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WPIX 11 New York
DNC schedule: Speakers, including Bernie Sanders, on tap for first night of Democratic National ConventionEmployees Lily Eskelsen Garcia President, National Education Association Mar
DNC schedule: Speakers, including Bernie Sanders, on tap for first night of Democratic National Convention
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 18 hours ago
Employees Lily Eskelsen Garcia President, National Education Association Mary Kay Henry International President, Service Employees International Union Richard Trumka President, AFL-CIO Sean McGarvey President, North America’s Building... Read more
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Boston Globe
Schedule: The first night of the DNCEmployees Lily Eskelsen Garcia President, National Education Association Mar
Schedule: The first night of the DNC
Boston Globe / Posted 20 hours ago
Employees Lily Eskelsen Garcia President, National Education Association Mary Kay Henry International President, Service Employees International Union Richard Trumka President, AFL-CIO Sean McGarvey President, North America’s Building... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Schedule of speakers for first night of Democratic National Convention releasedEmployees Lily Eskelsen Garcia President, National Education Association Mar
Schedule of speakers for first night of Democratic National Convention released
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 21 hours ago
Employees Lily Eskelsen Garcia President, National Education Association Mary Kay Henry International President, Service Employees International Union Richard Trumka President, AFL-CIO Sean McGarvey President, North America’s Building... Read more
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Boston Globe
Bentley adjuncts reach deal to avoid Monday protestunion,” she said. “We are pleased to have this settled so we can all move forwa
Bentley adjuncts reach deal to avoid Monday protest
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
union,” she said. “We are pleased to have this settled so we can all move forward.” Bentley adjuncts are affiliated with Service Employees International Union, which includes many local colleges. Adjuncts at BU, Tufts, Lesley, and Northeastern... Read more
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Business Wire
SEIU to McDonald’s Franchisees: Company’s Asia Refranchising Plan Comes with Supersize RiskWASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) seeks buyers for m
SEIU to McDonald’s Franchisees: Company’s Asia Refranchising Plan Comes with Supersize Risk
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) seeks buyers for more than 3,000 stores throughout Asia, the Service Employees International Union sent a letter Monday to thousands of franchisees arguing that the company’s move towards a... Read more
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New Kerala
Unions, ex-Defence officials join Democratic National Convention - newkerala.com #95157will speak at the opening day of the convention being held in Philadelphia, as
Unions, ex-Defence officials join Democratic National Convention - newkerala.com #95157
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
will speak at the opening day of the convention being held in Philadelphia, as well as Mary Kay Henry, president of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), according to a statement by the Democratic National Convention Committee (DNCC)... Read more
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The Hill
DNC event calendarAre They?: The Politics of Work, Childcare and Family in an Election Year” held
DNC event calendar
The Hill / Posted yesterday
Are They?: The Politics of Work, Childcare and Family in an Election Year” held at The Hub at CityView. Sponsored by the Service Employees International Union and others. The New Leaders Council Progressive Action Initiative is hosting a... Read more
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The Hill
Trump's courtship of union members complicated by Pence$7.25 an hour. The GOP ticket would “hold wages down for hardworking Americans
Trump's courtship of union members complicated by Pence
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
$7.25 an hour. The GOP ticket would “hold wages down for hardworking Americans,” warned Mary Kay Henry, president of the Service Employees International Union. “Working families should know that if it were up to Mike Pence, the minimum wage... Read more
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Boston Globe
After Boston’s worst winter, how should the MBTA characterize its progress?two-year extension, with the companies for a total of $61.8 million. Roxana Ri
After Boston’s worst winter, how should the MBTA characterize its progress?
