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Nonunion Md. teachers lose bid for refund of dues (access required)

Maryland public school teachers who declined to join the state labor union but were statutorily compelled to pay a representation fee are not entitled to a refund on the money they paid before the U.S. Supreme Court ruled the compelled ...

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Hogan endorsed by 2 local unions (access required)

ANNAPOLIS — Gov. Larry Hogan is showcasing a pair of endorsements from two local labor unions. Hogan announced the endorsements Thursday from the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees Local 2563 and 582 in Anne Arundel County. Hogan ...

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College RAs can unionize, but impact of NLRB ruling not yet clear (access required)

College resident assistants are almost constantly on call, overseeing dorm full of fellow undergraduate students, enforcing university rules about alcohol and parties and settling midnight quarrels and crises. These upperclassmen usually are working in exchange for having their room and ...

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Sanders cheers 39K Verizon strikers in Md., other states (access required)

NEW YORK — Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders cheered on striking Verizon workers Wednesday after 39,000 landline and cable employees walked off the job. Sanders told workers at a picket line in Brooklyn they displayed courage by standing up to ...

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