A public employee union is rethinking its strategy following a judge’s refusal to reopen a lawsuit challenging Florida’s plan to privatize prison health care.
Pat Santeramo, former Broward Teachers Union president, surrendered to Broward County authorities on multiple criminal charges related to his time with the BTU.
Miami-Dade’s teachers union has come up with a innovative way to raise money for education. Not, it’s not a massive bake sale or car wash.
An effort by Hollywood police officers to claw back lost raises and back pay made no headway Wednesday in a special meeting between city commissioners and union representatives, as the city said it simply didn’t have the money to give it’s first responders what they want.
Teachers, hospital workers, and other union members rallied Monday night for labor rights.
Maria Morales died while waiting for help to arrive last week in Hialeah. The help was delayed because an ambulance wouldn’t start, and Hialeah firefighters say equipment upkeep is a problem in their city.
The remainder of the already shortened NBA season is likely in jeopardy after NBA players rejected the league’s latest offer Monday and began disbanding the union.
Firefighters in Hialeah are getting ready for their first round of layoffs this weekend. The Hialeah city council approved a $115 million budget late Wednesday night- that includes the elimination of 105 firefighting positions in the city.
The Hialeah city council approved a $115 million budget late Wednesday night. The unanimous vote leads to the elimination of 105 firefighting positions in the city.
Hollywood voters will go to the polls September 13th to decide whether to pass a referendum that will reform police, firefighter and city employee’s pensions.