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Jack Craver

19 articles

Widow of Contractor Killed on Worksite Files Suit

Lourdes Kaman seeks over $1 million

News Feature, Sep. 13, 2018

Rising Ridership

Numbers following the June ReMap: going up

News Feature, Sep. 6, 2018

Implementing the Mobility Bond and Corridor Construction Program, if You Can Wait for It

Going to take a long, long time

News Feature, Jun. 7, 2018

Auto Worker Unionization Effort Thwarted?

Workers at U.S. Farathane hoped to unionize against harsh conditions

News Feature, Feb. 22, 2018

OSHA Cites Coreslab for Worker Death

Company cited for two violations, totaling $25,868

News Feature, Feb. 8, 2018

Construction Worker’s Death Headed to Court?

Site details indicate "very serious blunders"

News Feature, Jan. 11, 2018

Cap Metro Board Approves Frequency Changes

14 bus routes will now run every 15 minutes during peak times, as opposed to the current total of six

News Feature, Nov. 21, 2017

More Staff Turmoil at Whip In

Following layoffs, some staff quit in protest

Food Daily, Nov. 9, 2017 12:10 PM

Cap Metro Hangs Hopes on “Connections 2025”

High frequency bus lines attempt to increase commuter freedom

News Feature, Nov. 2, 2017

The Weight of 20 Tons

What went wrong to kill Bahman Kaman?

News Feature, Sep. 28, 2017

South Austin Institution Whip In Under New Management

Beloved brewpub faces new challenges and former employees’ grievances

Food Feature, Sep. 28, 2017

Mapping the Mobility Bond

Track progress with this handy online tool

News Feature, Aug. 10, 2017

How to Raise Worker Wages

Organize, arrive, persist, persist, persist

News Feature, Mar. 30, 2017

A Weekend of Big Rallies

The Women’s March on Austin caps off a banner weekend of civic engagement

News Feature, Jan. 26, 2017

AISD’s Overtime Ailments

School nurses say they feel the working squeeze already

News Feature, Dec. 22, 2016

“Minimum Wage Is Not Livable”

Workers get paid, but the fight for fair wages is far from over

News Feature, Dec. 15, 2016

Overturning Overtime

Obama's plan to fix overtime wage pay in America appears over before it could get started

News Feature, Dec. 8, 2016

Welcome to the Working Week-and-a-Half

A new federal provision mandating overtime pay for a new pool of salaried employees goes into effect in December. What does it mean, and how long will it last?

News Feature, Nov. 17, 2016

Funding Balance

Some Austin politicos think qualified candidates of average means are deterred from running due to low contribution limits

News Feature, Dec. 10, 2015

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