ends 344-day strike at Williams Controls
Union leaders think shoddy work by strikebreakers, and a government legal
ruling, led the company to settle.
AFT sue to hold Sizemore liable for $2.5 million verdict
Oregon Education Association and American Federation of Teachers -Oregon
have initiated contempt of court proceedings against Bill Sizemore for
failing to comply with a court order in their lawsuit against him; and
they filed a new lawsuit to hold him personally liable for last September's
$2.5 million jury award.
Workers at Crown Cork and
Seal honor slain co-worker's memory
Employees at the Crown Cork and Seal can manufacturing plant in North
Portland held a memorial service and dedication Aug. 12 marking the one-year
anniversary of a horrific industrial accident that killed a colleague.
Laid-off custodian illustrates
family health care needs
Laid-off Portland Public Schools custodian Mason Young and his family
recently returned from a whirlwind four-day tour of Washington, D.C.,
where they met with U.S. senators, the surgeon general and the media to
talk about publicly-funded health care programs for children.
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