President Of PA AFL-CIO Addresses Verizon StrikeRick Bloomingdale, the President of Pennsylvania's AFL-CIO, defended striking Verizon workers while criticizing the company's executive compensation package.
News, Politics and Entertainment with The Chris Stigall Show | April 7Chris discusses Hillary Clinton's speech in Philadelphia last night, Chris Christie's defense of a state takeover in Atlantic City, and the death of Country singer Merle Haggard. He talked to comedian Mitch Fatel at 7:20 in advance of he performance at Helium Comedy Club and Amy Rosenberg from the Philadelphia Inquirer at 8:00 about the intrigue in Atlantic City.
Clinton, Sanders To Address PA AFL-CIO Convention In PhiladelphiaClinton will be first up Wednesday, Sanders will get his turn on Thursday.
Philadelphia Hosting Pennsylvania AFL-CIO ConventionThe annual Pennsylvania AFL-CIO Convention is being held in Philadelphia this week, and the 2016 election is a big topic of discussion.
Activists Rally on Parkway, Calling For $10.10 Minimum Wage in U.S.The "Give America A Raise" bus was the centerpiece for a rally at Eakins Oval, in front of the art museum.
Buono Gets Union Endorsement In NJ Governor Race 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.
Local Unions Protest Outside Nutter's Conference Of MayorsThe President of the Philadelphia AFL-CIO, Pat Eiding scoped out any mayors who happened along 17th street around the Westin Hotel.
Philadelphia Unions Urging Nutter to Abandon Firefighter Contract AppealsYou'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?
Top Ways To Experience The Presidential Inauguration In PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia residents don't have to make the trip to the nation's capital to take part in the festivities.
Workers Stand For America Rally Sends Clear Message To PoliticiansOver 35,000 union workers were estimated to have attended this afternoon's Stand for America rally at Eakins Oval.
Philadelphia, Trade Unions Reach Agreement On Hiring GoalsPhiladelphia 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.
Part 2: Organized Opposition To UnionsA national anti-union movement is trying to reduce the influence of public employees unions, including here in Pennsylvania.