Wolf Advisor: Hope 'Waning' On Budget TalksIt’s been an up and down week for budget negotiations in the state capitol and Wednesday the situation took another downturn.
SEPTA, Union Reach Tentative 2-Year Deal, Avoiding A StrikeSEPTA officials joined leaders from Transport Workers Union Local 234 late Friday night to announce that a deal had finally been reached.
Commuters Await Word On Possible SEPTA StrikeSEPTA and TWU Local 234 negotiators have finished talking for the day, and will resume tomorrow, in efforts to head off a possible strike that would idle 5,000 workers on the city, suburban and frontier divisions, leaving nearly a million riders looking for another way to get where they are going.
Revel Casino Still Talking With Potential Bidders Revel Casino Hotel told a bankruptcy court judge it is still negotiating with potential buyers.
Chestnut Hill Hospital Workers Strike For One DayMore than 100 workers at Chestnut Hill Hospital are holding a day-long strike as they advocate for higher wages.
Study: Angry Faces Might Help You Get What You WantHave some tough negotiations coming up? You might want to start practicing your angry face.
UPDATE: Significant Change In Tone Of SEPTA, Union TalksSEPTA and TWU Local 234 officials resumed negotiations Sunday morning, after both sides reported serious progress on Friday and said they were close to a deal. Now, there has been a significant change in the tone of the negotiations, and any deal that was on the table is now in jeopardy.
SEPTA, Union Report Signs Of Progress After Contract TalksThursday night, negotiations continued between the union and SEPTA officials as they tried to reach a new contract agreement.
SEPTA Officials And Transport Worker Union Members Will Be Back At The Bargaining Table The last of SEPTA’s contracts with transport workers union local 234 runs out this Sunday. Later this evening, officials from both sides will hold informal negotiations with a select group of leaders.
Philadelphia School District Wants Teachers To Work Longer Days For Less MoneyIn its opening contract proposal, the district wants teachers' work days extended from seven to eight hours, with teachers at the top of the pay scale taking a 13 percent salary cut.
NHL And Players Meet Again The sides were not expected to discuss the core economic issues that are at the root of the dispute that threatens the start of the regular season.
District Council 33 Airs Nutter Attack ADs To Highlight Failed NegotiationsThe largest of Philadelphia's four city worker unions is turning up the heat on Mayor in long-stalled contract negotiations. They're running anti-Nutter ads, including one to air during Saturday’s TV broadcast of the Phillies spring training game.