Accelerating the pace of engineering and science.

Support the news

Teamsters Union President James P. Hoffa On Politics And Labor Day11:02Download

Play
Teamsters union president James Hoffa speaks during a rally against the cross-border trucking program Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2011, in San Diego. (Gregory Bull/AP)MoreCloseclosemore
Teamsters union president James Hoffa speaks during a rally against the cross-border trucking program Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2011, in San Diego. (Gregory Bull/AP)

With 1.4 million members, the International Brotherhood of Teamsters is the nation's fourth-largest union. It was also the last of the major unions to endorse Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, after not making an endorsement during the presidential primaries.

In a View From The Top segment, Here & Now's Robin Young speaks with Teamsters President James P. Hoffa, son of the late labor leader, about politics and the value of unions on Labor Day.

Hear more in our View From The Top conversation series.

Guest

James P. Hoffa, president of the Teamsters Union. The union tweets @Teamsters.

This segment aired on September 5, 2016.

Related:

+Join the discussion
Share
TwitterfacebookEmail

Support the news