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25 Protesters Arrested In Union Rallies At UPMC

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Organizers say 25 protesters have been arrested during a demonstration for a labor union and higher employee wages at the regional health care giant, the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. 143 more words


New Sick Leave Policy puts Patients and Staff at Risk

Human Resources recently informed all employees that they can only miss two sick days before they are written up and moved for dismissal from their jobs–and if they take more than three at the time of calling off they can be immediately fired. 145 more words

Unfair Labor Practices

St. Paul home care worker Maggie Doran: Why I’m voting ‘yes’

On July 8, home care workers from across the state came together to file a union petition that triggered what will be the largest union election in the history of our state… 464 more words

Labor Voices

Teamsters Back Rubain Dorancy for Central Brooklyn Senate Seat

The Teamsters have hitched their wagon to Rubain Dorancy’s bid to take Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams’ old seat in the State Senate.

Council 16 of the union representing drivers of various trades decided to back the education activist in his primary race against Mr. 262 more words

State Senate

Five Ways Unions Are Trying To Get Their Mojo Back

Since the mid-1950s, the percentage of employed workers who belong to a union has dropped from more than 28 percent to less than 12 percent… 3,253 more words