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Transportation

SEPTA reaches agreement with suburban transit union, avoiding strike

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Investigations

John Dougherty resigns as head of IBEW Local 98 after conviction on corruption charges

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Demonstrations

Wyndham Philadelphia hotel workers protest ahead of contract negotiations

Wyndham Hotel strike

Transportation

SEPTA averts strike, agrees to new contract with transit union

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Transportation

SEPTA workers vote to authorize strike if new agreement can't be reached

SEPTA union strike vote

Education

SEPTA strike could disrupt in-person learning, Philly school district warns

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Government

Thousands of Philadelphia airport workers to receive pay bump

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Education

Philly teachers union tells members not to return to schools on Monday because of safety concerns

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Transportation

SEPTA union threatening legal action against transit authority over COVID-19 quarantine rules

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Business

Southwest Airlines issues furlough notices to nearly 7,000 employees

Southwest Airlines furloughs

Education

Philly teachers to receive pay bump as part of short-term contract agreement

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Education

Temple's faculty union calls for classes to remain virtual in spring semester

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Labor Day

University of the Arts faculty planning to form labor union

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The labor movement's vast contributions

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Police

Philadelphia police union to receive U.S. pandemic aid loan packages

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Prevention

Health systems failing to protect nurses amid COVID-19 crisis, union claims

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Transportation

SEPTA avoids work stoppage after union presses safety demands

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SEPTA

SEPTA makes changes to bus, trolley service after 22 TWU employees test positive for coronavirus

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Business

WHYY staffers unionize in near-unanimous vote

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Democratic presidential candidates talk unions at AFL-CIO Workers’ Presidential Summit

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Politics

Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders among presidential candidates to appear at Philly labor summit

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Protests

Is Trump administration looking to deflate 'Scabby the Rat' protest balloons?

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Election 2020

Bernie Sanders to visit Poconos nurses union meeting next week during big Pennsylvania trip

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Sponsored

IBEW Local 98 helps support Ronald McDonald House in West Philadelphia

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SEPTA

SEPTA transit police go on strike after contract negotiations break down

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Donations

Students receive new winter coats at ‘Operation Warm: New Coats for Kids’ event

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Politics

President Trump is coming to Philly this week to talk small business, workforce growth

Legislation

Mayor Kenney is going to propose a minimum wage increase for employees of city contractors

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LGBTQ

Former Mazzoni Center diversity director cites discrimination, wrongful termination in PCHR complaint

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Unions

Philly theatre, stage workers union feud over alleged wrongful firings

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Investigations

Report: FBI wiretapped Councilman Henon, John Dougherty for more than a year

Labor

Philly teacher wants to air contract dispute at NFL draft

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Education

School District of Philadelphia recruiting 1,000 new teachers for next year

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Lawsuits

Philly flight attendant sues American Airlines over alleged Facebook harassment

Uber

Milton Street delays Uber protest a week to research, talk with union rep

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Election Day

Unions plan 'voter vans' to get people to the polls if SEPTA strike persists

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Legislation

Prevailing wage law expanded to include service workers in Philadelphia

2016 Presidential Race

AFL-CIO boss touts Clinton at supermarket site where Trump almost built casino

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Lawsuits

Lawsuit claims Johnny Doc used racial slur during scuffle with nonunion worker

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Labor

SEPTA transit union votes to authorize Nov. 1 strike

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Courts

Pa. Supreme Court rules SRC illegally canceled teacher's union contract

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