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
two-year extension, with the companies for a total of $61.8 million. Roxana Rivera, the vice president of the 32BJ Service Employees International Union District 615, said the companies told union workers that T officials said they are... Read more
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Fortune
Hillary Clinton Introduces Tim Kaine as Her Running Mate at Florida Rallya technical school alongside Jesuit missionaries. The groups that backed Clint
Hillary Clinton Introduces Tim Kaine as Her Running Mate at Florida Rally
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
a technical school alongside Jesuit missionaries. The groups that backed Clinton’s run, including Planned Parenthood, the Service Employees International Union and others have met Kaine with approval. But some of Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders’... Read more
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Philly.com
Chestnut Hill Hospital workers on strike for higher wagesworkers at Chestnut Hill Hospital are on strike Saturday, calling for higher wa
Chestnut Hill Hospital workers on strike for higher wages
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
workers at Chestnut Hill Hospital are on strike Saturday, calling for higher wages. The strike was organized by the Service Employees International Union Healthcare Pennsylvania, which represents certified nursing assistants, emergency room... Read more
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Boston Globe
Bentley University adjunct faculty reach agreement with the schooldeficiencies in the university’s treatment of its adjunct faculty.” Bentley ad
Bentley University adjunct faculty reach agreement with the school
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
deficiencies in the university’s treatment of its adjunct faculty.” Bentley adjuncts voted in February 2015 to join the Service Employees International Union Local 509’s Faculty Forward Division, which includes Boston University, Northeastern... Read more
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FOX News
Last-minute deal reached in Philly airport strike ahead of DNCDemocratic National Convention. The deal, brokered by Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wo
Last-minute deal reached in Philly airport strike ahead of DNC
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
Democratic National Convention. The deal, brokered by Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf, between American Airlines and a local Service Employees International Union, keeps about 1,000 airport workers on the job as 8,000 Democratic delegates and 50,000... Read more
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ABC News
What People Are Saying About Clinton’s Kaine PickPartnership, Republicans now have a new opening to attack Democrats on this eco
What People Are Saying About Clinton’s Kaine Pick
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
Partnership, Republicans now have a new opening to attack Democrats on this economic populist issue.” President of the Service Employees International Union Mary Kay Henry said in a statement that “Tim Kaine is an experienced leader with a... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Philadelphia airport workers plan to strike during DNCto not show up for work in order to call attention to their demands for a $15 m
Philadelphia airport workers plan to strike during DNC
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
to not show up for work in order to call attention to their demands for a $15 minimum wage and the ability to join the Service Employees International Union. No specific date has been chosen. "It could be a one-day strike. It could be... Read more
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Daily Journal
Philadelphia airport workers plan to strike during DNCto not show up for work in order to call attention to their demands for a $15 m
Philadelphia airport workers plan to strike during DNC
Daily Journal / Posted 3 days ago
to not show up for work in order to call attention to their demands for a $15 minimum wage and the ability to join the Service Employees International Union. No specific date has been chosen. "It could be a one-day strike. It could be... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Philadelphia airport workers plan to strike during DNCto not show up for work in order to call attention to their demands for a $15 m
Philadelphia airport workers plan to strike during DNC
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
to not show up for work in order to call attention to their demands for a $15 minimum wage and the ability to join the Service Employees International Union. No specific date has been chosen. "It could be a one-day strike. It could be... Read more
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Daily Record
Philadelphia airport workers plan to strike during DNCto not show up for work in order to call attention to their demands for a $15 m
Philadelphia airport workers plan to strike during DNC
Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
to not show up for work in order to call attention to their demands for a $15 minimum wage and the ability to join the Service Employees International Union. No specific date has been chosen. "It could be a one-day strike. It could be... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Philadelphia airport workers plan to strike during DNCto not show up for work in order to call attention to their demands for a $15 m
Philadelphia airport workers plan to strike during DNC
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
to not show up for work in order to call attention to their demands for a $15 minimum wage and the ability to join the Service Employees International Union. No specific date has been chosen. "It could be a one-day strike. It could be... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Philadelphia airport workers plan to strike during DNCto not show up for work in order to call attention to their demands for a $15 m
Philadelphia airport workers plan to strike during DNC
The Arizona Republic / Posted 3 days ago
to not show up for work in order to call attention to their demands for a $15 minimum wage and the ability to join the Service Employees International Union. "It could be a one-day strike. It could be protracted,'' SEIU spokesman Marc Goumbri... Read more
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York Daily Record
Philadelphia airport workers plan to strike during DNCto not show up for work in order to call attention to their demands for a $15 m
