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The New York State Department of Labor Is ‘Cracking Down’ On Unemployment Insurance Fraud, Seeks Repayments

Published on Wednesday, September 28, 2022 in New York State Labor News
JeanneTyler Moodee Lockman at WHAM-TV/ABC 13 reports on New York State Governor Kathy Hochul, who was in Syracuse to announce actions to crack down on unemployment insurance fraud after a New York State Department of Labor (DOL) investigation found such fraud accounted for more than $11 million in benefits payments in August. To Directly Access This Labor more»

“Skilled Trade Workers Are Vital To Pennsylvania’s Economy” - IBEW Local 163 Joint Apprenticeship & Training Effort Receives $297,000 In State Funding

Published on Tuesday, September 27, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
MyChesCo.com reports Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf has announced $297,000 in new funding for the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 163 Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee (JATC) – money that will go towards providing training for 30 Apprentices in Northeastern Pennsylvania. “Skilled Trade Workers are vital to more»

Columbus Museum Of Art Employees Form A Union Through AFSCME

Published on Tuesday, September 27, 2022 in Organizing News From Across The U.S.A.
(COLUMBUS, OHIO) – Employees at the Columbus Museum of Art want management to voluntarily recognize their union, which Workers are forming through American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Council 8. In late August, 30 Employees delivered a letter requesting voluntary recognition of their Union, Columbus Museum of Art more»

People To Know In New York Cannabis: RWDSU/UFCW’s Nikki Kateman

Published on Tuesday, September 27, 2022 in New York State Labor News
NY Cannabis Insider Staff interviewed Nikki Kateman, who serves as Political and Communications Director for Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union (RWDSU)/United Food & Commercial Workers (UFCW) Local 338 prior to NY Cannabis Insider’s Conference – which will be held on November 4th in Tarrytown and feature a slew of expert panelists. more»

New ‘Striketober Looms’ As U.S. Walkouts ‘Increase Amid Surge In Union Activity’

Published on Tuesday, September 27, 2022 in National Labor News
Michael Sainato at The Guardian reports on thousands of Workers across the U.S. who are going on Strike or threatening to do so heading into October, amid a recent surge of Labor action activity in America - and just one month before the crucial Mid Term Elections. To Read This Labor News Story, Go To: more»

Dr. Madhav Narayan, A Physician In The Heartland, Says: “We Must Stop Abandoning The American Railroad Worker”

Published on Tuesday, September 27, 2022 in Labor News From Washington, D.C.
In The Omaha World-Herald’s Midland Voices Opinion Column, Dr. Madhav Naraya, a Physician in The Heartland, says there’s a crisis on our railroads. While there was a great amount of media coverage of the recent and potential Strike by Railroad Workers, Dr. Naraya says there is very little coverage of what railroad companies are doing to these more»

What Would The Grey Nuns Of The Sacred Heart Think? Labor Turmoil At Buffalo’s D’Youville University Has Some Staff ‘Leaving For Greener Pastures’ As Union & Management ‘Are Locked In Contentious Negotiations’ On A New Contract

Published on Tuesday, September 27, 2022 in Buffalo and Western New York Labor News
WNYLaborToday.com Editor’s Note: Pictured above, Members of the American Association of University Professors (AAUP) turn their backs to display a message the Union is sending to D’Youville University Administrators as they attempt to bargain a new contract: one faculty united for ALL students. The Members strike a pose outside one of the more»

Starbucks Could Face 'Just Cause' Bids At Hundreds Of Unionized U.S. Cafes

Published on Tuesday, September 27, 2022 in New York City Labor News
Reuters’ Hilary Russ reports from New York City that Starbucks plans to start negotiating its first Labor Contracts with Employees at hundreds of Unionized U.S. cafes in October, which the coffee chain announced this week. Baristas and Shift Supervisors in at least 240 company-owned U.S. Starbucks locations have Unionized in a little over a year. To more»

The ‘New’ Labor Movement: ‘A Movement For All’ Workers

Published on Monday, September 26, 2022 in National Labor News
Ken Green at Union Track reports that there’s a new Labor Movement happening across the U.S. Green says it’s what Rani Molla, a Senior Data Reporter at Vox, calls “a new era for the American Worker,” and it looks different from Labor Movements of the past. Green writes it’s a resurgence in Unionizing and Worker action that is more»

