University Of California Administrative Workers To Strike In JanuaryAdministrative workers at the University of California will go on strike at all 10 UC campuses, five medical centers and the Lawrence Berkeley National Lab next month.
Facebook Shuttle Bus Drivers Approve Union Contract With Health Care, Wages At $21-$28.50 An HourShuttle drivers who take Facebook employees to and from work have reportedly approved a union contract offering higher pay and more benefits, a victory in organized labor’s effort to unionize workers in Silicon Valley.
Facebook Shuttle Drivers Seek Union Over Working Conditions, WagesSaying working conditions and wages need to be improved, bus drivers who shuttle Facebook employees to and from work are beginning the process of organizing a union.
Alameda County Waste Management Workers Stage Brief StrikeHundreds 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.
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.
East Bay School Bus Drivers Consider Joining UnionSchool bus drivers trying to unionize in Livermore and Hayward have questioned the safety record and working conditions on vehicles that transport special needs children.
Teamsters Organizing California Marijuana GrowersAs organized labor faces declining membership, one of the country's most storied unions is looking to a new growth industry: marijuana.
UC Workers Protest Plan To Shore Up Pension FundUniversity of California workers are protesting a plan to increase the share of their paychecks set aside for their pensions. Dozens of clerical and administrative workers represented by the Teamsters union waved signs and chanted outside the UC Board of Regents meeting in San Francisco on Wednesday.