Members of Local 79 took to the South Bronx to rally for higher wages with a little help from an elected official.
The New York City Paid Safe and Sick Leave Law has paid dividends for home aide workers.
New York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo brought the new year with great news for tipped workers—but not all of them. Cuomo announced on Dec. 31 that the state will not allow certain tipped workers to be paid less than the ...
Close to 22,000 office cleaners might end this year (and begin the new year) with a work stoppage.
Workers at McNally Jackson Bookstores want the ability to collectively bargain for a contract. Their recent actions could lead to that goal.
City Hall and Communications Workers of America Local 1180 have come to a tentative agreement.
The U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division wants to change how employers calculate overtime, but attorneys general are pushing back against possible consequences.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio signed a bill that will expand guaranteed prevailing wages to building service workers.
This week, NLRB Region 15 issued a complaint against Maximus Federal Services, Inc. for violating federal labor law at its call center earlier this year.
Last week, the New York City Council passed Intro 1574 to reform the city’s private carting industry.
U.S. Senator and Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders met with 32BJ officials
Last week, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, labor activists and other elected officials celebrated two years of a law designed to curtail wage theft.
Livery cab drivers feel like they’re in danger of becoming extinct.
Building service workers at affordable housing developments are now ensured jobs with a prevailing wage and benefits.
Owners of a Brooklyn warehouse will have to pay out for wage theft.