Labor Pains: Because Being in a Union can be Painful

Tag Archive: New York City (page 2)

  • Do You Stand With Dougco Kids?

    Posted on Oct 04, 2012 by Center for Union Facts

    When a Washington D.C. union boss comes to town, take notice. If that boss promises to come back again, take cover. “This is not my first trip to Colorado, and it won’t be my last,” said Randi Weingarten of the American Federation of Teachers (AFT). Coloradoans—you’ve been warned. Weingarten, the former head of the AFT’s […]

  • Feds Open Investigation Into Alleged Snow Job

    Posted on Jan 07, 2011 by Center for Union Facts

    After 20 inches of snow were dumped on New York City last week, the media has been atwitter about allegations made by one city councilman. Dan Halloran claimed he was approached by three Sanitation Department workers who confessed they had been ordered to slow down the snow removal as a protest against recent budget cuts. […]