collective_bargaining

Wis. Supreme Court upholds Act 10

The Wisconsin Supreme Court has upheld the 2011 law that effectively ended collective bargaining for most public workers

Wisconsin labor panel won't stop union restrictions

Wisconsin labor relations officials are refusing to stop enforcing provisions of Gov. Scott Walker's contentious public union restrictions on local government workers, brushing aside assertions that they're violating a court order.

Fed judge rules Wisconsin union changes legal

A federal judge has ruled Republican Gov. Scott Walker's controversial law stripping most public workers of nearly all their union rights is constitutional.

Wis. schools firing more teachers after Act 10

School districts appear to be firing more teachers in the three years since new collective bargaining laws did away with job protections granted by union contracts.

Unions seek injunction to block law implementation

Unions challenging Gov. Scott Walker's law that effectively ended collective bargaining for most public workers are asking a court to issue an injunction to stop implementing portions of the law found to be unconstitutional.

Police union sues counties association

The state's largest police union is suing the Wisconsin Counties Association, alleging it has violated the state's open records law.Gay activists and their allies are gathering at Minnesota's Capitol for an annual rally that's likely to be dominated this year by the effort to legalize gay marriage in the state.