Labor News

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-ctax530.jpg

Obama budget keeps “Cadillac tax” on union health plans

The Cadillac tax took center stage for union leaders. All - and their members - want it completely repealed. Obama opposes that.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-cwawallst.jpg

Communications Workers take on Wall Street

"Why take on Wall Street? Because when we go to the bargaining table," the opposing company "has a partner: Wall Street."

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-rtwwrongforwv520x300.jpg

West Virginia Senate approves “right to work” bill

Brushing aside worker protests that brought several thousand people, the GOP-run West Virginia Senate approved a so-called "right to work" law. 

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-cruziowa535x290.jpg

Cruz out to save souls, not to create jobs

In Des Moines, Iowa, it was much more like a fundamentalist Christian revival meeting than a political rally.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-hillaryturnout520.jpg

Iowa public employee unions rally for Clinton

One unionist said, "I like Bernie. I like what he has to say, but I think Hillary is far and above in knowledge."

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-520x300stopcorpgreed.jpg

CWA: Deutsche Telekom faces rising pressure over T-Mobile misconduct

Not only are CWA and ver.di demanding that DT force its U.S. T-Mobile managers to obey U.S. labor law, but so are U.S. lawmakers and major investors.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-medium3.jpg

Rolando: Unions, postal customers agree on key USPS reform provisions

Postal unions and USPS customers agree on key provisions of a planned postal reform bill.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-faf0fc27-12bb-4ff3-8749-2167a5522e2d.jpg

AFL-CIO report on “Raise The Wage” campaign lauds grassroots success

Workers hit the streets for causes ranging from decent pay to undoing two-tier wage systems to health and safety.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-bajaworkers520x310.jpg

Workers of San Quintin Valley: No longer willing to be invisible

Thousands of workers - who pick strawberries and tomatoes for the US market - went on a two-week strike in protest over their poverty wages.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-stopemploymentdisc530x300.jpg

Workers tell Los Angeles: Stop job discrimination!

LA Black workers and anti wage theft activists have joined forces to demand that the city take action on Black workers' economic plight.

1 2 3 4 5115