News > February 10, 2023

TEMP Act to Protect Workers from Extreme Heat

First-in-the-nation bill introduced by Senate and Assembly Labor Chairs Standing with leadership and rank-and-file members of Teamsters JC-16, New Immigrant Community Empowerment, La Colmena Workers Center, and RWDSU, State Senator Read More >>

News > January 9, 2023

Support Nurses on Strike

Dear Joint Council 16 local unions, We have been notified by the New York State Nurses Association (NYSNA) that nurses at two major New York City hospitals are on strike Read More >>

News > December 21, 2022

Warehouse Worker Protection Act Signed into Law

New Yorkers for a Fair Economy coalition celebrates major victory for workers amid busy holiday shopping season Unions and community organizations from the New Yorkers for a Fair Economy coalition cheered action Read More >>

News > November 2, 2022

General Election Endorsements

Teamsters Joint Council 16 has endorsed the following candidates in the general election on November 8, 2022. Make a plan to vote! Statewide: Governor: Kathy Hochul Lt. Governor: Antonio Delgado Read More >>