April 25, 2018 ‘My Fair Lady’ Revives a Pleasing, Entertaining Classic

My Fair Lady is Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe’s classic musical, based on George Bernard Shaw’s play Pygmalion. Lerner and Loewe’s brilliant words and music, storyline, and humor established it as a timeless musical.

April 25, 2018 Pension Funds Reducing Benefits

WASHINGTON, DC – Three multiemployer pension funds have applied for permission to reduce benefits to remain solvent. Local 94 fund from Harrison Pennsylvania is projected to be insolvent in 2026. Also a Sheet Metal Workers Local from Massillon Ohio and Plasterers Local 82 Pension Plan from Portland, Oregon.

April 24, 2018 Two Men and a Truck Workers Vote Teamsters

NEW YORK, NY – Professional movers at the New York City company Two Men and a Truck have declared that they are forming a union with Teamsters Local 814.

April 23, 2018 The Inevitable Benefit-Corporation Revolution Is Coming!

The philosophical “Idea of Progress” holds that progress is inevitable. Critics of the theory maintain that advances in technology and historical changes in forms of government have not always resulted in social progress. Concededly, social progress has not been linear, as reactionary forces—those vested in the status quo or who fear change inconsistent with their...

April 23, 2018 Meet Chanel Rivera: LP Outstanding Apprentice Of The Year

  Chanel Rivera was 27-years-old, and doing work she calls “not productive,” when she first went online to research apprenticeships and trades.

April 23, 2018 Illinois Bus Monitors Vote Teamsters

Westmont, Ill. – Students have become the newest members of Teamsters Local 777. “These workers have spoken loud and clear,” said Jim Glimco, President of Local 777. “They want the same benefits enjoyed by a vast majority of the First Student drivers and monitors in DuPage County who are covered by a Teamster contract.”

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