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Prince George’s teachers get 2 percent pay raise

UPPER MARLBORO — Prince George’s County teachers have ratified a new three-year contract that will give them a 2 percent cost-of-living pay raise. The Washington Post reports the Board of Education approved the contract, and the Prince George’s County Educators’ ...

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D.C. mayor vetoes wage bill affecting Wal-Mart

WASHINGTON — Mayor Vincent Gray vetoed a bill Thursday that would force Wal-Mart and other large retailers to pay their employees at least $12.50 an hour, calling it a “job killer” that would not advance the goal of a living ...

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Baltimore Co. firefighters OK contract extension

Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz announced that the Baltimore County Professional Fire Fighters IAFF Local 1311, representing county firefighters and paramedics, ratified extensions of the current labor agreement for two years. The contract was set to expire on June 30, ...

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CSA: Montgomery County not bound by union deal

The Montgomery County Council did not violate county or state laws when it passed an operating budget that rejected part of the police union’s collective bargaining agreement and did not fund three categories of employee benefits, a state appellate court has held.

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Airlines, pilots sue government over furloughs

WASHINGTON — Predicting a nightmarish air travel snarl that will stretch from coast to coast, the airline industry and the nation’s largest pilots union joined forces Friday to sue the Federal Aviation Administration over its decision to furlough air traffic ...

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