Philadelphia airport workers plan to strike during DNC
York Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
to not show up for work in order to call attention to their demands for a $15 minimum wage and the ability to join the Service Employees International Union. "It could be a one-day strike. It could be protracted,'' SEIU spokesman Marc Goumbri... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Philadelphia airport workers plan to strike during DNCto not show up for work in order to call attention to their demands for a $15 m
Philadelphia airport workers plan to strike during DNC
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 3 days ago
to not show up for work in order to call attention to their demands for a $15 minimum wage and the ability to join the Service Employees International Union. "It could be a one-day strike. It could be protracted,'' SEIU spokesman Marc Goumbri... Read more
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USA Today
Philadelphia airport workers plan to strike during DNCto not show up for work in order to call attention to their demands for a $15 m
Philadelphia airport workers plan to strike during DNC
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
to not show up for work in order to call attention to their demands for a $15 minimum wage and the ability to join the Service Employees International Union. ​"It could be a one day strike. It could be protracted,'' SEIU spokesman Marc Goumbri... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Philadelphia airport workers plan to strike during DNCto not show up for work in order to call attention to their demands for a $15 m
Philadelphia airport workers plan to strike during DNC
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 4 days ago
to not show up for work in order to call attention to their demands for a $15 minimum wage and the ability to join the Service Employees International Union. ​"It could be a one day strike. It could be protracted,'' SEIU spokesman Marc Goumbri... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Philadelphia airport workers plan to strike during DNCto not show up for work in order to call attention to their demands for a $15 m
Philadelphia airport workers plan to strike during DNC
The Record Searchlight / Posted 4 days ago
to not show up for work in order to call attention to their demands for a $15 minimum wage and the ability to join the Service Employees International Union. ​"It could be a one day strike. It could be protracted,'' SEIU spokesman Marc Goumbri... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Challengers To Initiative Capping Hospital Exec Pay Get Court Hearingwere problems with petition sheets, signature gatherers and the political commi
Challengers To Initiative Capping Hospital Exec Pay Get Court Hearing
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 4 days ago
were problems with petition sheets, signature gatherers and the political committee filings by supporters, backed by the Service Employees International Union-Untied Healthcare Workers West. An SEIU spokesman has called the legal challenge... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
RVH nurse assaulted(ONA) president, said she received an anonymous call about the assault – even t
RVH nurse assaulted
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 4 days ago
(ONA) president, said she received an anonymous call about the assault – even though the nurse is a member of the Service Employees International Union. Haslem-Stroud sits on a provincial task force looking into violence in the healthcare... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
RVH nurse assaulted(ONA) president, said she received an anonymous call about the assault – even t
RVH nurse assaulted
Barrie Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
(ONA) president, said she received an anonymous call about the assault – even though the nurse is a member of the Service Employees International Union. Haslem-Stroud sits on a provincial task force looking into violence in the healthcare... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Worthington again runs for Berkeley mayorevening that his mayoral bid was prompted by being endorsed by both the city's
Worthington again runs for Berkeley mayor
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
evening that his mayoral bid was prompted by being endorsed by both the city's firefighters union, IAFF Local 1277, and Service Employees International Union Local 1021 even though he had yet to declare his candidacy. "Members of the unions... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
UMC budget discussion underway, service employee union presents 'quality care' planbudget meeting Wednesday. A wide range of hospital employees were in attendanc
UMC budget discussion underway, service employee union presents 'quality care' plan
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 5 days ago
budget meeting Wednesday. A wide range of hospital employees were in attendance, including several caregivers with the Service Employees International Union of Texas. The SEIU aims to "keep Texans healthy and our hospitals running... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Contested ballots thwart final result in Northwestern faculty union electionwill form a union. A preliminary count of the mail-in ballots Tuesday showed 2
Contested ballots thwart final result in Northwestern faculty union election
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
will form a union. A preliminary count of the mail-in ballots Tuesday showed 210 votes in favor of being represented by Service Employees International Union Local 73, and 146 against. Another 134 ballots were challenged, so they could swing the... Read more
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Philly.com
PHL workers rally in pre-DNC bid for better pay, representationAbout 600 members and supporters of Service Employees International Union march
PHL workers rally in pre-DNC bid for better pay, representation
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
About 600 members and supporters of Service Employees International Union marched peacefully Tuesday, chanting and waving union banners along Philadelphia International Airport's departures roadway and demanding higher wages and better working... Read more
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Salon.com
Who is funding group challenging redistricting?searched — are from six groups including Illinois PAC for Education, Laborers’
Who is funding group challenging redistricting?
