|Virtual MayDay 2021SATURDAY,MAY 1, 202111 AM CDT – 1:30 PM CDT|
|Join the Illinois Labor History Society and the Chicago Federation of Labor on Saturday, May 1st, to celebrate the 135th anniversary of the historic walkout for the eight-hour day that became the holiday for working people around...
Raber to rebuild in West Peoria
WEST PEORIA, Ill. – The President of Peoria’s only local farm-to-fork packinghouse has announced plans to rebuild the family business after a fire destroyed the business in November 2018.
Raber Packing Company President, Buddy Courdt, announced the company will rebuild in West...
The Impending Effects of the Janus Case on Public Sector Workers
A new report finds that a Janus decision against fair share fees would lower public sector worker earnings and have negative impacts on the U.S. economy. According to the Wall Street Journal, the “study says the expected outcome of the Janus case will shrink public-sector labor unions in 23 states.” The U.S. labor movement is bracing...Read more