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San Francisco Labor Activists Seek $15/Hour Minimum Wage By 2017

Under the proposed initiative, which will need thousands of signatures to qualify for the November ballot, the minimum wage at businesses with fewer than 100 employees would increase to $13 an hour in 2015; $14 by 2016 and $15 by 2017.


SF groups protest a planned Ellis Act conviction Wednesday. (CBS)

SF Politicians, Tenant’s Rights Groups Rally To Support Family Facing Ellis Act Eviction

Politicians and tenant’s rights activists blocked the stairwell of a Jackson Street apartment building in San Francisco Wednesday to show support for the Lee family who are scheduled to be evicted under the Ellis Act because a new property owner bought their building.


Concession workers greet each other at AT&T Park, July 18, 2013. (CBS)

10 Arrested At AT&T Park Demonstration Supporting Concession Workers

A demonstration in support of AT&T Park concession workers at a San Francisco Giants game on Tuesday night led to 10 arrests, police said.



Health Care The Sticking Point Behind Bay Area Security Workers’ Strike Threat

5,000 security workers in the Bay Area say a strike is imminent even as they continue to bargain. The sticking point according to the unions is negotiations over health care.


World Series - Detroit Tigers v San Francisco Giants - Game 1

Concessionaire Files Lawsuit Against AT&T Park Workers Union

The two sides are at an impasse and no talks are currently scheduled.


St Louis Cardinals v San Francisco Giants

AT&T Park Concession Workers Threaten Strike

With baseball season is in full swing, 800 concession workers could go on strike at AT&T Park sometime in the next few weeks.


St Louis Cardinals v San Francisco Giants

AT&T Park Concession Workers Vote To Authorize A Strike

AT&T Park concession workers voted Saturday to authorize a strike in a vote of 500 to 16, according to a union representative.


St Louis Cardinals v San Francisco Giants

AT&T Park Concession Workers To Hold Strike Vote

Concession workers at the ballpark where the San Francisco Giants play are mulling over whether to go on strike during the baseball season.


A hotel guest walks out of a Hilton hotel. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Hilton Hotel And Union Avoid Contract Battle With New Agreement

Hotel workers and the Hilton San Francisco Union Square have agreed to a new five-year contract in a move that avoids further hotel strife in one of the city’s largest hotels.



San Francisco Hyatt Hotel Workers Go On Strike

Hundreds of Hyatt workers walked off the job Thursday at two of the chain’s San Francisco hotels, beginning a weeklong strike at Hyatt locations around the country.