The U.S. Department Of Labor ‘Refocuses On Proven’ Registered Apprenticeship Model, ‘Rescinds Industry-Recognized’ Apprenticeship Program - Cites ‘85-year Record Of Promoting Higher Quality Training & Worker Protection Standards’

Published on Monday, September 26, 2022 in Labor News From Washington, D.C.
(WASHINGTON, D.C.) - The U.S. Department of Labor (USDOL) has announced a final rule to rescind the Industry-Recognized Apprenticeship Program and will direct the Department’s resources toward Registered Apprenticeships to expand access to good-paying jobs and create reliable pathways to the Middle Class. The USDOL issued this final rule after more»

Trader Joe's Staff Petition To Unionize At Brooklyn Store

Published on Monday, September 26, 2022 in New York City Labor News
Bloomberg reports Trader Joe’s Employees have petitioned to Unionize a New York City supermarket, extending a recent wave of organizing at the company and within the broader U.S. Retail Industry. The Brooklyn site employs around 185 Workers. To Directly Access This Labor News Report, Go To: more»

“Don’t Be Cheap” - CWA-Represented Workers Rally Outside Con Edison HQ, ‘Demand’ The Energy Giant ‘Not Outsource Labor To Contractors’

Published on Monday, September 26, 2022 in New York State Labor News
Dean Moses at AMNY reports on Communications Workers of America (CWA) Local 1101-represented Con Edison Workers who rallied outside the Energy Giant’s headquarters near Union Square last week in protest of the company allegedly set to drop a Union contract in favor of cheaper labor. Moses reports CWA Local 1101 Officials say such a move will result in more»

Organized Labor ‘Kicks Off’ The United Way Of Greater Niagara’s 2022 Fundraising Campaign With A $42,400 Donation - Niagara-Orleans Labor Council, Labor Leader Denise Abbott & The USW’s Melissa Mazzarella Honored With Awards At The Event

Published on Sunday, September 25, 2022 in Buffalo and Western New York Labor News
(NIAGARA FALLS, NEW YORK) – What a way to kick off the annual United Way of Greater Niagara’s (UWGN) 2022 Fundraising Campaign - with a big round of thanks to Labor. The UWGN’s breakfast awards event got things underway on Friday (September 23rd) morning at the Niagara Falls Riverside Resort where the Niagara-Orleans AFL-CIO Central Labor more»

International Association Of Machinists And Aerospace Workers Seeks Representation Election For 3,000 JetBlue Ground Workers

Published on Sunday, September 25, 2022 in National Labor News
David Shepardson at Reuters reports on the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) seeking to represent 3,000 JetBlue Ground Workers. The IAM is the largest Airline Union in North America and represents Workers at every major U.S. airline. To Read This Labor News Report, Go To: more»

Washington, D.C.-Area Airport Workers ‘Demand Better’ Health Care, Pay & Job Protections

Published on Sunday, September 25, 2022 in Labor News From Washington, D.C.
Mark Gruenberg at People’s World reports on Workers who are employed at Washington D.C.’s Dulles and National Airports – including a number who are Unionized and are Members of the Service Employees International Union and Unite Here, who are battling their bosses over sick time, and demanding better health care, pay and job protections. more»

Nashville’s Construction Industry ‘Is Booming’ & ‘One Job Training Program Is Helping Tennesseans Get A Piece Of The Pie’

Published on Sunday, September 25, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
Like many critical industries in Tennessee, the construction field is facing a labor shortage. Businesses have been having a hard time finding skilled Laborers, like Welders and Iron Workers. Damon Mitchell at WPLN.org reports on a program called Music City Construction Careers, which has been trying to get people who normally aren’t exposed to the more»

“I Never Thought As A Physician That Unionization Was Possible”

Published on Sunday, September 25, 2022 in Organizing News From Across The U.S.A.
This Summer, 13 Physicians, Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants from four Eugene, Oregon-area clinics operated by PeaceHealth overwhelmingly voted to form a Union in an election supervised by the National Labor Relations Board. The new group, PeaceHealth Providers United, will focus its Collective Bargaining Power on addressing burnout, more»

Ullico Casualty Group, NFP & Partner With The New Terminal One To Launch A Landmark Alternative Dispute Resolution Program That Will Give NYC Union Labor A Competitive Advantage Vs. Non-Union Labor ‘To Level The Playing Field’

