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WASHINGTON, Sept. 7 (UPI) -- The president of the AFL-CIO said the organization, traditionally made up of unionized workers, needs to open its doors to accept non-union members.

Unions take hit in California and Wisconsin polls

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Obama touts industry at Boeing plant

Obama touts industry at Boeing plant

EVERETT, Wash., Feb. 17 (UPI) -- U.S. President Barack Obama Friday toured Boeing's Everett, Wash., manufacturing plant, touting the strength of the American worker.
Solidarity in hard times

Solidarity in hard times

You need hindsight and a calculator to figure out how U.S. unions fared through the recent recession.
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Jobs and wages slide at U.S. automakers

DETROIT, Feb. 15 (UPI) -- As the Big Three U.S. automobile makers target job reductions for 2008, unions are hard pressed to maintain high factory wages, a report said Friday.

UAW ads seek to reintroduce union

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Union locals split on Chrysler deal

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Northwest flies despite mechanics' strike

EAGEN, Minn., Aug. 20 (UPI) -- Northwest Airlines and its mechanics failed to reach an 11th-hour contract agreement Saturday morning and now the mechanics are on strike. The New York Times reports 4,430 members of the Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association struck at 12:01 a.m. EDT af

Gary N. Chaison (born October 21, 1943) is an industrial relations scholar and labor historian at Clark University.

Chaison was born in 1943 to Alfred and Ada Chaison, a Jewish family living in Brooklyn.

He obtained his bachelor's degree in 1965 and his Master of Business Administration in 1966, both from the City College of New York. He received his Ph.D. in 1972 from SUNY-Buffalo.

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