Labor Day Parade Amid New Pressures on Unions
Mark Reardon: IKEA Is Coming To St. LouisIKEA makes it official this morning. A new store will be built in midtown St. Louis at the southwest corner of Vandeventer and Forest Park. Joseph Roth is a spokesman for IKEA.
Missouri Labor Leaders Vow 24-hour Work for BoeingIn hopes to sweeten the deal, St. Louis area construction labor councils have committed to work around the clock and forgo overtime to help Missouri compete for and win Boeing’s next-generation commercial aircraft, the 777X.
Charlie Brennan - Tuesday, September 17th - Farshid Etniko Performs at Charlie's 25th Anniversary Show; Fred Bronstein of SLSO; Bob Soutier of STL Labor Council; and Steve Hanley of MediBeaconCharlie talks with Farshid of Farshid Etniko; with Fred Bronstein of the STL Symphony Orchestra; with Bob Soutier of the STL Labor Council AFL-CIO on pulling support from Charlie Dooley; and with Steve Hanley, CEO of MediBeacon.
Dooley and Organized Labor Drifting Apart
Carpenters Union Cuts Ties with Charlie Dooley
Organized Labor Blasts Dooley for Spence Nomination"This is an apolitical board," Spence said, "I don't think my view on one particular issue should come into something that is a volunteer board."
Texas Gov. Perry Hopes To Lure Missouri BusinessesThe ads are airing a week before Perry is scheduled to speak at a Missouri Chamber of Commerce luncheon and attend an evening event hosted by groups backing a veto override of HB 253, the tax cut bill.
Lewis Reed Accuses Mayor Slay of Union Busting
Mark Reardon: Right-To-Work & U.S. Senator Roy BluntU.S. Senator Roy Blunt of Missouri discusses the looming fiscal cliff and his "Stop the Nuclear Option" website.
Mark Reardon: Reardon Roundtable, Author Daniel Coyle, & Twitter Founder Jack DorseyIt's a Reardon Roundtable Friday.
Organized Labor Concerned About Plan to Bring More Immigrants to St. LouisA study claims the 126,000 legal immigrants in St. Louis now are more likely to have a PhD or a college degree than the average American-born St. Louisan.