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St. Pete Beach Republican Rep. Linda Chaney files a bill lifting limits on how long teens can work in Florida

The bill would delete part of Florida law saying 16- or 17-year-olds can’t work before 6:30 am or after 11 pm.
Labor unions

Unmasking contradictions: The need for integrity and accountability in public interest organizations

A guide for activists, workers, and public interest organizations to avoid worker abuse and exploiting their own workforce.
University of South Florida

USF faculty sue Florida over its new ‘arbitration ban’

Laid-off University of South Florida faculty members & unions have challenged the constitutionality of a new state law giving university presidents the final say in employment disputes.
Labor unions

Florida asks a judge to dismiss a lawsuit that challenges a new law restricting public employee unions

Florida has asked a judge to toss out a lawsuit by a government workers' union challenging a new law restricting public employee unions.
Ameirconned

New documentary Americonned will be screened in St. Pete

Interview with Sean Claffey is the director and producer of Americonned, a new documentary film about the middle class in America.
Labor unions

Firefighters join PBA in its fight against a new law restricting Florida unions

A statewide firefighters union has joined a Police union to challenge a new Florida law placing restrictions on public-employee unions.

Teamsters secure new deal for UPS drivers; strike avoided

UPS has reached a deal with the 340,000-person-strong Teamsters union, averting a strike that had the potential to disrupt shipping services nationwide.
Labor unions

Florida’s new union law faces another challenge

A union has filed a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of a new Florida law placing additional restrictions on public employee unions.
Labor unions

Florida’s police union drops its challenge to a new state rule change

The Florida Police Benevolent Association has dropped a challenge to a proposed rule about restrictions on public-employee unions.
Labor unions

Judge refuses to block Florida’s new law that will change union dues deductions

A judge refused to block part of a new Florida law that prevents government employees from having union dues deducted from their paychecks.
Labor unions

Judge weighs challenge to new union restrictions in Florida

A federal judge heard arguments by teachers' unions to block key parts of a new Florida law that places additional restrictions on public-employee unions.
Labor unions

The Florida Police Benevolent Association challenges a proposed union rule

The Florida Police Benevolent Association challenges a proposed union rule on whether the new restrictions could apply to PBA members.

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