The bill is a compromise between nurses and hospitals hashed out by Sen. Stan Rosenberg.
Two initiatives sponsored by union nurses and a referendum to repeal Massachusetts’ casino could be headed for the ballot.
Union nurses at Baystate Franklin Medical Center resolved a two-year contract dispute last week. But the western Massachusetts hospital company is still negotiating with nurses at other facilities.
Nurses and hospital administrators came to an agreement, with the help of two local legislators, to end a contract dispute that dragged on over the past two years.
Union nurses at Baystate Franklin Medical Center in Greenfield, Massachusetts have ended a one-day strike staged after failing to reach a contract agreement with Baystate officials.
Union nurses at Baystate Franklin Medical Center in Greenfield, Massachusetts announced today (Thursday) they plan to hold a one-day strike October 5th.
Adult crossing guards on city streets have become an important part of school and community safety plans. And now a group of Springfield crossing guards would like more recognition. They're forming a union – taking advantage of a recent state law that's made it easier for public workers to seek collective bargaining rights.
[Ambient sound from crosswalk after school]