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USA Virginia A strike in Virginia will determine the future of the area’s public transit 2019-12-09 [Wash Post]

USA New York Nurses in Albany, New York battle for their first union contract For more info 2019-12-09 [History News Network]

USA Bipartisan bill for farm worker immigration could soon head to Congress' floorSign here! 2019-12-08 [UFW]

USA Virginia Virginia AFL-CIO Shares “Great” Letter to the Editor Blasting Gov. Northam for “Shameful” Opposition to Repealing Anti-Union, Anti-Worker “Right-to-Work” Laws 2019-12-07 [Blue Virginia]

USA Maine Maine Lobstering Union suing wholesalers, claiming they stole nearly USD 2 million 2019-12-07 [SeafoodSource]

USA New York Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez trolls Amazon over decision to build New York offices 2019-12-07 [Guardian]

USA Google accused of illegally firing workers to block unionization 2019-12-07 [Engadget]

USA Sign here! Congress must take the impeachment report seriously 2019-12-07 [AFT]

USA Low Unemployment Rate Contradicts The Truth: No ‘Good Jobs’ And Low Wages 2019-12-07 [NewsOne]

USA United Auto Workers union names reformer Rory Gamble president until 2022 2019-12-07 [Autoblog]

USA Oregon Unionized Oregon Public Broadcasting Workers Plan to Picket Over Wages Friday Morning 2019-12-07 [Williamette Week]

USA EPA, AFGE to return to the bargaining table, renegotiate previously-imposed contract terms 2019-12-07 [Fed News Ntwk]

USA California MOCA will voluntarily recognize new employee union; Marciano closure is permanent 2019-12-07 [LATimes]

USA UAW moving to disband Region 5 embroiled in federal corruption probe 2019-12-07 [Detroit News]

USA Pennsylvania Human Service Workers at Persad Center Vote to Join the USW 2019-12-07 [USW]

USA Wyoming Three workers injured after fire/explosion in oilfield 2019-12-07 [WY News Now]

USA Illinois 458 Workers Won Wage Claims In Illinois In Past 2 Years; 75% Still Haven’t Been Paid What They’re Owed 2019-12-07 [CBS]

USA North Carolina N Carolina mayor wants to hike salaries for 900 Fayetteville city workers 2019-12-07 [WLOS]

USA Nevada Workers owed $105K in back pay on Las Vegas Strip bollards project 2019-12-07 [Las Vegas Rev-Jrnl]

USA The tectonic shift in retail is shaking up how stores hire seasonal workers 2019-12-07 [CNBC]

USA Pennsylvania U.S. bankruptcy watchdog takes aim at Philly refiner’s executive bonus plan 2019-12-07 [CNBC]

USA Iowa Teamsters host candidate forum in Cedar Rapids 2019-12-07 [Radio IA]

USA California Ex-Google engineers, in federal filing, allege anti-union retaliation cost them their jobs 2019-12-06 [Washington Post]

UK England In the UK and the US, populism can’t stop a declining steel industry 2019-12-06 [Equal Times]

USA Almost half of all Americans work in low-wage jobs 2019-12-04 [CBS]

USA Democrats' Impeachment Report Cites Trump for Sidelining and Threatening Federal Employees 2019-12-04 [Gov Exec]

USA US corporate giants and union leaders call for US to stay in Paris Agreement 2019-12-04 [Biz Green]

USA California Relations Between The Governors Office and Trade Unions Worsens 2019-12-04 [CA Globe]

USA Low-profile group, financed by Big Pharma, hires former union officials to oppose drug-price proposals 2019-12-04 [NYTimes]

USA New York New Sculpture By IBEW Union Workers Lights Up Astoria 2019-12-04 [Patch Astoria-LIC]

USA Delta air crew told ‘don‘t unionise, buy video games‘ 2019-12-04 [Stock Daily Dish]

USA Fired Google workers plan federal labor complaint against the company 2019-12-04 [MarketWatch]

USA Some gig workers are full employees: Draft principles that fully reflect their value and compensate them fairly 2019-12-04 [NYDaily News]

USA Massachusetts Harvard grad student workers go on strike, seeking $25 an hour minimum wage, other demands 2019-12-04 [USAToday]

USA Massachusetts Harvard Student Workers Go on Strike 2019-12-04 [WSJ]

USA California Fired SF Google workers to file federal labor complaint 2019-12-04 [Mercury News]

Canada After strike at hotel with ties to Stanford, workers reach agreement with management 2019-12-03 [The Daily]

USA Wow, Hearst set up a whole website dedicated to union-busting 2019-12-02 [Vice]

USA Workers are heading back to the picket lines 2019-12-02 [The Nation]

USA The robots are coming for our jobs 2019-12-02 [The Nation]

USA Pelosi pushes House to pass USMCA but neglects bill with broad union support 2019-12-02 [Intercept]

USA Pennsylvania These Philly baristas are taking on Starbucks. Does their fledgling worker movement stand a chance? 2019-12-02 [Philadelphia Inquirer]

USA New York Uber, Lyft Drivers Could Form Unions Under New York Proposal 2019-12-02 [Bloomberg]

USA California Gig economy companies made workers arbitrate disputes. Then didn’t pay fees to start cases 2019-12-02 [SFChronicle]

USA Auto workers union and Fiat Chrysler reach tentative deal 2019-12-01 [Axios]

USA California UC outsources thousands of jobs to private contractors. Is that a good idea? 2019-12-01 [LATimes]

USA Biden Campaign Workers Choose Teamster Representation 2019-12-01 [Teamsters]

USA Amazon warehouses are ‘cult-like’ sweatshops run by robots: ex-employee 2019-12-01 [NYPost]

USA U.A.W. and Fiat Chrysler Reach Tentative Labor Deal 2019-12-01 [NY Times]

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