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Calif. IBEW Members Mobilize Against Prop. 32

Michigan IBEW Activists Mobilize for Pro-Worker Candidates, Initiatives

By Jenny Brown

Latino workers in the Phoenix area are fighting back against the bullying sheriff of Maricopa County, Joe Arpaio. They’ve registered over 34,000 new voters for the November election.

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By Karl Kramer

Low-wage workers in California who had been organizing for expanded rights were stunned when Governor Jerry Brown vetoed pro-worker bills, citing the burden the protections would place on employers.

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by Jim Stanford

Early this month Labor Notes published a piece critical of the Canadian Auto Workers’ new contracts with the Detroit 3 auto makers. Here's the CAW’s account of the bargaining and contracts.

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by Frank Hammer

Voters have been treated to a lot of false contrasts between the campaigns of Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama. As it turns out, Romney’s prescriptions for saving the auto industry and what took place under Obama were remarkably similar.

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By Jenny Brown

Republicans in Congress are gnashing their teeth, but TSA workers are voting on their first contract, which would establish important labor rights for the 45,000 workers who screen passengers and baggage at airports.

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by Charles Borchert

The newest guide from veteran labor lawyer Robert M. Schwartz teaches stewards how to be better defenders of their members. Its examples and tips are advice you will use every day.

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Members Wage Powerful Campaigns for Public Office

By Alexandra Bradbury

Strikers have returned to work with full back pay at Walmart’s giant warehouse in Elwood, Illinois. They had struck for three weeks over their employer's illegal retaliation for on-the-job organizing.

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