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Building Trades Unions: We Warned City About Shoddy Labor Before Collapse - Philadelphia Magazine (blog)

Building Trades Unions: We Warned City About Shoddy Labor Before Collapse - Philadelphia Magazine (blog) | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Building Trades Unions: We Warned City About Shoddy Labor Before Collapse Philadelphia Magazine (blog) Pat Gillespie, the head of the Philadelphia Building and Construction Trades Council, says that his unions had been alerting the city's L&I...
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Los Angeles: Labor unions lobbied hard for $15 minimum wage. Guess what they want now - Liberty Unyielding

Los Angeles: Labor unions lobbied hard for $15 minimum wage. Guess what they want now - Liberty Unyielding | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
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The Big Picture: We Must Strengthen Labor Unions

The Big Picture: We Must Strengthen Labor Unions | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Dear fellow MoveOn member, There is one solution to skyrocketing inequality that most of the TV talking heads love to ignore: Unions! It's no surprise.
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Epic mock-alanche in progress as labor unions who pushed for $15 minimum wage in Los Angeles now want an exemption

Epic mock-alanche in progress as labor unions who pushed for $15 minimum wage in Los Angeles now want an exemption | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
"Fun little bait and switch out in LA."
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Activists and workers rally for fired Hardee's employee - Mountain Xpress

Activists and workers rally for fired Hardee's employee - Mountain Xpress | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Fast-food workers rallied today at the Hardee's restaurant in Biltmore Village in support of an employee who claims she was fired due to participation in labor rights activism with the Fight for $15 movement.
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ALFA Unveils Newly Revised Labor Relations Tool Kit

ALFA Unveils Newly Revised Labor Relations Tool Kit | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
ALFA has released a newly updated Labor Relations Guide & Tool Kit designed to aid senior living companies as they navigate the often changing field of labor law and regulation.
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Labor, coalition battle over shipping laws

Labor, coalition battle over shipping laws | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
NEW shipping laws will give the mining, manufacturing and farming sectors a boost, the federal government says.
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NLRB probes slow response to post office data breach — Business Management Daily: Free Reports on Human Resources, Employment Law, Office Management, Office Communication, Office Technology and Sma...

NLRB probes slow response to post office data breach — Business Management Daily: Free Reports on Human Resources, Employment Law, Office Management, Office Communication, Office Technology and Sma... | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has taken the U.S. Postal Service to task over its delay in informing its employees of a cyber breach in the late summer or early fall of 2014.
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Inflation report and unemployment summary | theHRDIRECTOR - The only magazine dedicated to HR Directors

Inflation report and unemployment summary | theHRDIRECTOR - The only magazine dedicated to HR Directors | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Employment is at a record high, unemployment is falling and wages are rising ahead of inflation, according to data released by the ONS this morning.
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The New Bully In The Workplace - Employment and HR - United States

The New Bully In The Workplace - Employment and HR - United States | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Rick Grimaldi and Lori Halber's article The New Bully in the Workplace was featured in Region's Business on April 15, 2015. Who will stand up for small businesses against the National Labor Relations Board?
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The Law of Unintended Consequences: SEIU's #FightFor15 Is Already Killing Jobs | RedState

The Law of Unintended Consequences: SEIU's #FightFor15 Is Already Killing Jobs | RedState | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Here's another lesson in The Law of Unintended Consequences that unions should know all-too-well: Artificially-higher wages can and often does lead to unemployment.
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Labor Unions Endorse Legal Weed in Ohio | Weedist

Labor Unions Endorse Legal Weed in Ohio | Weedist | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Earlier this week, ResponsibleOhio, the organization currently collecting signatures to get their initiative to legalize marijuana on the ballot in the next presidential election, earned...
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Clinton Foundation gets new head of human resources - Capital New York

Clinton Foundation gets new head of human resources - Capital New York | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Philip Berry, vice chair of CUNY's board of trustees, named to the post
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That Civic San Diego Fight Is About Unions - Voice of San Diego

That Civic San Diego Fight Is About Unions - Voice of San Diego | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
The assemblywoman's bill aims to give the City Council control over downtown development. But it also opens the door for greater labor involvement in downtown decision-making.
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At $10 an hour, Chicago’s minimum wage is not enough to live on

At $10 an hour, Chicago’s minimum wage is not enough to live on | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
A bump in Chicago's minimum wage to $10 per hour on July 1 still won't be enough to support a family, according to a living wage calculator that measures the cost of living in cities across the nation.
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L.A. labor leaders agree to delay minimum wage exemption for unions

L.A. labor leaders agree to delay minimum wage exemption for unions | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
A union official said Thursday night that two prominent Los Angeles labor groups would not oppose the passage of a citywide minimum wage increase that omits an exemption for unionized businesses.
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LA's labor unions want an exemption from the city's new $15-an-hour minimum wage

It sounds totally insane and reprehensible, but it works in Sweden...
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The Bizarre, Shania Twain-Based Argument For Keeping McDonald’s Wages Low

The Bizarre, Shania Twain-Based Argument For Keeping McDonald’s Wages Low | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
A McDonald's supporter makes a strange new argument against higher pay for frycooks.
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Amid USPS’ Calls for Pay Cuts, Unions Let Deadline Pass for New...

Amid USPS’ Calls for Pay Cuts, Unions Let Deadline Pass for New... | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Two postal unions representing more than 300,000 employees are struggling to reach new collective bargaining agreements with postal management, with one already abandoning negotiations in favor of mediation.USPS’ contracts with both the American...
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Fast food workers turn to city leaders in Kansas City for help earning a livable wage

Fast food workers turn to city leaders in Kansas City for help earning a livable wage | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Kansas City fast food workers want Kansas City voters to decide if the minimum wage should be raised to $15 an hour. They testified at a special committee meeting of the City Council today at City Hall.
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City of Bloomington Named ‘Employer of the Year’ by Local Human Resources Association

City of Bloomington Named ‘Employer of the Year’ by Local Human Resources Association | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
RT @citybloomington: City of Bloomington Named ‘Employer of the Year’ by Local Human Resources Association http://t.co/JeCb0hUnDH We love …
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The Big Picture: Fight for $15 with Robert Reich - YouTube

*Part of "The Big Picture: 10 Ideas To Save The Economy" by former Labor Secretary Robert Reich and MoveOn.org. Right now, there are adult breadwinners who w...
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A look at the state of the U.S. labor movement while, in protests, workers fight for $15 - International Viewpoint - online socialist magazine

Tens of thousands of low-wage workers protested in 200 American cities on April 15, many of them marching, demonstrating, and sitting-in at McDonald's fast-food restaurants and other low-wage employers.
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The Propaganda War against Labor Unions—Part 2 of 3

The Propaganda War against Labor Unions—Part 2 of 3 | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
On average, union members earn more and have better benefits than non-union workers.
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'Fight for 15' campaign - success or failure?

'Fight for 15' campaign - success or failure? | Labor and Employee Relations | Scoop.it
Millions of dollars have been spent on this faux grassroots campaign purportedly led by workers.
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