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UAW and automakers view the current contact negotiations as tough and volatile. UAW see Ford as reasonable ally. GM dominates strike talk. Phoebe Wall Howard, Detroit Free Press As auto...
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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and the New York State Department of Labor both responded to the tweets, saying the threat might be illegal By Ben Kesslen NBC News The founder of...
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Employees with more bargaining power would offset concentrated corporate power. By Noah Smith August 6, 2019, 9:30 AM EDT Bloomberg.com There are two basic ways to improve the economic situation...
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America’s working class is in desperate shape, and its longtime protectors — unions — have lost much of their power. By Nicholas Kristof Opinion Columnist New York Times President Trump...
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Robert Iafolla Reporter Bloomberglaw.com The federal labor board has proposed changing three of its rules for bringing in or kicking out unions as workers’ exclusive bargaining representatives. In plans made...
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Allana Akhtar BusinessInsider.com New York City restaurant workers saw their pay increase by 20% after a $15 minimum-wage hike, and a new report says business is booming despite warnings that...
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Lee Miller and Wei Lu Bloomberg News Aug 5, 2019 Pennsylvania edged out Texas to claim the title of America’s most diverse state economy. Bloomberg’s inaugural “Economic Diversity Index” shows...
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By Robert Channick Chicago Tribune For nearly 30 years, Scabby the Rat, a giant inflatable balloon with sharp claws, a perpetual snarl and a menacing demeanor, has loomed over construction...
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Colleen O’Day njspotlight.com An employer who fails to pay all wages due to a worker now faces stiffened fines and the possibility of jail time It just got more costly...
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By Perrin Stein Bozeman Daily Chronicle Staff Writer Aug 3, 2019 THREE FORKS — Shawn Eva swept the asphalt in front of the gate that leads to Imerys Talc Plant...