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.
Food Workers at Phila. Schools Get New, Retroactive ContractCafeteria workers and noontime aides at Philadelphia public school have agreed to a new contract that calls for wage increases and work rule changes.
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.
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.
Trump Taj Mahal Files For Bankruptcy Protection, Threatens November ShutdownOnce the crown jewel of the Atlantic City casino industry the Trump Taj Mahal filed for bankruptcy Tuesday and gave employees notice they’ll be laid off by mid-November