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Teachers’ Union Complains Of Campaign Handouts Backing Gansler

A judge has decided not to grant a restraining order to stop the distribution of campaign handouts that the state’s largest teachers’ union says misrepresent their trademarked ballots shaped like apples.

06/24/2014

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Montgomery County Union Sits Out Of Executive Race

A union representing 8,000 Montgomery County employees is staying out of the county executive’s race due to opposition to the incumbent and doubts about his challenger.

06/04/2014

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Hopkins Workers Rallying For Better Pay Bring Star Power To Baltimore

The battle heats up between 2,000 service workers and administrators at Johns Hopkins Hospital. Some union workers say they’re living in poverty while the hospital makes millions. They brought in some Hollywood stars to make their point.

05/10/2014

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Employees Wrap Up 3-Day Strike Outside Johns Hopkins Hospital

Thousands of employees at Johns Hopkins Hospital are wrapping up their three-day strike. They say they’re making poverty level wages while the hospital thrives and continues to expand.

04/11/2014

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Unions Say Wicomico Educator Pay Lags In Maryland

While Wicomico County’s educator salaries are higher than the general population’s average income, advocates say the county is lagging behind other counties in pay for teachers and principals.

12/15/2013

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Utility Workers Picket For New Contract

Union utility workers are picketing in Frederick to draw attention to their contract dispute with FirstEnergy Corp.

10/25/2013

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Strike At Port Of Baltimore Could Have Huge Md. Impact

Baltimore’s port is still shut down for a second day. Striking longshoremen and ship companies have yet to reach a contract settlement.

10/17/2013

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First Black Union Soldiers Remembered In D.C. Exhibit

Months after the Emancipation Proclamation was signed 150 years ago, the first unit of black Northern soldiers was organized as the 54th Massachusetts Regiment and went on to fight at Fort Wagner in South Carolina during the Civil War.

09/15/2013

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Union For Correctional Officers Criticizes State Over Security Threats

Another assault on a correctional officer at the maximum security prison in Western Maryland has union officials demanding three directors be fired.

08/06/2013

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Large Number Of D.C. Firefighters Call Out Sick

A large number of District of Columbia firefighters called out sick on New Year’s Eve, leaving the city short-staffed on a busy night.

01/04/2013

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Union Sues Metro Over Firing Of Police Officer

The union representing Metro transit police is suing the transit agency to reinstate an officer who the union says was wrongly fired.

12/10/2012

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Pepco, Union Agree To Terms; Strike Likely Averted

Pepco and its union say they have reached a tentative contract agreement that will likely avert a strike.

10/08/2012

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