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Southwest and its mechanics reach a tentative deal in long-running labor dispute

Mar 18, 2019

Southwest Airlines and a union representing its mechanics could be on the verge of ending a bitter, long-running labor dispute that has triggered......

FOCUS-Far-flung job offers pose tough choices for GM Ohio workers

Mar 18, 2019

TOLEDO, Ohio, March 18 (Reuters) - General Motors Co built the final Chevrolet Cruze small car at its Lordstown, Ohio, assembly plant on March......

Bernie Sanders’ Staff Forms First-Ever Union For Presidential Campaign Workers

Mar 15, 2019

Sen. Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign has become the first major party presidential campaign ever to unionize. The campaign announced Friday it......

UPDATE 1-UAW leader puts Detroit Three 'on notice' ahead of contract talks

Mar 13, 2019

(Adds UAW president comments on talks, comments on electric vehicles) DETROIT, March 13 (Reuters) - The leader of the United Auto Workers union on......

Inside The Union-Busting Campaign At America's Original Craft Brewery

Mar 12, 2019

Since mid-February, managers at Anchor Brewing Co., the San Francisco icon that industry insiders consider the birthplace of......

Union Employees Authorize A Strike Against Their Own Union

Mar 12, 2019

The Service Employees International Union, a labor union that’s gained international attention for organizing worker strikes, might soon......

Teamsters Union Faces Revolt From Members Over UPS Contracts

Mar 12, 2019

When UPS workers in western Pennsylvania held a vote on their new collective bargaining agreement earlier this year, 96 percent......

Former Vice President Joe Biden slams health care cuts in Trump's budget after teasing 2020 run

Mar 12, 2019

Former Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday took a shot at President Donald Trump's newly unveiled fiscal 2020 budget proposal for cutting billions from......

White House to host CEOs for workforce advisory meeting

Mar 6, 2019

48 Mins Ago The White House is hosting a meeting with major CEOs to get their ideas about how to innovate and......

White House to host CEOs for workforce advisory meeting

Mar 6, 2019

48 Mins Ago The White House is hosting a meeting with major CEOs to get their ideas about how to innovate and......

Southwest's maintenance problems costing it millions a week, CEO says

Mar 5, 2019

Canceled flights and out-of-service jets amid a feud with its mechanics' union is costing Southwest Airlines millions of dollars a week, the airline's CEO......

Southwest's maintenance problems are costing it millions a week, CEO says

Mar 5, 2019

Canceled flights and out-of-service jets amid a feud with the mechanics' union is costing Southwest Airlines millions of dollars a week, the airline's......

U.S. trade chief courts auto union to back North American trade pact

Mar 1, 2019

DETROIT/WASHINGTON March 1 (Reuters) - U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and his staff will head to Michigan next week to meet with United Auto......

Close To 2,000 Manufacturing Workers Just Went On Strike In Pennsylvania

Feb 26, 2019

Nearly 1,700 workers at a GE Transportation plant in Erie, Pennsylvania, went on strike Tuesday, marking the first......

Bernie Sanders jumps into a union fight sparked by GE spinoff in 2020 swing state Pennsylvania

Feb 26, 2019

Sen. Bernie Sanders pledged his support for Pennsylvania workers who started striking Tuesday following the spinoff of a General Electric unit. About 1,700......