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News From: 9/11

by Guest Post | on Sep 11, 2019

CWA Honors those lost on 9/11

The message below was written by Dennis Trainor, CWA District 1 Vice President As we mark the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, please take a moment of silence and reflection to remember...

by Brian Young | on Jul 18, 2019

Rand Paul Blocks 9/11 Victims Fund Bill

Nearly 18 years after the 9/11 attacks, over 50,0000 first responders and construction workers are still dealing with the health effects of the attack. To help these men and women deal with the...

by Press and Media | on Jun 24, 2016

Workforce triumphs over terror

This article first appeared in LaborPress, written by Joe ManiscalcoWorld Trade Center Developer Larry Silverstein on Thursday morning credited New York City’s unionized building trades for...

by Kris LaGrange | on May 05, 2016

Party politics shame 9/11 memorial

When news in the tri-state region reported that a spokesperson from the Nassau County Department of Public Works called a memorial to 9/11 victims shoddy, it pissed off a boat load of people,...

by Brian Young | on Aug 15, 2015

Protect Our Heroes

14 years after the 9/11 attacks, the unions representing the first responders are once again fighting to protect these heroes.  5 years ago, after a long battle with Congress, the Zadroga Act...