Published on Sunday, September 25, 2022 in New York City Labor News
(NEW YORK CITY) – The Ullico Casualty Group, LLC, an insurance solutions provider for Labor Organizations, and NFP - a leading insurance broker and benefits consultant, have partnered with the New Terminal One, a consortium of Labor, operating and financial partners building a world-class, all-international terminal at JFK Airport. Through this more»

U.S. Department Of Labor Joins With The Cornell University School Of Industrial And Labor Relations To Co-Host The ‘Equity In Focus Summit’ In Washington, D.C. - An Event ‘Focused On’ Gender, Racial Equity In Policymaking & Job Creation

Published on Sunday, September 25, 2022 in New York State Labor News
(WASHINGTON, D.C.) - At the Equity in Focus Summit that was held at the U.S. Department of Labor (USDOL) in Washington, D.C., speakers and panelists discussed the importance of gender and racial equity in policymaking and workforce development. Co-hosted by the Department’s Women’s Bureau and the Cornell University School of Industrial and more»

Once Upon A Time, “Waitress” Was A Union Job. Could History Repeat Itself? It Could.

Published on Friday, September 23, 2022 in National Labor News
Haley Hamilton at Slate.com thinks history could repeat itself and that the employment position of Waitress could once again become a Union-represented job. Case in point, Hamilton says Unionization in the Service Industry is increasingly, as Employees at Chipotle and several Starbucks locations, as well as Google’s Cafeteria Workers, have more»

Labor Service + Solidarity Spotlight: The National AFL-CIO & The Chris Gardner Foundation ‘Join Forces To Give Students Life-Changing’ Job Opportunities

Published on Friday, September 23, 2022 in Labor News From Washington, D.C.
(DETROIT, MICHIGAN) – The National AFL-CIO has announced a ground-breaking and new partnership with the Chris Gardner Foundation’s Permission to Dream Program to put students with limited economic opportunities on an early path to the Middle Class. National AFL-CIO Secretary-Treasurer Fred Redmond and Chris Gardner, founder of the Chris Gardner more»

“When Companies Blatantly Disregard And Oppose Their Employees’ Fundamental Right To Organize, They Put Their Reputation On The Line” - New York City Pension Funds ‘Put Starbucks On Notice’

Published on Friday, September 23, 2022 in New York City Labor News
(NEW YORK CITY) - The New York City Pension Funds have filed a shareholder proposal that calls for an independent, third-party assessment of Starbucks’ adherence to Workers’ freedom of association and Collective Bargaining Rights. The proposal was filed on behalf of pension fund clients. “When companies blatantly disregard and oppose more»

‘Using Numbers To Delve Into A Workplace Problem,’ CSEA ‘Member Action Leads To Warren County Victory’

Published on Friday, September 23, 2022 in New York State Labor News
(QUEENSBURY, NEW YORK) - As a new Activist and self-confessed Data Geek, Civil Service Employees Association (CSEA) Warren County Local and Unit President Chris Connell used numbers to delve into a workplace problem. Connell’s research and tenacity, along with using his Union’s many Member resources and involving CSEA Members in advocating for more»

“We Worked Through The Pandemic And Put Ourselves At Risk, So Not To Be Willing To Work With Us Is A Slap In The Face” - More Than 300 Buffalo Public School Teachers Picket Outside School Board Meeting, Demand Board Negotiate Contract In Two Weeks

Published on Thursday, September 22, 2022 in Buffalo and Western New York Labor News
WNYLaborToday.com Editor’s Note: In the WNYLaborToday.com photo collage above, more than 300 Buffalo Teachers Federation (BTF)-represented Buffalo Public School Teachers picketed before the Buffalo School Board’s meeting that was held on Wednesday (September 21st) at Buffalo’s School for the Performing Arts. Afterwards, BTF President Phil more»

Home Depot Workers File Union Petition in Philadelphia

Published on Thursday, September 22, 2022 in National Labor News
Olivia Rockeman at Bloomberg.com reports 274 Home Depot Employees based in Philadelphia have filed a petition to Unionize, according to a National Labor Relations Board filing - a rare move at the Home-Improvement Retailer amid a growing nationwide Labor Movement. To Directly Access This Labor News Story, Go To: more»

