Negotiators for Twin Cities janitorial contractors and security contractors are seeking deep contract concessions from SEIU Local 26.
The unyielding bargaining stance of a private school bus company forced bus drivers into unanimous strike authorization votes.
"Sometimes I am told to work cleaning the store all night long," said Marco Tulio Perez, who cleans a Twin Cities Target store.
The ruling in early January disappointed the coalition of seven public worker unions who had challenged Walker's law in court.
The number of union members nationwide declined by 398,000 from 2011 to 2012, the Bureau of Labor Statistics says in its latest report.
A wide cross section of the faith, labor, and social justice community protested Walmart's attempt to build a store near the Detroit border.
Many consider Philadelphia "ground zero" in the fight to save and improve public education and public services.
The court ruled that U.S. citizens could be imprisoned without probable cause and denied their right to habeas corpus during a time of "insurrection."
Referendum petitions continue to circulate in Ohio in an effort to put a so-called right-to-work initiative on the state ballot.