Leaders Of American Airlines Pilots' Union Blast CEOSupport from labor unions was critical when Doug Parker's US Airways forced a merger with American, but now the CEO of the world's biggest airline is under fire from unions unhappy about pay that lags rates at rival Delta.
Texas Union Dues Bill Draws Early QuestionsA bill barring voluntary payroll deductions of union dues from state employee paychecks is drawing questions as it begins a long, potentially contentious journey through the Texas Legislature.
Transport Workers Union Holding Protest At DFW AirportMembers of the Transport Workers Union are holding an informational picket outside Terminal D, targeting Envoy Air and its parent, American Airlines.
Southwest Flight Attendants Narrowly Approve New ContractFlight attendants at Southwest Airlines have narrowly ratified a new contract, with about 54 percent of those voting favoring the deal, which includes a signing bonus and pay raises.
Southwest Employees To Form Picket Line Monday At Love FieldSouthwest Airlines employees will be staging an informational picket line today at Dallas Love Field.
Verizon Workers Go On Strike Amid Contract DisputeTens of thousands of Verizon landline and cable workers have walked off the job after working without a contract since August.
Supreme Court Deadlock Upholds Win For Unions In Fee CaseA tie vote from the Supreme Court means public sector unions in about half the states can continue collecting fees from workers who choose not to join.
Dallas Police Unions Frustrated With Chief BrownSome Dallas police unions have expressed frustration with Chief David Brown after the latest crime numbers, and are looking for changes.
More Police Officers Buying Professional InsuranceA fear of people suing police officers for their on-duty actions has led to an uptick in officer’s buying professional liability insurance, according to the Fraternal Order of Police.
High Court To Hear Dispute Over Public Sector Union FeesA Supreme Court dispute over public-sector union fees could sap the finances of organized labor and further erode the power of the nation's labor movement.
Ex-Bricklayer's Union Employee Admits Embezzling From GroupA former employee of the Bricklayer's International Union, Local 5, has pleaded guilty to embezzling nearly $161,000 from a trust fund used to train future union members. The union represented brick layers and trowel trade workers in Texas.
Southwest Airlines Unionized Pilots Nix Proposed ContractSouthwest Airlines Co. unionized pilots have rejected a proposed four-year labor contract.