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Delta Dental Teamsters make health care a priority in new contract

The team of experienced Teamsters 856 shop stewards at Delta Dental are no strangers to listening to the priorities of their co-workers before heading to the table to negotiate a new union contract. This year, members at all three Delta Dental locations — Rancho Cordova, Oakland, and San Francisco — ratified a new three-year contract,Read More >

UNITE HERE Local 2 Hotel Workers Reach Tentative Agreement with Marriott

Via Unite Here Local 2: UNITE HERE Local 2 Hotel Workers Reach Tentative Agreement with Marriott After More than Two Months on Strike, Historic Deal Sets New Standard for San Francisco Hotel Industry FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 3, 2018 Contact: Ted Waechter, 919-636-1124, Twitter: @UniteHereLocal2 #1job #MarriottStrike San Francisco, Calif.–After more than two months on strike, nearly 2,500 UNITE HERERead More >

2018 Thanksgiving Membership Meetings

Happy Thanksgiving from Teamsters 856! This month, hundreds of Teamsters 856 members attended our annual Thanksgiving membership meetings in Rancho Cordova and South San Francisco. Members heard the latest updates on the union from Teamsters 856 Secretary-Treasurer/Principal Officer Peter Finn and President Mike Lagomarsino, won raffle prizes, and kicked off the holiday season together. Thank youRead More >

Big Wins for Local 856 on Election Day

Teamsters 856 members made a difference in this year’s crucial midterm election. By voting, and volunteering their time to help phone bank or walk precincts throughout the campaign cycle, members helped secure big victories in local elections. Local 856 is proud to announce that several members ran for office and won! Lori Frugoli is a MarinRead More >