Greenhouse: What Unions Got Wrong About Trump

December 2, 2016

“Now union leaders face a huge, embarrassing question: Why, after unions spent more than $100 million to defeat Donald Trump, did Mrs. Clinton win only narrowly among voters from union households, 51 percent to 43 percent, according to […]

Requests for US Jobless Aid Rose Last Week, but Still Low

December 1, 2016

More Americans filed for unemployment benefits last week. But claims are still at low levels that point to greater job security. The Labor Department said Thursday that applications for jobless aid rose by 17,000 to a seasonally adjusted 268,000. […]

Trump Takes Credit for Saving Indiana Jobs

December 1, 2016

President-elect Donald Trump took credit Thursday for saving manufacturing jobs in Indiana and vowed to pursue stiff penal- ties for other American companies that decide to move opera- tions overseas. Senator Bernie Sanders (D-Vermont) called […]

Majority of Delta Pilots Approve New Labor Contract

December 1, 2016

Pilots at Delta Air Lines Inc. on Thursday ratified a new four-year labor contract that contains big raises and retains the aviators’ lucrative profit-sharing formula, reversing widespread rejection of an earlier proposed pact in 2015. […]

What It Means for Trump to Save 1,000 Jobs in Indiana

December 1, 2016

The deal with the company, which reportedly included economic incentives from the state and promises by Trump and Pence to work for lower corporate taxes over all, is good news for the workers in Indiana, but the jobs that will stay represent only […]

MLB Players, Owners Reach Tentative Labor Deal

December 1, 2016

Baseball players and owners reached a tentative agreement on a five-year labor contract Wednesday night, a deal that will extend the sport’s industrial peace to 26 years since the ruinous fights in the first two decades of free agency. […]

3 UFC Champions Join Attempt to Form Fighters Association

December 1, 2016

Former champions Georges St. Pierre, Cain Velasquez and T.J. Dillashaw are taking on the UFC in an attempt to form a mixed martial arts fighters association. The fighters hope to persuade the rest of the UFC’s talent to join them in unified negotiation […]

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