States and cities frequently shower firms with millions of dollars in tax breaks, all in the name of gaining - or keeping - jobs. The corporate rich get richer from it.
OSHA is really pissed off at Ohio Bell, especially when it disciplines workers for reporting on-the-job injuries that would be considered "little things."
Business and right wing backers of so-called "right to work" laws really want "the right for them to eliminate your right to have a say in your work."
Our country is plagued by a severe jobs crisis. The crisis is on-going and the longer it lasts, the larger the number of permanently unemployed.
Despite 17 bargaining sessions over a 60-day period, GE has decided to shutter its 75-year-old plant in Fort Edward, New York.
Six years after the onset of the Great Recession, the U.S. economy needs nearly 8 million jobs to return to pre-recession health.
Organized labor and its allies have turned to public pressure to push resurrection of the benefits through a hostile GOP majority in the U.S. House.
Heavy lobbying efforts were underway to extend unemployment insurance for the more than 1 million long-term jobless.
Call Congress at 1-877-318-0483 with the message "extend unemployment insurance now."
The caregivers' return to work temporarily halts a standoff over the future of health service delivery for the region.