Workers

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Nationwide strikes halted public transportation in several of Brazil's major cities on Friday as labor unions sought to show widespread opposition to the unelected president's austerity reforms. "It is going to be the biggest strike in the history of Brazil," said Paulo Pereira da Silva, the president of trade union group Forca Sindical. AFP...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Just as labor leaders are standing firmly behind this Saturday's national...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
With four times as many Democratic co-sponsors as he had just two years ago ,...