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Latest Buzz: Charter/Spectrum Audit; Steel Tariffs; Striking For a Year!

March 14, 2018

By Joe Maniscalco

On this episode of LaborPress’ Blue Collar Buzz, Leo Gerard, United Steelworkers International President, discusses the impact announced tariffs on steel and aluminum imports are having on workers; Kate Blumm, NYC Department of Information Technology & Telecommunications, talks about the results of a recently completed audit of the city’s Franchise Agreement with Charter/Spectrum; and IBEW Local 3 Shop Steward Richard Shabman talks about the yearlong strike against Charter/Spectrum and what looms ahead.

DoITT’s Kate Blumm talks about auditing Charter’s Franchise Agreement with NYC.

March 14, 2018

ONE COMMENT ON THIS POST To “Latest Buzz: Charter/Spectrum Audit; Steel Tariffs; Striking For a Year!”

  1. Johnny B. says:

    The only thing Kate Blumm from DOITT didn’t mention in her interview was the fact that there is also a collective bargaining clause which was never mention. She said they have no jurisdiction over the strike aspect of the spectrum franchise agreement ? I would think collective bargaining is largely a key point in this matter in which spectrum should be found in default as well. I think it’s being over looked.

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