Thursday, February 08, 2007

Editor's Pick

Wal-Mart and a Union Unite, at Least on Health Policy

They have established one of the fiercest rivalries in the American economy, attacking one another’s organizations through dueling blogs, newspaper advertisements and news conferences.

But this morning, in an extraordinary meeting in Washington, the chiefs of Wal-Mart Stores and the Service Employees International Union stood together and agreed on a series of goals for achieving universal health coverage, according to people briefed on the matter.

Read more of this article on the New York Times website.