News From: Union

by Kris LaGrange | on Jan 26, 2012

Union Benefits

The New York State cuts to higher education has propelled new and rising fees that effect our teaching and graduate assistant members. Your representation at CWA 1104/ GSEU understands how these...

by Leo Yanez | on Jan 26, 2012

Make Safety a Daily Habit

By now all of you probably know of the fatal accident that took the life of one of our brothers. He was not a member of Local 83, or even from New York for that matter, but he was a brother lineman...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jan 08, 2012

Neal Tepel's Labor Press Report

It's nice that TWU Local 252 has reached a tentative agreement with Veolia Transportation in Nassau County for 800 members to provide bus service to County residents after the MTA abandoned the...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jan 08, 2012

US DOL Nails Conway

Conway Stores Inc. of the Bronx, N.Y., has been cited by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration for willful, repeat and serious violations of workplace safety standards. Among the...

by Don Daley | on Dec 22, 2011

Seasons Greetings: A Holiday Message from Don Daley

At this joyous time of year, we wish you abundance, happiness and peace in a new year filled with hope and a holiday season filled with joy and meaning.As 2011 ends, we think about all we are...

by George Bloom | on Dec 22, 2011

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year Local 1104

A Holiday Message from President George Bloom: We had a pretty busy year, and the New Year will be just as busy. What a year it was too. The strike, layoffs, the union election, the constant negative...

by Steve Flanagan | on Dec 21, 2011

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year Local 66

A Holiday Message from Business Manager Steve Flanagan: Brothers and sisters - on behalf of myself and all the officers of Local 66, we would like to wish you and your family a very Merry...

by Don Dunn | on Dec 21, 2011

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

A Message from President Don Dunn This holiday season, I just wanted to take a quick moment and thank everyone for being good union members. The sacrifices we all make to mobilize, to volunteer...

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 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...

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