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Imo’s Pizza, the greed beyond compare

By TIM ROWDEN Managing Editor Imo’s Pizza is a St. Louis institution with its original St. Louis-style square-cut pizza advertised as “The square beyond compare!” But Painters...

Laborers Local 110 donates three tons of food, $8,400 cash to...

BY SHERI GASSAWAY Correspondent Laborers Local 110, its members and retirees teamed up to feed the hungry by donating a total of 6,155 pounds of food...

AFSCME child welfare worker stabbed to death during home visit

By CARL GREEN Illinois Correspondent Springfield, IL – Illinois child welfare worker Deidre Silas, 36, a member of AFSCME Local 805 (part of AFSCME Council 31),...

YOUR LETTERS: Open letter to Tim Fitch, member, St. Louis County...

I remember you as an adequate, if undistinguished, St. Louis County police chief. Now, as an elected public official, you have become a menace to...

YOUR LETTERS: Most explanations for inflation miss the point

While the prices of everyday goods are going up, we’ve heard a dizzying array of explanations for inflation. Republicans are blaming Biden’s policies for...

OPINION: Union approval high, but anti-union laws hold back expansion

By EVERETT KELLEY President American Federation of Government Employees Unions rarely have been more popular than they are today, but anti-union labor laws are keeping union membership...

OPINION: Employers use pandemic as job cut shell game

By JOHN RUSSO Georgetown University Youngstown, OH (PAI) – I have always been skeptical of the use of labor statistics. In 2009, I began to write in...

Two new delegates sworn-in to St. Louis Labor Council

ST. LOUIS LABOR COUNCIL President Pat White (on stage) swore in two new delegates at the Council’s Dec. 16 meeting. They are (from left)...

Kyle McKenna named to lead NECA St. Louis chapter

The St. Louis Chapter of the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) has named Kyle McKenna executive vice president. NECA represents more than 150 electrical and...

Plumbers & Pipefitters 562 Tawna Hill retires from Health &...

Earth City, MO – Tawna Hill (second from left), a familiar face in the Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 562 Health and Welfare Office, is...