New York, NY – While the Big Apple looks on in horror as for hire drivers no longer able to make a living behind the wheel continue to kill themselves one after another — opponents of the app-based outfits flooding the city streets say that Uber, “Wall Street Darling” and leader of the pack, is…
WASHINGTON—Attorney General Jeff Sessions, this past week, rescinded 2011 Department of Justice guidelines that said refugees and asylum-seekers have the right to work in the U.S.
ATLANTA, Ga.—The tentative contract deal pending between UPS and the Teamsters is likely to clear the way for the company to begin Sunday deliveries.
New York, NY – Post-Janus, the toxicity of having Donald Trump in the White House could not be any clearer. That said, working men and women contending with Trump’s corrosive anti-worker policies have an even bigger problem: too many of their brethren continue to support him.
WASHINGTON, DC – The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) have announced a tentative labor agreement with ExpressJet Airlines covering more than 1,200 flight attendants.
ATLANTA, GA.—UPS and the Teamsters have reached a tentative agreement on a new five-year contract, the union announced June 22. The proposed deal, which would cover about 260,000 workers, would create “a new classification of full-time combination driver,” who would work both handling packages and making deliveries.
LOUISVILLE, KY.—About 25 UPS drivers protested outside the company’s Louisville facility June 19, opposing its contract proposal to have lower-paid “hybrid” drivers to handle expanded weekend deliveries.
WASHINGTON—In a 5-4 decision almost as predictable as the sun coming up this morning, the Supreme Court ruled that public-sector employees can’t be required to pay any fees to the unions that represent them.
BRONX, N.Y. – Four teens attacked a bus driver in the Bronx. The incident occurred when a group of four young men was exiting a B60 bus last Saturday June 9th in Eastchester. The suspects are between 16 and 19 years old and police have video of the incident.