News From: Corporate Greed

by Rollando Scott | on Mar 14, 2012

Giving up the right to regulate VoIP phone service is BAD for Verizon and Cable workers

Giving up the right to regulate VoIP phone service is BAD for Verizon and Cable workers. DON'T LET IT HAPPEN CALL RIGHT NOW 1109! Public Service Commission (PSC) regulation of phone...

by Kris LaGrange | on Feb 19, 2012

Tax Breaks for A-holes

Industrial Development Agencies (IDAs), sadly New York's main job creation tool, are falling asleep on the job. Instead of using tax dollars to make smart investments in companies that create...

by Brian Schneck | on Jan 31, 2012

Cablevision in Brooklyn votes to unionize with the CWA!

On Jan. 26th, 282 Brooklyn Cablevision technicians and dispatchers in Brooklyn voted to join the Communications Workers of America (CWA), Local 1109 in a union election administered by National Labor...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jan 26, 2012

Enough is Enough

SUNY Albany has faced program cuts and tuition increases which have moved students to unite and act as a coalition known as Save Our SUNY. On March 30, 2012 from 1:00-1:30 PM students from the...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jan 22, 2012

New Wal-Mart Online Ashe hole

The world's largest retailer just hired 44 year old Neil Ashe as head of their online operations. Ashe came out of CBS Interactive which includes popular website cbs.com. Ashe will make more...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jan 08, 2012

US DOL Nails Conway

Conway Stores Inc. of the Bronx, N.Y., has been cited by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration for willful, repeat and serious violations of workplace safety standards. Among the...

by Kris LaGrange | on Dec 16, 2011

Say it ain't so Pathmark!

Ho! Ho! Ho! UCOMM Radio loves Christmas morning - who doesn't - even if your broke - A Christmas Story is on all day - the family gets together and you celebrate the sacredness of the day...but not...

by Kris LaGrange | on Dec 02, 2011

US DOL News

More Than $2 Million Collected For Long Island Restaurant Employees; An ongoing enforcement initiative conducted by the Wage and Hour Division found widespread noncompliance with the minimum wage,...

by Kris LaGrange | on Nov 25, 2011

NJ Gas Station Workers get Justice.

News from the US DOL: The Wage and Hour Division has recovered $1,014,895 in back wages for 295 gas station workers throughout New Jersey who were denied fair compensation for their work. As part of...

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