareholders

(WASHINGTON) – Today, National Express Group PLC (LSE:NEX.L) investors, including British public service union UNISON and the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, are criticising the company’s decision to withhold a shareholder resolution from its 2016 Annual General Meeting (AGM) agenda. At …

First Transit Workers Choose Teamsters Union

(CUBA, N.Y.) — First Transit workers in upstate New York have voted overwhelmingly, 30-5, to join Teamsters Local 264 in Cheektowaga, N.Y., seeking a voice on the job and improved working conditions. The drivers and mechanics provide transit and paratransit …