January 21, 2013
Dear Neal and the LaborPress Readership,
I wanted to take the time to wish you a happy Martin Luther King Day and reflect on this important moment in our history, as President Obama is sworn in for a second term.
Letter to the Editor - NYS Senator Mike Gianaris
December 13, 2011
Last week, we scored a major victory for progressive values. Together we proved that government works best when it listens to all the people, not just the 1%.
Letter to the Editor
October 16, 2012
I have been saying for a while that we need someone like Yetta Kurland representing us in government. Yetta has been a fierce champion for us on many issues, and I believe is exactly what we need in an elected official.
Letter to the Editior
November 22, 2011
Tuesday’s Children in collaboration with Outside the Wire will be hosting a free theatre performance of dramatic readings from ancient plays that timelessly depict the psychological and physical wounds inflicted by traumatic events.
Letter to the Editor - Veolia's Response to LaborPress Article: TWU Local 252 to Vote on NICE Contract
January 11, 2012
Veolia Transportation in Nassau County, New York, appreciates the recent coverage given by Marc Bussanich in the Labor Press to the tentative agreement reached between Veolia and TWU 252. Negotiations were tough but respectful and we agree with Local 252 president Pat Bowden that the agreement reached was fair. Working with our labor partners, we believe that NICE will become a transit system that all of Nassau County can be proud of, in particular members of TWU 252 who are critical to its success.
Letter to the Editor of Laborpress
November 3, 2011
We’re glad to publish the following statements of two persons who love unions and the justice that unions represent–Barbara Kestenbaum, (DC-37) and Sally Ross (UFT):