The government's shutdown of 52 intercity and tour bus companies for unsafe conditions is welcome, but does not solve the basic industry ills.
"Because of this agreement, 25 workers will be back to work in time for the holidays."
The disaster shook the people of Calumet and surrounding communities in the copper-rich Keweenaw region of Michigan's Upper Peninsula.
Domino's Pizza has told its workers what they can expect when they exercise their right to demand a living wage. The pizza chain has locked them out in the cold.
Support is mounting daily for 800 courageous locked out nurses and tech workers, as the corporation failed to show up for further negotiations.
This time of year, many people hold temporary or part-time jobs helping retailers and other businesses with the heavy demands of the busy holiday shopping season.
The six-person majority said the justices never should have heard the case.
"As the new Jobs With Justice, we are leading the fight for workers' rights and an economy that benefits everyone."
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?