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Pepco union rejects contract; strike possible

WASHINGTON — Union workers at Pepco have rejected what the company called its final contract offer and could go on strike. The Washington Post reports the union overwhelmingly turned down the offer Wednesday. The president of the International Brotherhood of ...

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Steelmaking at The Point: What went wrong

Barring a last-minute infusion of cash by bankers or owner Ira Rennert – or an improbable sale to a new company – RG Steel LLC and its flagship plant, Sparrows Point, seem fated for a sad ending. I make this ...

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Appeals court blocks NLRB union-rights posters

WASHINGTON — A federal appeals court on Tuesday temporarily blocked the National Labor Relations Board from making millions of businesses put up posters informing workers of their right to form a union. The rule requiring most private employers to display ...

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