Laborers Local 78 & 79 showed up big in Brooklyn, NY to show solidarity with the #FightFor15 movement. They took the streets marching from a McDonald’s to a non-union JDS construcion site showing our struggles are connected.
STATEMENT FROM ROBERT BONANZA Business Manager Mason Tenders District Council of Greater New York Contact: Richard Weiss (917) 560-0046 April 9, 2015, New York City The following statement was released today, April 9, 2015, by Robert Bonanza, business manager of the 17,000 member Mason Tenders District Council of Greater New York, Laborers’ International Union of […]
Laborers and community members joined forces to protest outside of JDS Development today calling for good union jobs and safe worksites. Construction workers from all trades then marched to a nearby McDonalds in solidarity with the #FightFor15 campaign demanding a fair wage and union rights for all workers.
PATRICK J. PURCELL, JR., EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR GREATER NEW YORK LABORERS-EMPLOYERS EDUCATION & COOPERATION TRUST, GNY LECET ON THE CHANGE IN LEADERSHIP AT THE NYC ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION Contact: Richard Weiss 917-560-0046 “The New York City Economic Development Corporation is one of the principle economic engines that generate growth, development, jobs and prosperity in New York […]