US labour news from LabourStart

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09/23/2017 12:21 PM
USA : Charter Teachers Call in Sick After Their Principal Was Suspended for Trying to Raise Their Salaries
Source: Diane Ravitch

09/23/2017 12:04 PM
USA : “A Huge Victory”: Tennessee Electrolux Workers Secure First Contract
Source: Workers Independent News

09/23/2017 12:04 PM
USA : Shipyard Strike Averted By Eleventh Hour Agreement At Bath Iron Works
Source: Workers Independent News

09/23/2017 05:59 AM
USA : NFL union hits back at Trump over players' right to protest
Source: The Hill

09/23/2017 03:32 AM
USA : Dispersant used in BP oil spill sickened workers, new federal study confirms
Source: Times-Picayune

09/23/2017 03:29 AM
USA : Reason for rate drop in workers' comp should be clearer
Source: Seattle Times editorial

09/23/2017 03:24 AM
USA : 10 farm workers arrested in ICE raid
Source: MI Radio

09/23/2017 03:21 AM
Canada : GM Lays Off 250 Workers Amid Strike
Source: Jalopnik

09/23/2017 03:14 AM
USA : Quincy officials to speak against privatization of Quincy Transit facility
Source: Patriot Ledger

09/23/2017 02:48 AM
USA : Workers should support unions and be wary of RTW
Source: Yakima Herald

09/23/2017 02:40 AM
USA : Tesla denies claims that it tried to block unionizing effort: Workers threatened passing out *unapproved* literature
Source: Auto ET

09/22/2017 12:57 PM
USA : Unions are our best chance for changing our economy and politics
Source: Facing South

09/22/2017 09:42 AM
USA : How 1000 Nurses in Northern Michigan went union
Source: Labor Notes

09/22/2017 06:13 AM
USA : Washington University Graduate Students Seek Union Election, Allege Intimidation Of International Students
Source: Workers Independent News

09/22/2017 06:12 AM
USA : Snyder Appointees On Michigan Civil Service Commission Undermine Collective Bargaining For State Workers
Source: Workers Independent News

09/22/2017 05:48 AM
USA : Riders endure slow commute as Metro and its union go at it over new safety lapse
Source: Washington Post

09/22/2017 05:04 AM
USA : Trump Quiet Campaign Against Government Workers
Source: Vice

09/22/2017 04:57 AM
USA : Labor union for veterinary workforce makes national push
Source: VIN News

09/22/2017 04:55 AM
USA : Civil Service Commission limits bargaining by unionized state workers
Source: Bedford Now

09/22/2017 04:53 AM
USA : Union Tensions Disrupt WMATA Services
Source: The Hoya

09/22/2017 04:46 AM
USA : Misclassification Bill on Governor Brown's Desk
Source: Construction Citizen

09/22/2017 04:43 AM
USA : Republicans are forcing St. Louis to lower the minimum wage it just raised
Source: Vice

09/22/2017 04:39 AM
USA : The debate over required safety training for NYC construction workers
Source: NY1

09/22/2017 04:12 AM
USA : This Lawyer Helped Reagan Bust the Air Traffic Controllers Union. Now Trump Wants Him on the NLRB
Source: ITT

09/21/2017 07:40 PM
USA : Why We Need a Universal Basic Income
Source: AlterNet

09/21/2017 07:39 PM
USA : Report: Wage theft costs American workers $50 billion annually
Source: AZ Big Media

09/21/2017 07:33 PM
USA : Teacher unions improve teacher, student, and school performance despite rightwing assualt
Source: Huff Po

09/21/2017 03:23 AM
USA : UAW Sets its Sights on Tesla
Source: Capital Research Ctr

09/21/2017 03:21 AM
USA : Govt union groups threaten to unseat Democratic lawmakers, plan mobile rallies with 15 ft tall inflatable skunk
Source: Yankee Institute

09/21/2017 03:15 AM
USA : Farmers Union, AFL-CIO, Sierra Club discuss common NAFTA concerns
Source: Brownfield