Tag : Labor and Jobs

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Amazon Union Vote: Labor Loss May Bring Shift in Strategy

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“Everywhere they tried, they were defeated,’’ Nelson Lichtenstein, a labor historian at the University of California, Santa Barbara, said of the unions. “Walmart would send...
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As U.S. Prospects Brighten, Fed’s Powell Sees Risk in Global Vaccination Pace

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Jerome H. Powell, the Federal Reserve chair, stressed on Thursday that even as economic prospects look brighter in the United States, getting the world vaccinated...
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Biden Plan Spurs Fight Over What ‘Infrastructure’ Really Means

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“Many people in the states would be surprised to hear that broadband for rural areas no longer counts,” said Anita Dunn, a senior adviser to...
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Biden Details $2 Trillion Plan to Rebuild Infrastructure and Reshape the Economy

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WASHINGTON — President Biden will unveil an infrastructure plan on Wednesday whose $2 trillion price tag would translate into 20,000 miles of rebuilt roads, repairs...
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Biden May Be the Most Pro-Labor President Ever; That May Not Save Unions

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Two months into the new administration, labor leaders are proclaiming Joseph R. Biden Jr. to be the most union-friendly president of their lifetime — and...