Members of Chicago Jobs with Justice as well as Jobs to Move America coalesced in downtown Chicago to declare their support for a worker fired in retaliation for whistleblowing.
Unions representing N.J. state and local government workers vowed that the fight over Chris Christie's pension payment cuts is not over.
Unionists continue to campaign to get lawmakers to reject the scheme that would grease the skids for secret trade pacts.
"Congresswoman Rice's about-face on Fast Track is a complete betrayal to all working men and women across this country."
The AFL-CIO is ramping up efforts to stop Fast Track with a targeted advertising blitz against undecided members of Congress.
Mary Harris "Mother" Jones has been a symbol of the struggles and victories of the labor movement for over a century.
On July 1, 2016, the minimum wage will go up to $10.50, and continue to increase gradually until 2020, when it hits $15 an hour.
Unions representing workers at the FAA are criticizing a House Republican proposal to spin off the administration.
On June 2 in Dallas, nationwide rallies demanded re-hiring of laid-off Walmart workers.
On June 2, hundreds of unionists and their allies descended on the office of the Obama administration's U.S. Trade Representative.