Local AFL-CIO Holds Constitutional Convention Highlighting Solidarity For RightsThe Metropolitan Detroit AFL-CIO held its 22nd Constitutional Convention in Detroit Saturday.
Local Unions Throwing Support Behind Democrat Cavanaugh For County ExecutiveCavanaugh is a current state representative hoping to unseat Bob Ficano and said that he will fight to avoid an emergency manager.
Judge Won't Upset Key Part Of Michigan Right-To-Work LawA judge has rejected a challenge to a key portion of a Michigan law that allows workers to have a job without giving financial support to a union.
Local Federal Employees Protest Shutdown In DetroitUnion members carried signs as they marched Thursday in downtown Detroit.
Labor Unions Look To Federal Court To Stop Right-To-WorkMichigan's right-to-work law is set to go into effect in late March and labor unions are heading to federal court in an attempt to block the law.
VP Joe Biden Part Of Detroit's Labor Day CelebrationThe vice president will be speaking at a noon rally following Detroit's annual Labor Day parade which steps off at 9 a.m. from the corner of Michigan and Trumbull.
AFL-CIO Elects New PresidentKarla Swift is the new president of the Michigan AFL-CIO, succeeding Mark Gaffney who led the labor group for 12 years.
Thomas Turner, Former Union Leader, Dies At 83Turner was elected president of the Wayne County AFL-CIO in 1968 -- and the next year was elected president of the newly formed Metro-Detroit AFL-CIO. He held that post for 20 years before retiring in 1989.
Labor Day Parade Theme: America Wants To Work Thousands will join in for a march and rally in Detroit Monday, all part of the Labor Day Parade.
Union Members, Supporters Rally In LansingA crowd of thousands gathered in Lansing, Wednesday, for an afternoon rally -- with union members leading the charge.
Hundreds Of Union Members To Rally In LansingUnion members plan to rally against a bill that would end collective bargaining.
Union Plans State Budget ProtestProtests are already being planned to oppose Michigan Governor Rick Snyder's budget plan and plans for emergency financial managers.