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Boston Globe
NLRB asks federal court for restraining order against Verizon unions picketing hotelsThe National Labor Relations Board in Boston is seeking a restraining order aga
NLRB asks federal court for restraining order against Verizon unions picketing hotels
Boston Globe / Posted 2 hours ago
The National Labor Relations Board in Boston is seeking a restraining order against unions representing striking Verizon Communications Inc. workers, alleging that pickets have harassed replacement workers outside their motels. Filed in US District... Read more
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The Morning Call
Union: Talen Energy planning job cuts at three power plantsALLENTOWN — Talen Energy's union expects the company to announce the eliminatio
Union: Talen Energy planning job cuts at three power plants
The Morning Call / Posted 5 hours ago
ALLENTOWN — Talen Energy's union expects the company to announce the elimination of 125 bargaining unit jobs across three of its power plants by the end of this week. The cuts — spread across Talen's Brunner Island, Montour and Susquehanna plants —... Read more
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Boston Herald
Verizon CEO: Labor secretary ‘very helpful’ amid ongoing strikeamid the communication giant’s ongoing strike, in an address to industry honcho
Verizon CEO: Labor secretary ‘very helpful’ amid ongoing strike
Boston Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
amid the communication giant’s ongoing strike, in an address to industry honchos in Boston as some 1,000 boisterous union workers picketed outside. “Yes, so we have been out on strike now for 42 days,” McAdam told an audience of executives... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Strikes cancelled as Essential Energy drafts new agreementABOUT 150 power workers on the North Coast have been ordered not to engage in 8
Strikes cancelled as Essential Energy drafts new agreement
Daily Examiner / Posted 7 hours ago
ABOUT 150 power workers on the North Coast have been ordered not to engage in 80-hour strikes amid fears work stoppages could threaten public safety. The Fair Work Commission's decision to block the industrial action was not a win for employer... Read more
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FierceTelecom
Verizon's union strikers are threatening replacement workers, says labor boardVerizon's (NYSE: VZ) striking workers represented by the CWA and IBEW unions ha
Verizon's union strikers are threatening replacement workers, says labor board
FierceTelecom / Posted 9 hours ago
Verizon's (NYSE: VZ) striking workers represented by the CWA and IBEW unions have been accused by the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) of harassing replacement workers at hotels in Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island. The NLRB sought... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Striking Verizon Workers Push For Better TermsLocal Verizon employees in red shirts have taken to the streets in Southampton
Striking Verizon Workers Push For Better Terms
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 12 hours ago
Local Verizon employees in red shirts have taken to the streets in Southampton Village to protest what they say are unfair contract terms. For more than 40 days, roughly 15 strikers, along with nearly 40,000 other workers on the East Coast, have... Read more
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Boston Herald
NLRB alleges strong-arm tactics in useThe National Labor Relations Board is seeking a court order to stop striking Ve
NLRB alleges strong-arm tactics in use
Boston Herald / Posted 21 hours ago
The National Labor Relations Board is seeking a court order to stop striking Verizon union workers from picketing and using alleged strong-arm tactics at area hotels housing Verizon employees and subcontractors amid a work stoppage over contract... Read more
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Daily Record
Gannon surpasses Sierchio in funds raised, spent for Morris sheriff racecontributors are largely from Morris County and Sierchio's are primarily from o
Gannon surpasses Sierchio in funds raised, spent for Morris sheriff race
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
contributors are largely from Morris County and Sierchio's are primarily from out-of-county. By law, an individual, union or business can give a maximum of $2,600 per election to a local/county candidate. Gannon drew in funds from at least... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
IBEW, EGCC grant degrees to apprenticesInternational Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 246 and the Steubenville
IBEW, EGCC grant degrees to apprentices
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 246 and the Steubenville Division of the National Electrical Contractors Association marked the apprentices' graduation with a dinner and ceremony May 14 at Williams Golf and Country Club in... Read more
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Boston Globe
MayorWalsh trying to keep focus amid scandaloffering his assessment of the 2½-year-old Walsh administration, before adding
MayorWalsh trying to keep focus amid scandal
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
offering his assessment of the 2½-year-old Walsh administration, before adding unprompted, “I’m sorry about that union thing, but that’s not on him.” That “union thing” is a federal investigation in City Hall that led to an extortion... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Primary foe attracts financial support for challenge to Wasserman Schultzoversight and international trade. Labor backing Canova's campaign has played
