Another Victory For Pennsylvania Convention Center In Dispute With Two UnionsThe Pennsylvania Convention Center has won another round against the Carpenters and Teamsters unions. The state Labor Relations Board declined to hear the unions' complaint.
Quiet First Morning Of Picketing For Two Unions At Pa. Convention CenterLabor unrest spilled outside the Pennsylvania Convention Center, where two unions are locked out for failing to meet a deadline to sign on to new work rules.
Labor Battle Brewing At Pa. Convention CenterUnion Carpenters and Teamsters signed a new agreement with the Convention Center today, but Center officials say it's too late and their employment there will end after tomorrow.
Delivery Drivers Approve New, Two-Year Deal at Philadelphia Inquirer, Daily NewsTeamsters leader John Laigaie says the vote was 169 to 4 because his members understand the realities of a newspaper business in decline.
Teamsters Protest 'Journalistic Integrity' At Philadelphia PapersThe Teamsters who work at Philadelphia's two big newspapers claim management is unfairly meddling with their colleagues in the newsroom, and the potential sale of the company.
Hundreds Rally In Philadelphia To Oppose Nutter's Proposed Soda TaxSoda truck drivers circled City Hall, honking their horns, as hundreds rallied nearby, as a way of saying their jobs are in jeopardy from Philadelphia's proposed tax on sugared beverages.