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10,000 PEOPLE PARADE through Milwaukee on May Day, demonstrating for rights for undocumented workers.  It was one of 70 such marches, with heavy union participation, nationwide

Back To Bargaining Table For Steel Workers, Cat In Milwaukee?

MILWAUKEE —It may be back to the bargaining table for the Steel Workers and Caterpillar in Milwaukee, a day after the local union’s members rejected the heavy equipment firm’s 6-year contract with a total wage freeze – and one week after the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) handed the local a win against the company. The workers, members of USW […]

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Executive Pay Gaps VS. Workers Grows Huge

WASHINGTON —How large is the pay gap between America’s CEOs and the rest of us? Try this: The “median” CEO earns the equivalent of your yearly pay, every day. That’s what the latest edition of “Executive Paywatch,” the AFL-CIO’s website, using federal data, shows about the ratio of median executive pay and perks to the median income of U.S. workers. […]

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