RecruitMilitary presents the New York Veteran Job Fair on Thursday March 9, 2017, from 11am to 3pm at the Metropolitan Pavilion located at 125 West 18th Street, NY, NY 10011. To register for the New York Veteran Job Fair, click on the link here. […]
UNIONS & LEADERS FIGHT TRUMP’S ANTI-LABOR VISION Unions and Independent Democratic Conference members stand together against national right-to-work legislation and release four-point protection plan for New York State workers New York, NY — Standing up against the anti-labor vision of […]
There’s a reason to celebrate the New Year: Wage Gains for Low-Wage New Yorkers By George Gresham, President, 1199SEIU Although these are trying and uncertain times, members of 1199SEIU have reason to celebrate. In 2017, all 1199ers working in New […]
The latest release from the Department of Labor Statistics (BLS) provides no encouraging news for a jobs environment mired in stagnation. It does reveal some disturbing structural information about the type of jobs created and the overall economy. According to the […]
NYC’s Largest Public Employee Union Explores Fossil Fuel Divestment District Council 37 forum focuses on environmental justice and divestment from fossil fuels New York, NY — Today, New York City’s largest public employee union, District Council 37, gathered for a […]
DC 37 members employed by the City University of New York have overwhelmingly ratified a contract settlement by more than 98% of the vote.
TENTATIVE AGREEMENT WITH EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICE WORKERS, BRINGS OVER 97 PERCENT OF CITY WORKFORCE UNDER CONTRACT NEW YORK—Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced that the City of New York has reached a tentative contract agreement with DC37 Locals 2507 […]
Correction Officers’ union chief Norman Seabrook was busted by the feds Wednesday morning on corruption charges.
Voters think President Obama’s new overtime rule is a great idea, and almost four out of 10 say the new threshold should be even higher.
NY Building Congress President Richard Anderson Talks Construction on
LaborPress Radio – Sunday Evening, May 29 at 9PM on AM970.
Laborers union hosted a “teach-in” Tuesday night on the proposed Jerome Avenue rezoning.
COBA President Norman Seabrook delivers the State of the Union address for 2016.
On this date in 1836, Massachusetts became the first state to prohibit children under 15 from working in factories.
The homecare and healthcare workers of 1199SEIU, the healthcare union that has been helping to lead the Fight For $15, are celebrating the historic budget agreement that has put New York State on the path to a $15 minimum wage. […]