Nonunion workers are on their own. Union workers bargain collectively with their employers. In the Collective Bargaining section, we report on all aspects of that: negotiations, mediations, and arbitrations; impasses, lockouts, and strikes; and tentative agreements, votes, and ratification of new union contracts.
If ratified as expected members of Oregon Nurses Association would see wages rise more than 9 percent.
For workers in the company’s wireless division, it’s the first-ever walkout.
Bargaining has been under way since November.
Bargaining took less than 3 hours, and the result is an increase of $16.03 over six years.
A long-festering union dispute comes to a close as the third union at KGW-TV ratifies a new contract.
Members of United Steelworkers Local 330 ratify the contract in a 54-41 vote.
Can public sector unions and their employers allow the press and members of the public to observe union contract negotiations?
The extension will give the sides more time to address problems with multi-employer pension plans.
Wages will rise by $3.25 an hour for the plant’s 500+ workers.
The family-run company has hired a known union-buster to lead negotiations.