News From: Good Jobs Now

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....

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...

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