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From the New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development TRENTON – An Iselin construction contractor has agreed to pay back wages totaling nearly $150,000 to 13 laborers who claimed...
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April 11, 2019 The New Jersey State AFL-CIO invites you to join us in Trenton on April 15 for the Construction Industry Tax Fraud Day of Action. This event, hosted...
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CREDIT: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette – Len Boselovic   United Steelworkers union locals across the country overwhelmingly moved this week to give their union management the power to strike against U.S. Steel,...
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Credit:  Market Watch   If labor unions had a stronger presence in the workplace, all workers would see bigger paychecks and better employee benefits, according to new research. Previous studies...
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Proposal Would be Put Before Voters in General Election   (TRENTON) – Legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats Dan Benson, John Burzichelli and Pamela Lampitt to make a significant investment in...
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Cooperative Degree Programs Provide Job Skills In High Demand Industries TRENTON – Legislation authored by Senate President Steve Sweeney, Senator M. Teresa Ruiz and Senator Sandra Cunningham that would promote the...
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The Sheet Metal Workers Local 19 are taking the drug addiction epidemic crisis to an entire new level. From educating people on the streets to holding seminars for their apprentices...
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On October 7th, The Pink Elephant Movement will have its second annual 5k run and 1 mile walk to bring awareness to those who have lost family members struggling with...
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By Shannon Eblen It was a bittersweet moment for Ed Loomis. It was his second-to-last day as business manager of the International Union of Elevator Constructors Local 5. Sitting in...
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The Women’s Rights Convention opened in Seneca Falls, New York.  Delegates adopted a Declaration of Women’s Rights and called for women’s suffrage. – 1848 In the midst of the Great...