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.
Union Membership Drops To Lowest Levels In 20 YearsFigures released this week by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics showed that Michigan had 627000 union workers in 2010. Which is 11.7 percent fewer than the state had a year earlier.
The Feldman Report-PM 09/06
Labor Day 2010