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Kentucky Kentucky's main pension fund for state workers was already frail. It just got weaker [Lexington Herald-Leader] 2018-11-09

Kentucky Why Workers Everywhere Should Be Scared by Kentucky's Assault on Unions [The Nation] 2017-01-06

Kentucky Candidate Bernie Sanders backs striking telecom workers [AP] 2019-08-26

Kentucky Bernie Sanders visits striking AT&T workers in Louisville [Wave 3 News] 2019-08-26

Kentucky Local teachers, unions renew vow to Remember-in-November [Messenger-Inquirer] 2018-09-23

Kentucky State Lawmakers Limit Black Lung Claims Reviews Despite Epidemic [NPR] For more info 2018-04-01

Kentucky Working People Flip State House Seat in Kentucky [AFL-CIO] 2018-02-21

Kentucky Mexican Farm Workers Win Historic FLOC-Backed Strike [AFL-CIO] 2017-11-17


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Kentucky OPINION: UPS and Teamsters negotiations matter to us all. UPS is subsidized with public dollars. 2023-07-10 [Courier Journal]

Kentucky Workers union voices concern over Murray State University's lack of transparency 2023-06-03 [WPSD]

Kentucky 10-year-olds, hundreds of minors found working at McDonald's in KY, other states 2023-05-05 [Courier Jrnl]

Kentucky UPS union negotiating contract for thousands of Louisville workers 2023-04-26 [LPM]

Kentucky Univ KY undergraduate student workers march for better wages For more info 2023-04-15 [WKYT]

Kentucky Trader Joe’s Workers In Kentucky Form Union 2023-01-26 [HuffPost]

 VIDEO Kentucky Workers at Louisville Trader Joe's seek to form union For more info 2022-12-21 [WDRB]

Kentucky Amazon workers in Northern Kentucky trying to gain support to unionize 2022-12-11 [WLWT]

Kentucky Louisville, KY, transit workers authorize possible strike 2022-10-23 [News Advocate]

Kentucky Heine Brothers’ Coffee workers file charges against company for anti-union ‘retaliation’ 2022-07-26 [WAVE]

Kentucky Heine Brothers workers to hold union vote after alleging unfair labor practices For more info 2022-07-26 [WLKY]

 VIDEO Kentucky Heine Brothers' workers file for election in effort to get union recognized 2022-07-26 [WDRB]

Kentucky Heine Brothers' workers union files charges over Highlands shop closure 2022-07-25 [Courier Jrnl]

Kentucky ‘Don't quit. Organize': Workers in North Carolina, Maryland and Kentucky bid to become unionized as criticism of retail monolith grows 2022-07-13 [Guardian]

 VIDEO Kentucky Campbellsville Amazon workers could be unionizing For more info 2022-07-09 [WHAS]

Kentucky Amazon Union Targets Kentucky Warehouse in Bid for a Drive 2022-07-09 [Bloomberg]

Kentucky Apple Store Workers in KY Announce Organizing Campaign 2022-05-26 [Bloomberg]

Kentucky Workers epic response to boss' savage note banning employees from talking about pay 2022-04-11 [NZ Herald]

Kentucky Heine Brothers' employees make push to form union For more info 2022-04-09 [WDRB]

Kentucky Ky. bill slashing unemployment passes Senate committee 2022-03-02 [WFPL]

Kentucky KY American Water says strike won't cause service interruptions 2022-02-12 [WTVQ]

Kentucky Donate to the Kentucky Nurses Foundation disaster relief fund 2021-12-19 [Kentucky Nurses Association]

Kentucky Injured Kentucky Candle Factory Workers File Suit Against Company 2021-12-18 [Insurance Jrnl]

Kentucky Kentucky candle factory workers sue over claim they were forced to stay during deadly tornado 2021-12-18 [NYPost]

Kentucky Tornado fails to budge the union 'Rock of Labor' 2021-12-17 [Daily Kos]

Kentucky Kentucky tornado: Factory workers threatened with firing if they left before tornado, employees say 2021-12-14 [NBC]

Kentucky Want to help tornado victims? Here's how 2021-12-13 [Kentucky AFL-CIO]

Kentucky Heaven Hill Distillery reaches 5-year contract with union workers after weekslong strike 2021-10-30 [Courier-Journal]

Kentucky Striking bourbon workers ratify new Heaven Hill contract 2021-10-25 [Star Tribune]

Kentucky Heaven Hill UFCW Workers To Go On Strike Over Labor Contract Disputes 2021-09-11 [Whiskey Raiders]

Kentucky Health workers rallied against vaccine mandate made by local hospitals with peaceful demonstration 2021-08-22 [WPSD]

Kentucky Healthcare workers protest COVID-19 vaccine mandate at Waterfront Park 2021-08-22 [WDRB]

Kentucky Healthcare workers protest vaccine requirement in NKY 2021-08-11 [FOX]

Kentucky Beat the heat: Employers reminded to protect workers 2021-07-26 [Kentucky Today]

Kentucky With record surplus, KY Gov Beshear aims again at raising pay for teachers, state workers 2021-07-16 [Lexington Herald Leader]

Kentucky McConnell: Beshear should end $300 weekly unemployment checks 2021-06-28 [WHAS]

Kentucky Ky. OSHA complaints rose 45% in 2020, partly due to pandemic; issues are likely to linger as workplaces try to get back to normal 2021-06-28 [Times Tribune]

Kentucky Musicians raising money for restaurant, bar workers 2020-12-20 [Messenger-Inquirer]

Kentucky 'The only thing he craves and respects is power''The only thing he craves and respects is power' 2020-09-27 [KY State AFL-CIO]

Kentucky No officers charged directly with Breonna Taylors' death 2020-09-24 [CNN]

Kentucky Union workers at Appliance Park, GE reach a deal on a tentative contract 2020-09-06 [Courier-Journal]

Kentucky Louisville cops walk out on Mayor Greg Fischer 2020-06-06 [News Brig]

Kentucky KY eliminates 675 workers hired to help with unemployment problems 2020-06-06 [WDRB]

Kentucky UPS workers say company isn't doing enough to protect them from COVID-19 2020-03-19 [WDRB]

Kentucky Kentucky coal miner protest ends in victory for the few who remained;company pays all wages 2020-01-16 [Lexington Herald Leader]

Kentucky JCPS teachers' union may get 10 leave days in hopes of preventing 'sickouts' this session 2020-01-10 [WDRB]

Kentucky Beshear restores workplace safety board abolished by Bevin 2020-01-10 [SFChronicle]

Kentucky KY Labor Cabinet reverses stance that 1,074 teachers broke law with 'sick outs' 2020-01-03 [WDRB]

Kentucky Paducah unions raise $10,000 to help brighten Christmas for 100 disadvantaged children 2019-12-23 [Forward KY]

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