With very difficult negotiations with AT&T, Teamsters Locals 745 (Texas) and 25 (Boston) show their support and solidarity with Local 959 in fighting for better conditions for our members in Alaska. Members of Teamsters Local 745 educated attendees of the Byron Nelson PGA Tournament by distributing leaflets and hand fans during the tournament detailing AT&T’s behavior toward its employees in Alaska who are members of Teamsters Local 959. Members of Local 25 educated fans attending the Boston Celtics-Miami Heat NBA Eastern Conference Finals distributing leaflets that described AT&T’s behavior toward its employees in Alaska. AT&T is the primary sponsor of both the PGA tournament and the NBA playoff series.
To Local 745’s & Local 25’s Membership & Leadership, we cannot thank you enough for the outpouring of support, the dedication of your time, and the solidarity you have shown us. The amount of support from all of the members, IBT General President, Sean O’Brien, and JC No. 28 President, Rick Hicks, truly proves what our union is about. When Teamsters get the call, they show up! We send you all a HUGE THANK YOU!!!