Expect wide and various attacks on workers rights from a totally Republican-run 114h Congress, AFL-CIO Legislative Director Bill Samuel warns.
The AFL-CIO will strongly push its economic agenda, emphasizing job creation and raising workers' incomes, starting with a "wage summit" in January in D.C.
The long-running war over Michigan's controversial, Republican-engineered "Right to Work" (for less) laws is headed to court.
Members of Amalgamated Transit Union Local 757 in Portland, Ore., ratified a new union contract at the area transit agency, TriMet.
In response to the New York Times story today, Walmart workers are again calling for full-time hours and better scheduling.
The lesson from Tuesday could not be clearer: No worker should have to choose between missing a day's pay and caring for their health.
The 7,500 union teachers and staff, fired after the state took over the schools following Hurricane Katrina, are taking their case to the U.S. Supreme Court.
The case involves the SEIU's attempt to organize contingent faculty at Pacific Lutheran University.
Labor must launch a massive education campaign about the value of unions, to counter right wing propaganda and to forestall deepening nationwide cynicism.
The firm violated federal labor law 18 separate ways, and now must make amends.