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Leaked Memo: Trump's Plan to Destroy Federal Unions

6 days 23 hours - UCOMM Blog - According to a new leaked memo, a senior White House labor advisor encouraged Trump to eliminate all job protections for federal workers. The memo, which was...

Castro's Plan to Protect Domestic Workers

6 days 22 hours - UCOMM Blog - Over the past few months, UCOMM has reported on the labor plans of many of the major candidates (and some who have dropped out) for President. Bernie Sanders,...

Study: WV Prevailing Wage Repeal Lowers Wages

6 days 6 min - UCOMM Blog - This post was written by the IBEW. Students at Mountain Valley Elementary School in southern West Virginia’s Mercer County were forced to wait more than a month...

NYSUT congratulates Binghamton University professor on Nobel Prize award

5 days 2 hours - NYSUT - BINGHAMTON, N.Y. Oct. 9, 2019 — New York State United Teachers today congratulated NYSUT member M. Stanley Whittingham, a distinguished professor of chemistry...

NYSUT officers to SRPs: ‘All together, we accomplish great things!’

5 days 10 min - NYSUT - NYSUT President Andy Pallotta has a family tree full of school workers that he shared with more than 200 School-Related Professionals seated before him at the SRP...

Union Professor Wins Nobel Prize in Chemistry

4 days 23 hours - UCOMM Blog - New York State United Teachers (NYSUT) today congratulated NYSUT member M. Stanley Whittingham, a distinguished professor of chemistry and materials science at...

Trump to Federal Agencies: Restrict Unions

4 days 23 hours - UCOMM Blog - After months of legal wrangling, the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) has ordered all federal agencies to begin following Trump’s executive orders (EO) to...

A Seat at the Table: Worker Wins

4 days 4 hours - AFL-CIO - A Seat at the Table: Worker Wins OPEIU Local 40 Our latest roundup of...

Brazilian and U.S. Workers Confronting Common Threat Build Solidarity in the Global Labor Movement

4 days 2 hours - AFL-CIO - Brazilian and U.S. Workers Confronting Common Threat Build Solidarity in the Global Labor Movement AFL-CIO...

IBEW Supports Nuclear Powers America Act

3 days 22 hours - UCOMM Blog - This post was written by the IBEW. In an age of shrinking bipartisanship and climbing global temperatures, the Nuclear Powers America Act might just be the...