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Arbitration

State worker union sues Lombardo over vetoed arbitration bill

AFSCME, a major government employee union, announced late Tuesday that it sued Gov. Joe Lombardo in state district court over his veto of a bill that would have funded a pay increase awarded to state workers as part of a 2021 arbitration agreement.  The group, one of the largest unions representing state workers in Nevada, […]

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Technology

Nearly 1 in 3 small businesses using technology to compensate for worker shortage: survey

Lebenthal Global Advisors President Dominick Tavella argues a number of factors contribute to slowing U.S. economic growth. Nearly one in three small businesses are using technology to compensate for a shortage of workers during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new survey. The Verizon-MorningConsult survey of 600 U.S. small businesses published Wednesday found that 30% […]

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