OPB | Sept. 01, 2015
Long, stressful hours have high costs for Oregon corrections officers.
OPB | Dec. 03, 2014
WEDNESDAY: After negotiations with the University of Oregon administration failed, the Graduate Teaching Fellows Federation went on strike Tuesday for the first time in its 38 year history.
OPB | Oct. 22, 2014
WEDNESDAY: County plans to demolish a building used by a domestic violence shelter to make way for a new courthouse have lead to a lawsuit and community outcry.
OPB | Aug. 26, 2014
TUESDAY: A petition started by a Wilson High School teacher calls for Portland Public Schools superintendent Carole Smith to give the money from her 28 percent raise to needy students.
OPB | July 03, 2014
THURSDAY: We'll hear from SEIU Local 503 executive director Heather Conroy on the implications of Monday's Supreme Court decision on union dues.
OPB | July 02, 2014
WEDNESDAY: We'll find out what Monday's Supreme Court decision on union dues will mean for an ongoing debate in Oregon.
OPB | June 30, 2014
MONDAY: We'll analyze the much-anticipated Hobby Lobby case about contraceptive mandates and look back at the term with two law professors.
OPB | Feb. 21, 2014
FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.
OPB | Feb. 19, 2014
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.
OPB | Feb. 14, 2014
FRIDAY: We'll find out how people in Medford are handling the teacher strike, as it enters its second week.
OPB | Feb. 06, 2014
THURSDAY: Portland teachers vote whether or not to approve a strike Wednesday night, while Medford schools could see a teacher strike Thursday.
OPB | Jan. 02, 2014
THURSDAY: Boeing machinists will vote Friday on a contract that has serious implications for the region's aerospace industry.
OPB | Nov. 19, 2013
TUESDAY: In Medford, teachers and administrators have reached an impasse, while negotiations drag on in Portland.
OPB | Sept. 09, 2013
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.
OPB | April 04, 2013
Democrats and Republicans in the Oregon Legislature are pushing different proposals to reform the Public Employees Retirement System.
OPB | March 11, 2013
Bills introduced in Salem would require credit unions to pay excise taxes and invest in underserved communities.
OPB | March 06, 2013
An Oregon lawmaker says foster parents should be able to make their voices heard in Salem by forming a union.
OPB | Jan. 15, 2013
Following an investigation by The Oregonian the Amalgamated Transit Union Local 757 is calling for changes to rules governing working hours for drivers.
OPB | Jan. 08, 2013
An investigation by The Oregonian reveals exhaustion is a common problem among TriMet drivers.