News From: Union


by Kris LaGrange | on Jan 21, 2021

Biden Signs Order to Create COVID OSHA Standard

One day after taking the oath of office to become the 46th President of the United States, Joe Biden has hit the ground running with a number of Executive Orders (EO) aimed at controlling the COVID-...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jan 20, 2021

Biden First 100 Days: Help Unions

With Joe Biden now becoming the President of the United States, unions are stepping up their effort to ensure that Biden is the most pro-union President in history. Some of these are things that...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jan 18, 2021

Amazon Union Vote Set

One of the most important union elections of 2021 will begin next month according to the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB). The election, which will happen at the Bessemer Alabama Amazon...

by Brian Young | on Jan 15, 2021

List: Capitol Insurgents Who Lost Their Job

Listed below are the worst of the worst. Since the DC Riot, the FBI has asked for help in identifying those who took part in the violence. Many have been identified and some have lost their jobs....

by Brian Young | on Jan 14, 2021

Right to Work Governor Arrested

In 2014, Michigan Governor Rick Snyder decided to switch Flint, Michigan’s water supply from Lake Huron to the Flint River. This plan was supposed to save money, but instead caused corrosion in...

by Brian Young | on Jan 12, 2021

Last NYC Non-Union Hotel Signs

When tourists come to New York City, they head to Times Square, and many stay at the Marriott Marquis. Up until last week, the towering hotel in the middle of Times Square held a dubious distinction...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jan 09, 2021

Rioting NYC Transit Worker to be Fired

Following the attack on the United States Capitol on Wednesday by Trump supporters, there has been a nationwide manhunt for the perpetrators. That manhunt has come back to New York where a...

by Brian Young | on Jan 08, 2021

FBI Releases Pictures of Wanted Trump Rioters

Two days after the attack on the US Capitol, there are still many unanswered questions as well as a national search for the perpetrators. Some, like Richard Barnett, the man seen sitting in Speaker...

by Brian Young | on Jan 05, 2021

23 States Raise Their Minimum Wages

On January 1st, workers in 23 states saw raises as minimum wage increases took effect. States that raised their minimum wage included somewhere automatic increases were set years ago to create a path...

by Guest Post | on Jan 05, 2021

13 Things to Do If Your Boss Doesn't Take COVID Seriously

This post was written by the AFGE Winter is not coming. It’s already here.   Due to the high volume of COVID-19 exposure in several government agencies, our union has...

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