They cheered Bill Dudley, speaking for 150 members of United Food and Commercial Workers Local 75 forced to strike Toledo Red Cross in late March.
The Teamsters' proposal demands executives, as well as all stakeholders, share equally in financial sacrifices for Hostess to emerge from bankruptcy "instead of paying lip-service to the concept."
The AFL-CIO described it as "deeply disappointing and troubling."
Public school employees charged that Michigan State Senate Bill 1040 would severely slash retiree health and pension benefits.
Youth, the unemployed, elected officials, educators, union leaders, and the business community were all represented at a public hearing.
It's hard to make ends meet for many trailer residents.
It was a corporate double-cross 50 years ago that produced one of President John F. Kennedy's most famous lines.
The labor movement says it formed the SuperPAC because it will allow unions to bring their program to non-union members.
Activists nationwide are ensuring that the 99% Spring is in full bloom.
The right-wing anti-labor agenda continues, as bills in state capitols countrywide - designed to attack workers rights - still threaten middle and working class families.