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Mine Safety Provisions In Financial Reform

The financial reform bill that emerged from a House-Senate conference committee meeting contains provisions that mining companies must file safety reports

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Supreme Court Issues Graniterock Ruling

On June 24, the U.S. Supreme Court of the United States ruled in Granite Rock Company v. International Brotherhood of Teamsters & Teamsters Local 287, confirming a jury verdict against Local 287 and refusing to dismiss the International Brotherhood of Teamsters from the case

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Low-Income Housing Can Fuel Economic Gains

A new study conducted in New York and commissioned by Local Initiatives Support Corp. and Enterprise Community Partners shows affordable-housing development is an economic stimulus

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Hoffa: Repair Infrastructure Over New Building

Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa called on Congress to stress road and bridge repair and public transit expansion in the next federal highway bill

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Plan To Mute Commercial Real Estate Drop

A tax incentive for business owners would avoid the looming commercial real estate loan crisis while creating 1.3 million jobs

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