Union protests forced the Obama administration's TSA to yank its plan to let airplane passengers bring small knives aboard planes.
The Steelworkers, the Autoworkers and the AFL-CIO formally oppose letting Japan join talks on the latest controversial "free trade" treaty, the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
House Democrats will roll out a new package of "Make It In America" manufacturing-centered jobs creation bills, one of their top leaders announced on April 9.
On April 8, 1935, with the nation in the depths of the Depression, Congress voted to approve the Works Progress Administration.
"From making sure citizenship for the 11 million is achievable not only in theory, but in fact, to maintaining family unity, the labor movement's immigration campaign is just getting started."
They have agreed to cooperate on safety issues; launch joint campaigns targeting employers in-common; and advance a strategy promoting the right of workers to organize unions and bargain.
In a brief announcement, the board said it would ask the justices to review the case, Noel Canning vs. NLRB.
"We don't need an emergency manager; we need someone to help manage our emergency."
If Republican lawmakers get their way, Missouri may become the 25th state in the nation to impose a so-called 'Right-to-Work' law.
The GOP majority in the Pennsylvania state capitol in Harrisburg is pushing a so-called "right-to-work" law in the Quaker State.