The Mississippi Alliance for Fairness at Nissan held a press conference to emphasize how the auto giant is unfairly treating its 3,300 workers at its Canton, Mississippi plant.
Under this plan, financed by Pitney Bowes, the entire Postal Service would become a series of private companies.
Wisconsin is the state known as 'America's Dairyland', but this month it ran out of milk.
A new federal report on the financial ills of the U.S. Postal Service is a reiteration of previous justifications for huge agency prepayments of future retirees' health care costs.
Labor Secretary Hilda Solis, who repeatedly declared herself "the new sheriff in town" on behalf of workers the last four years, resigned her position on Jan. 9.
Michigan's new Right to Work law has angered many in Michigan, including Warren Mayor Jim Fouts.
I spent so much time on picket lines as a kid that when I thought my dad's rules were too strict, I would run to build a sign on a stick and try to talk the neighbor kids into marching around the house with me.
AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka termed Boehner's decision "a slap in the face." Others were more caustic.
All the grain terminals, which handle a huge share of overall U.S. grain trade, are owned by huge multinational corporations, many of them foreign-based.