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Rich Lowry: The Tom Steyer veto

...defying what would otherwise be uncontroversial public policy. Rarely does a meritless cause get so much traction. But union workers can be forgiven for not appreciating Steyer's virtuosity. The president of the Laborers' International Union of...
People on Social Security should get discount

...recipients have not received an increase on their lifetime paid up insurance policy. While all the federal and state union workers think they should have the money replaced in their retirement accounts which was lost by the people who managed their...
Council OKs new contract

...was approved by the Soldotna City Council and was approved, after months of negotiation. The new contract will give union workers a 1.8-percent pay increase. "In the future it'll be tied to the Anchorage Consumer Price Index," City Manager...
Unions provide good jobs

Union jobs in Alaska are better jobs. A union worker earns more money than a non-union worker, is more likely to have employer-provided health insurance and is four times more likely to...
Bus driver talks stalled: Teamsters, First Student hopeful for positive results difficult for non-union employees like himself to work. First Student policy is to hire both union and non-union workers. Shannon feels that economically, unions are detrimental to the surrounding communities. "Bus drivers get paid...
What's wrong with unions? is in some way touched by union workers, ie., union farm workers...Most hospitals are operated with union workers. Our highways are plowed by union...power is maintained by electrical union workers. And finally, our police and...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Archives03/11/01

...for meth lab sentenced Ex-mayor reimburses North Pole over contested election Regents seek raises for non-union workers Three convicting of sex abuse of 14-year-old Fairbanks teen gets six years for two armed robberies Swingley...


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