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Fairpont Workers Deserve Our Support
FairPoint Workers Deserve Our Support Striking FairPoint workers picket in front of their office, Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, in Concord, N.H. More than 1,700 FairPoint Communications workers in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont went on strike demanding that the company return to the bargaining table.(AP Photo/Jim Cole) FairPoint Workers Deserve Our Support Striking FairPoint workers picket in front of their office, Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, in Concord, N.H. More than 1,700 FairPoint Communications workers in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont went on strike demanding that the company return to the bargaining table.(AP Photo/Jim Cole) Read More...
Judge sides with Walmart Workers
Judge sides with California workers in Walmart labor dispute Reuters By Mica Rosenberg December 11, 2014 An administrative law judge found Walmart threatened employees trying to organize workers at two stores in California, in a victory for workers' rights groups challenging labor practices at the retail giant.http://tinyurl.com/k9e6u4j Read More...
Fairpoint Failing
MANCHESTER, N.H. —A widespread outage affected FairPoint Internet customers across New Hampshire and Vermont on Thursday. Related Key storm links: Live video, power... Storm makes for treacherous... Latest NH power outages Power companies prepared for upcoming... Utility crews prepare for possible... Read more: http://www.wmur.com/money/widespread-fairpoint-internet-outage-affecting-nh-customers/30176172#ixzz3LbYnYwPf Read More...
UAW Certified as VW Representative
The UAW has been certified as the representative of more than 45% of Volkswagen's workers in Chattanooga, Tenn., a major victory for the union, which has been trying to gain a foothold in the South and in foreign auto plants. The results of the independent audit of union membership clear the way for the union to meet regularly with management on workplace issues. Read More...
NH Retirement Security Coalition Responds to Supreme Court Ruling
NH Retirement Security Coalition Responds to Supreme Court Ruling on 2011 Legislation that Increased Employee Contribution Rates The NH Retirement Security Coalition has long contended that promises made to our member employees should be enforced because our members uphold their promises each and every day that they go to work. Read More...
Labor and the Economy
For those juggling multiple jobs, the workweek never ends The Boston Globe By Katie Johnston December 5, 2014 For Latiana Holmes, sleep is a precious commodity. On Fridays, she works until 6 p.m. at Dunkin’ Donuts in Roslindale, then runs errands and cleans for her aunt, for whom she works as a personal care attendant. Read More...
FairPoint Sponsors Conference on Health Care Reform While Slashing Workers’ Health Benefits Really!
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, December 2, 7:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. CONTACT: Jim McNeill, 202-213-1614, Jim@FairnessAtFairpoint. Read More...
As Cato Closes in on New England, FairPoint Struggles with Service Issues
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, November 26 CONTACT: Amy Masciola, 202-285-6955, amy.masciola@gmail. Read More...
Wage Growth Disparity
The Washington Post By Chico Harlan November 21, 2014 Thomas Gray says he was fortunate coming out of the recession: He took a job in one of the nation’s fastest-growing industries, food services, preparing meals for 500 students in a Head Start cafeteria. But after two years of work, his salary had not budged, so his mother came out of retirement and took a job at United Way. Read More...
Immigration and it's effect on Labor policy
Al Jazeera By E. Tammy Kim November 21, 2014 The executive action announced by President Barack Obama Thursday night is as much a game changer for labor policy as immigration. He will give some 5 million undocumented workers — the people who "pick our fruit" and "make our beds" — the chance to apply for work authorization and relief from deportation. Read More...
In Midst of FairPoint Strike, Unnamed Company Luring Telecom Workers to New England with $300,000 Offer
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, November 24 CONTACT: Jim McNeill, 202-213-1614, Jim@FairnessAtFairpoint.com In “confidential” job posting on Monster. Read More...
FairPoint Refuses to Compromise at Meeting in Boston
FairPoint Refuses to Compromise at Meeting in Boston For Immediate Release: Tuesday, November 18 Contact: Jim McNeill, 202-213-1614, Jim@FairnessAtFairpoint. Read More...
German labor chief: VW must halt anti-union group
  German labor chief: VW must halt anti-union group ERIK SCHELZIG | November 14, 2014 03:52 PM EST |   NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The head of the German union representing automotive workers is speaking out against Volkswagen working with anti-labor groups at its plant in Tennessee. Read More...
Workers Want More Hours
Nick Timiraos   Are American businesses going to rely more heavily on part-time workers long after the recession has ended? The unemployment rate has dropped sharply over the past year, but the share of Americans working part time because they can’t find full-time work remains very high by historical standards. Read more http://blogs.wsj. Read More...
Union Picket Lines Stay Strong as FairPoint Stock Price Tumbles
Union Picket Lines Stay Strong as FairPoint Stock Price Tumbles For Immediate Release: Monday, November 10 Contact: Jim McNeill, 202-213-1614, Jim@FairnessAtFairpoint. Read More...
NH AFL-CIO 2014 Candidate Endorsements
New Hampshire AFL-CIO 2014 Candidate Endorsements September 30, 2014 ________________________________________ For U.S. Read More...
2014 Candidate Pledge
Recognizing that many hard working, middle class families are struggling to keep up with the rising cost of living, New Hampshire’s labor leaders are asking all candidates to sign a pledge for working families. Read More...
Paycheck Fairness Signed by the Governor
Statement of New Hampshire AFL-CIO President Mark S. MacKenzie on the signing of the Paycheck Fairness Act, July 22, 2014 Thank you Governor Hassan for your leadership on this important issue. Read More...
NH Senate Block Minimum Wage
NH Senate Republicans Block Minimum Wage Increase POLITICIAN MAKING $185,000 A YEAR FIRST TO OBJECT TO RAISING THE WAGE FOR STATE’S LOWEST INCOME EARNERS CONCORD, NH – The NH Senate voted 13-11 on party lines today to kill HB 1403, raising the state minimum wage. Read More...
Minimum Wage in NH
Article for the Concord Monitor By KATHLEEN RONAYNE Monitor staff Tuesday, February 11, 2014 Email Print Comments (0) Share on facebookShare on twitterShare on gmailMore Sharing Services1 11:42 a.m. Read More...
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