Union Workers

View of Detroit from the Greektown Casino parking deck. (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

Snyder: Emergency Financial Manager Decision Could Take Weeks

Gov. Rick Snyder is talking about Detroit’s financial picture, for the first time since the state review team found the city is in a financial emergency.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/21/2013

Detroit City Council in session (WWJ Photo/Marie Osborne, File)

Detroit Council Approves Union Worker Furlough Days

In an effort to address the city’s budget deficit, Detroit City Council has approved a resolution imposing mandatory furlough days for some union workers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/21/2013

(credit: WWJ/Ron Dewey)

Actor Danny Glover At NAIAS To Push For Workers’ Rights

Actor Danny Glover stopped by the the Detroit Auto Show to speak out on behalf of workers at a Nissan plant in Canton, Mississippi who have been barred from organizing a union.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/14/2013

(credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Vice President Biden To Take Part In Detroit’s Labor Day Parade

The Labor Day appearance by Vice President Joe Biden comes on the eve of the Democratic National Convention.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/28/2012

Contract Talks To Resume For MGM Grand Casino Workers

MGM workers rejected a deal after workers at Motor City casino and Greektown Casino approved contracts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/30/2011

Chrysler Workers To Vote On New Contract

UAW workers at Chrysler will wrap up voting on their new contract on Tuesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/24/2011


U.S. Ford Workers Approve 4-Year Labor Contract

“I believe UAW Ford workers understood the importance of each and every vote,” said UAW Vice President Jimmy Settles.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/19/2011

President Obama in Detroit in 2010. (File Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

President To Address Labor Day Crowd In Detroit

Thousands of union workers have descended on downtown Detroit in a show of solidarity for the annual Labor Day parade.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/05/2011