By Rob Nikolewski | | Nov 19, 2015 9:50 AM | 257
The coal industry has been hit hard in recent years and a look at the stock market performance of three of its largest companies tells the story.
By Rob Nikolewski | | Oct 19, 2015 4:39 AM | 74
Renewable power giant SunEdison has received nearly $5 million in federal grants and loans.
By Rob Nikolewski | | Oct 15, 2015 11:51 AM | 61
Democratic Party attorneys general in Kentucky and Missouri have come out against new EPA regulations.
By Rob Nikolewski | | Oct 08, 2015 5:00 AM | 16
Renewable energy company SunEdison is expected to lay off 10 percent of its workforce after its stock price tumbled.
By Jason Hart | | Oct 08, 2015 5:00 AM | 784
Advocates of mandatory union dues in Missouri and across the country have a deep-pocketed friend in Richard Trumka, president of labor coalition AFL-CIO.
By Tori Richards | | Sep 22, 2015 5:01 PM | 975
Part 16 of 16 in the series Veterans Affairs Veterans Affairs officials illegally accessed whistleblower medical records to engage in a smear campaign aimed at covering up fatally lax medical care, according to testimony today at U.S. Senate committee. In a rare show of solidarity, Republicans and Democrats showed anger and distress during the testimony of witnesses [...]
By Eric Boehm | | Sep 18, 2015 4:54 PM | 18
At the second GOP debate, Trump finally ran out of things to say, Fiorina surged and Huckabee made a good point in favor of small government (yes, really).
By Jason Hart | | Sep 17, 2015 5:00 AM | 119
Missouri’s right-to-work fight is a David vs. Goliath struggle, with workers beset by special interests who want to keep taking money out of their pockets. Unions won the latest battle this week when Missouri Republicans failed to muster the necessary two-thirds majority to override Democrat Gov. Jay Nixon’s veto of a right-to-work bill passed in May. But despite decades of waning union influence, the Davids in this story are the workers still squeezed for mandatory union fees in Missouri and the other 24 states without right-to-work laws.
By Yaël Ossowski | | Sep 15, 2015 3:59 PM | 147
Former union members recount stories of the "vicious political campaigning" they were subject to at work before the right-to-work vote in Missouri.
By Jason Hart | | Sep 14, 2015 5:00 AM | 755
Fans of mandatory union dues say workers shouldn’t mind that union bosses are paid six figures, because executives at huge corporations are paid more.