Primary foe attracts financial support for challenge to Wasserman Schultz
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
oversight and international trade. Labor backing Canova's campaign has played up support he has received from labor unions, including Friday's endorsement by Transport Workers Union Local 568, which represents cargo and fleet service workers... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Feds, state investigate head of local electrical workers unionEXCLUSIVE: Embattled union spent $680K on beachfront homeEXCLUSIVE: Embattled u
Feds, state investigate head of local electrical workers union
Hawaii News Now / Posted 4 days ago
EXCLUSIVE: Embattled union spent $680K on beachfront homeEXCLUSIVE: Embattled union spent $680K on beachfront home The embattled head of a local union bought a beachfront home on Kauai that it used as a retreat. The purchase is being cited as... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Rover Pipeline Will Benefit Area, Provide Many Jobswomen represented a diverse set of backgrounds, from the Independent Oil and Ga
Rover Pipeline Will Benefit Area, Provide Many Jobs
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 6 days ago
women represented a diverse set of backgrounds, from the Independent Oil and Gas Association of West Virginia to skilled workers and even a member of the West Virginia House of Delegates. This broad support stands as yet another indication of the... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Strike enters 5th weekLocally, 26 active employees and several retirees have been affected by the str
Strike enters 5th week
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
Locally, 26 active employees and several retirees have been affected by the strike that started April 13. The Verizon office, located in Yeagertown, has been the site of union employees striking over the past month. Members of the Communication... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Will KMU cripple our BPO industry?It is a news event the local traditional and social media missed. It was only a
Will KMU cripple our BPO industry?
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
It is a news event the local traditional and social media missed. It was only after Fortune published the story that we found out KMU was starting to get active in the BPO industry. Credit the KMU for being proactive and managing to reach out to... Read more
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FOX News
Powerful Philly union accused of using drones to intimidate enemiesdeveloper Mihir Wankawala clicked on the link a friend had sent him and watched
Powerful Philly union accused of using drones to intimidate enemies
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
developer Mihir Wankawala clicked on the link a friend had sent him and watched in shock: Drone-shot video shows dozens of union protesters, the view rising to peer in the windows of the historic hotel property Wankawala was carefully refurbishing.... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Embattled union spent $680K on beachfront homeJust 100 feet from the ocean, a two-bedroom home in Kekaha is supposed to serve
Embattled union spent $680K on beachfront home
Hawaii News Now / Posted 8 days ago
Just 100 feet from the ocean, a two-bedroom home in Kekaha is supposed to serve as the IBEW's Local 1260's Kauai office. But it also serves as a retreat for union members. At a time when the local was raising dues for hundreds, it paid more than... Read more
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My EastText
IUE/CWA ratifies four-year contract with Trane in TylerTyler, Texas Members of Local 86782 of the International Union of Electronic a
IUE/CWA ratifies four-year contract with Trane in Tyler
My EastText / Posted 9 days ago
Tyler, Texas Members of Local 86782 of the International Union of Electronic and Electrical Workers/Communications Workers of America (IUE/CWA) voted today to ratify a new four-year agreement with Trane, a brand of Ingersoll Rand (NYSE: IR) in... Read more
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The Maui News
IBEW official rescinds retirement amid auditHONOLULU (AP) - A Honolulu union official is no longer retiring while a financi
IBEW official rescinds retirement amid audit
The Maui News / Posted 9 days ago
HONOLULU (AP) - A Honolulu union official is no longer retiring while a financial audit unfolds. Business manager Brian Ahakuelo has denied any wrongdoing and told KHON-TV that he didn't want to retire under a dark cloud. The International... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Foreign workers finding jobs in U.S. auto industryCarolina auto plant. Turns out, that wasn’t true. The unemployed electrician
Foreign workers finding jobs in U.S. auto industry
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
Carolina auto plant. Turns out, that wasn’t true. The unemployed electrician had no qualifications to oversee American workers and spoke only a sentence or two of English. He never set foot in South Carolina. The companies that arranged his... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
It’s a tough job market for the young without college degreesa manager, but those jobs require some college experience. Vynny Brown, who ha
It’s a tough job market for the young without college degrees
Manila Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
