The House's GOP majority rammed through legislation to curb class action suits and throw open asbestos' victims medical records/payments.
TransCanada, Keystone XL's sponsor, sued in federal court in Houston to overturn the federal rejection of the pipeline project.
"When toxic flame retardants burn - and they do burn - it creates a serious health risk for our members."
The survey confirms what most workers already feel: Health care costs are gobbling up more and more of their wages.
Working women most want information on diet and nutrition, fitness and exercise, and issues around aging.
So what can you the consumer do to help end restaurant worker abuses?
"The company wanted to tell the workers the union can't do a damn thing for you."
"Steel jobs provide decent living wages and help support a lot of other jobs in the community; the company wants to take that away."
Starting soon, your Oreo cookies will be made in Mexico, not Chicago, and it's all thanks to the North American Free Trade Agreement.
The ATI ploy to sow dissension and jealousy in the community appears to have failed miserably: community members routinely drop off donuts and soup at union halls and send pizzas to the picket lines.