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hlthe2b Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Apr-06-10 07:02 AM
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2. I'll be interested to see the responses...
Historically, I would think the answer would be yes. The Teamster's power and strength would be an unquestioned advantage. Now, and in this climate, I really don't know.
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  -So my little clerical union is joining the Teamsters union lunatica  Apr-06-10 06:51 AM   #0 
  - No thoughts?  lunatica   Apr-06-10 07:01 AM   #1 
  - Hmmm, I don't know, but I'm jealous...  a la izquierda   Apr-06-10 07:12 AM   #5 
     - "Right to work" means you cannot be required to join a union as a condition of employment.  Brickbat   Apr-06-10 07:15 AM   #7 
     - Right, right! The concept is so shitty...  a la izquierda   Apr-06-10 10:18 AM   #13 
     - The TAs at UC joined the UAW a decade or so ago  lunatica   Apr-06-10 07:21 AM   #9 
  - I'll be interested to see the responses...  hlthe2b   Apr-06-10 07:02 AM   #2 
  - I have been fearing for my union since the economic disaster in California  lunatica   Apr-06-10 07:09 AM   #3 
  - I was a CUE member in Canada. I think being a Teamster will help you. Safety in numbers and  Captain Hilts   Apr-06-10 07:12 AM   #4 
  - As a former Teamster myself I say it's good that you're getting help with collective bargaining.  Wapsie B   Apr-06-10 07:15 AM   #6 
  - I'd rather be a Teamster than a member of ASCME.  Brickbat   Apr-06-10 07:16 AM   #8 
  - Whar a name!  bobburgster   Apr-06-10 07:45 AM   #10 
  - The Teamsters hired scab labor to build their Union Hall in Houston Tx in 2001  Toots   Apr-06-10 08:22 AM   #11 
  - That tends to be my feeling of them on the Intl level.  LiberalFighter   Apr-06-10 08:27 AM   #12 
     - Let's get us some Teamster mojo  looloo   Apr-08-10 12:33 PM   #14 
  - Teamster mojo might just be what the clericals can use right about now  looloo   Apr-08-10 12:35 PM   #15 

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