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    Have a Union Made in the USA Fourth!

    Summer is here, the sun is out and the celebration of our country's independence is almost here! The Fourth of July is an explosion of festivities and gatherings, and we at Labor 411 want you to be well stocked. From flags to ice cream to beer, we've got the goods to make your party the best, all...

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    Supporters and Non Supporters during the strike

    Supporters Local 810 Teamsters STAT Health New York State United Teachers RWDSU Local 338 - John Durso SEIU Local 32BJ Janitors Utility Workers Union of America Local 1-2 Allure Home Improvements Dante Dano, President Sheetmetal Local 137, LI City John Murphy - Met Life Dunkin Donuts- Sunrise Hwy,...

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    UCOMM Blog: They did it, you can too!

    The union movement is coming off a big high with the recent contract agreement between the Communications Workers of America (CWA), the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) and Verizon. Once labor peace was reached with the assistance of US Labor Secretary Tom Perez, the red...

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    CWA Members Overwhelmingly Approve Verizon Contracts

    Contracts cement historic victory for nearly 40,000 wireline workers,wireless retail workers, and wireless technicians following seven-week strike Verizon workers along the East Coast overwhelmingly voted to ratify new contracts that were negotiated following a historic 45-day strike by nearly 40,...

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    2016 CWA Local 1104 Scholarships

    CWA LOCAL 1104 SCHOLARSHIP RULES   Local 1104 has a Scholarship Fund for the benefit of its members and their families.  The number of scholarships awarded each year is determined by the Executive Board based on the funds available.  This year we will award sixteen scholarships – twelve for active...

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    Memorial Day Message

    Memorial Day weekend is here and all of us here at CWA 1104 want to wish you and yours a safe and relaxing holiday as we unofficially start Summer 2016. If you do a google search for inspiring quotes or things to say during Memorial Day, one stood out more than the others, it reads;  “They gave...

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    MOU, Back to Work Agreement and Bargaining Report

    Employees whose tours begin Tuesday night, May 31, 2016, and extend into Wednesday, June 1, 2016, will report to work for those tours. All other employees will return to work for their tours that are scheduled to begin Wednesday, June 1, 2016. Returning employees will return to work on the same...

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    Striking Verizon Workers Win Big Gains

    Union to take down pickets; company agrees to add good union jobs on the East Coast First contract for retail wireless workers; improves workers’ overall standard of living Nearly 40,000 Verizon workers who have been on strike since April 13 are celebrating big gains after coming to an agreement in...

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    Agreement in Principal Reached

      U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez issued the following statement today regarding the ongoing labor dispute at Verizon: "Today, I am pleased to announce that the parties have reached an agreement in principle on a four-year contract, resolving the open issues in the ongoing labor dispute...

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    Update on Labor Dispute at Verizon

    The U.S. Department of Labor today issued the following statement on the ongoing labor dispute involving Verizon workers. “The parties involved in the Verizon labor dispute, including the senior leadership of the unions and the company and their bargaining teams, met today in Washington with Labor...

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    Statement from US Labor Secretary on labor dispute at Verizon

    A message from US Labor Secretary Tom Perez    The U.S. Department of Labor today issued the following statement on the ongoing labor dispute involving Verizon workers.   "A few days ago,  U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez reached out to the parties in the ongoing labor dispute involving...

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    Congressional Night is Canceled

    We have affiliates engaged in a very significant and difficult labor dispute with Verizon, therefore we are canceling Congressional Night on Monday evening May 2nd.  The relationships with our Congressional Delegation are very important to all of us, and we have not taken this step lightly.  We...

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