by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 31, 2012

CWA to join 30,000 plus on August 11th

Our contract battle with Verizon has reached a critical time. On August 11th, tens of thousands of union members will be descending on Philadelphia, the birthplace of the nation, for a major labor...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 30, 2012

CWA request federal mediation in Verizon contract talks

Washington, DC - Today, the Communications Workers of America (CWA) and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) requested the services of the Federal Mediation and Conciliation...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 27, 2012

66 helping to preserve a piece of history

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone & Legislator Kate Browning announced that they are planning repairs for the Homan-Gerard House. The house was placed on the national registry of historic...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 22, 2012

In with in-sourcing! Out with out-sourcing!

That was the message US Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis recently delivered during a rally sponsored by the California Labor Federation and the Communications Workers of America in San ...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 22, 2012

God ended the Con Ed lockout?

Yes Andy Cuomo finally intervened. Yes the hardworking members and good folks over at Local 1-2 did the right thing and mobilized and communicated the issues to us the best way they could. But was it...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 22, 2012

Congressman Israel Protest

There were a few hundred angry CWA members that came out on Sunday July 22nd to mobilize against Congressman Steve Israel. The Congressman had refused to help CWA in fighting the Verizon/Cable deal...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 13, 2012

Nassau Corrections Officers Joins the UCOMM Family.

UCOMM Communications is extremely proud and happy to announce it's most recent client:  the Nassau County Sheriff's Correction Officers Benevolent Association. Plans for a new and...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jun 29, 2012

Join in the fight to save the middle class

Philly here we come. This August 11th, join in the fight to save the middle class as the 99% takes on Philadelphia. Workers from the New Jersey State AFL-CIO, national AFL-CIO, and the national...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jun 29, 2012

Healthcare for millions upheld

Healthcare for millions upheld. That's the big news this week. If you didn't hear that the Supreme Court upheld the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act, then chances are you live...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jun 22, 2012

Thanks Judge Spatt.

Federales Judge Arthur Spatt temporarily blocked a controversial bill that would allow Nassau County Executive Edman Gano to unilaterally cut $41 million by screwing over employees, reopening union...

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