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  • Can councilmen who sued police union negotiate with managers? Foley wants A.G.'s opinion

    For more than a year, a lawsuit filed by two Costa Mesa councilmen against the police officers union has prevented them from negotiating the labor group's new employment contract. The conflict of interest was clear: Mayor Steve Mensinger and Mayor Pro...
  • Storm Continues For CL&P, Unions

    Storm Continues For CL&P, Unions
    The snowstorm passed smoothly for Connecticut Light & Power Co., but the maelstrom that hit this week is not abating. The union maelstrom, that is. This isn't about a contract, it's about staffing, outsourcing and work centers around the state. It looks...
  • Union files unfair labor charges against Taj Mahal casino; Revel sale remains in turmoil

    Fights over the fates of two bankrupt Atlantic City casinos heated up Tuesday as the main casino workers' union filed 27 charges of unfair labor practice against the Trump Taj Mahal's owner and Revel urged a judge not to delay its sale any further. Local...
  • District 97 School Board, Oak Park teachers union approve new contract

    District 97 School Board, Oak Park teachers union approve new contract
    The District 97 School Board and its teachers union approved a contract Tuesday that each side said balances taxpayer responsibility with the needs of teachers and students. "That not only has a direct impact on what the teachers are receiving and...
  • Orange teachers edge closer to settled contract, raises

    Orange teachers edge closer to settled contract, raises
    Orange County's teachers union and the school district edged closer to a completed contract Wednesday when they reached an agreement on health insurance. The two sides also discussed the timing of recently-approved raises, though they did not settle on...
  • U. of C. nurses expected to authorize a strike

    University of Chicago Medicine nurses are expected to approve a strike vote Thursday, a bargaining chip in their union's effort to reinvigorate contract negotiations. But the South Side medical center has countered by releasing a video in which the chief...
  • UC doctors stage one-day strike at student-health clinics

    UC doctors stage one-day strike at student-health clinics
    About 125 doctors and dentists staged a one-day strike Tuesday at student health clinics at 10 UC campuses as part of a contract dispute between the union and the university system. UC officials said management doctors and others would provide...
  • A new effort to help black workers find higher-paying jobs

    A new effort to help black workers find higher-paying jobs
    A year ago, LeDaya Epps of Compton was unemployed and raising three children on her own, struggling to keep her car running to search for jobs. On Tuesday night, she was sitting in the U.S. Capitol for the State of the Union address, a guest of First...
  • Howard teachers union election complaint denied by circuit court

    Howard teachers union election complaint denied by circuit court
    A Howard County Circuit Court judge has ruled against a teacher who claims her own union is throwing up roadblocks against her bid for union leadership. Maryland Teacher of the Year Jody Zepp is challenging incumbent union president Paul Lemle to lead...
  • Norco hunting for a new solicitor

    As he ushered in new policies during his first year in office, Northampton County Executive John Brown made himself the target of the county controller, union officials and a former attorney who claimed to be illegally fired. Now, he'll have to find a...
  • State of Union: Florida senators, Central Florida congressmen weigh in

    State of Union: Florida senators, Central Florida congressmen weigh in
    Central Florida’s Congressional members – Democrats and Republicans – responded to President Barack Obama’s State of the Union speech with a little hope and a lot of cynicism that the stuff they like could actually get done....
  • Obama sounds populist themes in State of the Union

    President Barack Obama outlined an aggressive agenda in his State of the Union address Tuesday, drawing sharpcontrastswith the new Republican majority in Congress and setting the stagefor a tumultuous two years leading into the next presidential election....