labor unions


Judge Overturns Illinois Order Restricting Union Dues

St. Clair County’s Christopher Kolker takes action against Governor Rauner’s executive decision


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Missouri House Panel Endorses Right to Work

The House Workforce Standards and Development Committee on Wednesday approved three right-to-work bills, marking an early start on a measure that failed to pass the full chamber last year.


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Mo. House Endorses Paycheck Protection Bill

Gov. Nixon vetoed similar legislation last year.


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Boeing St. Louis Machinists Approve New Deal

Three-fourths of voters say yes to contract extension through July 2022.


Quarterback Kain Colter #2 of the Northwestern Wildcats scrambles on a keeper in the second quarter against the Iowa Hawkeyes on October 26, 2013 at Kinnick Stadium in Iowa City, Iowa. (Photo by Matthew Holst/Getty Images)

College Athletes Forming Union

Kain Colter of Northwestern (pictured) is among the first to speak out.


UMWA Protestors outside headquarters of Peabody Energy

UMWA Members Approve Patriot Coal Settlement

Friday’s vote total was 85% in favor, 15% opposed.


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Fight Over Union Dues Continues in Mo. Senate

Paycheck Protection bill is stalled, for now.


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AT&T Strikes Deal With Union Workers

Four year pact would cover about 20,000 Communications Workers of America members in 36 states.


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Two Massive Rallies Clog the Halls of the State Captiol

Thousands of people from labor unions and religious advocacy groups convened at the Missouri Capitol Tuesday.


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