Illinois officials say they have begun processing paychecks for state workers even though there’s no budget for the fiscal year.
A one-month Illinois budget that would guarantee state employee pay for July was approved by the House on Thursday.
City Alderman Shane Cohn has filed a substitute that would raise the city’s minimum wage to $8.25 immediately, which would match Illinois.
Missouri Senate Democrats are delaying a vote on a right-to-work measure they say is an attack on workers’ collective bargaining rights.
The Machinists union is delaying its attempt to organize Boeing workers in South Carolina, announcing Friday that it’s withdrawing a petition to hold a union vote next week.
The track called off racing today because they do not have enough workers to keep the facility open.
CEO of U.S. Steel promises shutdown is only temporary.
Over 2,000 workers would be impacted.
Three shifts a day, five days a week, with no overtime – that’s what local labor leaders are committing to to reduce the time and cost of constructing a new NFL stadium in St. Louis.
Durbin says if the result of a right-to-work law is reducing pay and preventing employees from collectively bargaining over workplace conditions, the idea “doesn’t do workers any favors.”