Verizon workers in nine states could walk off the job as soon as early Sunday if union negotiators don’t reach an agreement over benefits with the wireless carrier.
Registered nurses at Medstar Washington Hospital Center in D.C. began a one-day strike at 7 a.m. Monday.
Nurses took to the sidewalks outside Providence Hospital in Northest D.C. Wednesday to protest worker conditions, including lack of Ebola preparedness at the facility, WNEW’s Jim MacKay reports.
Members of a union that represents thousands of maintenance workers, housekeepers and others at Johns Hopkins Hospital have agreed not to strike as planned after a request from the governor.
Gov. Tom Corbett asked President Barack Obama on Saturday to intervene in a commuter rail strike in the nation’s sixth-largest metropolitan area and force union workers to return to their jobs.
Workers at Johns Hopkins Hospital have been rallying for higher pay at the esteemed medical center.
Federal officials have filed a formal complaint charging that Wal-Mart violated the rights of protesting and striking workers last year.
Fast-food workers and labor organizers are marching, waving signs and chanting in cities across the country — including in downtown Washington — Thursday amid a push for higher wages.
A striking trash worker is in the hospital after being struck by a garbage truck driven by a replacement worker early Wednesday morning in Gaithersburg.
Anti-war protesters rallied in Times Square on Saturday as President Barack Obama announced he would ask Congress to authorize a military strike on Syria.