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Nurses strike outside Providence Hospital in Northeast D.C. (Photo credit: Jim MacKay)

D.C. Hospital Nurses Strike Over Ebola, Other Issues

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.

11/12/2014

President Barack Obama speaks during  Laborfest 2014 at Henry Maier Festival Park on Sept. 1, 2014 in Milwaukee, Wis. (credit: Tom Lynn/Getty Images)

Obama: ‘I’d Join A Union’

President Barack Obama says he’ll press Congress to raise the minimum wage in the same way he courted his wife — never taking no for an answer.

09/01/2014

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Johns Hopkins Hospital, Union Reach Tentative Labor Pact

Johns Hopkins Hospital has reached a tentative labor agreement with a union representing about 2,000 workers at the medical institution.

07/08/2014

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Athletes’ Union Responds to Northwestern Appeal

The College Athletes Players Association is criticizing Northwestern University’s argument for overturning a ruling that would allow the school’s football players to unionize.

04/16/2014

Archive photo of fast food workers protesting. (Photo credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Fast-Food Protests Under Way Across the U.S.

Fast-food protests are under way in cities including New York, Chicago and Detroit, with organizers expecting the biggest national walkouts yet in a demand for higher wages.

08/29/2013

File photo of Twinkies (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Hostess: Twinkies To Return To Shelves July 15

Hostess is betting on a sweet comeback for Twinkies when they return to shelves next month.

06/23/2013

File photo of a gavel. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Group of D.C. Judges Seeks to Unionize for First Time

A group of District of Columbia judges is seeking to organize as a union and says it’s facing resistance from Mayor Vincent Gray’s administration.

04/01/2013

Former President Bill Clinton campaigns for Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett at a ''Get Out The Vote'' Rally as Barrett tries to unseat Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker in a recall election on June 1, 2012 in Milwaukee, Wis. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Obama Keeps Distance From Union Fight As Clinton Rallies Dems In Wisconsin

Former President Bill Clinton urged Wisconsin Democrats to vote against Gov. Scott Walker in Tuesday’s recall election, saying the Republican has governed without compromise or honest negotiation.

06/02/2012

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Indulge Your Inner Know-It-All: Labor Day Edition

Labor Day facts to make you the Resident Smarty Pants at your weekend BBQ

08/12/2011

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