The two cases show that unions can defend their pensions - pensions which often make up for artificially lowered pay.
The nation's four postal employee unions are uniting for the Nov. 14 protest against planned Jan. 2015 shutdown of 82 more distribution centers.
Delegates adopted a multi-point action platform for coming years to battle what President Gerard called "shrewd, greedy and powerful" forces out to destroy workers.
Workers from many walks of life will join picket lines a day after Tories threatened to impose new anti-union laws if they win the next election.
The LA pension case affects 20,000 present municipal workers and the Illinois case affects 621,000 workers and retirees.
Why is the Postal Service pretending it is losing money when, in fact, it is making a profit?
Hundreds of AFGE members marched on Capitol Hill on Feb. 11 campaigning for national and union causes.
Thousands of elementary and secondary school teachers in Puerto Rico carried out a two day strike to protest a raid on their pension plans.
Voters in Cincinnati, Ohio, by huge margin, turned down a tea party initiative that would've wiped out public worker's pensions in that city.
TRIANGLE, Va.- The United Mine Workers of America has reached a global settlement with Peabody Energy and Patriot Coal that will provide funding of more than $400 million to cover future health care benefits for retirees affected by the bankruptcy of Patriot Coal.