a manager, but those jobs require some college experience. Vynny Brown, who has worked as a server for nearly a year at a local Tex-Mex restaurant chain, at home in Houston. Brown spent about six months living out of a car after graduating from... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Embattled head of electrical workers union accused of misusing union moneyThe embattled head of a Hawaii electrical workers union is being accused of usi
Embattled head of electrical workers union accused of misusing union money
Hawaii News Now / Posted 11 days ago
The embattled head of a Hawaii electrical workers union is being accused of using union money on personal first-class travel, hotel accommodations, and to pay for his son's attorney fees in a felony case. Meanwhile on Thursday, in a bizarre move,... Read more
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The Seattle Times
It’s a tough job market for the young without college degreesdon’t have,” said Brown, who says he cannot afford to go to college now. “It’s
It’s a tough job market for the young without college degrees
The Seattle Times / Posted 12 days ago
don’t have,” said Brown, who says he cannot afford to go to college now. “It’s the biggest struggle I’ve had.” Most young workers have the same problem as Brown. Only 10 percent of 17- to 24-year-olds have a college or advanced degree, according... Read more
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Fortune
Verizon Strikers Confronted By Armed Security in Philippines ProtestTim Dubnau knew that helping lead a strike of almost 40,000 workers against Ver
Verizon Strikers Confronted By Armed Security in Philippines Protest
Fortune / Posted 12 days ago
Tim Dubnau knew that helping lead a strike of almost 40,000 workers against Verizon Communications was going to be tough. But he had no idea that he would find himself, as he did on Wednesday, crammed in the back of an unmarked white van, terrified,... Read more
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Literary Minded
Highlights of days three and fourinner northern Melbourne seat of Wills. • Labor has a new candidate for Freman
Highlights of days three and four
Literary Minded / Posted 12 days ago
inner northern Melbourne seat of Wills. • Labor has a new candidate for Fremantle following the disendorsement of Maritime Union of Australia organiser Chris Brown, who failed to disclose past convictions on his candidate nomination form. The... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
BART to Ratify Union's Four-Year Contract ExtensionThe BART board of directors on Thursday was set to ratify agreements with three
BART to Ratify Union's Four-Year Contract Extension
NBC Bay Area / Posted 12 days ago
The BART board of directors on Thursday was set to ratify agreements with three unions and extend their currents contract by four years and avoid a potential worker strike. It also buys some time for both sides to negotiate the agency's pension... Read more
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Daily Examiner
North Coast could be plunged into darkness amidst strikewill be left almost entirely unmanned as 150 Essential Energy staff go on strik
North Coast could be plunged into darkness amidst strike
Daily Examiner / Posted 12 days ago
will be left almost entirely unmanned as 150 Essential Energy staff go on strike without leaving a skeleton workforce. Electrical Trades Union members make up 90% of Essential Energy field staff, and every member has agreed to walk off the job... Read more
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Northern Star
North Coast could be plunged into darkness amidst strikewill be left almost entirely unmanned as 150 Essential Energy staff go on strik
North Coast could be plunged into darkness amidst strike
Northern Star / Posted 12 days ago
will be left almost entirely unmanned as 150 Essential Energy staff go on strike without leaving a skeleton workforce. Electrical Trades Union members make up 90% of Essential Energy field staff, and every member has agreed to walk off the job... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Head of electrical workers union retires after chapter placed in trusteeshipThe embattled head of a Hawaii electrical workers union says he has retired. B
Head of electrical workers union retires after chapter placed in trusteeship
Hawaii News Now / Posted 14 days ago
The embattled head of a Hawaii electrical workers union says he has retired. Business manager Brian Ahakuelo said he'll be leaving IBEW Local 1260, five days after the chapter was placed into trusteeship. The 55-year-old Ahakuelo says he’s done... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Verizon strikers picket Nashua hotelemployees paced in front of the Fireside Inn in Nashua on Monday morning, part
Verizon strikers picket Nashua hotel
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
employees paced in front of the Fireside Inn in Nashua on Monday morning, part of a regional effort to call attention to union positions and put replacement workers on the hot seat. About 39,000 Verizon workers along the East Coast represented... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Strike action continues at new hospital siteSTRIKE action continued at the Sunshine Coast University Hospital on Monday wit
Strike action continues at new hospital site
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
STRIKE action continued at the Sunshine Coast University Hospital on Monday with some workers refusing to cross picket lines in solidarity for Electrical Trades Union members locked in a battle with contractor Nilsen. About 100 workers and ETU... Read more
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Queensland Times
