labor unions http://wfae.org en Postal Workers Fear Expansion Of Staples Pilot Program http://wfae.org/post/postal-workers-fear-expansion-staples-pilot-program <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">About two dozen Postal Service employees protested uptown today because they fear more of their work will be outsourced to Staples.</span></p><p>The protest was in response to a comment made by the Postmaster General, in which he said he was so pleased with a pilot program with Staples that he would like to see a post office counter in all 1,500 Staples stores.</p><p> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 21:13:44 +0000 Tasnim Shamma 49665 at http://wfae.org Postal Workers Fear Expansion Of Staples Pilot Program South Carolina's Growing Importance To Boeing http://wfae.org/post/south-carolinas-growing-importance-boeing <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Boeing is </span><a href="http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/11/05/us-boeing-assembly-idUSBRE9A311P20131105" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">reported</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> to be in the final stages of negotiating with the machinists union to build its new passenger plane in the Seattle area, rather than North Charleston as some had speculated. Nevertheless, South Carolina's importance to Boeing's business is growing.</span></p><p></p><p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 13:14:44 +0000 Julie Rose 38669 at http://wfae.org South Carolina's Growing Importance To Boeing