New York State AFL-CIO

NYS AFL-CIO COPE Convention
Tuesday, August 21, 2018
Sheraton NY Times Square Hotel, NYC

The New York State Constitution clearly requires prevailing rate be paid to workers on public works projects.

Tefere Gebre came to the United States in 1984 as a teenager. He and four friends had left their home in war-torn Ethiopia and walked nearly 500 miles across the desert to a refugee camp in Sudan.

New York State AFL-CIO

Helping Working Families Achieve a Better Life

The New York state AFL-CIO is a federation of 3,000 affiliated public sector, private sector, and building trades unions throughout the state, representing 2.5 million members, retirees and their families.  Our members live and work in every community in our state, and reflect the diversity that makes New York great.

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Elected officials, we, the undersigned, demand that Charter/Spectrum be held accountable for how it treats its customers and workers. It is no longer acceptable that a multi-billion dollar company can get away with providing poor quality service to its customers, not meet their obligations from the takeover of Time Warner Cable, and not take care of its workers, who are profit-earners for the company.