Skilled Trades News


James R. Hoffa Scholarship: Register Today!

January 7, 2019

James R. Hoffa became a Teamster member in 1934 and served as General President for 14 years, and, in recognition of his tireless service to the union and its members, …


Gov. Brown Vetoes CSU Step Increase Bill, The Fight Continues

October 1, 2018

Gov. Brown Vetoes CSU Step Increase Bill, The Fight Continues Unfortunately, Gov. Jerry Brown vetoed AB 1231, our Teamster-backed bill that would have finally restored step increases for the tens …


Northern California Stewards Training

September 17, 2018

Leadership and Solidarity Thursday, October 4: Introduction to Union Stewardship In this workshop, you will learn the fundamentals of Union stewardship. From duty of fair representation to your rights as …


SCOTUS Decision: The Future is in Our Hands

June 29, 2018

Dear UC and CSU Teamster, In previous letters we let you know of the Janus v. AFSCME case brought by corporate lawyers who aim to weaken Unions and lower pay …


Members Ready to Battle Attack on Workers

June 20, 2018

Over 90 leaders from campuses across the State gathered for our emergency ROC (Recruiter, Organizer, Communicator) and Steward Trainings to discuss the impact that the corporate-backed Janus case will have …


Skilled Trades Teamsters: Know the Facts

June 15, 2018

Dear Skilled Trades Teamster: The undersigned eight members of the Skilled Trades Division Board and nine members of the Local Union Executive Board write to correct some misinformation that has …


Skilled Trades Teamsters Take on State Capitol

April 10, 2018

Over 60 skilled trades Teamsters from throughout the UC and CSU converged on the State Capitol for our first ever Local 2010 Skilled Trades Lobby Day on Wednesday, June 27. …


CSU Skilled Trades Ratify Contract!

March 16, 2018

CSU Skilled Trades Ratify Contract! We Have a Contract CSU Skilled Trades Congratulations Brothers and Sisters!  We overwhelmingly voted to ratify our first CSU Teamster Skilled Trades Division contract with …


UCLA Skilled Trades Ratify Contract

April 7, 2017

UCLA Skilled Trades Ratify Contract Teamsters 2010 Skilled Trades Ratifies Contract with over 91% Voting “Yes” Jason Rabinowitz, Teamster 2010 Chief Negotiator, notified the University that the Skilled Trades Workers …