News From: Good Jobs Now

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 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 16, 2011

John Edwards - A Long Island Scrooge

So flood this Grinch with phone calls folks at 631-224-5559. This outgoing lame duck Islip Town Councilman who was raised on a union wage, voted against putting Long Islanders to work - just in time...

by Kris LaGrange | on Dec 15, 2011

Important Announcement from Local 1049

Today, based on recommendation by LIPA staff the Long Island Power Authority Board of Trustees voted to award the electric transmission and distribution management service agreement to Public Service...

by Kris LaGrange | on Dec 12, 2011

Helping Our Brothers at Cablevision this Holiday Season

Over 70% of Cablevision Techs in Brooklyn have signed cards in support of organizing their union with us, but of course this will not be easy. Cablevision will not recognize them as a union and there...

by Kris LaGrange | on Dec 09, 2011

Verizon is on Welfare

From 2008-2010, Verizon owed $11.4 billion in federal taxes-but instead, it got nearly $1 billion in tax rebates. Verizon could have used those tax savings to create jobs and reach a fair contract...

by Kris LaGrange | on Dec 09, 2011

Call-In to Renew Unemployment Insurance

Tell your members of Congress to renew Unemployment Insurance for 2012. Call (888) 245-3381 or visit the unemployedworkers.org call-in feature on this page. Millions of hardworking Americans - nearly...

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...

by Kris LaGrange | on Nov 25, 2011

Jobs with Justice Reporting. As you enjoy a reflective and restful Thanksgiving weekend.

We want to share the following opportunity to undermine the 1% and the Walton Family quickly from your computer. According to Forbes Magazine, 4 of the 11 wealthiest people in America are Waltons....

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