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NFI Workers Call on NJEDA to Rescind NFI’s $80 Mil Tax Break

For Immediate Release July 16, 2019 Contact: Kara Deniz, [email protected] TEAMSTERS, NFI WORKERS CALL ON NJEDA TO RESCIND NFI’S $80 MILLION TAX BREAK Teamsters, NFI Workers, Community Allies Speak Out at NJEDA Board Meeting; Deliver Petition Calling for Freeze of …

NJ EDA Needs to Suspend NFI’s $80 Mil Tax Break

For Immediate Release June 19, 2019  Media Contact: Kara Deniz, (202) 497-6610, [email protected] TEAMSTERS CALL ON N.J. EDA TO IMMEDIATELY SUSPEND NFI’S $80 MILLION TAX BREAK Governor’s Independent Task Force Report Found NFI was Awarded $80 Million in Tax Breaks Despite …

NJ Attorney General Needs To Investigate NFI Over Tax Benefits

For Immediate Release: June 13, 2019 Media Contact: Kara Deniz, (202) 497-6610, [email protected] TEAMSTERS CALL ON N.J. ATTORNEY GENERAL, EDA TO INVESTIGATE, PROSECUTE AND SANCTION NFI OVER TAX BENEFITS APPLICATION Teamsters Letter Shows NFI Failed to Disclose Wire Fraud Conviction, …

House Passes DREAM & PROMISE ACT – Port truck drivers, Teamsters react

PRESS RELEASE FOR: Tuesday, June 4, 2019 PRESS CONTACTS: Barb Maynard, (323) 351-9321; [email protected] Kara Deniz, (202) 624-6911, [email protected] Port truck drivers in U.S. under Temporary Protected Status (TPS) program, Teamsters, applaud passage of Dream and Promise Act in U.S. …

Lowes Contracted Port Drivers and Warehouse Workers will Leaflet in Charlotte

PRESS ADVISORY FOR: Thursday, May 30, 2019 PRESS CONTACTS: General: Barb Maynard, (323) 351-9321; [email protected] Teamsters Port Division (on location in Charlotte): Ricardo Hidalgo, (310) 251-6876 Friday, May 31, 1:00 pm EST Truck drivers, warehouse workers from America’s largest port complex …

CA Drivers Engage In Global Day of XPO Protest

PRESS ADVISORY FOR: Thursday, May 30, 2019 ***UPDATED*** PRESS CONTACTS: San Diego Location: Santos Castaneda, (202) 903-8133 Commerce and Compton Locations: Eddie Rodriguez, (925) 351-4389 General: Barb Maynard, (323) 351-9321; [email protected] CA Truck Drivers Who Haul Cargo To and From …

Port Workers Applaud Port of LA Decision to Lease to Toll Group

Justice for Port Truck Drivers FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, May 6, 2019 PRESS CONTACTS: Barb Maynard, Justice for Port Drivers, 323-351-9321; [email protected] Kara Deniz, Teamsters, (202) 497-6610; [email protected] Teamsters, Port Workers Applaud Port of LA Decision to Lease Former NFI/Cal Cartage …

Drivers Who Haul for Best Buy, Puma, and Lowe’s Awarded $1.2 Mil

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, April 17, 2019 PRESS CONTACTS: Barb Maynard, Justice for Port Drivers, 323-351-9321; [email protected] Kara Deniz, Teamsters, (202) 497-6610; [email protected] Truck Drivers Who Haul Imports for Best Buy, Puma, and Lowe’s Awarded More Than $1.2 Million For Wage …

UPDATE: Truck Drivers Who Haul Borax For Rio Tinto To Attend Rio Tinto’s AGM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, April 15, 2019 PRESS CONTACTS: Barb Maynard, Justice for Port Drivers, 323-351-9321; [email protected] Kara Deniz, Teamsters, (202) 497-6610; [email protected] ***UPDATE*** U.S.-Based Truck Drivers Who Haul Borax For Rio Tinto Attend UK Annual General Meeting, Demand Enforcement Of …

Truck Drivers Who Haul Borax For Rio Tinto To Attend Rio Tinto’s AGM

PRESS RELEASE FOR: Wednesday, April 10, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PRESS CONTACTS: Barb Maynard, Justice for Port Drivers, 323-351-9321; [email protected] Kara Deniz, Teamsters, (202) 497-6610; [email protected] U.S.-Based Truck Drivers Who Haul Borax For Rio Tinto and Teamsters To Attend Rio …