Posts Tagged ‘local 98’

May
2014
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Union Workers Being Wrongly Blamed for Insane Cost Markups on Philly Convention Center Job

  In Philadelphia, union workers at the Pennsylvania Convention Center are becoming scapegoats as large global companies mark up labor costs using what they call a “standard industry practice.” Philly.com reports that union riggers setting up last week’s National Homeland Security Conference earned $152.25 a piece when in reality they...