Salon.com / Posted 6 days ago
searched — are from six groups including Illinois PAC for Education, Laborers’ Political Action and Education League, and Service Employees International Union Local 73 Bi-Partisan PAC. Representatives from the unions either didn’t return... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
A local example of why greater transparency is neededassociated with the American Federation of State County and Municipal Employees
A local example of why greater transparency is needed
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 6 days ago
associated with the American Federation of State County and Municipal Employees, California Teachers Association and Service Employees International Union — United Healthcare Workers along with $10,000 from wealthy hedge fund manager and... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Minimum Wage Protest at Philly Airportraked in more than $23 billion in profits. Meanwhile, Philadelphia remains the
Minimum Wage Protest at Philly Airport
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 7 days ago
raked in more than $23 billion in profits. Meanwhile, Philadelphia remains the worst city for deep poverty in America—with black Philadelphians twice as likely to live in poverty as whites," according to the Service Employees Internationa... Read more
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Philly.com
PHL non-union workers rally in pre-DNC bid for better pay, representationcurb for tips. A different group of baggage handlers that work directly for the
PHL non-union workers rally in pre-DNC bid for better pay, representation
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
curb for tips. A different group of baggage handlers that work directly for the airlines handle bags on and off airplanes. Service Employees International Union (SEIU) organizes the airport rallies, which it often calls "strikes," every couple... Read more
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TribLIVE
Western Pennsylvania nurses striking in Beaver County over contract impasse500 nurses say they'll strike for Tuesday only after negotiations earlier this
Western Pennsylvania nurses striking in Beaver County over contract impasse
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
500 nurses say they'll strike for Tuesday only after negotiations earlier this month failed to yield a new contract. The Service Employees International Union Healthcare Pennsylvania union is upset because the hospital wants to raise health care... Read more
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Juneau Empire
The Sonics sale, 10 years laterinvestment equal to a 30-year U.S. Treasury bond. The passage of I-91 was prev
The Sonics sale, 10 years later
Juneau Empire / Posted 7 days ago
investment equal to a 30-year U.S. Treasury bond. The passage of I-91 was preventable, said David Rolf, president of the Service Employees International Union 775, which bankrolled the I-91 effort. He said the Citizens for More Important Things... Read more
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Boston Globe
Funds slashed at agency studying ways to contain health costsa deal to avert a potentially nasty fight over hospital funding. Under the com
Funds slashed at agency studying ways to contain health costs
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
a deal to avert a potentially nasty fight over hospital funding. Under the compromise, reached in May, Local 1199 of the Service Employees International Union dropped its push for a ballot proposal that would have yanked $440 million in annual... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Ex-Seattle Mayor Greg Nickels: Sonics were gone ‘the day they were sold’investment equal to a 30-year U.S. Treasury bond. The passage of I-91 was prev
Ex-Seattle Mayor Greg Nickels: Sonics were gone ‘the day they were sold’
The Seattle Times / Posted 8 days ago
investment equal to a 30-year U.S. Treasury bond. The passage of I-91 was preventable, said David Rolf, president of the Service Employees International Union 775, which bankrolled the I-91 effort. He said the Citizens for More Important Things... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
New Lawsuits Challenge Arizona Minimum Wage, Hospital Pay Ballot Initiativesgathering signatures. The group had a similar effort in California which was wi
New Lawsuits Challenge Arizona Minimum Wage, Hospital Pay Ballot Initiatives
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 8 days ago
gathering signatures. The group had a similar effort in California which was withdrawn. Steve Trossman, spokesman for the Service Employees International Union-United Healthcare Workers West, said the group was extremely careful to make sure they... Read more
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MLive.com
