• workers rights September 8, 2021 12:41 pm

    Warren to Join Opposition to Potential App-Based Driver Ballot Question in Allston

    U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren plans to wade into the intensifying fight over app-based driver classification and benefits in Massachusetts by aligning herself with the groups fighting an industry-backed ballot question, the opposition campaign announced Tuesday. The Coalition to Protect Workers’ Rights, a group of labor and civil rights organizations working to sink the potential ballot question, said it will...

  • nurses strike July 22, 2021 6:35 pm

    Striking Nurses, Hospital Resume Negotiations

    Striking nurses from a Massachusetts hospital will resume talks Thursday with management in the hopes of ending the work stoppage. A federal mediator working on negotiations scheduled two days of face-to-face discussions at St. Vincent Hospital in Worcester. Nurses at St. Vincent went on strike March 8 demanding better staffing ratios, which they said is necessary to ensure patient safety….

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