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    Currently, 59% of New Yorkers lack access to a retirement plan. Of those who have a policy—either a defined contribution or a defined benefit plan—the majority have less than $30,000 for their retirement. With an average annual benefit of only $15,528, Social Security is quickly becoming an inadequate income replacement at retirement. Without a supplemental income, many individuals risk spending the later years of their lives in poverty, adding expenses to constrained working families, and require support from government at all levels.
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From http://www.savethemetopera.com August 20, 2014 Statement by Matthew Loeb International President, I.A.T.S.E. on Settlement at the Metropolitan...
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The sudden and tragic death of Robin Williams earlier this week has sent shockwaves through the labor world.  Williams is remembered not only as a...
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This week the New York Taxi Workers Alliance, with the help of Attorney General Eric Schneiderman and the Taxi & Limousine Commission, won restitu
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The Primary Election will be held on Tuesday, September 9, 2014.  
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The Workers United Education Program (affiliated with the Consortium for Worker Education) will begin its FREE adult English language (ESL) program...

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Jobs and Economy

Years after the official end of the recent recession, America is still in a jobs crisis. Although job growth is slowly picking up steam--with...

Health Care

Health care is a basic human right.  America’s labor movement has worked for more than a century for guaranteed high-quality health care for...

Retirement Security

Fewer employers today provide defined-benefit pensions for their workers—and among those that do, many are offering “defined-contribution” (like...

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2014 NYC Labor Day Parade Important Documents

Attached below are important documents regarding this year's Labor Day Parade. 

Affiliates

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