News from our affiliates

New Bill Would Crack Down on Call Center Offshoring

6 days 17 hours - UCOMM Blog - New legislation introduced this week by Senator Bob Casey (D-Pa.), in the U.S. Senate and the bipartisan duo of Reps. David McKinley (R-W.Va.) and Mark Pocan (...

Pride Month Profiles: Jeanne Laberge and Ruth Jacobsen

5 days 23 hours - AFL-CIO - Pride Month Profiles: Jeanne Laberge and Ruth Jacobsen For Pride Month, the AFL-CIO is...

AFL-CIO Hosts Town Hall

5 days 18 hours - UCOMM Blog - On Monday, AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka kicked off a series of Town Hall meetings. The first one took place in Pittsburgh, and more will be held on Tuesday...

A Better Trade Deal: The Working People Weekly List

5 days 17 hours - AFL-CIO - A Better Trade Deal: The Working People Weekly List AFL-CIO Every week, we...

Let Uber Drivers Join a Union

5 days 17 hours - UCOMM Blog - Workers in the on-demand, or "gig," economy are denied basic rights that all other employees receive, simply because their work originates from a phone "app."...

TAKE A LOOK AT TEACHING: Batavia president highlights unions and the teaching profession

4 days 20 hours - NYSUT - Mark Warren believes that first friendships are the best friendships. So when he learned that Batavia High School was offering an Introduction to Education course...

IBEW Encourages Voter Participation

3 days 17 hours - UCOMM Blog - This post was written by the IBEW Media Department. A major initiative is underway to ensure that every IBEW member eligible to vote is registered, aiming to...