On January 17, 1962, President John Kennedy signs Executive Order 10988, recognizing the right of federal employees to bargain collectively.
The NLRB asserts illegal activities in 14 states at 34 stores and shows that company executives conceived of an unlawful retaliation policy for store managers to execute.
The Senate will vote on raising the minimum wage, in three steps of 95 cents each to $10.10 hourly in 2016.
Unions are gearing up for yet another fight over so-called "fast track," also known as trade promotion authority.
Deaths in the nation's mines rose from 36 in 2012 to 42 in 2013, the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) reported.
Machinists who work for Boeing in the Puget Sound area, around Portland, Ore., and in Wichita, Kansas, narrowly approved an eight-year contract extension with Boeing.
New Jersey is one of the 13 states that saw a bump in the minimum wage starting Jan. 1.The minimum wage became $8.25, up one dollar from $7.25.
On Jan. 1, more than a quarter of a million Portland workers gained a human right - the right to stay home when they're sick.
Call Congress at 1-877-318-0483 with the message "extend unemployment insurance now."
The justices will hear arguments in the dispute over the power of the NLRB and tackle a case involving yet another challenge to worker representation.