Harvard Dining Hall Strike Nears End With Tentative Union AgreementAfter months of failed negotiations prompted a strike for Harvard dining hall workers, new breakthroughs broke picket lines.
Keller @ Large: MBTA Reforms Not Anti-Union, House Speaker SaysHouse Speaker Robert DeLeo tells WBZ-TV political analyst that he decided to give Gov. Charlie Baker the tools he needs to fix the MBTA.
T Workers Jam Statehouse Hearing On Transit OverhaulMBTA employees were present at a Statehouse hearing on Monday where officials outlined problems with the troubled transit system.
Opinion: Americans Failed Walmart WorkersAfter all the hype regarding Walmart employees’ discontent with their employer and the threat of a strike on Black Friday, the long holiday weekend was saw banner sales and virtually no protest at Walmarts.
Digital Debate: Teamster’s Hoffa & Amway Heir DeVos: Clash Over Unions!James P. Hoffa and Dick DeVos have vastly differing views of unions, which is why in this heated political climate battles are raging across America over unions in Indiana, Ohio, Illinois, Michigan, California and other states, the two took time to participate in CBS Local Digital Debate.
CBS Local Presidential Forum Obama/Romney: Square Off Over Education and EnergyToday on the CBS Local forum, Romney and Obama were asked: What will you do to make the U.S. more energy independent?
CBS Local Presidential Forum Obama/Romney: Debating Cities and EducationWhen it comes to America’s future, the issue of education rises to the top for many which is why Obama and Romney were asked to weigh in on it as well.
Opinion: Romney's Move To The Middle Is Nothing More Than Baseless RhetoricWhy is Mitt Romney, the severely Conservative candidate for president, all of a sudden moving to the middle?
Opinion: The NFL Is Ruining Its Own Brand With Cheap Replacement RefsWant to know what a company looks like when it fires all its experienced workers and hires on cheap replacements? Watch last night’s embarrassment of a game between Green Bay and Seattle. But this is about more than just a game. This is about a trend in our national economy where trained professionals are cast aside for inferior workers.
Opinion: A Doctor's Opinion Of ObamacareGood, hard-working Americans shouldn’t be forced to contemplate leaving their chosen profession as they are with federal laws such as Obamacare.
Construction Companies, Unions Work To Get Stalled Projects Back On TrackA number of developers are pushing construction companies to push down costs so several stalled mega-projects can get back on track.
Keller @ Large: Tolman Hopes To Change Image Of AFL-CIOPolitical editor Jon Keller talked to Tolman about his top priorities in his new post and the Occupy Boston protests.
Keller @ Large: Hard Times For Labor UnionsThe Labor Day holiday is always a welcome break for workers of all kinds, but never more so than this year.
Agreement Reached To Reduce Health Care Costs For Massachusetts Cities and Towns An agreement has been reached at the Statehouse on a plan to reduce the cost to Massachusetts cities and towns of providing health care for municipal employees.
Menino Reaches Deal With Boston Unions On Health CareMayor Menino says conditional agreement has been reached with the city's three dozen public employee unions that would save the city $70 million in health care costs.