The “Give America A Raise” bus was the centerpiece for a rally at Eakins Oval, in front of the art museum.
Democrat Barbara Buono received an expected but major union endorsement Wednesday in the New Jersey governor’s race, on the same day she was to appear with the governor before hundreds of business leaders.
The President of the Philadelphia AFL-CIO, Pat Eiding scoped out any mayors who happened along 17th street around the Westin Hotel.
You’re not fighting the police award, local labor leaders were asking Mayor Nutter today, so why are you continuing to fight the firefighters’ arbitration award?
Philadelphia residents don’t have to make the trip to the nation’s capital to take part in the festivities.
Over 35,000 union workers were estimated to have attended this afternoon’s Stand for America rally at Eakins Oval.
Philadelphia mayor Michael Nutter today signed at executive order that will once again make project labor agreements (“PLAs”) a part of the bidding process for public works projects of $5 million or more.
A national anti-union movement is trying to reduce the influence of public employees unions, including here in Pennsylvania.
Representatives of up to 58 unions rallied in the wind and rain outside New Jersey’s Statehouse in support of collective bargaining for public employees in Wisconsin.
Union leaders in New Jersey are planning a solidarity rally for public workers in Wisconsin.
Organized labor in Philadelphia officially entered the “Battle of Wisconsin” today with a boisterous rally across from City Hall.
New Jersey’s governor is set to unveil a spending plan today that’s expected to include business tax cuts, higher health insurance costs for government workers and some property tax relief. But could Chris Christie’s proposal spur the kind of protests that have been roiling Wisconsin’s state capitol?