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  • 2014 NYC Labor Day Parade

    The parade yesterday honoring the workers of NYC was a fantastic success! Thank you to all of our affiliates, friends and volunteers that make the parade such a wonderful event. Stay tuned for pictures, we've got tons!
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  • Confronting NYC's Retirement Crisis

    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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On the 13th anniversary of the attacks of September 11th 2001, we pause to remember all of those who lost their lives.  The NYC CLC recognizes the...
Aug 27, 2014 | News Story

On September 6, 2014, the NYC Labor Movement marches up Fifth Avenue in a massive display of solidarity. This is one moment in which all of labor in...

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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. 

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