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  • Wowkanech, Brennan Unanimously Re-Elected Top Officers of NJ AFL-CIO

    Jun 22, 2016

    ATLANTIC CITY – More than 600 delegates attending the New Jersey State AFL-CIO 29th Constitutional Convention at Harrah’s Resort have reaffirmed the leadership of President Charles Wowkanech and...

  • The Strike is over at Verizon!

    May 27, 2016

    International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers President Lonnie R. Stephenson issued the following statement regarding a tentative contract between the IBEW/CWA and Verizon.“I offer my deep gratitude to Secretary...

  • Fighting for what is right and just

    May 26, 2016

    First join me in congratulating Joe Checkley, our Youth Committee Chair,  for being elected to our Local Union's Executive Board. Below you will find a few helpful ways to support our striking brothers and...

  • Stand with the Striking Verizon Workers

    May 25, 2016

     Sign the petition:Tell Verizon to get serious at the bargaining table and stop trying to destroy the livelihoods of the workers who make their success possible. Take the pledge "I won't cross the...

  • Chairman of the Youth Workers Committee (NxtUp94) elected to the Local Union 94 Executive Board

    May 24, 2016

     On Friday May 20th, the Executive Board of Local 94 unanimously elected Joseph Checkley to fill the unexpired term of Executive Board, Nuclear. The Officers and Staff are very excited to have Joe on our Executive...

  • Statehouse $15 Minimum Wage, Strike Relief Released from Senate Labor Committee

    May 23, 2016

    The New Jersey State AFL-CIO applauds the members of the Senate Labor Committee who today voted to advance the $15 minimum wage bill (S-15) by a vote of 3 to 0 with one abstention as well as a bill extending...

  • Electric Safety Month 2016

    May 11, 2016

    The month of May is National Electrical Safety Month. It serves as a foundation to educate people about the steps that can be taken to reduce the number of electrically-related fires, fatalities, injuries, and property...

Union Media

From the AFL-CIO

Faith and Labor: A Reunion for Economic Revival
19 hours 20 min - A remarkable union is about to take place—the partnership between the AFL-CIO and Gamaliel, an interfaith national...
AFL-CIO Reacts to Supreme Court Ruling on DAPA/DACA Case
22 hours 4 min - After hearing the ruling on the United States v. Texas, AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka made the following...

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