Labor Unions

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Mass. Unions Pushing Early Educator Legislation

Massachusetts labor unions are pressing lawmakers to approve a bill they say will improve the quality of early education centers.


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Group Calls On State To Order Amazon To Collect Sales Tax On Purchases

A Massachusetts coalition of small businesses, elected officials and labor unions has called on the state to force online giant Inc. to collect sales tax on purchases. The Massachusetts Main Street Fairness Coalition penned a letter to Amy Pitter, the state’s Department of Revenue Commissioner, demanding action in correcting what they say is a “disparity in state sales tax collection.”

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/02/2012