MEDIA ADVISORY – Press conference of the Teamsters Union about the strike at Canadian Pacific

Ottawa, May 28, 2012 — The Teamsters Union will meet the press at 12:30 today at the Press Gallery in the Parliament building. Doug Finnson, Vice-President of Teamsters Canada Rail Conference and chief negotiator, as well as Benoit Brunet, negotiator, will be available to answer questions from the media about the strike at Canadian Pacific and the back-to-work legislation.

WHAT: Press conference of Teamsters Canada Rail Conference spokespersons

WHY: Canadian Pacific strike and Federal Government back-to-work legislation

WHEN: Today (may 28) at 1230 Eastern time

WHERE: Charles Lynch Room,130-S, Centre Block

 The Teamsters Union represents 125,000 members in Canada in all trades. The International Brotherhood of Teamsters, with which Teamsters Canada is affiliated, has 1.4 million members in North America.

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Information:

Stéphane Lacroix, Director of Communications, Teamsters Canada
Mobile: 514-609-5101
Office: 450-682-5521 x236
Email: slacroix@teamsters.ca