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.

Another U.S. Sen. shovels dirt on EFCA

On the heels of Republican Arlen Specter’s announcement that he won’t support the Employee Free Choice Act comes another similar announcement —  this time from a Democrat.

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?