Stacey Vanek Smith
Dec 28, 2011 A strike by the union representing office building workers hasn't happened in more than a decade, but Occupy Wall Street and the 99 percent mentality have given union members more confidence lately.
Dec 28, 2011 The National Labor Relations Board is about to lose the ability to enforce the nation's labor laws. On Dec. 31st, three of the five seats on the Board will become vacant. Without a quorum, the NLRB cannot decide cases.
Feb 2, 2012 The administration's proposal could help a growing industry retain workers. But some say high labor costs could limit care for the elderly and disabled.
Jan 11, 2012 The Association of Professional Flight Attendants says it wants Alec Baldwin's show, "30 Rock," banned from in-flight entertainment unless he issues an apology.
Dec 12, 2011 It looks like the bankrupt airline could hand over employee pensions to the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation. The PBGC's Josh Gotbaum talks about what would happen.
Dec 12, 2011 Questions are being raised as to the economic future of England and the rest of Europe following Friday's summit. Demand for larger pickups is up, and Ford is discontinuing its Ranger line of smaller trucks. More and more young people are taking on full-time jobs as yoga instructors.
Dec 5, 2011 We talk with Washington reporter Nancy Marshall-Genzer about the top stories from this week.
Nov 30, 2011 The National Labor Relations Board is scheduled to take a preliminary vote on speeding up elections to unionize businesses.
Nov 29, 2011 The struggling airline has declared bankruptcy after a poor third quarter, but it says it will keep its scheduled flights running.
Nov 29, 2011 What would a doomsday scenario in Europe look like? The Occupy movement has led protesters to take over a UBS building in London's financial district. In China, the government has put a ban on advertisements during primetime TV shows. And American Airlines flies towards... bankruptcy.