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Robert La Follette must be rolling over in his grave. “Fighting Bob” La Follette was the hard-charging Progressive Party governor and senator from Wisconsin in the first 25 years of the 20th century. Opposing big corporations and an advocate...
Public-sector unions could leave children in debt To the editor: As the unions chant and beat their drums, I would like to ask all taxpayers to consider the following: President Franklin Roosevelt, a staunch defender of unions, stated, “All...
Tags: Career and Workplace, Government, AFSCME, Unions, Contracts
Joyce D. Miller, who rose from an assembly line job to the top ranks of American labor as the first woman on the AFL-CIO executive council, died June 30 in Washington. She was 84. The cause was a stroke, said her daughter, Rebecca Miller. Miller was...
TribLocal - Highland Park & Highwood » NewsHighland Park City Councilman Steven Mandel recently put his hat in the ring to serve on the Lake County Board, saying he wants to focus …...
Special to CNNThe success of Gov. Scott Walker and his fellow Wisconsin Republicans at stripping most collective bargaining rights from public unions has triggered a fierce political backlash. Organized labor and its supporters have mobilized. They are prepared to...
The Daily MirrorPhotograph by Art Rogers / Los Angeles Times Sept 19, 1959: Nikita Khrushchev, Los Angeles International Airport. What did Khrushchev make of his trip to Los Angeles? Fortunately, he deals with it at some length in his autobiography, published by Penn...
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