Charlie Brennan – Wednesday, April 16th – John Rooney; Dan McLaughlin; Mike Howard of Youthbridge; John Pizzarelli
Charlie with STL Cards’ Broadcasters John Rooney and Dan McLaughlin; Charlie and Debbie with Washington Univ. student protesters; with Youthbridge CEO Mike Howard; and with Jazz Vocalist/Guitarist/Pianist John Pizzarelli.
“Students Against Peabody” continues push for school to cut ties with St. Louis based company.
A plan to end all city tax breaks to energy firms such as Peabody, Ameren and Laclede Gas is the subject of a lawsuit slated for a hearing this morning.
Miners have been loudly protesting at the base of Peabody’s downtown headquarters for months, after spin-off Patriot Coal filed for bankruptcy and put retiree health benefits in question.
Legal action sought to preserve benefits for bankrupt Patriot Coal’s active and retired miners.
Friday’s vote total was 85% in favor, 15% opposed.
They lost in bankruptcy court, but thousands of union miners were back in St. Louis, holding a boisterous rally outside of Peabody Energy.
ST. LOUIS–(KMOX)–For the seventh time this year, thousands of United Mine Workers rally outside Peabody Energy, accusing the coal company of loading much of its union contract obligations onto a spinoff company — Patriot Coal […]
The legal tussle being argued this week may be the most-contentious issue tied to Patriot’s Chapter 11 bankruptcy.
Hundreds gathered to plant 1,000 white crosses in Kiener Plaza to honor the memory of those who died at coal mines operated.