Anti-union advocates say Missouri at a competitive disadvantage; others say having an experienced, organized workforce is a plus.
Hospitality employers should be aware of the gradual expansion of the provisions of the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA), according to a new report issued by the Cornell Institute for Hospitality Labor and Employment Relations (CIHLER). Although the NLRA was created to govern actions related to labor unions, its provisions are being applied to non-union employers now more than ever.
By Chris Francescani , Mark Hosenball and Curtis Skinner (Reuters) - The driver of a New York commuter train that derailed on Sunday, killing four people, told federal investigators he "zoned out" shortly before the crash, the driver's labor union leader said. The driver, William Rockefeller, 46, applied the brakes five seconds before it derailed. The crash also critically injured 11 people and ...
By Joanne von Alroth and Karen Pierog SPRINGFIELD, Illinois (Reuters) - Illinois' Democratic-controlled legislature on Tuesday passed a landmark pension reform bill, choosing to address the state's crumbling finances over strong public labor union opposition to cuts in retirement benefits. The bill addresses problems that have built up over decades in the nation's worst-funded state pension ...
The powerful Tunisian labor union seeking to broker an agreement between ruling Islamists and secular opponents said on Wednesday the two sides had 10 days to name a prime minister to lead a caretaker administration meant to end the crisis. The Islamist-led government has agreed to step down in a few weeks as a way to ease political turmoil that threatened to destroy the country's transition to ...
The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa will deliberate the matter at a special congress planned for Dec. 13 to Dec. 16 in Johannesburg, according to documents the group released today.
A powerful player in the Labor Party, the right-wing Transport Workers Union, unlawfully used union resources and staff to intervene in the elections of another aviation union, it is alleged.
A court has heard former federal Labor MP and union official Craig Thomson used an alias to book escort services that were paid for with Health Services Union funds.
The Indiana State AFL-CIO has elected a new president, replacing the labor union's leader who directed its unsuccessful campaign to block passage of the state's right-to-work law. Read more at www.WISHTV.com
EXCLUSIVE Slush funds, training schemes, members' dues and MPs' resources prop up Labor's union base.