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SEC's Slive says leagues, union advocates have common ground

Southeastern Conference Commissioner Mike Slive doesn't think college athletes should have employee status, but believes there is some common ground with the proposal from the five power leagues and a union movement.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-04-22/secs-slive-says-leagues-u
Boeing complaint hurts jobs, state officials say

...Washington state, even though the company has already built the new South Carolina plant and hired 1,000 workers.Union advocates argue the NLRB is merely doing its job of enforcing the nation's labor laws.Chicago-based Boeing disputes the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-06-09/boeing-complaint-hurts-jobs-s
Unions need to retool

...comfort, of course, to those GM workers whose plants are dimming. All the more reason for auto workers to press their union advocates to accept more realistic conditions of employment. No one pulls down a paycheck at a closed plant.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/22/edi_25095.shtml
Editorials
Home care workers unionize

...financial management professionals employed by managed-care groups, hospitals, nursing homes and other organizations. Union advocates expect organizing the health field to remain a tough battle. The Los Angeles County home care worker campaign lasted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/27/bus_254606.shtml
Business
Delta launches designer uniform makeover

...years and laid off 16,000 employees since the 2001 terrorist attacks. Andrea Taylor, a Delta flight attendant and union advocate from New York, said she has concerns about the money being spent on new uniforms in light of pay and benefit cuts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/04/bus_403290.shtml
Business
Union wants worker back on job

...Tenneco -- since renamed Pactiv -- asked the Aiken County Sheriff's Office to help them stifle Mr. McClain, a union advocate, and to keep workers from forming a local chapter. The case was featured in late January on ABC's 20/20 newsmagazine...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/02/08/met_281921.shtml
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