Unions Urge Democrats To Focus On Kitchen Table EconomicsThe unease may be an early warning sign for Democrats, who watched as many white, working-class voters, including many union members in key Rust Belt states, chose Trump three years ago.
Chicago's Mayoral Candidates Use Different Methods To Build SupportWith ward organizations fading, the union's foot soldiers are equally valuable.
Algonquin Township Highway Commissioner Refuses To Rehire Union EmployeesWhen elected, Andrew Gasser vowed to clean house after what he said was years of misspending and mismanagement by his predecessor.
Court Rules Against Rauner In AFSCME Contract DisputeThe appellate court found that the labor board wrongly failed to follow established practice in determining impasse.
The Frost Thickens Between Chicago Mayor, Illinois GovernorRahm Emanuel and Bruce Rauner were friends at one point. Maybe not anymore, amid the continuing state budget stalemate.
Judge Overturns Gov. Rauner's Order Restricting Union Dues A judge has issued an order requiring Illinois government agencies to immediately reinstate mandatory union dues for nonmembers.
Rauner Order: State Workers Don't Have To Pay Union DuesState workers who do not agree with their union's political activities would not have to pay dues under an executive order signed by Gov. Bruce Rauner.
Opinion: Americans Failed Walmart WorkersAfter all the hype regarding Walmart employees’ discontent with their employer and the threat of a strike on Black Friday, the long holiday weekend was saw banner sales and virtually no protest at Walmarts.
Digital Debate: Teamster’s Hoffa & Amway Heir DeVos: Clash Over Unions!James P. Hoffa and Dick DeVos have vastly differing views of unions, which is why in this heated political climate battles are raging across America over unions in Indiana, Ohio, Illinois, Michigan, California and other states, the two took time to participate in CBS Local Digital Debate.
CBS Local Presidential Forum Obama/Romney: Square Off Over Education and EnergyToday on the CBS Local forum, Romney and Obama were asked: What will you do to make the U.S. more energy independent?
CBS Local Presidential Forum Obama/Romney: Debating Cities and EducationWhen it comes to America’s future, the issue of education rises to the top for many which is why Obama and Romney were asked to weigh in on it as well.
Opinion: Romney's Move To The Middle Is Nothing More Than Baseless RhetoricWhy is Mitt Romney, the severely Conservative candidate for president, all of a sudden moving to the middle?
Opinion: The NFL Is Ruining Its Own Brand With Cheap Replacement RefsWant to know what a company looks like when it fires all its experienced workers and hires on cheap replacements? Watch last night’s embarrassment of a game between Green Bay and Seattle. But this is about more than just a game. This is about a trend in our national economy where trained professionals are cast aside for inferior workers.
Opinion: A Doctor's Opinion Of ObamacareGood, hard-working Americans shouldn’t be forced to contemplate leaving their chosen profession as they are with federal laws such as Obamacare.
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker Wins Recall ElectionWisconsin Gov. Scott Walker survived a historic recall election on Tuesday, beating Democratic challenger and Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett in his bid to keep his job after his controversial fight with labor unions over collective bargaining rights.