Tag: strike

Industry, Transportation & Infrastructure

Autoworkers strike would test Biden’s ‘most pro-union president in US history’ assertion

September 13, 2023

Via: Federal News Network

The prospect of an auto workers strike could test Joe Biden’s treasured assertion that he’s the most pro-union president in U.S. history. The United Auto Workers is threatening to strike against the nation’s big three automakers, General Motors, Ford and […]

Industry, Transportation & Infrastructure

President Biden announces tentative railway labor agreement

September 16, 2022

Via: Transportation Today

President Joe Biden announced a tentative agreement had been reached between rail worker unions and major freight carriers Thursday. The agreement is expected to avert a potential strike in advance of a midnight Thursday deadline. Biden said the agreement included […]

Education, Industry

Minneapolis teachers strike after failing to reach contract

March 8, 2022

Via: Washington's Top News

Teachers in the Minneapolis School District walked off the job on Tuesday in a dispute over wages, class sizes and mental health support for students coping with two years of the coronavirus pandemic, at least temporarily pausing classes for about […]