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.