Negotiations

Bay Area Transit Workers Go On Strike

BART Union Leader Threatens ‘Bloodiest, Longest’ Strike As Negotiations Set To Resume

The two sides have until August 4 to reach an agreement or another strike could be in the works.

07/12/2013

commuters, BART strike

BART Riders Try To Cope With Alternatives On Day 2 Of Strike

BART riders are finding other ways to get to work on day two of the BART strike and most would like to see both sides back at the bargaining table.

07/02/2013

An aerial view of the construction of the new San Francisco 49ers stadium in Santa Clara, February 5, 2013. (CBS)

Santa Clara Leaders Approve Negotiations For Retail Hub Near Stadium

The initial vision for the project from developer Related California would include 230 acres of shops, restaurants, entertainment and housing.

04/10/2013

A Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train operator waits for passengers to enter the train at the Daly City station. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Labor Talks Underway Between BART, Two Largest Unions

The workers’ four-year contract expires June 30. The union leaders, representing mostly train operators and station agents, say their workers deserve pay raises.

04/02/2013

waste management

Alameda County Waste Management Workers Stage Brief Strike

Hundreds of Waste Management employees at cities throughout Alameda County went on strike this morning to protest what they claim is a violation of federal labor laws and abuse of employee rights.

03/15/2013

Democratic National Convention: Day 2

Pelosi On Raising Medicare Age: ‘Don’t Go There’

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi refused to say if she has any red lines in so-called “fiscal cliff” negotiations. However, in the next breath, she emphasized that she and fellow Democrats “object” to raising the eligibility age for Medicare.

12/12/2012

U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, DC (Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Oakland Congresswoman: Democrats Won’t Budge In Fiscal Cliff Negotiations

Congresswoman Barbara Lee remains cautiously optimistic that a deal will get done before the New Year’s deadline.

12/10/2012

Nurses prepare pickets during a previous strike action. (CBS)

Nurses To Stage One-Day Strike At 7 Bay Area Sutter Hospitals

About 3,200 registered nurses at seven hospitals managed by Sutter Health in the East Bay are planning a one-day strike on Thursday to protest concessions that they say Sutter management is demanding.

10/31/2012

83rd MLB All-Star Game

Giants Suspend Contract Talks With Cabrera

The San Francisco Giants made a brief try to extend sudden outfield star Melky Cabrera with a new contract a few weeks ago, but the sides have agreed to put finances aside until after season, when he is due to become a free agent, sources said.

08/09/2012

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Workers Authorize Strike At 2 San Francisco Museums; Negotiations Continue

Workers at two San Francisco museums have voted to authorize a strike while contract negotiations with management continue, union officials announced Monday.

08/07/2012

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