Big Labor Sees Growth Potential In California Pot WorkersThe United Farm Workers, Teamsters and United Food and Commercial Workers are looking to unionize the tens of thousands of potential workers involved in the legal weed game, from planters to rollers to sellers.
Union Organizers Targeting California Pot WorkersUnions have caught a whiff of a rare opportunity to organize a whole new set of workers as recreational marijuana becomes legal in California.
Oakland City Worker Strike Suspended After Seven DaysStriking city workers represented by SEIU 1021 and IFPTE 21 announced Monday that they would return to work on Tuesday.
Oakland Workers Continue Strike Amid Talks With MediatorThousands of Oakland city workers will continue striking Monday, for the seventh day in a row, as they await the results of a meeting with a new mediator.
Oakland City Employees Strike Will Grind On Into 3rd DayRoughly 3,000 Oakland city workers plan to strike for a third straight day Thursday, a union spokeswoman said.
Thousands Of Oakland City Workers Go On StrikeAbout 3,000 Oakland city employees went on strike Tuesday to protest what they said are unfair labor practices.
UAW Claims Tesla Firings Violated Federal Labor LawThe United Auto Workers International Union has filed unfair labor practice charges against Tesla, claiming the Bay Area-based automaker has illegally fired pro-union employees.
Tesla Denies Using Union Busting TacticsTesla Inc. is denying claims that it threatened to fire pro-union workers at its Fremont factory and tried to prevent them from passing out union literature.
Cafeteria Workers At Facebook Headquarters To Join UnionThe people who prepare and serve food at Facebook headquarters have become the latest blue-collar employees at tech companies to join a union.
Tentative Deal Averts Sunnyvale City Workers StrikeCity officials and negotiators for Sunnyvale's unionized city employees reached a tentative agreement on a new contract early Monday, averting a planned walkout.
San Jose Firefighters Get Their First Pay Raise Since 2008For San Jose firefighters, there is finally a clear path ahead when it comes to their future with the city.
BART Workers Possibly Violated Rules For Posing With Campaign Signs In Maintenance YardsWith one week to go until a heated East Bay special election, a candidate who seeks to ban BART strikes is raising questions after some transit agency workers posed with signs backing his opponent on BART property.