Ret. 856 Principal Officer Mike McLaughlin Passes Away

August 17, 2016
It is with much sadness that Teamsters 856 announces the passing of retired Principal Officer and Secretary-Treasurer Michael J. McLaughlin, Sr. Mike died last Friday, August 12, after a short illness. For 32 years, Mike dedicated his life to Local 856 and its members, starting first as a staff attorney/business agent and later as theRead More >

I am a Teamster: 856 Microbiologists Protect the Public Health

August 4, 2016
The Local 856 membership is made up of almost every profession there is, from aircraft mechanic to zookeeper. In an effort to highlight our Local’s exceptional diversity, we’re launching a monthly series called “I am a Teamster”. Check out the first installment below! When you hear about a dangerous disease or the recall of yourRead More >