Municipal Government

Charter/Spectrum Ignores Responsibility; Entices Workers to Give Up Strike
Features, Law and Politics, Municipal Government, New York, Retail

Charter/Spectrum Ignores Responsibility; Entices Workers to Give Up Strike

New York, NY – After nine months striking, the roughly 1,800 Charter/Spectrum workers represented by IBEW Local 3 are headed into the holiday season still unsure about their survival — but the multi-billion-dollar telecom giant that employs them doesn’t want to talk about what it means to be a “good corporate citizen” or what their…

Good Guy Jake: A Christmas Treat for Every Union Household
Building Trades, Entertainment, Features, Municipal Government, National, Retail, Transportation

Good Guy Jake: A Christmas Treat for Every Union Household

New York, NY – This Yuletide season, while the Janus v. AFSCME case continues to percolate inside the U.S. Supreme Court and so-called “Right-To-Work” legislation grips GOP-controlled state houses across the land — union households can keep the Grinch at bay with a wonderful new children’s book that warmly illustrates both the profundity of giving and the…

Stuart Eber Steps Down As NYC MEA President
Features, Municipal Government, New York

Stuart Eber Steps Down As NYC MEA President

The New York City Managerial Employees  Association is reporting that longtime president Stu Eber is stepping down from his post effective December 7. Executive Vice President Shelly Shulman succeeds Eber in accordance with the MEA bylaws. The association’s Executive Board voted unanimously to elect Treasurer Edgar Landas to replace Mr. Shulman as Executive Vice President…

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