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Hundreds gather to celebrate local workforce's (about) the workers and the companies that helped build the country." King and his wife, Sandy, worked as union leaders for about 15 years when they lived in Juneau, he said. They enjoy attending the Labor Day Picnic to see the community...
Proposal would reject pay increases for public employees

...rejecting monetary terms in contracts for more than a dozen bargaining units for the upcoming fiscal year, a move that one union leader called unacceptable.The language, approved in a hearing Wednesday morning, would reject the monetary terms unless...
House speaker pushes for minimum wage bill

...legislation. That happened in 2002, and a year later, lawmakers gutted the law, leaving a bitter taste in the mouths of union leaders and initiative supporters.Chenault was among the lawmakers who voted to both raise the minimum wage in 2002 and then...
EU reaches deal to cut emissions

BRUSSELS - European Union leaders agreed early Friday to cut greenhouse gas emissions in the 28-nation bloc to at least 40 percent below 1990 levels by 2030...
Employees challenge district authority by following rules

...she said. "It shouldn't hurt anyone if we are still doing our job that we are paid to do -- should it?" Union leaders predicted more job actions. "I suspect it will go on until we have a contract in hand," Bilben said. "I would...

...tracks, with the front car ending up inches from the water where the Hudson River meets the Harlem River.A lawyer and union leader for the derailed train's engineer, William Rockefeller, have said the train's hypnotic motion may have caused...
News on the 777x, the aerospace giant had a tremendous advantage.The company, the state's governor and national union leaders all hailed the contract as a vital boost to the region's economy, but to some observers the vote dealt a blow to...
Commission ponders future of state raises

...of his cabinet. "It does make sense to not pay the cabinet more than the governor," Halford said. Jim Duncan, a union leader and former Juneau legislator, said the governor should be paid more than department heads, even though individuals...
Bus driver talks stalled: Teamsters, First Student hopeful for positive results

...through tax money, when we demand more money, taxes go up. In terms of real spending, unions hurt everyone except union leaders and politicians," he said. Shannon said he's happy with his pay and benefits. Shannon reported earning $15 per...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Alaska Newspaper -

...Wednesday, November 3, 2004 Still going NHL players get updated on lockout TORONTO Seventy-five NHL players met with union leaders Tuesday to get an update on a lockout that shows no sign of ending. Among those players was Montreal's Pierre Dagenais...


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