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Albany, NY – “The Labor Movement’s solidarity and coordinated efforts amongst its public sector, private sector and building trades unions throughout the state resulted in several unpreceden

The 2.5 million member New York State AFL-CIO announced the endorsements of candidates running for office in the November 3, 2020 elections. 

President of the New York State AFL-CIO Mario Cilento said, “Now more than ever, as COVID-19 leaves a trail of destruction through the health and economic security of working people, we need elected officials who will stand up and fight for workers both now and in the months and years ahead.

What better way to practice social distancing than getting out into nature for a little camping! Now you can make it even better with some Union-Made camping must haves... like S'mores.  List from Labor 411.

S’mores
Honey Maid Graham Crackers (BCTGM)
Campfire Marshmallows (IBT)
Chocolate – Ghirardelli, Hershey, Cadbury (BCTGM, UFCW)

Grill
Weber (IUANPW)

Hammocks
Algoma Net (UFCW)

Outdoor Clothing
All American Clothing Co. (IBEW)
Carhartt (IBT)

After the most unusual school year ever, planning is underway on how to safely reopen schools. NYSUT President Andy Pallotta joins the podcast to talk about what school may look like this fall.

The horrific and senseless death of George Floyd has left us all reeling and during an already uncertain time.