A group of fast food workers in Atlanta is planning to walk off the job to push for better wages. Atlanta Jobs with Justice Officials say employees at several chain restaurants in the city are planning to walk off the job Thursday to push for unionization and hourly pay of $15.
More than three dozen drivers and other employees at a waste management company in McDonough have begun a labor strike. Employees of Republic Services began the strike on Monday, citing what they call unfair labor practices.
Federal negotiators have announced a new set of talks between shipping companies and dock workers along east coast ports, after they broke down last month. The conflict included disagreements with overtime rules and royalty payments.