The board that oversees Pennsylvania’s state-owned universities has given the green light to new contracts for thousands of faculty members and hundreds of sports coaches.
They’re are upset over labor issues and this year’s Thanksgiving night store opening at 8 p.m. They’re also demanding the retailer increase pay and benefits.
The workers aren’t unionized, but have gotten a lot of attention to their grievances on social media.
Faculty and coaches at West Chester, Cheyney and twelve other state-owned universities have overwhelmingly voted to authorize their leadership to call a strike.
Faculty at Pennsylvania’s 14 state-owned universities are set to begin strike authorization votes amid discussions for a new contract deal.
330 workers at the hostess bakery at Blue Grass Road and Grant Avenue in Northeast Philadelphia have entered the second day of their strike that began at 12:01am Saturday.
A secret, long-awaited bargaining session has done some good in the NHL labor fight — so much so that the sides already have plans to get back to the bargaining table soon.
The NFL kicked off the season with replacement referees and, for the most part, nothing seemed different.
On this Labor Day, there is still no labor peace in the Neshaminy School District in Bucks County.
KYW’s Matt Leon talks to Flyers writer Dave Isaac about the Flyers offseason so far.
A crew of officials with college experience worked the Hall of Fame game Sunday night, filling in for regulars who are locked out in a labor dispute with the NFL.
SEPTA and the Fraternal Order of Transit Police have reached a tentative agreement on a new contract.
Negotiating teams for both SEPTA and the union representing transit cops met for two hours on Wednesday, but so far no agreement has been reached.
According to a statement released by the Philadelphia Fraternal Order Of Police, contracts talks between SEPTA representatives and the FOP have broken down.
SEPTA Transit police officers are walking the picket line Thursday morning, and there are no plans for any new talks between the two sides.
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