Fast-food workers are walking out from behind the counter and onto the sidewalks to intensify their demands, including here in St. Louis.
For the first time in three years, Metro’s bus and train drivers and mechanics could have a new contract by the end of today.
A local rally got underway this morning at the McDonald’s on Tucker downtown.
Police Officers Association President Joe Steiger notes that this is the first contract since local control took effect.
Some lawmakers are trying to curb the power of organized labor, but want to avoid upsetting some key political constituencies, namely police and firefighters.
Anthony Davis, president of Mail Handlers Local 314, was indicted for his alleged embezzlement of approximately $40,660 of union funds.
Say contract stores don’t work well. Fear it’s a step toward privatization.
Obamacare is coming under fire from a union representing some 300,000 members nationwide, including about 3,000 in St. Louis.
Talks between Metro and its largest employees union could be close to an end.
It’s uncharted territory as the Teamsters begin contract talks with Anheuser-Busch InBev for the first talks since InBev purchased A-B five years ago.