Tag Archives: Andrew Cuomo

Con Ed lockout ends

From the September-October 2012 issue of News & Letters: Con Ed lockout ends New York—On July 24 at historic Union Square, 8,500 workers with Local 1-2 Utility Workers Union of America, UWUA, who had been locked out by Consolidated Edison, … Continue reading

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Rent control derailed

From the July-August 2011 issue of News & Letters: Rent control derailed New York–I have been actively involved in the tenant movement since 1997, when rent laws actually expired, albeit temporarily. Many tenants woke up then and a massive demonstration … Continue reading

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NYC pro-union rallies

From the March-April 2011 issue of News & Letters: NYC pro-union rallies New York–There have been union rallies here and throughout the state every day to protest the unionbusting legislation in Wisconsin, Indiana and Ohio as well as the anti-union budget proposals … Continue reading

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