On June 2 in Dallas, nationwide rallies demanded re-hiring of laid-off Walmart workers.
On June 2, hundreds of unionists and their allies descended on the office of the Obama administration's U.S. Trade Representative.
"To say Illinois legislators are not for the middle class, but for the political class is disingenuous on the part of Gov. Bruce Rauner."
Teachers union activists assembled at the Chicago Public School Board before classes began to protest plans to expand for-profit charter schools.
Labor is increasing its attention on the GOP-run House, where the vote is expected to be much closer and up for grabs.
Rules will help prevent millions of workers from being subject to harmful or unlawful treatment, especially underpaid women.
Teacher Lily Eskelsen Garcia has seen poverty's impact on her students, so for her, the issue is personal.
In a rebuke to GOP Gov. Bruce Rauner's anti-worker agenda, the Democratic-run Illinois House voted his bill down.
It's a great day for working Angelenos, as the LA city countil has voted to raise the minimum wage, in steps, to $15 an hour.
Gov. John Kasich has yanked collective bargaining rights from 10,000 Ohio home health care and child care workers.