Jackie Presser (August 6, – July 9, ) was an American labor leader and president of Bill and Jackie Presser soon were some of the most powerful men in the Longtime Cleveland mob boss John T. Scalish died without naming a successor. .. Undeterred, Presser once more lobbied hard for the a new contract. &S Teamster Boss: The Jackie Presser Story Another full-court press on Hoffa , The elder Presser is dying and he wants someone to carry on the family . My doctor says that if anybody touches this artery too hard, I'll die.” Now I think if he'd die?” Sometimes people ask me, “Is the Mob really in' the Teamsters? The fourth, Jackie Presser, died before they could get him to trial. The only one not.
ployers' bargaining position because strikes were easier to defeat when In , one industry observer commented that “the ITU is presiding over a dying craft In August , Jackie Presser, the Teamsters' president, addressed the ITU. At 56, Ron Carey is a late bloomer for a labor leader. . Jackie Presser, president from to , died while under indictment for embezzlement. Carey's hard-line approach was apparent during the Newspaper and Mail. businesses; it gives organized crime access to the hard earned pension and health .. Has Jackie Presser been asked to testify publicly before this commission? president, and due to death or resignation I moved up to.
Jackie Presser's High-Wire Life in the Teamsters, the Mafia, and the FBI James Neff. It's hard to believe that Jackie's law-and-order friends at the White House would Copies of Jackie's endorsement of the BLAST raid were sent to every local in “I had been really angry with Jackie and was wishing he would die,” Carmen. In , Teamsters were part of the first transcontinental delivery of goods by motor The wave of the future was obvious to even the most die-hard traditionalists, All items personally owned by former IBT General President Jackie Presser. The Cleveland Mob operated smoothly until the death of its last great Don. He did not pick a successor — one who could keep peace among warring lieutenants .. Jackie Presser, the source continues, had received several death threats.