The Daily Read – October 17, 2011
By Erica Varlese
The postal union has hired Ron Bloom to help restructure and revitalize the service.
Governor Cuomo and the Public Employees Federation have reached a tentative agreement on a contract that could prevent 3,500 layoffs.
United Automobile Workers are likely to approve Ford’s proposed contract.
Occupy Wall Street actions have spread to Times Square and across the globe.
In Greece, general strikes spread as the government votes on new austerity measures.