"Congresswoman Rice's about-face on Fast Track is a complete betrayal to all working men and women across this country."
The AFL-CIO is ramping up efforts to stop Fast Track with a targeted advertising blitz against undecided members of Congress.
Mary Harris "Mother" Jones has been a symbol of the struggles and victories of the labor movement for over a century.
On July 1, 2016, the minimum wage will go up to $10.50, and continue to increase gradually until 2020, when it hits $15 an hour.
Unions representing workers at the FAA are criticizing a House Republican proposal to spin off the administration.
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.