- GOP Ill. governor candidates debate unions' role Updated: Mar-05-14 9:52 pm
- Philly, white-collar union reach tentative accord Updated: Feb-26-14 11:23 am
- Hatch wins endorsements from major labor unions Updated: Feb-13-14 6:56 pm
CHICAGO - A major union's endorsement became a central focus of a debate between the Republican candidates for Illinois governor on Wednesday, prompting questions about the contenders' GOP credentials, accusations of "selling out" taxpayers and pointed exchanges over the role of organized labor in the state's politics.
PHILADELPHIA - The city of Philadelphia has reached a tentative agreement on a new contract with a union representing about 4,000 white-collar workers, ending a stalemate that dates back to 2009.
DES MOINES, Iowa - Several major Iowa labor unions announced Thursday that they are endorsing Democratic state Sen. Jack Hatch for governor.