By John Seewer | 11/18/13 08:57 AM
TOLEDO, Ohio — Union leaders are now looking ahead at Ohio's governor's race after knocking off a big city mayor who they say was their top political target this year.
By Channing Joseph | 11/15/13 09:59 AM
OAKLAND, Calif. — Bay Area Rapid Transit officials are planning a special meeting where officials will discuss a problem that has surfaced with a labor contract that had recently settled a transit dispute.
By Erik Schelzig | 11/15/13 09:49 AM
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — A top Volkswagen labor official says a pending decision about union representation for workers at the automaker's lone U.S. plant will have no bearing on whether the company will decide to add the production of another vehicle there.
By Sean Lengell | 11/15/13 06:52 AM
Bill de Blasio says his landslide victory in the New York mayor's race proves that voters have chosen a "progressive path." But making good on promised reforms will be far trickier than his almost 50 percentage-point win. He has portrayed his megalopolis as a "tale of two cities," where almost...
By Susan Crabtree | 11/14/13 04:57 PM
Twenty Republican senators are urging the Obama administration not to give unions special relief from an Obamacare tax that other employers, charities and organizations will be forced to pay under the healthcare law.
By Paul Bedard | 11/14/13 08:23 AM
Labor unions funded pro-Democratic attack groups, including Planned Parenthood, in the 2012 elections, joining a collection of left-leaning organizations in spending more to beat Republicans in state elections across the nation than Republican donors such as the Koch Brothers did, according to a...
By Sean Lengell | 11/14/13 12:14 AM
The Supreme Court on Wednesday questioned whether changes are needed in a decades-old labor law that governs bargaining agreements between private-sector unions and employers.
By Bloomberg News | 11/13/13 06:00 PM
The largest union at Anglo American Platinum Ltd.’s South African mines got permission to strike after a mediator failed to resolve a wage deadlock between the labor group and the world’s biggest producer of the metal. The Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration yesterday...
By Bloomberg News | 11/13/13 04:18 PM
A Detroit municipal workers’ union asked a judge to send any ruling he makes on the city’s eligibility for bankruptcy court protection to an appeals court for automatic review. The American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees today asked U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Steven Rhodes...
By Associated Press | 11/13/13 12:26 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court seems unlikely to declare that an organizing agreement between a union and a Florida casino may have violated national labor laws. Justices on Wednesday heard from UNITE HERE Local 355, which wants overturned a decision saying its agreement with Hollywood...
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