Navato Ordered To Re-Hire Fired Workers But NUHW Bargaining Struggle Continues - 06-12-17
By Doug Cunningham Navato Healthcare Center nursing home is under an NLRB order to rehire and pay tens of thousands of dollars in back pay to five workers in California. They were organizing a local of the National Union of Healthcare Workers (NUHW) when they were fired just two days before an NLRB union representation election.
Charter School Workers Vote To Merge With Chicago Teachers’ Union - 06-12-17
By JoAnne Powers Members of the nation’s largest union of charter school educators announced Friday that they have voted overwhelmingly to merge with the Chicago Teachers Union. The Chicago Alliance of Charter Teachers and Staff, Local 4343 of the American Federation of Teachers, represents a thousand teachers at 32 of the city’s charter schools.