Strike action continues at new hospital siteSTRIKE action continued at the Sunshine Coast University Hospital on Monday wit
Strike action continues at new hospital site
Queensland Times / Posted 15 days ago
STRIKE action continued at the Sunshine Coast University Hospital on Monday with some workers refusing to cross picket lines in solidarity for Electrical Trades Union members locked in a battle with contractor Nilsen. About 100 workers and ETU... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Strike action continues at new hospital siteSTRIKE action continued at the Sunshine Coast University Hospital on Monday wit
Strike action continues at new hospital site
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 15 days ago
STRIKE action continued at the Sunshine Coast University Hospital on Monday with some workers refusing to cross picket lines in solidarity for Electrical Trades Union members locked in a battle with contractor Nilsen. About 100 workers and ETU... Read more
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News Mail
Strike action continues at new hospital siteSTRIKE action continued at the Sunshine Coast University Hospital on Monday wit
Strike action continues at new hospital site
News Mail / Posted 15 days ago
STRIKE action continued at the Sunshine Coast University Hospital on Monday with some workers refusing to cross picket lines in solidarity for Electrical Trades Union members locked in a battle with contractor Nilsen. About 100 workers and ETU... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Strike action continues at new hospital siteSTRIKE action continued at the Sunshine Coast University Hospital on Monday wit
Strike action continues at new hospital site
The Daily Mercury / Posted 15 days ago
STRIKE action continued at the Sunshine Coast University Hospital on Monday with some workers refusing to cross picket lines in solidarity for Electrical Trades Union members locked in a battle with contractor Nilsen. About 100 workers and ETU... Read more
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Rappler
Air strikes on Syria displaced camp kill 28 as Aleppo truce holdscausing people to panic and two more fell inside where a dozen tents caught fir
Air strikes on Syria displaced camp kill 28 as Aleppo truce holds
Rappler / Posted 19 days ago
causing people to panic and two more fell inside where a dozen tents caught fire," he said. Online images showed emergency workers putting out fires among damaged blue and white tents. The US said it has not confirmed if the strikes were carried... Read more
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Slate
I Went Looking for the End of Bernie’s Campaign. I Couldn’t Find It.about 100 Sanders volunteers gather for “get out the vote” training inside a dr
I Went Looking for the End of Bernie’s Campaign. I Couldn’t Find It.
Slate / Posted 19 days ago
about 100 Sanders volunteers gather for “get out the vote” training inside a dreary, linoleum-floored function room at Local 481—the Indianapolis chapter of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. After a briefing from a pair of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Edna Molewa - Environmental Affairs Dept Budget Vote 2016-2017for Sustainable Development, as encapsulated in the 17 Sustainable Development
Minister Edna Molewa - Environmental Affairs Dept Budget Vote 2016-2017
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
for Sustainable Development, as encapsulated in the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDG's) and Agenda 2063 of the African Union. The declaration of the Sustainable Development Goals envisages among others, 'a world in which every country enjoys... Read more
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New Times San Luis Obispo
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CAto Carbajal’s campaign so far represent traditional power centers and issues wi
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CA
New Times San Luis Obispo / Posted 19 days ago
to Carbajal’s campaign so far represent traditional power centers and issues within the Democratic Party such as labor unions, women’s rights, and immigration reform. In addition to receiving donations from the Democratic Congressional Campaign... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Striking Verizon workers begin drawing benefitsStriking workers at Verizon Communications are drawing benefits from a union st
Striking Verizon workers begin drawing benefits
The Buffalo News / Posted 20 days ago
Striking workers at Verizon Communications are drawing benefits from a union strike fund, as the walkout nears the one-month mark. The Communications Workers of America said its members receive $200 per week after two weeks on strike, a figure that... Read more
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The Daily Voice - North Salem
Verizon Contract Talks Stalled As Union Rejects Company's Latest OfferWHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- No end is expected soon in the walkout of nearly 40,000 V
Verizon Contract Talks Stalled As Union Rejects Company's Latest Offer
The Daily Voice - North Salem / Posted 20 days ago
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- No end is expected soon in the walkout of nearly 40,000 Verizon line workers, union officials said Tuesday. The workers’ contract expired on Aug. 2, 2015, and a strike began on April 13 including about 1,500 Verizon union... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Chappaqua
Verizon Contract Talks Stalled As Union Rejects Company's Latest OfferWHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- No end is expected soon in the walkout of nearly 40,000 V
