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What happens to Supreme Court cases this year?

Saturday, February 13, 2016 11:35 PM

That could have a major impact this term, for example, in the labor union case the court is deciding. At issue there is whether non members of a public sector union can be compelled to pay fees for collective bargaining. If the court were to rule with the ...

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Malloy optimistic proposed budget cuts will be adopted in Connecticut

Saturday, February 13, 2016 9:28 PM

Malloy has had solid labor union support, which has been credited with helping him win two tight elections against Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley. He got concessions and a wage freeze from the unions in 2011 when he inherited the $3.7 billion ...

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Hillary Clinton, Shifting Line of Attack, Paints Bernie Sanders as a One-Issue Candidate

Saturday, February 13, 2016 1:39 PM

The line of attack, laid out at a rally here with labor union members and amplified more pointedly by a video Mrs. Clintonís campaign released on Saturday morning, comes as she is seeking to sow doubts about Mr. Sandersís readiness for office and ...

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Controversial Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia dies at 79 after hunting trip

Saturday, February 13, 2016 11:19 AM

The justice prompted chuckles within the court and later backlash for responding that he found the outburst "quite refreshing actually" It comes as the first major ruling on abortion for ten years, along with rulings on immigration and labor union ...

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Wisconsin Recasts Its Civil Service Rules on Hiring, Firing, Punishment and Pay

Saturday, February 13, 2016 7:36 AM

"This is another sad day for Wisconsinís tradition of clean and open government," said Rick Badger, the executive director of American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees Council 32, the labor union that represents state workers.

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