Boston Janitors Union Votes To Strike If No Deal Met By Sept. 30A Boston janitors' union voted to walk off the job--cleaning and maintaining office buildings and the MBTA--if a deal with the Maintenance Contractors of New England is not made by September 30.
14,000 Union Janitors Reach Deal, Avoid StrikeThousands of janitors gathered for a solidarity rally in East Boston on Sunday evening.
Mass. Janitors Union Votes To Authorize StrikeHundreds of unionized Massachusetts janitors have voted to authorize a committee negotiating a new contract with their employers to call a strike.
Newt Gingrich Criticized For Stance On Child Labor LawsFormer U.S. Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich suggested inner-city schoolchildren can best learn the value of a paycheck by maintaining their own buildings.