Ohio Legislature Passes Bill to Limit Collective Bargaining

The Ohio Legislature voted Wednesday to severely limit the collective bargaining rights of 350,000 public workers, sending a bill that sparked weeks of pro-labor protests to Republican Gov. John Kasich, who is expected to sign it by the end of the week. The law will...

April 4: Revive the Dream Event Scheduled!

Unified we stand from Wisconsin to Indiana, from Ohio to New Hampshire, from Washington, DC; Maryland and Virginia we are one, and we stand with workers in every industry and every job. We are coming together to say we’ve had enough of politics controlled by big...

Warm Welcome: Wis. GOP comes to DC Today

From Union City–THIS IS (NOT) WHAT DEMOCRACY LOOKS LIKE: In case you need another reason to attend today’s demo (5P, 601 13th St., N.W. near G Street, Metro Center) at the Wisconsin GOP fundraiser, consider that Wisconsin Sen. Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald...

Wis. GOP’s Attack on Workers Rights

Last night, Wisconsin’s Republican senators used a surprise procedural maneuver to pass the bill that has been controversial for weeks. The bill would end collective bargaining rights for public sector workers. The state’s senate voted 18-1 without debate...

DC Rally for Wisconsin [VIDEO]

DC Rally for WI 2/23/11 from UFCW Local 400 on Vimeo.Transcript: Chanting, “2-4-6-8, union rights in every state,” the fired-up crowd took over North Capitol Street as protesters blew whistles and waved signs showing their solidarity with public sector workers in...