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The Durham Transportation Workers of Hayward and Livermore, CA.

Have WON their union election for representation clearly and without voting challenges for the Teamsters Union Local 78 and the Mechanics and Automotive Trades Union Local 1173. Both bargaining groups have a clear and overwhelming win against union busting tactics and thank the community for their wonderful support during their organizing and rally for fair treatment and justice. Election results are as follows:

Teamsters Union Local 78 86 YES, 60 No, 2 challenged ballots not needed for determination, and one Void ballot Total votes cast 149 out of 157 eligible voters. Workers WIN union representation by the Teamsters Local 78. Mechanics and Automotive Trades Union Local 1173: 5 YES, 0 no, 1 challenge ballot not needed for determination Total votes cast, 6 out of 6 eligible voters Workers WIN union election by the Mechanics and Automotive Trades Union Local 1173

The workers look forward to your continued support for their upcoming contract negotiations. Through overwhelming odds against union busting tactics the workers have spoken..

..THEY ARE GOING UNION!!!!!

The "lady drivers" can't wait to get back to the rally lines and are searching for the next event. They are busy celebrating tonight and recharging their bullhorn batteries!!! You will see them out there at a rally near you!!!!

UNION BUSTING IS DISGUSTING ....

THEY BEAT BACK THE COMPANY ATTACK!!!

UNION "YES"!!!!

Astraea Kelly, Assistant Organizer, Teamsters Local 78 on behalf of:
Skip Joaquin, Lead Organizer, Teamsters Local 78
Jesse Juarez, Organizer, Mechanics and Automotive Trades Union Local 1173
and the workers of Durham Transportation Company, Hayward/Livermore, CA.

--- Astraea Kelly

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