Bipartisan vote on early stage capital bill may set tone for Legislature Lingering bitterness over the 2011 public-employee bargaining bill, and the related recall elections that followed, widened divides that often separate Democrats and Republicans in the Legislature. Lawmakers are people, too, so there was no shortage of bruised feelings in the Capitol.
June 28, 2013 - Small Business Times
Detroit emergency manager terminates two union contracts By Nick Carey (Reuters) - As part of ongoing efforts to fix Detroit's fiscal crisis, emergency manager Kevyn Orr has terminated collective bargaining agreements with two of the more than 40 unions representing city workers, a spokesman said on Thursday. But Orr also signaled a willingness to bargain with unions that could be seen as a peace offering for organized labor. The letters, sent out on ...
June 27, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! News
Alan Rosenberg in ABC News The Screen Actors Guild national negotiating committee is coming to the bargaining table every day in good faith to negotiate a fair contract for actors,Rosenberg said.
Hoshyar Zebari in Reuters South Africa It may be the Mehdi Army because the location of the (kidnapping) is in their theatre of operations,said Zebari. "Their safety is our top priority ...... I don't think they will (kill) them. They are using them for bargaining, but they...
Logan Mankins in Toronto Sun After the 2008 season, me and my agent approached the Patriots about an extension and I was told that Mr. Kraft did not want to do an extension because of the (uncertain collective bargaining agreement),Mankins told ESPN.