News From: Good Jobs Now

by Kris LaGrange | on Nov 18, 2011

Town Tax Dollars used to exploit.

Husky Kate is at it again! In the Town of Hempstead on Long Guy Land, the Industrial Development Agency is letting 590-600 Reality Corp. get away with not paying taxes through year 2020. In exchange...

by Kris LaGrange | on Nov 18, 2011

Cable is Organizing in Brooklyn!

Putting their foot down and taking control of their work lives, exploited workers in Cablevision who work in Brooklyn just went public and are organizing their union with CWA Local 1109. As we speak...

by Kris LaGrange | on Nov 11, 2011

Remember when that Wal-Mart Worker died?

It wasn't too long ago - but back in 2008 the dingbats in Valley Stream trampled 34 year old Jdimytai Damour to death at 5 am on Black Friday just so they could get their hands on the latest...

by Kris LaGrange | on Nov 09, 2011

Ohio Unions get revenge as Issue 2 fails!

A year after Gov. John Kasich and legislative Republicans were swept into office, Ohio voters delivered them a stinging rebuke yesterday, striking down an extensive curtailing of public-union power...

by Kris LaGrange | on Nov 04, 2011

LIPA makes decision to move forward with SERVCO model

The (LIPA) Board of Trustees approved a plan to restructure the way LIPA contracts for services to operate its electric utility business. Beginning in 2014, LIPA will adopt an improved business model...

by Brian Schneck | on Oct 28, 2011

Class Warfare - Your Damn Right it is!

Did you know that 50% of American workers earn less than $26,364 a year? Well it's true - This is just simply outrageous and immoral. When we have a consumer based economy and the consumer does...

by Kris LaGrange | on Oct 28, 2011

Albany DA is the man!

Albany's District attorney, David Soares, state troopers, and the Albany police chief and his officers resisted pressure from Governor Cuomo and the Albany Mayor to perform a middle of the night...

by Kris LaGrange | on Oct 14, 2011

The Mineola Cheeseheads

Nassau County Executive Edman Gano is planning to lay off more than 1,000 workers and mandate employees and retirees to pay twenty-five percent into their health insurance costs. In addition, he is...

by Don Dunn | on Oct 13, 2011

Bargaining Report 48

CWA District 1/IBEW Local 2213 and IBEW New England Regional Committees met with the Company today to continue discussions regarding the Company's counter proposal. After reviewing the company...

by Rollando Scott | on Oct 12, 2011

Battle Far From Over

A Message from President Rolando Scott Last week CWA/IBEW NY-NE & CWA/IBEW Mid Atlantic presented the company with a counter proposal which they took under review and evaluated. As of last Friday...

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