For today’s labor unions, smart fiscal strategies are paramount to their long-term survival. However, the recent Supreme Court arguments surrounding the Janus v. American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Supreme Court case brings a stronger sense of urgency for implementing the right fiscal strategies.
Albany, NY – New York State has requested federal exclusion from the new five-year National Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Leasing Program. At the same time the state is planning the single largest commitment to renewable energy by a state in U.S. history. These 26 large-scale renewable energy projects across New York are expected to…
CARSON, Calif. — School bus drivers, monitors and mechanics who work at Durham School Services in Carson, Calif. voted by a 2-1 margin to join Teamsters Local 572. The workers will join more than 500 Durham School Services employees already represented by a Teamster contract.
New York, NY – Hey, Governor Cuomo! New York’s working class has a great way to help close that $4 billion budget gap you’re trying to plug before the end of the month — tax the fat cats that are literally making out like bandits now that the corporate tax rate has been slashed to…
WASHINGTON, DC – The following is a statement from Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa about a letter he sent to President Trump after it was announced Thursday March 8th that the U.S. would be placing tariffs on the importation of steel and aluminum from countries outside North America, with an exemption process in place for other nations.
New York, NY – Testifying in Albany on Jan. 31 on the governor’s proposed budget, UFT President Michael Mulgrew called on state lawmakers to help insulate public schools from fiscal threats from the federal government.
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla.—West Virginia may not be the only state to see a general teachers’ strike this year. Teachers in Oklahoma, whose average salaries are the lowest in the nation, have begun organizing to plan one.
CHARLESTON, W. Va.—Country roads, take me home, to the place where teachers will get a 5% raise this summer.
The role of a pharmacy benefit manager (PBM) in today’s healthcare landscape is evolving and ever-changing. Once just a provider of pharmacy cards, PBMs today must be able to offer a suite of cost containment tools, disease-state management strategies, and specialty pharmacy management and services.