Union Growth ‘Offers Greater Promise To Workers’

Published on Thursday, September 22, 2022 in Labor News From Washington, D.C.
Stephen Herzenberg, who serves as the Executive Director of the Keystone Research Center, recently penned a Labor Perspective for TribLIVE.com that’s headlined: Union Growth Offers Greater Promise To Workers. Herzenberg opines that it’s no surprise Workers are joining Unions at a rate not seen in decades. To Directly Access His Labor more»

Actors' Equity Organizes Lecturers Employed At The Griffith Observatory Planetarium In Los Angeles

Published on Thursday, September 22, 2022 in Organizing News From Across The U.S.A.
Chloe Rabinowitz at BroadwayWorld.com reports Actors' Equity Association, the National Labor Union representing more than 51,000 Professional Actors and Stage Managers in live entertainment, has filed with the Los Angeles City Employee Relations Board on behalf of the Planetarium Lecturers at Griffith Observatory. To Directly Access This Organizing Labor more»

IBEW Local 134 Trains Chicago Youth For The ‘Growing’ Solar Market

Published on Thursday, September 22, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
In Chicago, Michael Gerstein YouthToday.org reports on International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 134 using funds from 2016 Illinois State Climate Legislation to run a two-week Solar Academy geared toward young people. According to Gerstein, the effort is drawing students and recent graduates from a handful of schools across Chicago, some more»

Referred To Her Office By NYSNA, NYS Attorney General Returns $24,000 To Nurses Taken Advantage Of By The Albany Med Health System, Which Will Pay $114,000 For Illegally Forcing Former Nurses To Pay Fees Following Resignation Or Termination

Published on Wednesday, September 21, 2022 in New York State Labor News
(ALBANY, NEW YORK) – New York Attorney General Letitia James has announced a second agreement with Albany Med Health System after finding Albany Med included an illegal provision in employment contracts with Nurses who were hired from overseas. That illegal provision, or “repayment fee,” required Nurses to pay thousands of dollars if they more»

From City & State: 1199 SEIU President George Gresham 'Wants Labor Leaders To Support Younger Organizers' & Talks About How The 'Old Guard' Can Learn From People Like Amazon Labor Union President Chris Smalls

Published on Wednesday, September 21, 2022 in New York City Labor News
Bob Hennelly at City & State sat down with George Gresham (pictured above), President of 1199 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) - the powerful Health Care Workers Union with nearly 450,000 Members. Gresham told Hennelly he wants Labor Leaders to support younger Organizers and talked about the ways the so-called Old Guard can learn from more»

You Have The Right To Form & Join A Union

Published on Wednesday, September 21, 2022 in Labor News From Washington, D.C.
(WASHINGTON, D.C.) - Unions improve the well-being of Workers and support the mission of the U.S. Department of Labor (USDOL) in many ways - by improving job security and benefits, strengthening Labor-Management partnerships and advocating for safer workplaces. Union Workers also earn more than their Non-Union counterparts and enjoy better benefits. In more»

Looking To Buy A Union-Made Car Or Truck? Then Check Out The UAW’s 2023 Union-Built Vehicle Guide

Published on Wednesday, September 21, 2022 in National Labor News
The National AFL-CIO has posted a link to the list of vehicles that are made in the United States or Canada by Members of the United Auto Workers and Canada’s Unifor Union. When purchasing one of the listed vehicles, it’s important to check the Vehicle Identification Number (VIN). A VIN beginning with "1" or "4" or "5" identifies a U.S.-made more»

Workers Employed At United We Dream - The Largest Immigrant Youth-Led Network In The Country, ‘Go Union’ With The Communications Workers Of America

Published on Tuesday, September 20, 2022 in Organizing News From Across The U.S.A.
(WASHINGTON, D.C.) - Workers at United We Dream (UWD), the largest Immigrant Youth-Led Network in the country, have won voluntary recognition after a majority of eligible staff showed their support for Union Representation with the Communications Workers of America (CWA), Union Officials announced. “We’re so proud to win our new Union and join more»

Architectural Glass & Metal Technician Program Certifies 1,000th Glazier

Published on Tuesday, September 20, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
(SACKETS HARBOR, NEW YORK) - The Architectural Glass & Metal Technician (AGMT) Program – North America’s only ANSI-accredited, third-party assessment of an experienced Glazier’s knowledge and abilities - has certified its 1,000th Glazier since the program began in 2019. Mike Marye, an Indianapolis Glazier and a Union Member more»

