Author: Neal Tepel

Trumka Against New NAFTA

WASHINGTON, DC – AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka is urging union members to lobby against the new NAFTA.  Trumka believes the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement, or USMCA would harm workers

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NYC Fair Fares Program Expands

NEW YORK, NY –  more than 50,000 New Yorkers have enrolled in the City’s Fair Fares program. This is a half-priced MetroCard program for low-income New Yorkers. “Using

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ThriveNYC Spending a Concern

New York, NY – New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer has issued a letter to ThriveNYC Senior Advisor and Director Susan Herman expressing concern over the lack of

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NYC’s Green New Deal

NEW YORK, NY — New York City is moving forward with a $14 billion investment and comprehensive plan aimed at a 30 percent additional reduction in

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