Locking arms like politicians on a unified ticket, UAW President Steve Yokich, left, and new Teamsters General President James P. Hoffa promised a historic alliance last week. Yokich, appearing with Hoffa at Teamsters Local 299 in Detroit, promised to do anything it takes to support Hoffa's union. Said Hoffa: 'They make the cars and we deliver the cars. What could be better than that?' The Teamsters national contract expires in May; UAW contracts with General Motors, DaimlerChrysler and Ford Motor Co. expire in September.
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