This was an extremely serious situation, and much is still at risk for the US economy.
Conservatives are apoplectic over a new union certification election rule.
Congress can pass legislation to expand access to earned paid sick days to all workers.
A union dispute means a flotilla of cargo vessels is rapidly building up off the West Coast.
Its flag of convenience business model undermines the viability of the US aviation industry.
It will likely be another difficult year.
The company and franchisees are both responsible for actions against protesting workers.
All while opposing any attempt to promote basic fairness in the union certification process.
A key chapter of Harkin's career has been his unrelenting quest to end child labor.
America's union bosses have developed a new Black Friday tradition.