Union leaders say it unfairly hits the nation's two million federal workers - who have borne the brunt of prior budget cuts.
Could it possibly be that the time has come to take a more objective and clear-eyed look at what is happening at our nation's largest employer?
Denver SuperShuttle is trying to force a 30 percent pay cut on its workforce.
"This is a national movement and workers are going to be demanding respect, better wages, and the ability to earn a living."
When it comes to the transformation of the global economy from high-carbon, polluting energy sources to a more sustainable future, the U.S. risks falling behind.
Around 50 representatives of labor and community groups rallied Dec. 5 in support of workers at a McDonald's here as part of the national day of action for fast food workers.
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1907 was a particularly troubling year in West Virginia, during which a total of 3,242 people were killed in mining accidents.
The movement to raise the minimum wage for fast food workers got a boost here Thursday.
ALEC "strips away rights" of workers and voters "in the interests of the power they represent," AFT president Randi Weingarten says.