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FMCS Announces Labor-Management Grants Totaling $441,753

Release Date: 11/7/18

WASHINGTON, DC – The Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service (FMCS) today announced the selection of three recipients of labor-management grants totaling $441,753 to fund cooperative projects addressing cooperation as a means to improve collective bargaining, and fund joint, innovative solutions to proactively mitigate workplace issues, including quality assurance and the “skills gap” between […]

FMCS Announces Labor-Management Grants Totaling $441,7532018-11-07T13:25:02+00:00

FMCS Statement on Tentative Labor Agreement Between Kaiser Permanente and the Alliance of Health Care Unions

WASHINGTON, D.C. —Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service (FMCS) Acting Director Rich Giacolone issued the following statement today on the announcement of a tentative agreement between Kaiser Permanente and the Alliance of Health Care Unions:

“I want to acknowledge Kaiser Permanente and the Alliance of Health Care Unions for this exceptional achievement. These were lengthy and difficult […]

FMCS Statement on Tentative Labor Agreement Between Kaiser Permanente and the Alliance of Health Care Unions2018-10-04T12:44:44+00:00

FMCS 2018 National Labor-Management Conference Hears From Top Labor Experts, U.S. Secretary of Labor

The FMCS 2018 National Labor-Management Conference concluded August 23 in Chicago after hearing from a lineup of distinguished speakers during the three-day event, including U.S. Secretary of Labor Alex Acosta as well as experts on dispute resolution, negotiation, collective bargaining and other labor relations topics.

FMCS 2018 National Labor-Management Conference Hears From Top Labor Experts, U.S. Secretary of Labor2018-11-09T13:38:54+00:00

FMCS mediator and spouse help disabled theft victim

San-Antonio-TX-based FMCS mediator Walter Darr and his wife Lara were moved by a local TV-news story about a disabled Marine veteran whose livelihood was threatened when a wood saw that was vital to his work was stolen from his home workshop. Inspired by the plight of the former Marine, Water and his wife purchased a […]

FMCS mediator and spouse help disabled theft victim2018-07-30T10:58:55+00:00