Union leaders say it unfairly hits the nation's two million federal workers - who have borne the brunt of prior budget cuts.
Everyone has the right to work, to free choice of employment, to just and favorable conditions of work and to protection against unemployment.
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ALEC "strips away rights" of workers and voters "in the interests of the power they represent," AFT president Randi Weingarten says.
Locked out nurses and tech workers at Lawrence & Memorial Hospital have put their jobs on the line to protect quality patient care and stop privatization and union busting.
At the intersection of Snelling and University Avenues in St. Paul, Minnesota, 26 were arrested on Black Friday afternoon, Nov. 29, for protesting poverty wages.
Three GOP senators want to "Walmartize" federal workers by eliminating regular pensions for all new hires.
The election report to delegates at the Central Labor Council (CLC), in this union-dense Ohio home of the state's largest steel and auto manufacturing facilities, was one of a different type this November.
The typhoon destroyed several hospitals, along with homes, schools, power lines, bridges and virtually everything else.
The "strike for better schools" was intended to reform the way the schools were administered and operated, and also how workers there were treated.