'

Breaking News

Put the power in your hands – download our exclusive free union mobile app.
Search Union Critical Alert System in your mobile device.
Now everyone can be an organizer, and get critical information instantly.
Union Labor constructing
Screen-Shot-2019-12-02-at-10.36.10-AM-456x450

Philly’s public defenders move to unionize with UAW

ByRyan Briggs December 2, 2019 WHYY.org A majority of the attorneys at the Defender Association of Philadelphia hav...
image001

Norcross Attends UOSS’ 20th Annual Thanksgiving Feastival

From the Office on Conressman D0nald Norcross Volunteers from the community join forces with elected officials and ...
social-media-763731_640

Deconstructing a crisis: After an accident, 1 tweet could ruin a contractor’s reputation

Jenn Goodman November 25, 2019 constructiondive.com False information can spread on social media and become “...
New_Jersey_State_House,_General_Assembly_chamber

Package of Legislation Seeking to Address the Misclassification of Independent Contractors Clears the Assembly Labor Committee

November 18, 2019 From the NJ AFL-CIO The Assembly Labor Committee released seven bills today seeking to reform the...
bricklayers logo

Taking the fight to Trenton to shut down the underground construction market

A campaign to crack down on the underground construction market spearheaded by Richard Tolson, Director of the Inte...
image001 (1)

OROHO, SPACE, & WIRTHS CALL FOR CRACKDOWN ON WORKER ABUSE & CORPORATE FRAUD IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY

News from Senator Steve Oroho, Assemblyman Parker Space, and Assemblyman Hal Wirths Widespread Abuse Allows Unscrup...
Logo_uaw

Commentary: This looks like the start of a great time for unions

By Conor Sen Bloomberg | Oct 22, 2019 | 8:00 AM The tight labor market in the U.S. is leading to a shift in the bal...
Labor Day Parade- Philadelphis 2017. Here, SEIU local 688 - did not get her name

We Need Stronger Labor Unions to Protect the Middle Class

Sharon Block On 9/4/17 at 6:10 AM EDT Newsweek Opinion Labor law in our country is profoundly broken. The National ...
Photo By: Tom Gralish

Philly Health Care Workers Vote Yes

Credit: Philly.com Juliana Feliciano Reyes Physicians, nurses, social workers, and other health-care staff at six h...
Hahnehamm Hospital

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...
220px-Donald_Norcross_official_portrait

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 ...
Governor Chris Christie and Senate President Steve Sweeney annouce the bipartisan agreement to end the impasse on supreme court nominee at the Statehouse in Trenton, N.J. on Monday, May 2, 2011. (Governor's Office/Tim Larsen)

Murphy rejects bill aiming to save highway workers’ lives.

He says there’s a better way to do it. Sweeney looking at possible override attempt. Credit: Brent Johnson ...
image001

Norcross Attends UOSS’ 20th Annual Thanksgiving Feastival

From the Office on Conressman D0nald Norcross Volunteers from the community join forces with elected officials and ...
49029121418_a9901ea0c4_c

Norcross, Kim Announce Bill to Connect Veterans to Registered Apprenticeships

CHERRY HILL, NJ – Today, U.S. Congressmen Donald Norcross (NJ-01) and Andy Kim (NJ-03) announced the Bringing...
Rep.-Donald-Norcross

Norcross, Kim to Unveil New Bill Connecting Veterans with Apprenticeships

CHERRY HILL, NJ – On Thursday, November 7, 2019 at 10:30 a.m., Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) and Congre...
IMG_1188

Three generations of Schulz have a hand in Liberty Bell installation at CBP

By Charlie Sprang The Liberty Bell replica installed this spring in front of Citizens Bank Park was the same one th...
trades-unions-web-ad

YOU MIGHT BE INTERESTED