Seattle Teachers Union Rejects Call For 1-Day Strike The Seattle teachers union has rejected a call for a one-day strike on May 1 to protest legislative school-funding proposals many members consider inadequate.
Women Go On Strike In US To Show Their Economic CloutThe Day Without a Woman protest in the U.S. was put together by organizers of the vast women's marches that were held coast-to-coast the day after President Donald Trump's inauguration.
Striking Seattle Teachers Reach Tentative Deal8:10 a.m. - Seattle teachers have reached a tentative agreement with the city's school district
Teachers From 8 School District To Hold One-Day StrikesThe Washington Education Association says members of the union from eight school districts plan to hold one-day strikes to protest legislative inaction on education funding reform.
Oregon Marijuana Campaign Canvassers Go On StrikeA small contingent of canvassers for one of Oregon's two marijuana-legalization measures has announced a strike in protest of paychecks that were either late or bounced.
Machinists Plan March To Push Contract Vote Some machinists in Puget Sound plan to rally in favor of a Boeing contract vote, a union member said Monday, escalating tensions over the handling of negotiations tied to the new 777X passenger airplane.
Walmart Employees Said To Be Planning Strikes, Protests On Black FridayReports indicate that Walmart employees from Alaska to New Jersey are planning to protest the superstore on Black Friday, one of the most popular shopping days of the year.
Strike Notice Given By Puget Sound Grocery WorkersA union spokesman says four grocery chains with stores in the Puget Sound area have been given notice that 21,000 union workers could strike Monday evening if no contract agreement is reached.
Strikes Loom For Kitsap, Seattle Teachers As the school year draw near, teacher strikes are a possibility in south Kitsap County and Seattle following disagreements over contract negotiations.
Boeing Engineers OK Pact, Tech Workers Say No It's a split decision from the union representing Boeing Co.'s engineers and technical workers. The engineers voted Tuesday to accept the aerospace company's four-year contract offer while technical workers rejected it and authorized a future strike.
Boeing Engineers, Tech Workers Voting On Contract The union for Boeing Co.'s engineers and technical workers is counting ballots Tuesday on a contract offer and whether to authorize a strike.
Time Runs Short To Avert Longshoremen's StrikeThe dispute involves terminals in Seattle, Portland, and Vancouver, Wash., where longshoremen have been working without an agreement since the last contract expired Sept. 30.