President John F. Kennedy is assassinated. Generally considered a friend of labor, Kennedy a year earlier had issued Executive Order 10988, which authorized unionization and a limited form of collective bargaining rights for most federal workers (excluding the Department of Defense). Many states followed the example set by Kennedy. - Union Communication Services
May 1, 2013| LABOR MOVEMENT | Every year on May 1, workers around the world celebrate the trials and triumphs of working people. This year, May Day comes with a bold soundtrack thanks to Tom Morello, the Nightwatchman. Morello, a good friend of the Teamsters, talks with the Union about his music and involvement with social justice causes. Download Morello's "Union Town." Learn the history of International Workers Day.
General Membership Meetings
Baltimore: Dec. 3 @ 10 a.m.
Salisbury: Dec. 10 @ 10 a.m. The Salisbury meeting will be held
at the Hampton Inn Salisbury,
121 East Naylor Mill Road, Salisbury, Md. 21801