New EPI Report Assesses The Biden Administration’s Record For Workers: Biden’s ‘Advanced’ Worker Rights In The First 18 Months Of His Administration, ‘But There’s Much More To Do’

Published on Tuesday, September 20, 2022 in Labor News From Washington, D.C.
(WASHINGTON, D.C.) – A new Economic Policy Institute (EPI) report lays out the major actions Biden and Democrats have taken to protect and support Workers in the first 18 months of the Biden Administration - including passing a major fiscal stimulus package to address the COVID-19 Pandemic and appointing Pro-Worker Leaders to key Federal positions. more»

‘We Really Need To Teach People About Unions’ - American Workers Are ‘Burned Out & Tired, But There’s A Solution: Unions’

Published on Tuesday, September 20, 2022 in National Labor News
Hamilton Nolan at The Guardian reports American Workers are burned out and tired, but that there’s good news when it comes to fixing that malaise - because many, many people have been there before. He says what we really need to do is teach people about Unions. To Directly Access This Labor News Story, Go To: more»

In The Aftermath Of A Member’s ‘Horrific’ On-The-Job Vehicle Crash, NALC Branch 3 ‘Stands Out As An Example Of What A Union Does For Its Members - More Than Just A Representative Labor Organization That Negotiates Contracts Or Files Grievances’

Published on Tuesday, September 20, 2022 in Buffalo and Western New York Labor News
WNYLaborToday.com Editor’s Note: Pictured above, National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) Branch 3 President David Grosskopf, Jr. and Judy Kersten - Branch 3 Insurance Representative and U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Workers’ Compensation Programs (OWCP) Expert, hold up a 35-year Member’s pin that will be presented to more»

‘Next Up’ For The Labor Movement: Major Contracts For 700,000 Workers

Published on Monday, September 19, 2022 in National Labor News
Chris Isidore at CNN Business reports on what’s coming for the Labor Movement in this country after the settlement of a contract for Unionized Rail Workers: Major contracts for another 700,000 Workers, most notably those who work in the Airlines Industry and as Teamsters for UPS. To Read This Labor News Report, Go To: more»

APWU Convention ‘Adopts Resolution To Remove’ Postmaster General DeJoy

Published on Monday, September 19, 2022 in Labor News From Washington, D.C.
(NATIONAL HARBOR, MARYLAND) – At the 26th Biennial Convention of the American Postal Workers Union (APWU) - the highest governing body of that Postal Workers’ Union, overwhelmingly adopted a resolution calling for the removal of Postmaster Louis DeJoy: WHEREAS, new Postmaster General Louis DeJoy’s first months in office were marked by more»

Condé Nast Union Wins Card Count And Becomes Official

Published on Monday, September 19, 2022 in New York City Labor News
(NEW YORK CITY) - Condé Union Members have won their card count and now officially have been recognized as a Union. As such, they say: the era of “prestige paying the bills” is over. The Union released the following statement on Twitter: This card count is the formal recognition of our Union, though we’ve been acting like one more»

Central New York AFL-CIO Area Labor Federation President Ann Marie Taliercio On Leadership: “The Best Leaders Take Time To Understand”

Published on Monday, September 19, 2022 in New York State Labor News
Stan Linhorst at Syracuse.com recently interviewed AnnMarie Taliercio, who serves as President of the Central New York AFL-CIO Area Labor Federation and President and business manager of UNITE HERE Local 150. Linhorst asked her: What makes a successful leader? Taliercio’s list includes patience, sincerity, and empathy. She also said good leaders are more»

New Poll Shows 85% Of Swing State Voters, Age 18 To 40, ‘Back Unions’ - Survey Tells Democrats Running In Swing States ‘They Would Do Well To Come Out Strong For Supporting Union Organizing’

Published on Sunday, September 18, 2022 in Labor News From Washington, D.C.
Mark Gruenberg at People’s World reports on a new poll, commissioned by the Communications Workers of America (CWA), which shows young voters in nine swing states with tight Senate races strongly back Workers’ Rights - and especially the Protect The Right To Organize (PRO) Act, according to a new Hart Research poll, commissioned by the CWA. As more»

