Tag: DC1707

Advocates For Pre-K Teachers Urge: No RFPs Without Pay Parity!
Education, Features, Law and Politics, New York, topslot

Advocates For Pre-K Teachers Urge: No RFPs Without Pay Parity!

New York, NY – As pay equity talks between the Mayor’s Office and the union representing underpaid Early Childhood Education teachers continue this week— a large group of Community Based Organizations staffing those shortchanged educators is calling on Hizzoner to pump the brakes on plans to restructure the entire birth-to-five system until pay parity is…

Plight Of Underpaid Early Childhood Education Teachers Looms Large In Budget Talks
Building Trades, Features, Law and Politics, New York, Retail, topslot, Transportation

Plight Of Underpaid Early Childhood Education Teachers Looms Large In Budget Talks

New York, NY – Contrary to what the de Blasio administration is claiming, equal pay advocates rallying on the steps of City Hall last week, insisted that the ongoing plight of Early Childhood Education teachers fighting for pay parity with their DOE counterparts is not merely a “contractual issue”  — it’s a racially charged social…

New Buzz: Latest On The Charter Spectrum Strike And More!
Blue Collar Buzz, Building Trades, Features, Law and Politics, Multimedia, National

New Buzz: Latest On The Charter Spectrum Strike And More!

New York, NY – On this episode of LaborPress’ Blue Collar Buzz, we welcome Michael DeVito, progressive candidate for Congress in the 11th District, as well as an outspoken supporter of striking IBEW Local 3 workers at Charter/Spectrum. Sanela Djencic returns to the show to talk about the impact the more than 400-day Charter/Spectrum strike…