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AFGE: Budget Cut Options Hit Feds; GOP Senators Want to ‘Wal-Martize’ Workforce

WASHINGTON —A wide range of federal budget-cutting options, listed but not advocated by the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO), would if adopted badly hit federal workers who already suffer from past budget-cutting, the American Federation of Government Employees says. Not only that, but three GOP senators want to “Wal-Martize” federal workers by eliminating regular pensions for all new hires, the […]

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Wal-Mart Workers, Allies Up Activisim Ahead of ‘Black Friday’; NLRB General Counsel Files Labor Law-Breaking Complaint

Wal-Mart Workers, Allies Up Activisim Ahead of ‘Black Friday’; NLRB General Counsel Files Labor Law-Breaking Complaint

“Black Friday,” that annual mad shopping dash – and annual chaos for low-paid retail workers – is scheduled for Nov. 29, but Wal-Mart workers and their allies nationwide aren’t waiting for that to increase their activism against the monster anti-worker retailer.  They’ve started already, notably in Los Angeles.  And the National Labor Relations Board’s top enforcement officer is going after […]

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