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Founder Of 2 Unions Guilty Of Embezzling Funds

A retired D.C. police detective has pleaded guilty to embezzling money from two unions he founded.

06/24/2014

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Opinion: Americans Failed Walmart Workers

After all the hype regarding Walmart employees’ discontent with their employer and the threat of a strike on Black Friday, the long holiday weekend was saw banner sales and virtually no protest at Walmarts.

11/26/2012

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Local Union Discusses Hostess Bankruptcy

While the company who makes those cream-filled snacks may be getting a new lease on life, a local bakers’ union is speaking about what happened with Hostess.

11/19/2012

President Barack Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney. (Getty Images/Luke Sharrett and Joe Raedle)

CBS Local Presidential Forum Obama/Romney: Square Off Over Education And Energy

Today on the CBS Local forum, Romney and Obama were asked: What will you do to make the U.S. more energy independent?

10/12/2012

President Barack Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney. (Getty Images/Luke Sharrett and Joe Raedle)

CBS Local Presidential Forum Obama/Romney: Debating Cities And Education

When it comes to America’s future, the issue of education rises to the top for many which is why Obama and Romney were asked to weigh in on it as well.

10/11/2012

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Opinion: Romney’s Move To The Middle Is Nothing More Than Baseless Rhetoric

Why is Mitt Romney, the severely Conservative candidate for president, all of a sudden moving to the middle?

10/09/2012

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Opinion: The NFL Is Ruining Its Own Brand With Cheap Replacement Refs

Want to know what a company looks like when it fires all its experienced workers and hires on cheap replacements? Watch last night’s embarrassment of a game between Green Bay and Seattle. But this is about more than just a game. This is about a trend in our national economy where trained professionals are cast aside for inferior workers.

09/25/2012

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Union Leaders Work To Save Sparrows Point Steel Mill

Uncertain future and steel mill operations ceased at Sparrows Point.

08/20/2012

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Opinion: A Doctor’s Opinion Of Obamacare

Good, hard-working Americans shouldn’t be forced to contemplate leaving their chosen profession as they are with federal laws such as Obamacare.

07/09/2012

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Prince George’s County Passes 2 Hiring Measures

Prince George’s County officials have approved bills that encourage county government contractors to employ local residents and use unionized labor.

11/16/2011

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Union Rally Expected To Bring 5,000 To Annapolis

Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller is bracing his Senate colleagues for a big rally in Annapolis early next week by unions that oppose state pension reforms.

03/10/2011

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Local Unions Support Wisconsin Workers

Here in Maryland, local unions are showing support for the workers in Wisconsin.

02/22/2011

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