More Than 90% Of Federal Workers Got COVID-19 Vaccine Before Deadline, Official Says

Washington — More than 90% of federal workers received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine by Monday’s deadline set by President Biden, a senior administration official said. Mr. Biden announced in September that more than 3.5 million federal workers were required to undergo vaccination, with no with option to get regularly tested instead, unless they secured an approved […]

Police Union Files Unfair Labor Complaint Over Pittsburgh’s COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate

PITTSBURGH — The union representing officers in the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police filed an unfair labor complaint over the city’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate. Target 11 investigator Rick Earle obtained a copy of that complain in which the union requests the Pennsylvania Labor Relations Board order the city to walk back the mandate. Mayor Bill Peduto […]

More Than 100 Mass. COs Suspended In Past Month For Refusing COVID Vaccine

BOSTON — At least 150 unvaccinated Massachusetts Department of Correction employees have been suspended since Oct. 17, when Gov. Charlie Baker’s strict mandate took effect requiring more than 40,000 workers and contractors to be fully inoculated against COVID-19. Those prison officers, maintenance workers and recreation officers were suspended without pay after refusing to get the […]