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SOUTH BEND -- Dozens of people lined Lasalle Avenue in South Bend Saturday afternoon to show their support of the Indiana House Democrats who walked-out of the Statehouse on Tuesday. The actions are an effort to keep Republican legislation like ...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — On a prank call that quickly spread across the Internet, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker was duped into discussing his strategy to cripple public employee unions, promising never to give in and joking that he would use a baseball...
Tags: Ohio, Skype, Companies and Corporations, Politics, Jim Doyle
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Public schools in Madison will close on Monday for the fourth straight day as teachers are expected to continue protesting a bill that would strip their collective bargaining rights. District spokesman Ken Syke said Sunday...
Tags: Career and Workplace, Scott Walker
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Union members expect another Indiana Statehouse protest while a contentious labor bill awaits action in the Legislature. The AFL-CIO plans a midday "Stand Up for Hoosiers" rally Tuesday, a day after a Republican-led Indiana...
SOUTH BEND — Teachers were in the crowd of people protesting the “Right to Work” bill in Indianapolis. They are concerned about another bill in the legislature — Senate Bill 575. They believe it will make their bargaining unit...
A walkout and road trip across state lines is certainly not something we see every year from our state lawmakers, but experts say it's not unheard of. "Probably the more nationally famous walkout over redistricting occurred in Texas," said Sean Savage,...
Tags: Illinois, New Mexico, Texas, Wages and Pensions, Politics
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Gov. Rick Snyder is taking on everyone from senior citizens to state workers, public schools to city halls in his first budget proposal as he works to get Michigan on sound financial footing. The new governor made good on his...
South Bend Tribune Staff WriterThe on-going controversy regarding the legality of a pair of closed meetings conducted by the Niles Township Board has now taken the form of a lawsuit. Filed on May 6, the suit names as defendants the township as a whole, township Attorney Mary Spiegel,...
Tribune reportersHyatt workers and union members are set to protest the nomination of billionaire businesswoman Penny Pritzker to the Commerce Department in a continuing effort to call attention to a long-standing contract dispute. Members of the UniteHere union are...
Tribune reporterMore than 20 people protesting Chicago Public School plans to close 53 elementary schools were arrested this afternoon at City Hall, officials said. The protesters were arrested after sitting and blocking elevators on the main floor of the building...
The Avon Historical Society will present an exhibit on the Battle of Gettysburg at the Avon Free Public Library starting in June and going through July to cooincide with the 150th anniversary of that pivotal Civil War battle, according to an...
ReutersDETROIT (Reuters) - Bond restructurings, negotiated settlements with bondholders and bond insurers, and tough talk with unionized workers are on the agenda as Detroit's emergency financial manager tries to meet a self-imposed, six-week deadline to...
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