News

Why an emblematic American city has turned to Trump

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 1:20 AM

"A group of police got rough and tried to break up the pickets," says Connolly. A local union leader--who had nothing to do with the waitresses, other than knowing about them through community connections--called the then-mayor, who was visiting ...

Read more...


Labor Unions, Not Anti-Immigrant Attacks, Drive Latino Voting

Sunday, August 28, 2016 6:00 PM

Noting that predictions proved incorrect that "Arizona would turn blue" in the wake of anti-immigrant legislation passed before the 2010 election, the article fails to recognize that the lack of major labor union presence and outreach in Arizona ...

Read more...


Psychiatric hospital Western State no longer part of national accreditation program

Monday, August 29, 2016 8:38 AM

Barbara Shelman, vice chair of Western State’s local union chapter of SEIU 1199 NW, said she learned only Monday of the withdrawal from accreditation. Monday’s developments came after DSHS announced on Friday that a judge had stopped a court ...

Read more...


Labor Day is more than just a day off

Monday, August 29, 2016 5:17 AM

Over the years, the holiday has evolved from a purely labor union celebration into a general last fling of summer festival. The legislation, signed into law by President Grover Cleveland, which enacted Labor Day as a national holiday was forged amid labor ...

Read more...


Shares of Cliffs Natural Resources (NYSE:CLF) & Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) Stocks News Update: Friday

Monday, August 29, 2016 2:23 AM

The agreement is pending ratification by USW local union memberships. No additional details will be released at this time pending ratification. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) have shown a low EPS growth of -37.80% in the last 5 years and has ...

Read more...

More News


Find JobsPost JobsForumNewsUnions
AboutContactConditions of UsePrivacy
© 2004-2016 Union Workers®. All rights reserved.