A restaurant in Missouri fired workers who protested their low wages and awful work hours. The Springfield News-Leader reports: “Picketing outside of Aviary Cafe in Springfield, about a dozen workers on Monday protested for higher wages and health benefits after ‘being overworked like slaves.’ The strikers were not unionized, and all were fired after walking…

Mandatory vaccination for all federal workers is a possibility, the President said today. CNBC reports: “President Joe Biden said Tuesday his administration is weighing whether to require federal employees to be vaccinated for the coronavirus as the highly contagious delta variant spreads throughout the U.S. ‘That’s under consideration right now,’ Biden told reporters when asked…

What a difference a presidential election makes. The NLRB’s General Counsel position has gone from a former partner at a union-busting firm nominated by Trump to a union-side lawyer today. The National Labor Relations Board announced the swearing-in via a press release today: “Today, the National Labor Relations Board welcomes Jennifer Abruzzo as General Counsel.…

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