Union Authorizes Strike Against Trump Taj MahalOne thousand members of Local 54 UNITE HERE were asked whether they'd be willing to walk over their ongoing dispute with billionaire Carl Ichan, who pulled their pension and health care coverage as part of bankruptcy proceedings to take over the Taj.
Casino Union: Carl Icahn Is "A Malignancy" In Atlantic CityThe head of Atlantic City's main casino workers' union, Bob McDevitt, says billionaire investor Carl Icahn is "a malignancy that needs to be cut out" from the city's casino industry.
Billionaire Carl Icahn Offers $20M Infusion to Avert Taj Mahal ShutdownIcahn, who is poised to buy the Trump Taj Mahal casino-hotel, is ponying up $20 million so it can remain open while bankruptcy proceedings play out.
Taj Mahal Offers To Restore Workers' Health CareThe Trump Taj Mahal casino is offering to restore health insurance to its workers as part of a last-ditch effort to keep the struggling Atlantic City casino open.
Fight To Keep Taj Mahal Casino From Closing Heating UpNo tax breaks and no elimination of workers’ benefits may soon mean no more Taj Mahal Casino as union and elected leaders made their stance crystal clear Friday.
Union and State of NJ Extend Helping Hand to Laid-Off Atlantic City Casino WorkersA resource center has opened in Atlantic City, NJ to assist the thousands of people laid off by this weekend’s shutdown of the Revel and Showboat casinos.
AC Casino Worker's Union Head Calls Labor Situation A 'Pending Catastrophe'The announcement of Trump Plaza's plans to close in mid-September is just another blow to Atlantic City's largest casino workers union.
Analysts Say Atlantic City Casino Shutdown NeededAtlantic City started the year with 12 casinos. By Labor Day, it could be down to nine.
Workers Vote For Union At Atlantic City's RevelWorkers at Atlantic City's newest casino have voted to join a union, meaning all 11 casinos in the city are now unionized.
Gov. Christie Again Vetoes New Jersey's Internet Gambling LawGov. Chris Christie has vetoed a bill that would have made New Jersey the third state to legalize gambling over the Internet, but he says he will support such a law if it were put on a 10-year trial period.
Union Urges Chris Christie To Sign Internet Gambling BillThe president of Atlantic City’s largest casino workers’ union is calling on Gov. Chris Christie to sign New Jersey’s Internet gambling bill.
Union Wants New Jersey To Probe Struggling Finances Of Revel CasinoAtlantic City’s main casino union wants state gambling regulators to determine whether the city’s newest casino is financially stable.
Union Files Complaint After Suspension of Tropicana Workers Arrested During Protest"Tropicana management has decided to intimidate the workers and scare them from exercising their union rights," a union leader says.
Atlantic City Casino Workers Stay on the Job Despite Expired Contracts Even though labor contracts have expired at nine Atlantic City casinos, those hotels and gambling halls remain open as the city’s largest union tries to reach accords with them.
Atlantic City Casino Workers Union Ramps Up Opposition To Proposed Pay CutsAtlantic City’s largest casino workers union is ramping up its opposition to proposed pay cuts as contracts with nine of the 11 gambling halls are set to expire Thursday.