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Labor leader: DNC adopts most pro-worker platform since FDR

"Anyone who wants our support must bring forth a bold commitment to a pro-worker agenda," Richard Trumka said. "Hillary Clinton answered the call."

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Mike Pence is no friend of immigrant workers

Trump, after mulling over his gruesome list of possible running mates, has settled on Indiana Gov. Mike Pence.

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Unions: Dem platform stronger on unfair trade deals

The proposed Democratic Party platform includes language that is close to an outright rejection of the controversial TPP.

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Teamster was one of two African-Americans shot dead

Philando Castile was a Teamsters Local 320 member and nutrition services supervisor at the J.J. Hill Montessori school in St. Paul.

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Democratic Party platform panel waffles on trade and health care

Michael Smith had a message for the Democratic Party - stand up for workers who have lost jobs to so-called "free trade" pacts.

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Elizabeth Warren: Some on Wall Street should be in handcuffs

Stiff fines of millions of dollars will not change the financial fraud that produced the Great Recession, Senator Elizabeth Warren said.

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Missouri senate defeats “paycheck deception” bill

The bill would have forced workers to "opt-in" to having their dues taken out of their paychecks--a scheme that weakens unions.

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Obama threatens defense bill veto over anti-LGBTQ, anti-worker provisions

The provisions, inserted in a huge DOD bill by House Republicans, are among the reasons the administration told Congress the president's  advisors "would recommend he veto the bill."

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Hartford's "Fighting for Our Future" rally inspires struggle

Big changes require big struggles, and "May Day 2016 -- Fighting for Our Future" set a powerful and inspiring framework for the labor battles and elections this year.

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Report: Fatal crash wouldn’t have happened with proper backup

Unions and workers have been campaigning for years to keep 2-person crews on all freight and passenger trains, citing safety reasons.

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