Union

July 11, 2019 - 3:22 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Despite vocal objections from unionized dockworkers and a recent City Council veto, the Los Angeles Harbor Commission today again approved a permit allowing electric-powered automated cargo handlers to be installed by the port's largest operator. Now, the #HarborCommission...
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Rebekah Sager
June 26, 2019 - 8:04 am
Grocery workers in Southern California with the United Food and Commercial Workers union (UFCW) have voted to authorize a strike against their grocery store employers. #BREAKING Grocery workers in Southern California @UFCW770 – have voted to authorize a strike against their grocery store employers...
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February 20, 2019 - 11:51 am
(CBS News) - Southwest Airlines cancelled 440 flights Wednesday and saw many planes delayed amid an ongoing contract dispute with its mechanics union. The disruptions, recorded by flight tracking site FlightAware, comes as the discount carrier spars with the Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association...
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Jon Baird
January 29, 2019 - 2:12 pm
LOS ANGELES (/KNX 1070/CNS) - The LAUSD Board of Education has unanimously approved the new labor contract with its teachers union, despite concerns from the county about its financial sustainability. The Los Angeles Unified School District Board of Education is expected today to formally sign off...
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Jon Baird KNX1070
December 28, 2018 - 9:08 am
(KNX 1070) -- With a strike by 300,000 LA teachers set to begin in less than two weeks, the Los Angeles Unified School District has reportedly begun hiring hundreds of substitutes to fill in. It's considered another sign that a walkout is becoming increasingly likely. Superintendent Austin Beutner...
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Jon Baird KNX1070
December 20, 2018 - 10:05 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - The union representing 33,000 Los Angeles Unified School District teachers announced today it will go on strike Jan. 10 if no labor deal with the district is reached. United Teachers Los Angeles President Alex Caputo-Pearl said there has been no movement from the district on key...
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Dreamstime
November 20, 2018 - 9:09 am
(KNX 1070) - The contract dispute between the Los Angeles teacher's union and the school district is headed into its final phase. A three-member fact-finding panel has been chosen and has 30 days to come up with a resolution between the two parties. Once the recommendations are submitted, the...
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Dreamstime
November 01, 2018 - 7:55 am
(KNX 1070) - A teacher’s strike continues to loom in Los Angeles after the teacher’s union rejected a revised contract offer from the Los Angeles Unified School District and both sides are pointing fingers. KNX reporter Margaret Carrero: (2/2) @UTLAnow President tells @KNX1070 they want genuine...
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Dreamstime
October 12, 2018 - 5:08 pm
(KNX 1070) - Negotiations between the LA Unified School District and the teachers union did not go well. Today's mediation session, the third one ended with no contract and the district immediately filed an unfair labor practice charge against the United Teachers Los Angeles for allegedly refusing...
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July 24, 2018 - 8:00 am
(KNX 1070) - After weeks of protests by unionized Disneyland Resort employees over low wages, the resort and labor coalition have reached a contract agreement. Thousands of Disneyland Resort workers will get a pay raise of $15 dollars an hour starting next year. Andrea Zinder with the United Food...
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