Verizon Contract Talks Stalled As Union Rejects Company's Latest Offer
The Daily Voice - Chappaqua / Posted 20 days ago
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- No end is expected soon in the walkout of nearly 40,000 Verizon line workers, union officials said Tuesday. The workers’ contract expired on Aug. 2, 2015, and a strike began on April 13 including about 1,500 Verizon union... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Harrison
Verizon Contract Talks Stalled As Union Rejects Company's Latest OfferWHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- No end is expected soon in the walkout of nearly 40,000 V
Verizon Contract Talks Stalled As Union Rejects Company's Latest Offer
The Daily Voice - Harrison / Posted 20 days ago
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- No end is expected soon in the walkout of nearly 40,000 Verizon line workers, union officials said Tuesday. The workers’ contract expired on Aug. 2, 2015, and a strike began on April 13 including about 1,500 Verizon union... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Pound Ridge
Verizon Contract Talks Stalled As Union Rejects Company's Latest OfferWHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- No end is expected soon in the walkout of nearly 40,000 V
Verizon Contract Talks Stalled As Union Rejects Company's Latest Offer
The Daily Voice - Pound Ridge / Posted 20 days ago
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- No end is expected soon in the walkout of nearly 40,000 Verizon line workers, union officials said Tuesday. The workers’ contract expired on Aug. 2, 2015, and a strike began on April 13 including about 1,500 Verizon union... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Yorktown
Verizon Contract Talks Stalled As Union Rejects Company's Latest OfferWHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- No end is expected soon in the walkout of nearly 40,000 V
Verizon Contract Talks Stalled As Union Rejects Company's Latest Offer
The Daily Voice - Yorktown / Posted 20 days ago
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- No end is expected soon in the walkout of nearly 40,000 Verizon line workers, union officials said Tuesday. The workers’ contract expired on Aug. 2, 2015, and a strike began on April 13 including about 1,500 Verizon union... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Rye
Verizon Contract Talks Stalled As Union Rejects Company's Latest OfferWHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- No end is expected soon in the walkout of nearly 40,000 V
Verizon Contract Talks Stalled As Union Rejects Company's Latest Offer
The Daily Voice - Rye / Posted 20 days ago
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- No end is expected soon in the walkout of nearly 40,000 Verizon line workers, union officials said Tuesday. The workers’ contract expired on Aug. 2, 2015, and a strike began on April 13 including about 1,500 Verizon union... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Port Chester
Verizon Contract Talks Stalled As Union Rejects Company's Latest OfferWHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- No end is expected soon in the walkout of nearly 40,000 V
Verizon Contract Talks Stalled As Union Rejects Company's Latest Offer
The Daily Voice - Port Chester / Posted 20 days ago
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- No end is expected soon in the walkout of nearly 40,000 Verizon line workers, union officials said Tuesday. The workers’ contract expired on Aug. 2, 2015, and a strike began on April 13 including about 1,500 Verizon union... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Peekskill
Verizon Contract Talks Stalled As Union Rejects Company's Latest OfferWHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- No end is expected soon in the walkout of nearly 40,000 V
Verizon Contract Talks Stalled As Union Rejects Company's Latest Offer
The Daily Voice - Peekskill / Posted 20 days ago
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- No end is expected soon in the walkout of nearly 40,000 Verizon line workers, union officials said Tuesday. The workers’ contract expired on Aug. 2, 2015, and a strike began on April 13 including about 1,500 Verizon union... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Armonk
Verizon Contract Talks Stalled As Union Rejects Company's Latest OfferWHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- No end is expected soon in the walkout of nearly 40,000 V
Verizon Contract Talks Stalled As Union Rejects Company's Latest Offer
The Daily Voice - Armonk / Posted 20 days ago
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- No end is expected soon in the walkout of nearly 40,000 Verizon line workers, union officials said Tuesday. The workers’ contract expired on Aug. 2, 2015, and a strike began on April 13 including about 1,500 Verizon union... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Briarcliff
Verizon Contract Talks Stalled As Union Rejects Company's Latest OfferWHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- No end is expected soon in the walkout of nearly 40,000 V
Verizon Contract Talks Stalled As Union Rejects Company's Latest Offer
The Daily Voice - Briarcliff / Posted 20 days ago
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- No end is expected soon in the walkout of nearly 40,000 Verizon line workers, union officials said Tuesday. The workers’ contract expired on Aug. 2, 2015, and a strike began on April 13 including about 1,500 Verizon union... Read more
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