A key vote tonight shows the majority of the Santa Maria Police Department is not happy with Chief Danny Macagni's leadership. The Police Officers Association counted the ballots and released the results shortly before 6:15 Friday night.
The vote comes after two officers were shot by friendly fire three... more »
You could soon see some new faces behind the counters at your local Vons, Albertsons, and Ralphs grocery stores. Union workers will vote this weekend whether to go on strike.
Contract negotiations between the United Food and Commercial Workers union and the companies have been ongoing since February. The... more »
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Los Angeles City Council has voted to cut 761 jobs while continuing to seek concessions from the city employees' unions.
The council voted 11-4 Monday to cut childcare workers' positions, shorten library hours, increase the cost of parking tickets and institute 26 furlough days... more »
The woman who was once at the center of a San Luis Obispo County scandal, has found herself a new job.
Gail Wilcox has a new job with the San Luis Obispo County Employee's Association, the largest union in the county.
She's been hired on a temporary basis to... more »
The majority of Guadalupe's unionized city employees called in sick on Tuesday after failing to reach an agreement with the city on a memorandum of understanding.
According to the city, most operations at Guadalupe City Hall came to a halt yesterday due to the lack of workers. Police and... more »
San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Deputies vote to create a new bargaining unit. According to a spokesperson for the new union, ballots were tabulated Wednesday evening. Sworn Sheriff's Deputies and Sergeants voted 89 to 40 to no longer be represented by the Deputy Sheriff's Association. Their new bargaining unit will... more »
A local union group is doing something unusual, crossing union picket lines to support a local business. The Tri-Counties Building and Construction Trades Council is standing behind Doc Burnstein's Ice Cream Lab in a fight against the Carpenters union.
The Carpenters Union Local 150 has been protesting in front... more »