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Metro Union Members Re-Elect Mike Breihan

Members of Amalgamated Transit Union Local 788 Thursday re-elected Mike Breihan to another three year term.

12/20/2013

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Classes Resume After Mount Olive Teachers’ Strike Ends

Mount Olive’s school board and the teachers’ union met for five hours Saturday and announced the agreement.

12/16/2013

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Teachers In Mount Olive Go On Strike

Teachers went on strike Monday morning in Mount Olive School District No. 5 in Macoupin County. The town is 50 miles south of Springfield.

12/09/2013

Shimkus, Durbin Not Sold on Syria Attack

Congressman John Shimkus (R-IL) and U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) both expressed either outright dismay or hesitancy about the plan.

09/03/2013

Dozens of demonstrators picketed outside the downtown St. Louis McDonald's on N. 13th Street Thursday morning. (KMOX/Brian Kelly)

St. Louis Fast Food Workers To Join Nationwide Strike

Its the largest-ever strike to hit the fast-food industry, expecting to cost restaurant chains $200 billion.

08/29/2013

Metro workers meet Monday to decide whether to strike. (KMOX/Allison Blood)

Metro Transit Workers Authorize Strike

Voting for authorization of a strike will continue today in Soulard.

06/11/2013

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More St. Louis Fast Food Workers Plan to Strike

Hundreds of fast food workers around St. Louis have stopped cooking food today and started picketing in an effort to get higher wages.

05/09/2013

McDonald’s workers strike in St. Louis County. (KMOX/Allison Blood)

Hundreds of St. Louis Fast Food Workers to Strike

More than 100 employees from major national brands like Wendy’s, Hardee’s, and Domino’s will walk off their jobs in a push for higher wages.

05/08/2013

Fast food workers at the Jimmy John's in Soulard go on strike, saying the can't survive on $7.35 an hour. (KMOX/Kevin Killeen)

Jimmy John’s Workers Strike in Soulard

Fast food workers at the Jimmy John’s in Soulard are picketing this afternoon demanding higher wages and union representation.

05/08/2013

University-Illinois

Food, Building Workers on Strike at U of I

Almost 800 food and building-service workers are on strike at the University of Illinois’ Urbana-Champaign campus.

03/11/2013

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