07/01/2017 - (This article first appeared in the July-August 2017 issue of The American Postal Worker magazine)
By Industrial Relations Director Vance Zimmerman
What does a grocery store chain started in Texas in 1901 have to do with you? That chain of grocery stores – Weingarten’s – ultimately gave us some of the most important rights we have as union members today. Weingarten’s gave us our right to have union representation in meetings with management.