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More Lockouts As Companies Battle Unions

Many Americans know about the highly publicized lockouts in professional sports ? like last year?s 130-day lockout by the National Football League and the 161-day lockout by the Na...

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Line of Scrimmage Forms Over Union Bill

INDIANAPOLIS ? This city is in full preen for its moment in the spotlight, its first Super Bowl. Everywhere, workers sprouted from cherry pickers over the weekend, hanging football...

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How U.S. Lost Out on iPhone Work

"Nothing like Foxconn City exists in the United States. The facility has 230,000 employees, many working six days a week, often spending up to 12 hours a day at the plant. ...

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Chinese Workers Threaten Suicide At Foxconn

Around 300 workers at a Foxconn plant climbed on to the roof and threatened to commit suicide over pay-cuts, conditions, and lack of compensation. Is enough being done for the work...

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HOOSIERS WANT MORE TIME; PUBLIC REFERENDUM ON ?RIGHT TO WORK?

For Immediate Release: Monday, Jan. 16, 2012 Media Contact: Jeff Harris, Indiana State AFL-CIO, 317.632.9147 INDIANAPOLIS ? Hoosiers overwhelmingly support a public r...

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Income Inequality Is A Policy Of Choice- By: Ross Eisenbrey

In a speech at the Center for American Progress, the Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisors, Alan Krueger, laid out a compelling argument that rising inequality is a danger n...

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NABET-CWA/NBCU NEGOTIATIONS - "Tentative Agreement Reached" BULLETIN #31

The NABET-CWA Network Negotiating Committee has reached a tentative agreement with NBC Universal on a new contract to replace the Master Agreement which expired on March 31, 2009. ...

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Illinois AFL-CIO?s Endorsed Candidates For The March 20 Primary Election In Illinois.

Release: Jan. 11, 2012 Contact: Bill Looby (217) 492-2612 --- Illinois State AFL-CIO Endorsed Candidates for Primary Election ---Illinois? larg...

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The Alliance Presents A NewWORKPLACE WELLNESS CULINARY COURSE SERIES

A new round of Culinary Classes are scheduled at the College of DuPage From 4:00pm to 7:00pm All Things Gourmet We have a limit of 10-12 participants for these classes, and we r...

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WEAR RED ON TUESDAY, JANUARY 17, 2012

CWA Local 4250 Solidarity Star Reward 1 Star:We?ve Made The Difference at AT&T. We Will Make The Difference in 2012! This month we celebrate Mart...

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CWA National - News from the Front Lines

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