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Today's news - Nevada

Allegiant flight attendants take steps that may lead to strike 2017-08-12 [Las Vegas Rev-Jrnl]

Labor Board Rules In Teachers' Union Favor In Salary Dispute 2017-07-14 [NV PR]

Voucher defeat showcases why elections matter in resisting Trump-DeVos agenda 2017-06-24 [Education Votes]

Teachers irate over school district’s about-face on pay raise formula 2017-06-24 [Las Vegas Rev-Jrnl]

Vegas Casino Workers Are Leading the Fight to Save Obamacare 2017-06-21 [VICE]

Unions Draw Thousands to May Day March on Las Vegas Strip 2017-05-03 [CBS]

Teachers Union Files Unfair Labor Charge Against CCSD For more info 2017-04-22 [NV Pub Radio]

Two-Tier Minimum Wage Law Survives Challenge 2017-03-21 [Bloomberg]

Vegas Hotel Settles NLRB Complaint, Recognizes Union 2017-03-16 [BNA Daily Labor Report]

Second Las Vegas hospital severs ties with union 2017-03-14 [Las Vegas Rev-Jrnl]

Las Vegas protest for higher workers’ wages stirs up altercation 2017-01-13 [RJ]

Trump Hotel Workers Just Proved 'We Can Take On the Powerful and Win' 2016-12-22 [Common Dreams]

Building Bridges: Vegas Hotel Union Says Boycott Trump; Baja Farmworkers Fight Back For more info 2016-12-22 [WBAI Radio]

The Hotel Union fighting the President-elect 2016-11-23 [Slate]

Latina hotel workers are a force of labor and politics in Las Vegas 2016-11-07 [Seattle Times]

Trump is Breaking the Law by Refusing to Bargain with His Las Vegas Workers’ Union, Labor Board Says 2016-11-06 [eNews Park Forest]

Latina Hotel Workers Harness Force of Labor and of Politics in Las Vegas 2016-11-06 [NYTimes]

Trump Hotel Las Vegas workers win major victory after NRLB ruling 2016-11-05 [AFL-CIO]

Hundreds of Trump hotel workers say he's lying about being a great negotiator 2016-11-05 [Biz Insider]

Beating Trump is personal, not just political, for Nevada unions 2016-10-23 [SFChronicle]

*Wall* of Taco Trucks to Line Up at Trump's Las Vegas Hotel in Protest 2016-10-19 [NBC]

Labor organizations canvas in Las Vegas for Hillary Clinton 2016-10-17 [Las Vegas Rev Jrnl]

Working People Demand Donald Trump Obey the Law and Negotiate with Trump Hotel Las Vegas Workers 2016-10-15 [eNews Park Forest]

Marijuana legalization backed by Culinary Workers union in NV 2016-10-13 [Workers Independent News]

State's Largest Labor Union Comes Out in Support of Legal Marijuana 2016-10-12 [Merry Jane]

AFL-CIO Joins Picket Demanding Trump Hotel Bargain With Workers 2016-10-12 [WORT]

USW pushing for investigation of Trump's use of Chinese steel 2016-10-11 [Workers Independent News]

Bully's settles part of overtime suit with $375K payout 2016-10-04 [Albany Times Union]

AFL-CIO launches campaign blitz targeting Donald Trump, Joe Heck 2016-09-28 [Las Vegas Review-Jrnl]

Culinary Union seeks boycott amid Las Vegas Trump hotel impasse 2016-09-28 [Las Vegas Sun]

Trump's Las Vegas Workers Want Him To Sign A Fair Union Contract 2016-09-22 [Workers Independent News]

Cullinary Workers Union holds rally at Trump Hotel Las Vegas 2016-09-21 [Workers Independent News]

Working People Give a Bold Union Yes in Las Vegas 2016-09-17 [AFL-CIO]

Red Rock Resorts Gets Knocked Down By Culinary Union 2016-09-09 [Seeking Alpha]

Why Las Vegas Is a Great Place for Working-Class Women 2016-09-07 [NY Times]

Hispanic Workers Ramp Up Nevada Voter Mobilization 2016-09-02 [Workers Independent News]

Why Las Vegas Is a Great Place for Working-Class Women 2016-08-24 [NY Times]

Union opposes NV Energy breakup, Reid backs it, and utility claims to be neutral 2016-08-20 [The Sun]

Unions planning massive campaign leading to election 2016-08-14 [Rev Jrnl]

About 1500 union workers demonstrate outside Trump hotel 2016-07-21 [Las Vegas Sun]

Trump Hotel Workers Campaign for a Union, Over the Boss’s Objections 2016-07-30 [NY Times]

Trump's Vegas hotel settles with union 2016-07-23 [Politico]

Trump paid union-busters $500,000 in failed effort to keep maids from unionizing at his hotel 2016-07-23 [Daily Kos]

UNITE HERE Calls for Golf Community to Say 'NO' to #TrumpHazard Hosting Next U.S. Women's Open 2016-07-10 [CulinaryUnion226.org / @Culinary226]

Trump’s Vegas Hotel Spent Half A Million Dollars To Stop Maids From Unionizing 2016-07-02 [Huffington Post]

Trump Hotel Workers Demand Trump Recognize Their Union 2016-05-26 [WHAV]

Here's Why Donald Trump's Las Vegas Workers Are Fighting to Unionize 2016-05-20 [Gawker]

Culinary Union Launches Website on the Palms Casino Resort’s Labor Dispute 2016-04-29 [Biz Wire]

Workers rally for union contract outside Trump International Hotel 2016-04-22 [Las Vegas Sun]

NLRB: Culinary to represent about 500 Trump Las Vegas workers 2016-04-05 [NV Rev-Jrnl]

This month in labour history

3-08-1981 The PATCO strike begins, effectively shutting down air travel in the US. 2 days later President Reagan fired 11,000 air traffic controllers and broke the union. [more]

4-08-1997 185,000 members of the Teamsters begin a successful 15-day strike at UPS. [more]

7-08-1890 Birth of Elizabeth Gurley Flynn, IWW organiser and founder of the ACLU. [more]

7-08-1919 Actors Equity becomes a recognised union after stagehands honour actors' picket lines. [more]

10-08-1935 Transport workers in New York descend on a courthouse with money from their own pockets to bail out Mike Quill, their president, arrested after attending a picket line. [more]

17-08-1918 95 members of the IWW were jailed for resistance to the First World War. [more]

25-08-1925 The Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters, led by A. Phillip Randolph, is founded. [more]

25-08-1950 President Truman ordered the federal government to seize control of the railroads in order to prevent a planned strike by 1.7m union members. [more]

29-08-1921 West Virginia miners marching to free their imprisoned comrades face state forces and private detectives in the five-day "Battle of Blair Mountain." [more]