Union front groups say they will protest outside more than 2,000 Walmart locations on Friday, but labor critics do not expect to find too many workers in their midst.
New union contracts negotiated at American auto manufacturers will lead to a spike in labor costs after years of belt tightening.
Only five Syrian Christians have been admitted to the United States since October, accounting for fewer than two percent of all refugees accepted.
Hillary Clinton’s minimum wage hike could cut nearly 800,000 jobs with people at the bottom end of the pay scale suffering the steepest job losses, according to a study by two leading economists.
The Democratic frontrunner has said that she supports a $12 hourly wage and reiterated that position at Saturday’s Democratic debate because “that is what the Democrats in the Senate have put forward.”
Rep. Tammy Duckworth endorsed a union attack on McDonald’s after the chain restaurant forgot to give her a cheeseburger.
Insurgent socialist presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders scored a coveted endorsement from one of the largest public sector unions in the country on Thursday.
New Hampshire Democrat Maggie Hassan dodged questions about her support for President Obama’s plan to close the terrorist detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, on Monday evening.
New Hampshire Democrat Maggie Hassan spent Monday fundraising with a top lobbyist for the Koch brothers, despite her past criticism of the libertarian philanthropists.
One of the nation’s largest unions accused President Obama of betraying workers and the labor movement by blocking the Keystone Pipeline and is backing up its rhetoric with campaign donations to Republicans.
Political observers and activists criticized Democratic New Hampshire Gov. Maggie Hassan’s recent call to address the state’s drug crisis as “political theater” designed to advance her Senate campaign, rather than save lives.