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NLRB Weighs In On Dispute Over Kentucky County’s Right-To-Work Laws

Contributed by Julie Proscia and Steven Jados

Last week, the National Labor Relations Board (board) filed a legal brief in an ongoing federal lawsuit over the viability of a multi-part right-to-work law implemented through a county-wide ordinance in Hardin County, Kentucky.  257 more words


'This is a new low even for Walmart,' say fired workers

By Chris Isidore and Katie Lobosco

Walmart (WMT) unexpectedly closed five stores last week for what it said were severe plumbing problems. That put 2,200 people out of work. 112 more words

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Mysterious Walmart Store Closings Due to Labor Activism

Company continues to cite plumbing issues for closures

by Kurt Nimmo | Infowars.com | April 21, 2015

Recent Walmart store closings are not due to plumbing issues or even…
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Displaced Walmart workers hold protest

Displaced workers from Walmart’s Pico Rivera supercenter in California have held protests against the sudden closure of the store last week.


The workers on Monday converged on the store after the mega-retailer temporarily shut down the branch and four others in Florida, Oklahoma and Texas on April 13. 275 more words


Wal-Mart closures draw NLRB filing

By Chris Bahn

An injunction request has been filed with the National Labor Relations Board on behalf of 2,200 Wal-Mart Stores Inc. workers who were recently laid off by the company because of closures at five stores. 773 more words


Walmart workers fight store closings

By Chris Isidore and Katie Lobosco

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) —A union-backed group is trying to block Walmart from closing stores it charges are being shut due to worker protests for higher wages. 248 more words


Machinists Withdraw Request for SC Boeing Union Vote

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) – The Machinists union is delaying its attempt to organize Boeing workers in South Carolina, announcing Friday that it’s withdrawing a petition to hold a union vote next week because of what it called a toxic atmosphere and political interference. 484 more words