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2015/08/03 08:31
2015/08/03 08:31
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Two Lackawanna County union contracts just came before the salary board for final approval: one negotiated against the backdrop of a strike and the other, arguably a better deal, less-contentiously...
2015/08/03 08:31
2015/08/03 08:31
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2015/08/03 01:24
2015/08/03 01:24
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... workers in Illinois are important,” said Kathy Lane, president of American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees�Local 448. “Without state employees, people will not get the...
2015/08/02 05:47
2015/08/02 05:47
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner's general counsel said legislation vetoed last week would have "stripped the governor's collective bargaining powers," and potentially cost the state...
2015/08/01 22:27
2015/08/01 22:27
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Two of the country’s biggest and most powerful labor unions have come to the defense of Planned Parenthood, amid a series of recently released videos in which leaders of the group are seen bargaining...
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2015/08/01 04:17
2015/08/01 04:17
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Jail reform advocates on Friday cheered Gov. Larry Hogan's decision to close the long-troubled Baltimore City Detention Center but said concerns about the city's correctional complex...
2015/08/01 04:12
2015/08/01 04:12
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TPS board OKs AFSCME pact, restores longevity pay increases BLADE STAFF The Toledo Board of Education approved wage increases on Friday for the bargaining unit that represents the district’s bus...
2015/08/01 00:40
2015/08/01 00:40
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Illinois Comptroller Leslie Munger's office said Friday its 220 full-time employees will get a one-time $1,000 payment and no pay raise in the next year. Munger and the Illinois Federation of...
2015/07/31 21:56
2015/07/31 21:56
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In a response to a charge filed by the nurses’ union of the Northern Inyo Healthcare District against the district’s administration, representatives of the district say the allegations outlined in the...
2015/07/31 21:48
2015/07/31 21:48
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Employment in the United States is at some of the best levels since before the Great Recession started. The problem is, union jobs aren't following the positive trend. In fact, they're at their lowest...
2015/07/30 20:20
2015/07/30 20:20
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Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan said he plans to close immediately the Baltimore jail, where corruption was so bad just two years ago that inmates were said to run the facility. “This facility is done. We...
2015/07/30 20:19
2015/07/30 20:19
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In a 4-3 ruling in Lansing, Michigan, on Wednesday, state Supreme Court justices said pension reforms made by the 2011 amendment to the State Employees Retirement Act were constitutional, overturning...
2015/07/30 19:20
2015/07/30 19:20
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SPRINGFIELD, ILL. (AP) -- Gov. Bruce Rauner has vetoed legislation that would have blocked public-employee strikes and management lockouts of those workers. Rauner said in a release Wednesday he...
2015/07/29 22:14
2015/07/29 22:14
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July 27, 2015 Chicago Sun-Times Make gun laws work the way they're supposed to Half the guns used by criminals in Illinois gush in from states that do an even lousier job than Illinois of keeping...
2015/07/29 20:40
2015/07/29 20:40
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The tense contract talks between Gov. Bruce Rauner and Illinois' biggest employee union have been extended again, avoiding action that could include a large, statewide strike. The American Federation...
2015/07/29 17:55
2015/07/29 17:55
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ST. PETER, Minn. (AP) - Union workers at the state hospital that houses nearly 400 of Minnesota's most violent and mentally ill patients want more freedom to use restraints. Officials with the...
2015/07/29 04:12
2015/07/29 04:12
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TPS slated to vote on employee agreement AFSCME workers embrace wage hikes The Toledo Board of Education could OK a tentative collective-bargaining pact Friday with Toledo Public School staff...
2015/07/28 16:19
2015/07/28 16:19
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KALAMAZOO, MI -- A Kalamazoo woman is facing up to 30 years in prison after she pleaded guilty to financial institution fraud last week. Tiffany Fawn Randle, who was treasurer for the American...
2015/07/28 12:27
2015/07/28 12:27
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With Illinois Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner and public sector unions unable to come to a labor agreement, some fear the National Guard might be deployed if state workers strike. “It’s a terribly...
2015/07/28 05:24
2015/07/28 05:24
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About 2 weeks ago, rural Sangamon County resident David Scheina, 65, received a call asking about the possibility of working in the interim if there’s a strike, the (Springfield) State Journal...
2015/07/28 03:35
2015/07/28 03:35
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Members from local AFSCME chapters attended the Reading City Council meeting on Monday night to speak out against pending ordinances to amend the severance section of the Administrative Code. The two...
2015/08/03 08:31
2015/08/03 08:31
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