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Board Dismisses Ruling To Allow College Athletes To Unionize

The National Labor Relations Board has dismissed a historic ruling that Northwestern University football players are school employees who are entitled to form what would be the nation’s first union of college athletes

08/17/2015

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Unions Representing Michigan Workers Lose Case Over Dues

The Michigan Supreme Court says state workers can’t be forced to pay labor unions for negotiating contracts and providing other services.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/29/2015

Pamela Owens speaks at a rally in Detroit. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Detroit Janitors Demand ‘Family Sustaining’ $15 Per Hour Wage

How much should janitors be paid?

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/17/2015

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Dockworkers’ Labor Dispute Cuts Production At Honda Indiana Plant

Production at the Honda plant will be cut in half for the rest of the week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/18/2015

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Unions Lose Challenge To Michigan Right-To-Work Law

A judge has rejected a challenge from opponents of Michigan’s right-to-work law who claimed people were illegally locked out of the Capitol when lawmakers debated the legislation in 2012.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/07/2015

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Michigan Supreme Court To Hear Major Right-To-Work Case

Unions have much to lose if the decision stands.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/13/2015

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Michigan Close To Banning Student-Athlete Unions

Athletes would be blocked from unionizing at public universities under a bill that won final passage Tuesday.

97.1 The Ticket–12/16/2014

A Volkswagen worker polishes the logo on the front of a car coming off the assembly line. (Credit: ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/GettyImages)

UAW Leaders: Consensus Reached With Volkswagen

UAW officials say the creation of Local 42 will avoid the need for another election that could involve “third-party interference.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/10/2014

Newly elected UAW President Dennis WIlliams--file photo. (WWJ/Beth Fisher)

New Face Of UAW Stresses Membership Solidarity, Bridging Pay Gaps

Attendees heard from Teamsters President James Hoffa, followed by newly-elected UAW President Dennis Williams delivering his inaugural address.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/05/2014

United Auto Workers president Bob King. (Bill Pugliano/Getty Images, File)

UAW Raises Dues For 1st Time In 47 Years

Representatives from local unions across the nation approved the increase with a show of hands, raising dues from two hours of pay per month to 2 1/2 hours.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/03/2014

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