Arlington, VA Signs First Contract With Fire And EMS Union Since 1975

The first collective bargaining agreement to be reached in 48 yearsbetween Arlington County and more than 300 firefighters and paramedics transitions those employees to a new pay-scale system that rewards seniority, a union leader said Tuesday. The agreement was the first to be negotiated through collective bargaining since 1975 between firefighters and Arlington County, according […]

State Poised To Settle Corrections Department Wage Theft Case For $13 Million

State employees in one agency will split more than $13 million to settle allegations of wage theft dating back to the administration of Gov. Larry Hogan (R). The settlement is part of an ongoing investigation by the U.S. Department of Labor into at least two agencies including the Department Public Safety and Correctional Services. The […]