As the table continues to be set for coming arbitration proceedings, the City and fire union have selected attorneys to represent them.
Proposition C, approved by voters in November 2018, gives the union the authority to call for a panel of arbitrators to decide terms of a labor contract.
Commentary: There is an old tabloid newspaper saying that some stories are “too good to check.” This is one of them.
Commentary: Even as he promises transparency, mayoral candidate Councilman Greg Brockhouse is not showing voters his cards on the long standoff with the fire union.
The firefighters union is proposing a trust to manage its health care, but the City’s labor negotiators said the proposal isn’t specific enough.
District 6 Councilman Greg Brockhouse has asked the San Antonio Professional Firefighters Association to start contract negotiations with the City.
San Antonio’s business community has put aside its anger at Mayor Ron Nirenberg over the decision not to pursue the 2020 Republican convention.
If the fire union-backed charter amendments pass, union boss Chris Steele still won’t be as powerful as Harold Flammia, the legendary head of the police union.
The PAC formed to defeat the local firefighters union’s controversial ballot measures lost its case in the 4th Court of Appeals Wednesday evening.
It’s a felony to buy votes in Texas, but there’s a loophole – buy petition signatures instead of votes and hope for a winning outcome at the polls.