The White House announced today that Mary Beth Maxwell, director of the pro-labor advocacy group American Rights at Work, is leaving that organization to become a senior adviser to the middle-class task force being headed up by Vice President Biden.
By Alec MacGillis Another week, another sign that the labor movement is badly riven by...
Andy Stern, head of the influential Service Employees International Union, raised the prospect of reforms that would overhaul union elections without giving workers the option of organizing sans secret ballot elections.
As members of Congress returned home for their two-week recess, Sen. Blanche Lincoln (D-Ark.) today wasted no time in delivering a major blow to the fading hopes of the Employee Free Choice Act.