A police in New York City has the attention of the FBI. The New York Times reports: “Federal investigators on Tuesday morning raided the Manhattan office of one of New York City’s main police unions in connection with an ongoing investigation, according to two people with the knowledge of the matter. The union, the Sergeants…

From the United Auto Workers: UAW President Ray Curry announced today that the elected national bargaining team at John Deere has reached a tentative agreement. “Our UAW John Deere national bargaining team worked tirelessly to create substantial gains for members,” said Ray Curry, UAW International President. “We want to thank the UAW bargaining team and…

Union workers at America’s biggest telecommunications company are under a mandate to get the vaccine. The Associated Press reports: “AT&T has become one of the largest employers in the U.S. to mandate vaccines for a significant number of frontline workers. The telecom company said Wednesday that its employees in the Communications Workers of America union…

Big changes could be on the horizon for college athletes. USA Today reports: “The National Labor Relations Board’s general counsel on Wednesday issued a memorandum that says she views college athletes as employees of their schools under the National Labor Relations Act. The move sets the stage for a renewal of efforts to organize athletes…

Women’s soccer has gone union. ESPN reports: “The National Women’s Soccer League Players Association (NWSLPA) . . . has become an affiliate of the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO). In becoming the AFL-CIO’s 57th affiliate, the NWSLPA is aiming to leverage the parent union’s organizing and training programs for all…

The New York Times reports: “Ford Motor significantly increased its commitment to electric cars and trucks on Monday by announcing that it would spend billions of dollars to build three battery factories and an electric truck plant in the United States, creating 11,000 jobs over the next four years. The company described the investment, which it said would…