Democrats’ Bolder Stand on Labor Reflects Nation’s Ideological Shift

When Bernie Sanders ran for president in 2016, his campaign was strikingly pro-labor. He proposed a…

G.M. Strike’s Economic Toll: Idle Trucks, Packed Warehouses

The truck drivers at Phoenix Transit & Logistics in Dearborn, Mich., are long gone. Around three…

Immigration Judges’ Union Lodges Labor Complaints Against Trump Administration

WASHINGTON — The union representing the nation’s immigration judges filed two labor complaints against the Justice…

Lordstown Plant Is Idle, but It Hovers Over G.M. Strike Talks

In its negotiations with the striking United Auto Workers union, General Motors has put a seemingly…

Graduate Students, After Gains in Union Efforts, Face a Federal Setback

On an October evening in 2017, Natalia Piland, a graduate student at the University of Chicago,…

Labor Unions, Like Voters, Are Waiting to Pick a 2020 Favorite

PITTSBURGH — Bernie Sanders was in his element — railing against “the billionaire class” — as…

Sanders Picks Up Union Endorsement

PITTSBURGH — The United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America endorsed Bernie Sanders on Monday,…

Bernie Sanders Sets a Goal: Double Union Membership in 4 Years

ALTOONA, Iowa — Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont on Wednesday rolled out an ambitious plan to…

Trump’s Pittsburgh Speech Was a Paying Gig for Audience

Thousands of union workers at a multibillion-dollar petrochemical plant being built outside Pittsburgh were given the…

House Democrats Move to Knock Out a Key Piece of Obamacare

WASHINGTON — The Affordable Care Act is likely to suffer a serious legislative blow on Wednesday,…

5 Ways John Paul Stevens Made a Mark on the Supreme Court

WASHINGTON — Justice John Paul Stevens, who died on Tuesday at 99, served for almost 35…

Trump’s New Top Labor Official Is Expected to Advance an Anti-Labor Agenda

Congressional Republicans, members of their staffs and conservative activists regularly flew first class to Saipan, an…

Union Challenge of Trump Executive Orders Rejected by Federal Court

A federal appeals court on Tuesday dealt unions a setback in their legal fight against executive…

One of the First Outside Spending Pushes for 2020 Goes for Bill de Blasio

A hotel union in New York is readying one of the first outside spending campaigns of…

Pelosi Slow-Walks Trump’s New Nafta Deal

Speaker Nancy Pelosi is resisting pressure from the Trump administration to quickly approve an updated North…