Tagged: Labor

PSU Faculty May Strike Within A Month

OPB | March 13, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: Portland State University's full-time faculty voted overwhelming to approve a strike, which could begin in early April.

Putting The PPS Dispute In Context

OPB | Feb. 19, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: With a Portland Public School teacher strike averted, we'll get analysis of the deal and how it fits into other labor conflicts around the region and the country.

Medford Teacher Strike Continues

OPB | Feb. 14, 2014 12:40 p.m.

FRIDAY: We'll find out how people in Medford are handling the teacher strike, as it enters its second week.

Secretary Of State Releases TriMet Audit

OPB | Jan. 29, 2014 12:15 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Secretary of State Kate Brown is releasing a top-to-bottom audit of the state's largest transit agency.

How Close Are Portland Public School Teachers To Agreement...Or A Strike?

OPB | Jan. 21, 2014 12:30 p.m.

TUESDAY: We'll talk with OPB education reporter Rob Manning to get the latest on the protracted labor dispute between teachers and the district.

Teacher Contract Negotiations In Medford And Portland

OPB | Nov. 19, 2013 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: In Medford, teachers and administrators have reached an impasse, while negotiations drag on in Portland.

Labor Unions Want City Of Portland's Outsourced Jobs

Sept. 09, 2013 12:20 p.m.

Members of a local labor union say they should be getting the jobs that the City of Portland has been outsourcing to inmate work crews.

Labor Commissioner Race

Oct. 15, 2012 12:30 p.m.

State Senator Bruce Starr is challenging incumbent Labor Commissioner Brad Avakian in this nonpartisan statewide race.

Striking Teachers

May 14, 2012 9:06 a.m.

Teachers in the Eagle Point School District are on strike and another district has voted to approve a strike later this month. What's going on?

The Role of Unions

March 08, 2011 9 a.m.

What's the role of unions in Oregon today?

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