Posts tagged union negotiations

    Next up for US unions: Major contracts for 700,000 workers

    September 20, 2022 // Each of these unions seek not only lucrative contracts but significant changes in work rules and assurances of job security that could make it difficult to avoid work stoppages.

    Minnesota Nurses Association votes ‘overwhelmingly’ to authorize strike

    August 16, 2022 // Minnesota Nurses Association representatives are expected to address the strike authorization during a news conference Tuesday morning. Mary C. Turner, North Memorial, Children’s Minneapolis, Essentia St. Mary’s, Twin Cities Hospital Group

    EEOC, federal employee union locked in dispute over return to work plans

    May 13, 2022 // Workers at the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission will return to the office at least one day a week starting May 16. After a month, in-person work will go up to two days per week for EEOC employees. In response, the American Federation of Government Employees has filed an unfair labor practice complaint, saying that EEOC did not finish union negotiations before announcing the re-entry. The agency is using 2022 re-entry plans as a test run to inform changes to its in-person work policies for next year.

    Rep. Ilhan Omar Joins Teachers In Support Of Their Union Negotiations

    February 14, 2022 // Educators in both St. Paul and Minneapolis will vote this coming week whether to authorize a strike. Teachers say the offers from their districts make them feel undervalued after two years of pandemic teaching. They want to see more staff and smaller class sizes, along with fair and honest wages.