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USA Louisiana Legislation to give front line workers a 250-dollar check for hazard pay nears final legislative passage 2020-06-27 [LA Radio Ntwk]

USA Hawaii Union Workers Hope to Stop Job Cuts at the Honolulu Star-Advertiser 2020-06-27 [Maui Now]

USA Michigan Lawsuit says workers were denied pay for months, then deported for complaining about it 2020-06-27 [MI Radio]

USA Nevada Nevada workers continue to fight budget cuts, many say they're living paycheck to paycheck 2020-06-27 [NBC]

USA Michigan Workers stop production at Jefferson North in Detroit over COVID-19 concerns 2020-06-27 [Detroit News]

USA As States Reopen, Returning Workers Wonder How Employers Will Protect Them 2020-06-27 [NPR]

USA Illinois Judge orders McDonald’s to take steps to protect workers in Chicago 2020-06-27 [Thomson Reuters]

USA Over 11,500 grocery workers affected by Covid-19 -- UFCW 2020-06-27 [Fresh Fruit Portal]

USA Pennsylvania 100 Black women vote to unionize at Warminster rehab center: ‘We just want to be appreciated’ 2020-06-27 [The Inquirer]

USA California Farm Workers Strike In Central Valley After Dozens Stricken By COVID-19 2020-06-27 [KPIX]

USA Florida They banged on pots and pans, but this was no celebration. Airport workers want jobs back 2020-06-26 [Miami Herald]

USA Washington Seattle grocery store workers demand employers get behind Black Lives Matter 2020-06-26 [KUOW]

USA Airline unions ask Congress for another $32 billion in funding 2020-06-26 [UPI]

USA Michigan Bill requires employers to keep implanted microchips voluntary for workers 2020-06-26 [ABC]

USA Why these meatpacking workers fear for their health and safety amid COVID-19 2020-06-26 [PBS]

USA From the streets to the ballot box: New York’s political revolution 2020-06-26 [Opendemocracy]

USA Don’t Hassle Restaurant Workers. Just Wear Your Damn Mask 2020-06-26 [Eater]

USA Workers and Learners Juggle Work and College and Struggle to Make Ends Meet 2020-06-26 [UCLA Labor Center]

USA California UC Announces Wave of Layoffs; Hundreds of Workers to Protest Wednesday 2020-06-26 [AFSCME 3299]

USA Georgia Georgia companies worry about restrictions on guest workers 2020-06-26 [AJC]

USA California SEIU: Workers, Families and Friends to Hold Candlelight Vigil Thursday to Commemorate the Life of Second Riverside Community Hospital Worker to Die from COVID-19 2020-06-26 [TTownMedia]

USA Georgia Teamsters Demand Republic Services End Abuse of Black Workers in Atlanta 2020-06-26 [Teamsters]

USA Pennsylvania Philadelphia set to be first U.S. city to protect workers against retaliation for calling out coronavirus conditions 2020-06-26 [Philadelphia Inquirer]

USA California Farm Workers Strike After They See on TV That Dozens of Coworkers Have Coronavirus 2020-06-26 [NBC]

USA America’s Largest Food & Retail Union Confirms Growing COVID-19 Impact on Frontline Workers 2020-06-26 [UFCW]

USA Iowa Families of 3 deceased workers sue Tyson over Iowa outbreak 2020-06-26 [AP]

USA Alaska Alaska’s active coronavirus infections hit new high, while cases in seafood workers spike 2020-06-26 [Anchorage Daily News]

USA AFL-CIO Government Affairs Director Discusses the HEROES Act 2020-06-26 [Am Workers Radio Podcast]

USA Job losses are 4 times worse for the lowest-paid workers so far in the coronavirus pandemic, study shows 2020-06-26 [Biz Insider]

USA Maine Maine voting rules could force seniors to risk health in a pandemic, lawsuit says 2020-06-26 [BDN]

USA California WorkWeek On Police Unions, Police Terror, The AFL-CIO And Labor For more info 2020-06-25 [WW]

USA Abolish the police? Overthrow capitalism! 2020-06-25 [Workersliberty]

USA USDA used junk worker safety data to justify a new role allowing pork processors to run lines at unlimited speeds 2020-06-25 [Washington Post]

USA California Time To Shut It Down! A Day Of Action & ILWU Juneteenth At The Port Of Oakland For more info 2020-06-25 [LVP]

USA California Shut The World Down! Boots Riley At 2020 ILWU Juneteenth At Oakland Oscar Grant Plaza For more info 2020-06-25 [LVP]

USA California 'No Layoffs' 'Stop The Greed' Frontline UCSF AFSCME 3299 Workers Protest Cutbacks In Middle Of Covid Pandemic For more info 2020-06-25 [LVP]

USA Kansas Kansas Commission on Racial Equity and Justice Established Today 2020-06-24 [Fort Scott Biz]

USA Black Workers’ Jobs Matter, and GOP Wants to Cut Them 2020-06-24 [GV Wire]

USA New Study Spotlights Critical Gap In Health Security: Protecting Health Care Workers 2020-06-24 [Resolve to Save Lives]

USA Michigan Nearly 12,000 Michigan workers unemployed since May 1 still await benefits 2020-06-24 [Bridge MI]

USA Black essential workers' lives matter. They deserve real change, not just lip service 2020-06-24 [Brookings]

USA Florida Disney World workers petition to delay reopening as Florida coronavirus cases surge 2020-06-24 [CNN]

USA New York On Reopening The Economy: ‘No To Austerity Measures’ - A Labor Perspective From Western New York AFL-CIO Area Labor Federation President Richard Lipsitz 2020-06-24 [WNY Today]

USA What Trump's H-1B visa restriction means for international workers 2020-06-24 [People Matters]

USA Maryland Thousands of coal workers lost jobs. Where will they go? 2020-06-24 [E&E News]

USA Michigan Entertainment, gig workers rally for extended unemployment benefits 2020-06-24 [WWMT]

USA New York Pandemic May Force New York City to Lay Off 22,000 Workers 2020-06-24 [NYTimes]

USA Washington A Modest Car Caravan to Downtown Federal Building Raises Awareness to #SavethePostOffice 2020-06-24 [South Seattle Emerald]

USA Indiana Barring Highly Skilled Immigrant Workers Will Affect Indiana's Industries, Universities 2020-06-24 [IPM]

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