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It's Time to Terminate Temp Abuse, Pass Calif. Bill AB 1897

James P. Hoffa | Posted 08.12.2014 | Business
James P. Hoffa

Fueled by the growth of "perma-temp" workers who toil for years at the same job for low wages, few if any benefits and with no protections, thousands of employees are increasingly being left behind while their companies reap the benefits of their hard work.

Republic Nuclear Dump Fire Threatens Investors, Workers

James P. Hoffa | Posted 06.25.2014 | Business
James P. Hoffa

Since 2010, a landfill fire has been moving toward 8,700 tons of unlined illegally dumped radioactive waste in Bridgeton, Missouri. The site is in the middle of working-class neighborhoods, right next to the Saint Louis airport, and near a hospital, schools and a great number of businesses.

FBI Still Working To Solve Jimmy Hoffa Mystery

AP | COREY WILLIAMS | Posted 08.19.2013 | Detroit

OAKLAND TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Beneath a swimming pool, under a horse farm and now a weed-grown field north of Detroit. For at least the third time i...

American Disgrace: Media and Public Behavior on the Disappearance of Jimmy Hoffa

Bret Caldwell | Posted 11.28.2012 | Crime
Bret Caldwell

There is another news report this week about a potential lead in solving the case of Jimmy Hoffa's disappearance. Rather than participating in the media circus, I ask you to reflect for a moment on the impact of his abduction on those who loved him most -- his family.

Where's Jimmy Hoffa Hiding Now?

Posted 09.26.2012 | Detroit

After years of rumors, the search for Jimmy Hoffa, the Teamsters boss who disappeared in 1975, is going underground. Police in Roseville, Mich., go...

Movie Review: J. Edgar

Marshall Fine | Posted 01.07.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Let's see: Clint Eastwood's J. Edgar," which opens in limited release Wednesday (11/9/11) before going wider on Friday, features a fully committed per...

Jimmy Hoffa Mystery Could Be Buried With Giants Stadium

AP | DAVID PORTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — As the story goes, former Teamsters boss Jimmy Hoffa has attended every event at Giants Stadium since 1976, buried in a ...

The Word on the Street

James P. Hoffa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
James P. Hoffa

Rank-and-file teamsters get it. They aren't willing to be swayed by false, irrelevant arguments. They want change. They want ideas. And the fact is -- McCain doesn't have any.