Local organizations unite to register voters at 'Pop the Polls' concertStrause-Hamilton Apartments, Associated Builders and Contractors, Fuzzy's Resta
Local organizations unite to register voters at 'Pop the Polls' concert
MLive.com / Posted 8 days ago
Strause-Hamilton Apartments, Associated Builders and Contractors, Fuzzy's Restaurant, Saginaw Community Foundation and Service Employees International Union, as well as their main sponsor, Catholic Federal Union. "Our big theme is improving... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Raises on city council agendaCity Hall workers when it meets on Tuesday. Council in May tabled the proposed
Raises on city council agenda
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
City Hall workers when it meets on Tuesday. Council in May tabled the proposed pay hikes for 14 employees represented by Service Employees International Union Local 668. A resolution listed on the agenda references a collective bargaining... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Feds say Prime Healthcare has figured out how to make money from hospitals — through fraudand septicemia, a blood infection, at suspiciously high rates. Prime denies the
Feds say Prime Healthcare has figured out how to make money from hospitals — through fraud
Los Angeles Times / Posted 10 days ago
and septicemia, a blood infection, at suspiciously high rates. Prime denies the accusations, which were made by the Service Employees International Union and by the investigative reporting organization California Watch, but they’re still... Read more
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The Signal
78 city employees receive new contract with cost-of-living adjustments2018 fiscal years. The Santa Clarita City Council approved a draft memorandum
78 city employees receive new contract with cost-of-living adjustments
The Signal / Posted 11 days ago
2018 fiscal years. The Santa Clarita City Council approved a draft memorandum of understanding between the city and the Service Employees International Union Local 721 during its Tuesday night meeting. The contract is retroactive to the... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Hispanic voters struggle with Trump, immigrationwe're Republicans, and this year, this election, we're going to vote Democrat,”
Hispanic voters struggle with Trump, immigration
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 11 days ago
we're Republicans, and this year, this election, we're going to vote Democrat,” said Isabel Semidei, a member of the Service Employees International Union Local 1. To gain a sense of why, we called together a group of Greater Cleveland’s... Read more
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Daily Journal
Philadelphia airport workers plan strike during conventionthe day to hold the "largest airport strike in recent history," said Julie Blus
Philadelphia airport workers plan strike during convention
Daily Journal / Posted 11 days ago
the day to hold the "largest airport strike in recent history," said Julie Blust, a regional communications manager for Service Employees International Union Local 32BJ. The movement aims to unionize workers while improving job wages, benefits... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Shady union-hospital deal is double-crossing votersbeing fed an outrageously disingenuous lie to cover it up. Earlier this month,
Shady union-hospital deal is double-crossing voters
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 12 days ago
being fed an outrageously disingenuous lie to cover it up. Earlier this month, a judge blocked an attempt by Oakland-based Service Employees International Union-United Healthcare Workers West to place on the November ballot an initiative to limit... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Royal Oak�s public works and recreation employees get raise in new contractthey were a decade ago and workers had made concessions in earlier contracts.
Royal Oak�s public works and recreation employees get raise in new contract
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
they were a decade ago and workers had made concessions in earlier contracts. The city�s agreement with workers in the Service Employees International Union Local 517M union gives them annual 2.5 percent wage increases for 2016 and the next two... Read more
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The Hill
Communications Workers of America endorses Clintonbefore and after the election," she said. The CWA adds to Clinton's labor unio
Communications Workers of America endorses Clinton
The Hill / Posted 14 days ago
before and after the election," she said. The CWA adds to Clinton's labor union support, which includes the AFL-CIO and Service Employees International Union, ahead of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia later this month. The... Read more
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