by Kris LaGrange | on Jun 23, 2012

Congressional Night 2012

Members and leaders from the Long Island Labor Movement will be asking our Senate and Congressional Delegation important questions that will address key issues that affect Long Islands' working...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jun 22, 2012

1109 Endorses Gounardes for Senate

Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, NY Communication Workers of America Local 1109 announced their support today for Brooklyn attorney Andrew Gounardes, the Democratic candidate for State Senate in southern...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jun 15, 2012

Father's Day Silent March Against Stop & Frisk

This Sunday at 3 pm, tens of thousands of New Yorkers from every background will march silently down Fifth Avenue from 110th Street to 78th Street to protest Mayor Bloomberg's out of control Stop and...

by Kris LaGrange | on May 21, 2012

NLRB Region 2 Authorizes Issuance of Complaint Against Verizon for Unfair Firings.

On Friday, we learned that the Regional Director of Region 2 of the NLRB authorized the issuance of a complaint against Verizon regarding the discipline of CWA members for strike-related activity....

by Mike Malek | on May 15, 2012

Deny eminent domain rights to transmission projects starting outside of the Empire State

The IBEW Utility Laboor Council of NYS represents over 15,000 IBEW workers in the utility industry. We join Senator Maziarz to thank and support him for the Senate Bill denying eminent domain rights...

by Mike Malek | on May 01, 2012

IBEW Utility Labor Council of NYS supports the STARS objectives

The IBEW Utility Council of NYS, representing over 15,000 NYS Utility workers, enthusiastically supports the newly released State Transmission Assessment and Reliability Study (STARS) objectives. The...

by Mia Jorgenson | on Mar 30, 2012

Rallying at the Capitol

On March 5, hundreds of students and their supporters from around New York State converged on the state capitol. GSEU and other university labor leaders were there, including leadership from CUNY's...

by Mia Jorgenson | on Mar 29, 2012

GSEU Arrested at Capitol

Already this month, members of the Graduate Student Employees Union have been especially active in demonstrations for student and worker's rights. On March 5, members from across the state...

by Rollando Scott | on Mar 14, 2012

Hand-written letter campaign

There will be a crucial US Senate anti-trust committee meeting soon on the proposed deal between Verizon and the cable companies which would destroy our jobs and hurt our customers. We need to work...

by Leo Yanez | on Mar 08, 2012

No Social Security or Medicare?

Social Security and Medicare are government run programs that have been opposed by anti-government groups since they were first enacted. Imagine having no Social Security or Medicare - it's a...

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