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New Jersey State AFL-CIO celebrates American freedom, union solidarity

A message from the NJ AFL-CIO As Americans, we celebrate 244 years of independence this weekend. We honor almost 2&...
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Supreme Court Delays Decision On Taking ‘Janus II’ Case

By Steve Wishnia laborpress.org WASHINGTON—The Supreme Court won’t decide whether to take the case dubb...
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IBEW Local 164 Donates $50,000 to Local Hospitals

Paramus – IBEW (International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers) Local 164, donated $50,000 in PPE to sevente...
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Leading US Retirees ‘Like Lambs to the Slaughter,’ Trump Labor Dept. Quietly Offers Up 401k Plans to Private Equity Vultures

“Private equity firms will now be allowed to access—and skim fees off of—the $9 trillion in 100 m...
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FACEBOOK PITCHED NEW TOOL ALLOWING EMPLOYERS TO SUPPRESS WORDS LIKE “UNIONIZE” IN WORKPLACE CHAT PRODUCT

By Lee Fang The Intercept During an internal presentation at Facebook on Wednesday, the company debuted features fo...
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Republicans Call on Unions to Stop Collecting Dues

They are pressuring the unions to end dues collection because of the pandemic By Brian Young ucommblog on Jun 05, 2...
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Unions Determined To Secure $25 Billion Needed To Save US Postal Service

May 28, 2020 By Steve Wishnia laborpress.org WASHINGTON—“The Postal Service doesn’t need any more...
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‘The Strike Wave Is in Full Swing’: Amazon, Whole Foods Workers Walk Off Job to Protest Unjust and Unsafe Labor Practices

by Julia Conley Staff writer Common Dreams Labor rights advocates on Monday urged the public to show support and so...
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Parents Need to End the Stigma Surrounding Trade School

by Katie BinghamSmith | February 23, 2020 grownandflown.com I’m going to be completely transparent: When I at...
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Philly Health Care Workers Vote Yes

Credit: Philly.com Juliana Feliciano Reyes Physicians, nurses, social workers, and other health-care staff at six h...
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Will Hahnemann’s bankruptcy pave the way for a stable St. Christopher’s children’s hospital?

by Harold Brubaker, Philadelphia Inquirer Hahnemann University Hospital and St. Christopher’s Hospital for Ch...
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Norcross Votes to Make It Easier for Workers

Norcross Votes to Make It Easier for Workers to Save For Retirement & Make Apprenticeships More Affordable The ...
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New Jersey State AFL-CIO celebrates American freedom, union solidarity

A message from the NJ AFL-CIO As Americans, we celebrate 244 years of independence this weekend. We honor almost 2&...
New Bridge Deb Visconi

IBEW Local 164 Donates $50,000 to Local Hospitals

Paramus – IBEW (International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers) Local 164, donated $50,000 in PPE to sevente...
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On the Road to Helping Union Families

Aaron Gallant AFL-CIO May 29, 2020 Driving two 26-foot trucks packed with food, members of the Bakery, Confectioner...
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AFL-CIO Sues OSHA for Emergency Temporary Standard to Protect Workers

From the AFL-CIO May 18, 2020 This morning, the AFL-CIO filed a petition for a writ of mandamus in the U.S. Court o...
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