Wanted: 7,000 Construction Workers For Intel Chip Plants - Ohio's ‘Largest-Ever ‘Economic Development Project ‘Is Coming With A Big Employment Challenge’

Published on Sunday, September 18, 2022 in National Labor News
Andrew Welsh-Huggins at the Associated Press reports Ohio’s largest-ever economic development project comes with a big employment challenge: How to find 7,000 Construction Workers in an already booming building environment when there's also a national shortage of people working in the Trades? To Directly Access This Labor News Story, Go To: more»

‘Inside The Drive’ To Bring ‘Cultural Workers’ Into The Labor Movement - Workers At The Philadelphia Museum Of Art ‘Started A Union, But They Didn’t Know They Were Starting A Wave’

Published on Sunday, September 18, 2022 in Organizing News From Across The U.S.A.
Kristin Toussaint at FastCompany.com reports on the American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Union leading the charge to organize Cultural Workers - including those employed at Museums and Art Galleries. AFSCME President Lee Saunders tells FastCompany.com that Union support for those Workers is “what the Labor Movement more»

St. Louis Regional Workforce Training Centers Receive $5.8 Million USDOL Grant To Fund Apprenticeships - Effort Aims To Employ & Train 750 People From Low-Income & Historically Underserved Communities In Fields That Are In ‘High Demand’

Published on Sunday, September 18, 2022 in Apprenticeship and Training News
Andrea Y. Henderson at St. Louis Public Radio (NPR) reports on the Madison County Employment and Training Center and five other Workforce Agencies in the St. Louis region that have received a four-year, $5.8 million Grant from the U.S. Department of Labor to fund Bio-Science, Health Care And Education Apprenticeships. The Hub aims to employ and train 750 more»

“This Is, Without A Doubt, An Historic Occasion” - Student Loan Forgiveness Bill Pushed By United University Professions Becomes Law

Published on Sunday, September 18, 2022 in New York State Labor News
(ALBANY, NEW YORK) - Thousands more New York State Workers now qualify for student loan forgiveness under the Federal Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PSLF) - thanks to a new law championed by United University Professions (UUP) and signed by Governor Kathy Hochul. UUP was one of the strongest, most vocal proponents of the Bill, which gives more»

NYSNA-Represented Nurses 'Demand' The Westchester Medical Center Provide Safe Staffing & A Fair Contract

Published on Sunday, September 18, 2022 in New York City Labor News
(VALHALLA, NEW YORK) –  More than 100 Members of the New York State Nurses Association (NYSNA) - who are employed at Westchester Medical Center, rallied in front of the medical facility in order to call attention to unsafe working conditions there as a result of understaffing. In addition, NYSNA Nurses highlighted the need for a fair contract with more»

“We Are Fighting For A Fair Contract That Will Make Safe Staffing In Our Hospitals A Reality” - Unionized Kaleida Health Workers In Buffalo Overwhelmingly Vote To Authorize Strike, If Need Be

Published on Friday, September 16, 2022 in Buffalo and Western New York Labor News
WNYLaborToday.com Editor’s Note: To watch Communications Workers of America (CWA) Local 1168 and 1199 Service Employees International Union (SEIU) United Healthcare Workers East’s news conference that was held late Thursday (September 15th), Go To: https://www.facebook.com/1199UpstateNY/videos/757046662259134 and more»

In A ‘Unanimous’ Ruling, The Ohio Supreme Court Finds ‘Targeted Picketing’ Ban Is ‘Unconstitutional’

Published on Friday, September 16, 2022 in National Labor News
The Ohio Supreme Court has taken issue with a ban on “targeted picketing” of public officials, issuing a unanimous ruling that an education board violated Picketers’ rights by putting a stop to public protests, calling the law that regards “encouraging” or organizing a protest at public officials’ homes or workplaces more»

‘It’s Not Just Money’ - Unions ‘Are Fighting For Better Schedules, Safety & Work Conditions’

Published on Friday, September 16, 2022 in Labor News From Washington, D.C.
Chris Isidore at CNN Business reports that it’s not just about the money. There’s been a surge in Union Activism - including strikes and organizing efforts - in the last year that’s being driven by factors far beyond pay rates and benefits packages, CNN reports. To Directly Access This Labor News Story, Go To: more»