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Gallup poll: Support for labor unions highest since 1965

(Source: The Hill, August 30, 2022) Seventy-one percent of Americans indicated support for labor unions in a Gallup poll released on Tuesday, the highest percentage since 1965. The latest measure is a slight uptick from the 68 percent who supported labor unions when...

Via Rail workers issue strike mandate

(Source: Railway Age, July 7, 2022) As negotiations continue in Montreal, members of Unifor, Canada’s largest union on the private sector and representing VIA Rail’s on-board service personnel, chefs, sales agents and customer staff, issued a strike mandate ahead of...

IBEW ends strike action at CN

(Source: CBC News, July 4, 2022) The Canadian National Railway and the union representing 750 of its signal and communication workers have agreed to enter binding arbitration, bringing an end to a two-week strike. The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers...

CN maintains rail operations as IBEW strike begins

(Source: Progressive Railroading, June 20, 2022) CN has implemented its operational contingency plan now that the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) has begun its strike. The union represents 750 CN employees. Full story: Progressive...

IBEW workers on strike at CN in Canada

(Source: Bloomberg, June 19, 2022) Canadian National Railway Co. workers have gone on strike after failing to reach an agreement on Saturday over benefits and wages, according to the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers lead negotiator. Full story:...

IBEW threatens strike at CN in Canada

(Source: Railway Age, June 16, 2022) The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) has notified CN of its intention to strike as of 11 a.m. ET on July 18, the Class I railroad reported June 15. CN said it received 72-hour notice from IBEW, which...