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June 26, 2017

On This Day in 1959

The 189-mile-long St. Lawrence Seaway opens, making the Great Lakes accessible to Atlantic shipping. Thousands of laborers toiled for decades to make it happen; indirectly and directly, the Seaway today supports 75,000 jobs in Canada and 150,000 in the U.S.

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US labour news headlines from LabourStart

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Posted On: Mar 17, 2017

  • GOP health plan pushes out older people.
  • Top AFL-CIO officer: Unions are never backing down.
  • The press is essential, whether presidents like it or not.
  • UPS gives top brass a raise despite missed targets.
  • Landmark decision concerning Teamsters goes to court.
  • Trump budget proposes 13 percent cut to Transportation Dept.
  • Teamsters fight back against UPS ‘golf cart’ bill in Kentucky.
  • Labor Radio: XPO Logistics settles Teamster labor complaint.
  • Immigrants don’t make up a majority of workers in any U.S. industry.



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