We have gone
from having health insurance that was second to none to having
health insurance that none would have for a second. There is
absolutely no excuse for this as we paid more than enough to
have the kind of insurance the world would envy. Where is the
insurance we pay for?
has been savagely and callously slashed for no reason. There
is no reason that we shouldn't get $7,000 a month.
Please recognize that while our Central States administered
pension has been slashed, none of the other funds have been
slashed. The real shame of the matter is that the Teamsters
never intended to give you a fair pension. The Teamsters had
you satisfied with getting less than 50% of your pension and
it seems that even that was not enough; of course that was
$3,000 a month when you should have been getting $7,000 a
month. How much is going to be
You have heard from UPS Vice President John McDevitt that you
are only getting 40% of the money that is paid in for you.
GOD only asks that you give 10%.