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Broken highway system needs to be reconstructed

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 05:01
Roads should be treated like utilities that sell service to customers.

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Remember freedom of association? Union membership should not be forced

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 22:16
Unions should earn their money and membership the way most institutions do, by convincing people that they are worth joining and funding.

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Four cases to watch when the Supreme Court returns this week

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 05:01
The cases involve crisis pregnancy centers in California, gerrymandering in California, and more.

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Statewide walkout by teachers and public employees planned in West Virginia

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 00:33
The demonstrators expressing their frustration with state lawmakers debating a raise they say is too small to contend with a projected rise....

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NLRB rejects complaint by Google worker fired for diversity memo

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 22:49
The labor agency ruled the infamous memo was not protected speech but rather sexual harassment, so the company was right to fire him.

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Steelworkers union praises White House's steel import study

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 21:24
The report proposed an across-the-board tariff of 24 percent on steel imports from all countries to the U.S., or a 53 percent tariff on impo...

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US Bank settlement shows Trump isn't giving misbehaving lenders a free pass

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 19:42
Agencies led by Trump appointees announced $613 million in penalties this week against U.S. Bank, the Minneapolis-based lender that prosecut...

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AFL-CIO plans 'day of action' for major Supreme Court labor case

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 23:22
A "Working People's Day of Action" is set for the Saturday before the Supreme Court hears Janus v. American Federation of State, County and....

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Keep immigration simple, Republicans, and get it done

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 22:07
Republicans need to tailor immigration reform as narrowly as possible. Not everything needs to be fixed at once.

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Group appeals NLRB rejection of labor complaint against Trump campaign

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 21:54
The Committee to Preserve the Religious Right to Organize says the Trump campaign's confidentiality agreements for workers were unlawful.

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Democrats seek to increase pressure on NLRB's William Emanuel

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 23:29
The lawmakers obtained a delay in the vote for John Ring, President Trump's nominee to fill the last open seat on the NLRB, preventing the l...

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The UAW's weak case against Tesla

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 05:01
Conservatives should be paying attention to this fight, because it involves two alleged "foes" of conservative policy and politics.

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SEIU in California backs Kevin de Leon in primary race against Sen. Dianne Feinstein

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 03:07
The SEIU is a prominent labor union, particularly in California, and announced it was backing de Leon over incumbent Dianne Feinstein.

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Trump administration to tackle 'gig economy' this spring

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 05:01
The big issue for employers such as Uber is whether workers are contractors or employees.

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Universities deny graduate students' unionization efforts

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 01:47
Columbia University is the latest college to challenge graduate students' right to organize and collectively bargain.

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Liberals up pressure on Labor Department to scrap tipping proposal

Sat, 02/10/2018 - 00:19
Democrats and their allies plan to hold a forum next week to emphasize the problems of allowing restaurant owners to take tips and redistrib...

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US markets slide as lower jobless claims renew rate-hike worries

Thu, 02/08/2018 - 18:47
The four-week moving average of initial jobless claims dipped to 224,500, the lowest since 1973, according to the Department of Labor.

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Labor union threatens to cut off Democrats who vote to keep unions from forming on tribal lands

Wed, 02/07/2018 - 22:20
“It is the height of hypocrisy and completely dishonest for Democrats to deny workers their right to have a union."

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HELP committee to vote on NLRB pick John Ring on Feb. 14

Wed, 02/07/2018 - 17:08
Ring, a former lawyer with the management-side firm Morgan Lewis, would fill the open seat left behind by former chairman Philip Miscimarra,...

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Democrats demand to know why NLRB member didn't recuse himself in major case

Wed, 02/07/2018 - 01:14
Lawmakers say William Emanuel may have broken federal regulations and the Trump administration's ethics pledge.

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