U.S. Department of Commerce Initiates Section 232 Investigation into Titanium Sponge Imports

This post was originally published on this siteU.S. Department of Commerce Initiates Section 232 Investigation into Titanium Sponge Imports kcpullen@doc.gov Mon, 03/04/2019 – 17:58 Trade enforcement FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, March 4, 2019 Office of Public Affairs (202) 482-4883 publicaffairs@doc.gov Today, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross accepted the Section 232 petition filed on September … Read moreU.S. Department of Commerce Initiates Section 232 Investigation into Titanium Sponge Imports

30 ILWU members attend 8th annual ‘Women Build Nations’ conference in Seattle

This post was originally published on this siteA record number of rank and- file women attended last year’s “Women Build Nations” conference in Seattle on October 12-14. The annual event aims to support women who are already working or training to become members of 14 different building trade unions that operate in the US and Canada. … Read more30 ILWU members attend 8th annual ‘Women Build Nations’ conference in Seattle

Census Bureau Unveils 2020 Census Communications Campaign Platform

This post was originally published on this siteCensus Bureau Unveils 2020 Census Communications Campaign Platform March 4, 2019 kcpullen@doc.gov Mon, 03/04/2019 – 14:43 2020 Census The U.S. Census Bureau announced its long-planned communications campaign platform: “Shape your future. START HERE.” U.S. Census Bureau The following is a cross-post from the U.S. Census Bureau As promotional … Read moreCensus Bureau Unveils 2020 Census Communications Campaign Platform

Keith Shanklin: Local 34’s first African-American president

This post was originally published on this site Historic election: Keith Shanklin was elected as the first African-American president of ILWU Local 34. Before joining the ILWU as a casual in 1996, Shanklin served in the US Navy. He was stationed on board the aircraft carrier Enterprise during the filming of the movie, “Top Gun” … Read moreKeith Shanklin: Local 34’s first African-American president

Herbruck Poultry Ranch Sued by EEOC for Disability Harassment

This post was originally published on this siteA Saranac, Mich., egg producer violated federal law by subjecting a worker to a hostile work environment because of her disability and by retaliating against her for complaining about the discrim­inatory work environment, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) charged in a lawsuit filed today. Please follow … Read moreHerbruck Poultry Ranch Sued by EEOC for Disability Harassment

4 Things You Need To Know About Grubhub Plaintiff’s Reply Brief

This post was originally published on this siteRegular readers of this blog know about the Grubhub gig economy misclassification litigation. The quick version: Grubhub squared off with a former driver, Raef Lawson, in the nation’s first-ever gig economy misclassification trial in late 2017, leading to a victory for Grubhub in February 2018. Things took a … Read more4 Things You Need To Know About Grubhub Plaintiff’s Reply Brief

Video of event with Michelle Malkin

This post was originally published on this siteIt went well. The transcript and all videos can be found here. I’ve embedded my section below. (If you read the transcript or watch the unedited video from Facebook, you’ll note a few strange interjections. We were having a problem with the computer screen flickering.) Please follow and … Read moreVideo of event with Michelle Malkin