Albany - Today is the culmination of a decades-long fight centered upon one simple premise: that farmworkers deserve fairness, equality and justice.

House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) and extremist Republican leaders in Congress held hearings this week on their plan to take away health care from millions of families.
I need your help.

I am a miner at American Rock Salt near Rochester, the largest operating salt mine in the United States. My colleagues and I work underground, where we help extract the salt that is used for de-icing, helping to keep roads safe for millions of Americans during the cold winter months.

Thanks to your advocacy Buy American legislation is closer than ever to passing. The feedback from Legislators was very good, but as talks on the budget heat up we know that they need to hear directly from you. That is why we are asking you to take the next step to call and speak with your legislator.

Take action now! Text Buy American to 877877 today to be connected to your state legislator.

UPDATE! Feb 14, 2017 -The contract ratification announced today between members of IUE-CWA Local 81359-81380 is welcome news.

9 out of 10 Dogs prefer to bring you a union-made Newspaper... Ok we might have made that up. With the explosion of fake online news take a moment to consider supporting our Allied Printing Trades union sisters and brothers, like Sean Moyna who print the real news.
To: Jack Boss, Momentive CEO From: New York State AFL-CIO
UPDATE: 2/15/17 You voiced opposition to the #AntiLaborSecretary pick and now Puzder is expected to withdraw his nomination. When working men and women come together we can accomplish great things. Statement of New York State AFL-CIO President Mario Cilento on Andrew Puzder
Media Advisory Immediate Release:      Monday, December 12, 2016 For more information:  Mark Emanation (518) 779-5059 Dom Patrignani (518) 935-3445 Darcy Wells (518) 859-1274  

Solidarity Rally for IUE-CWA Local 81359/81380 Members in their Fight for a Fair Contract