New York, NY – On Wednesday, October 18, members of the Transport Workers Union of America held a massive demonstration in Times Square to protest American Airlines’ outsourcing of U. S. jobs.
Albany, NY – “The federal administration’s decision to allow employers to opt out of providing no-cost birth control to women is disgraceful. This major loophole for employers is a direct assault on women’s rights and shows a callous disregard for the millions of women who rely on birth control for an assortment of critical medical…
Albany, NY – Norsk Titanium, the world’s first FAA-approved supplier of aerospace-grade structural titanium components is expanding its opations in New York State. Components will be manufactorsd at the Plattsburgh facility for Boeing, Spirit AeroSystems, and other aerospace companies.
NEW YORK, N.Y.—With plummeting medallion values threatening hundreds of yellow-cab owners with bankruptcy, City Councilmember Ydanis Rodriguez is introducing a bill that would let owners operate two taxis off one medallion.
Syracuse, NY – The first phase of a $48.8 million construction project to transform Syracuse Hancock International Airport into a modern-day facility has begun. The project includes a reconstruction of the terminal building increasing the facility to 14,500 square feet. Construction is scheduled to conclude in the fall of 2018.
New York, NY — Comptroller Scott M. Stringer and the New York City Pension Funds have announced that $450 million will be allocated to support affordable housing across the five boroughs. The investment in Pension Funds will create tens of thousands of affordable homes and units citywide. City pension funds have created or preserved over 100,000 affordable…
New York, NY – A retired FDNY firefighter, who has requested to remain anonymous, donated $200,000 in monies he was awarded as a result of his work at Ground Zero to the FDNY’s Fired Up for a Cure Foundation, which supports the families of New York City firefighters battling life-threatening illness.
New York, NY – Like a war zone with most of the island still without power. That’s how Teamsters Local 445 truck driver Daniel Maldonado, 40, described the scene in San Juan, Puerto Rico on Tuesday night — three weeks after Category 4 Hurricane Maria smacked the island with 155-mile-per-hour winds.
New York, NY – The Teamster Center Services, a Taft-Hartley Trust Fund, held its 24th Annual Health and Benefits Expo on October 6th, 2017, at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City. A wide variety of health and pension benefit service providers from all over the United States were conference sponsor exhibitors, and event…
New York, N.Y.—Drug costs are the fastest-growing expense for health-benefit plans, says EmpiRx Health senior sales executive Joseph E. Jurewicz—but he believes the pharmacy-benefits manager has developed a unique way of controlling them.