Human Resources News & Insights

The one thing unions and employers agree on

When the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the AFL-CIO agree on something, that’s news. But we’re talking about healthcare reform here, so anything’s possible.

New EFCA bill unveiled

Sen. Arlen Specter (D-PA) released a “new and improved” Employee Free Choice Act.  Businesses and labor leaders are trying to decide whether it really is new or improved.

Alert: EFCA introduced in Congress

After much speculation, the Employee Free Choice Act of 2009 (EFCA) was introduced in both houses of Congress on March 10.

Obama to AFL-CIO: ‘We will pass EFCA’

In a videotaped address, President Obama promised a group of union leaders that the controversial Employee Free Choice Act will become law.

HR’s funnier side: The world’s 3 worst bosses

The results are in, and it’s official! Working America, a community affiliate of the AFL-CIO, holds a contest every year in which people tell their bad-boss stories. The three best (worst?) get published. Take a look at the winners. Sound like anyone you know?