NLRB Will Soon Certify American University Grad Student Union Vote - 04-13-17
By Doug Cunningham American University grad student workers will soon see their overwhelming vote to join SEIU Local 500 certified by the National Labor Relations Board. That union local also represents adjunct faculty at American University in Washington, D.C. The union victory for the grad student workers came after several months of talks with the university administration.
Progressive Democrats Of America Urge Medicare For All - 04-13-17
By Doug Cunningham [Donna Smith]: "Nobody can let their guard down now and think that this means Republicans aren't gonna go back at it at some point." Progressive Democrats of America Executive Director Donna Smith cautioning healthcare activists not to rest on the laurels of defeating Trump-care.
Labor Department Seeks More Info On Google Gender Wage Discrimination - 04-13-17
By Doug Cunningham In an ongoing Department of Labor hearing process Google is being charged with widespread, systematic gender wage discrimination. Google denies it discriminates against female workers. But in the proceedings in San Francisco, the U.S. Labor Department says Google is guilty of "extreme" gender pay discrimination.