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