by Guest Post | on Sep 13, 2019

Gallup Union Poll: 50 Year High

This post was written by the IBEW Media Department Reports of labor’s demise have been greatly exaggerated according to a new Gallup poll. According to the research organization, 65% of...

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 Press and Media | on Sep 05, 2019

Labor Leaders are Getting Younger

This Labor Day, Newsday profiled some of the young union leaders that are representing a new generation of activism and leadership. Check out the story below.

by Brian Young | on Sep 04, 2019

Letter Carrier Killed in Recent Mass Shooting

Over the Labor Day weekend, yet another mass shooting took place. This time the shooting took place in Odessa, Texas. 25 people were injured, and 7 victims died before police were able to stop the...

by Kris LaGrange | on Sep 03, 2019

UCOMM Offices Defaced on Labor Day

Over the Labor Day weekend, UCOMM was violated. The trademark sign that adorns our Long Island office was ripped off our window, leaving just a sliver of the sign to wave in the wind. After we...

by Kris LaGrange | on Aug 29, 2019

Happy Labor Day from the UCOMM Family

Below are some messages that union leaders from a variety of crafts put together for the upcoming Labor Day weekend. These messages resonate no matter what you do for a living so its worth the read...

by Kris LaGrange | on Aug 27, 2019

How Unions Celebrate Labor Day

With Labor Day less than a week away, union members from across the country will be marching in parades and taking part in events to celebrate the holiday. At the UCOMM Media Group, we work with a...

by Brian Young | on Aug 21, 2019

Classes to Close the Wage Gap

UCOMM has previously reported about New York City's attempts to close the wage gap through laws like banning the box. Now they are launching a new program to educate women on how to negotiate at...

by Guest Post | on Aug 20, 2019

DirecTV IBEW Local Makes Big Gains

This post was written by the IBEW Media Department. About 3,000 employees at DirecTV facilities across 13 states voted for IBEW representation and approved contracts in 2016, a major organizing...

by Brian Young | on Aug 19, 2019

Freedom Foundation Hires Extremist Lawmaker

The Freedom Foundation has a new director for its Oregon chapter, and he is about as extreme as they come. The Foundation’s new hire is Oregon State Representative Mike Nearman and he has a...