The collective bargaining agreement between Verizon and its communications workers expired Saturday at midnight.
Chris analyzes the Standard and Poors downgrade of the U.S. credit rating with Jeff Roe and Michael Bronstein on the Monday Morning Matchup and he talks to Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel about their big series against the Giants over the weekend.
After four meetings Tuesday night, the final tally was 343-89 to ratify a new deal with Crozer.
Some 65 striking Philadelphia-area Red Cross blood takers will be walking an informational picket line at American Red Cross headquarters in Washington, DC today.
Red Cross blood service workers in the Philadelphia area have entered their second week on the picket line.
Health professionals who staff Red Cross blood banks in our area are threatening to go on strike, if they don’t have a contract by May 24th.
Contract talks were set to resume at 4 p.m. Wednesday in the Methacton School District where teachers threatened a strike for Friday.