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Labor Unions in Hawaii

Live Blog: Hawaii Labor Board Hears Teachers’ Complaints Against State

Live Blog: Hawaii Labor Board Hears Teachers’ Complaints Against State

HSTA negotiator Ray Camacho is expected to take the stand Thursday.
Gov to Keynote Collective Bargaining Convention

Gov to Keynote Collective Bargaining Convention

UPDATED As Hawaii labor feels threatened at home, Abercrombie flies to Vegas to address powerful building trades union.

Unrest In Hawaii Union Ranks Over Arbitration

Some teachers upset about union giving away right to strike.

UH Faculty Step Into Teacher Contract Dispute

Professional Assembly petitions to intervene in teachers' case against the state, protect right to strike.

Hearings Set For Teachers’ Complaint Against State

Pre-hearing with Hawaii Labor Relations Board on Friday, Aug. 5, public hearings begin Aug. 15.

Hawaii Pays $50K For Help In Labor Dispute

Honolulu lawyer Robert S. Katz gets no-bid contract to help state in conflict with teachers union.
Newsmaker: Watch the Interview With HGEA Executive Director Randy Perreira

Newsmaker: Watch the Interview With HGEA Executive Director Randy Perreira

UPDATED Leader of the state's largest union talks budget realities and the standoff between the governor and teachers.
Abercrombie vs. Hawaii Teachers: What’s at Stake

Abercrombie vs. Hawaii Teachers: What’s at Stake

Impasse between state and HSTA is a watershed moment.

Are Nurses Worth It? Open Letter to Nurses

Ken Moskow, a registered nurse on Maui, responds to Hawaii governor's new contract proposal.
HGEA: Public Nurse Pay ‘Woefully’ Behind Private Sector

HGEA: Public Nurse Pay ‘Woefully’ Behind Private Sector

HGEA Executive Director Randy Perreira says wage gap is too large.
Inside Honolulu: April 26

Inside Honolulu: April 26

UPDATED 3:02 p.m. State lawmakers to decide on TAT Wednesday; Economist on HGEA deal's implications.

Off The Beat: FBI And Sick Leave/Overtime Fraud

Hawaii take note: Feds review abuse by Las Vegas firefighters.
Labor Unions in Hawaii