(NEW YORK) -- Some unions representing rail workers as well as the nation's largest labor organization blasted a Senate vote on Thursday denying workers paid sick days after the chamber passed a separate measure imposing a labor agreement and averting a nationwide rail strike.The... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Senate on Thursday voted to avert a looming strike of the nation's railway workers by forcing a labor agreement.A bipartisan majority of senators approved a House bill that will codify a tentative agreement between the rail companies and rail unions, which... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- American railway companies and unions have reached a tentative labor agreement amid the threat of strikes.U.S. Secretary of Labor Marty Walsh announced the news on Twitter early Thursday, "following more than 20 consecutive hours of negotiations at" his office in Washington,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Labor unions reached their highest level of approval in the U.S. since 1965, according to a new Gallup poll.Seventy-one percent of poll respondents said they approve of such organizations, up from 68% last year. Prior to the pandemic, 64% of poll... Read More.