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Trump Makes Massive Cuts to Federal Regulations

An executive order gives him the ability to cut any regulations that he believes will slow the economic recovery By...
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NJ AFL-CIO plans solidarity event for June 3 Day of Action, invites affiliates to act for America’s Five Economic Essentials

As America reopens after the prolonged COVID-19 crisis, it’s critical that working families be protected on t...
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Construction unions have led the way on safe reopening during the pandemic | Opinion

May 16, 2020 William C. Sproule For the Inquirer These are unprecedented and challenging times. As the COVID-19 pan...
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AFL-CIO Sues OSHA for Emergency Temporary Standard to Protect Workers

From the AFL-CIO May 18, 2020 This morning, the AFL-CIO filed a petition for a writ of mandamus in the U.S. Court o...
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‘The Strike Wave Is in Full Swing’: Amazon, Whole Foods Workers Walk Off Job to Protest Unjust and Unsafe Labor Practices

by Julia Conley Staff writer Common Dreams Labor rights advocates on Monday urged the public to show support and so...
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Unions are pushing the FTC to investigate Amazon for anti-competitive practices

The FTC has yet to open a formal investigation into the e-commerce giant By Nick Statt@nickstatt Feb 27, 2020, 6:46...
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These 91 companies paid no federal taxes in 2018

Nearly 100 companies in the Fortune 500 had an effective federal tax rate of 0% or less in 2018, according to a new...
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FedEx mounts big-money push to head off unionization by US workers

Teamsters bid to organize employees seeking better pay and benefits as company bombards them with anti-union messag...
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Parents Need to End the Stigma Surrounding Trade School

by Katie BinghamSmith | February 23, 2020 grownandflown.com I’m going to be completely transparent: When I at...
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Philly Health Care Workers Vote Yes

Credit: Philly.com Juliana Feliciano Reyes Physicians, nurses, social workers, and other health-care staff at six h...
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Will Hahnemann’s bankruptcy pave the way for a stable St. Christopher’s children’s hospital?

by Harold Brubaker, Philadelphia Inquirer Hahnemann University Hospital and St. Christopher’s Hospital for Ch...
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Norcross Votes to Make It Easier for Workers

Norcross Votes to Make It Easier for Workers to Save For Retirement & Make Apprenticeships More Affordable The ...
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AFL-CIO Sues OSHA for Emergency Temporary Standard to Protect Workers

From the AFL-CIO May 18, 2020 This morning, the AFL-CIO filed a petition for a writ of mandamus in the U.S. Court o...
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Sweeney pushing to reopen more of economy — and for more transparency from Murphy

By Tom Bergeron Trenton | May 12, 2020 at 4:13 am Editor’s Desk roi-nj.com State Senate President Steve Sween...
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Money on the table. Grab it.

By Tom Moran | Star-Ledger Editorial Board In the rush to answer this crisis, Congress passed a stimulus bill fatte...
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IBEW Local 400 Donates $25,000 to Local Hospitals

By Matthew Anderson Asbury Park, NJ – IBEW (International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers) Local 400, donat...
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