CEOs of the largest corporations received a 16 percent pay raise in 2014, while the pay gap between CEOs and the typical worker widened to 373-to-1.
Nurses support legislation to mandate minimum nurse-to-patient ratios and for full collective bargaining rights for nurses employed at the VA.
The American Postal Workers Union's contract expires May 20. The outcome of this will impact every community in America.
Drivers gathered before sunrise, carrying signs and wearing reflective safety vests as they began picketing company trucks.
Low fines and lack of jail terms for heads of firms that disobey or disregard safety provide little incentive for companies to obey the law.
On May 1, 2015 in Chicago, the community gathered around the memorial for the Haymarket Martyrs.
The drivers demand that trucking firms recognize them as employees and bargain with them if they select the Teamsters.
"The labor movement's doors are open to any candidate who's serious about transforming our economy with high and rising wages."
Unions observe Workers Memorial Day to remember those who have suffered and died on the job and to renew our efforts for safe workplaces.
Here are some recent lower court cases involving workers.