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No deal on Greek proposal as its bailout is about to expire; country set to default on IMF loans

...There are six points where this effort can be made. I don't want to get into specifics. But it includes pensions and labor issues."European officials and Greek opposition parties have been adamant that a "No" vote on Sunday will mean Greece...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-30/no-deal-greek-proposal-its
Majority of Georgia voters back raising minimum wage, exit poll shows

...conducted Tuesday by The Associated Press suggest a significant slice of the electorate takes a more moderate stance on labor issues than the Republicans who set economic policy in Georgia. Federal law requires most employers in the state pay at least...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-08/majority-georgia-voters-ba
FedEx misses Street 2Q forecasts, but profit jumps 23 pct

...conference call that they've already had several days that rank among the busiest in company history. They also noted that labor issues at West Coast ports have held up cargo and forced the company to shift resources, which raises expenses.CEO and Chairman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/finance/2014-12-17/fedex-misses-stree
UAW drive falls short amid culture clash in Tenn.

...density is low," said Harley Shaiken, a professor at the University of California at Berkeley who specializes in labor issues.Still, because of the close margin, Shaiken believes the union would have won without statements from Corker and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-02-15/uaw-drive-falls-short-amid
Lineman are stars of Hall of Fame weekend

...Saints, hit hard by their bounty scandal in the off-season, will open the preseason against the Arizona Cardinals. Labor issues still play a role, though ? replacement officials will be used because the refs' union has been locked out.The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2012-08-03/lineman-are-stars-hall-fame-w
The Wisconsin rebellion

...shuttering of public, taxpayer-funded schools to make a political point is indefensible.Workers want to couch this as a labor issue because Walker's plan would suspend collective bargaining. What they don't realize is that collective bargaining...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2011-02-19/wisconsin-rebellion
Editorials
Deal orders farm labor inquiry

...wrote.Black, who agreed to conduct the survey, said his office has received several calls from farmers reporting labor issues.As part of the assessment, state officials are relying on an online survey that asks state farmers what crops they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-05-28/deal-orders-farm-labor-inquir
NBA talks hit crucial time

...committee in Friday's meeting, and Miami guard Dwyane Wade has committed to attend.Wade was part of a meeting about labor issues at the 2010 All-Star weekend in Dallas, when players were briefed about owners' plans for dramatic changes to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2011-09-29/nba-talks-hit-crucial-time
Volkswagen mulls South for plant

...particularly difficult," said Harley Shaiken, a University of California, Berkeley, professor who specializes in labor issues. "That is without question an important part of their location decision," he said. Volkswagen's plant will be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/07/13/bus_465372.shtml
Business
Pilot impasse delays merger

...a pivotal issue would generate far greater returns to both airlines," said Mr. Kasarda, who has studied airline labor issues. "I think Delta and Northwest are very astute for getting that issue resolved."

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/02/21/bus_188117.shtml
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