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How much? Hard Rock leader says Taj Mahal overhaul could cost $500M+

Saturday, May 27, 2017 4:54 AM

The Hard Rock-led investment group acquired the vacant casino for $50 million from activist investor Carl Icahn, who shuttered the casino last fall after a lengthy and contentious battle with its labor union.

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The Riggs Report: Democratic dysfunction in Sacramento

Friday, May 26, 2017 1:11 AM

The losing challenger, Kimberly Ellis, who is allied with the party’s most liberal wing, including Bernie Sanders’ supporters and the state nurses’ labor union, refused to accept the results and alleged voting irregularities. At one point, Ellis ...

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Labor board policy will see a shift under Trump

Thursday, May 25, 2017 11:14 AM

Elections have consequences, or at least they are supposed to. Unfortunately for the rights of independent workers who don’t want to associate with a labor union, more than 100 days have passed since Barack Obama left office, but the National Labor ...

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No-bid bidding war? Counterproposal comes in for Kansas City airport

Thursday, May 25, 2017 9:23 AM

"These concepts were rejected by us as they would have required the Airlines to increase landing fees beyond what they had already agreed to pay, generated significant local union issues with our employees, and required the City to proceed through the ...

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Omni workers call-off strike but say wage dispute not over

Thursday, May 25, 2017 4:58 AM

The short but spirited protest earned community and local union support, and Suetholz said it was a strong demonstration of federally protected workers’ rights. Many who drove by the picket line honked in solidarity. Brasfield & Gorrie defended its wage ...

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