He is known informally as the Mayor. Because as he makes the rounds at Citi Field during the course of his work day, Greg Ingram seems to know everybody, and everybody knows him. “I’m always a people person,” said Ingram. “That’s what I like most about my job: the people.” In 1984, the fresh-out-of-high-school Bronx…

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Bernie Sanders took time out of his busy campaign yesterday, as he usually does, to join workers on the picket line. CBS affiliate, WKLY, reports: “Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders met with striking AT&T workers Sunday before his rally in Louisville. More than 20,000 AT&T Southeast workers across nine states, including Kentucky, went on…

On Thursday, August 22, Teamsters Local 396 led a march in the City if Beverly Hills that included sanitation workers employed by Athens Environmental Services, hundreds of community residents, and members of the labor, environmental, and faith communities to support Athens sanitation workers. Workers showed Athens that they will keep fighting until they get a…

On August 26th, 2018, the Republican governor of Illinois, Bruce Rauner, vetoed a modest $40,000 teacher minimum salary. On Thursday, the legislation became law thanks to his Democratic successor. The Hill reports: “Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker (D) signed legislation Thursday that would raise the minimum salary a teacher can earn in the state to $40,000…