"Why can't the United States government guarantee the same thing - labor rights - that we have in Canada?"
"We may or may not get the 5.3, but we are putting on the record that we need it," said AFGE President J. David Cox.
"Why take on Wall Street? Because when we go to the bargaining table," the opposing company "has a partner: Wall Street."
Brushing aside worker protests that brought several thousand people, the GOP-run West Virginia Senate approved a so-called "right to work" law.
Teamsters are one of the unions under the knife now, but 200 multi-employer pension funds covering 1.5 million American workers could be in jeopardy for a number of reasons.
Have Donald Trump's promises played like the sound of music to the ears of American workers?
One unionist said, "I like Bernie. I like what he has to say, but I think Hillary is far and above in knowledge."
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.
Postal unions and USPS customers agree on key provisions of a planned postal reform bill.
Workers hit the streets for causes ranging from decent pay to undoing two-tier wage systems to health and safety.