District Council 37, which represents 80,000 workers, filed an Improper Practice Petition to stop New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio from making all city employees ‘return to work.”
Education’s been in Mark Cannizzaro’s heart for most of his adult life. He’s been one in New York for more than 35 years and is, himself, the product of the city’s public school system.
The sudden, and unfortunate, death of Hector Figueroa in 2019 left the president of 32BJ position early. Kyle Bragg filled that seat that July and was re-elected this month.
Before being elected president of the American Federation of Teachers in 2008, Weingarten spent 11 years as the president of the United Federation of Teachers, AFT Local 2, representing close to 200,000 educators in the New York City public school system, home child care providers and other workers in health, law and education.
Each journey begins with a single step. This journey begins on the corner of Water and Bridge Streets in Brooklyn.
Labor unions have showered praise on U.S. President Joe Biden’s COVID-19 action plan.
Monday marked the first day of the 2021-’22 school year. It also marked the beginning of the fight for a remote option and a battle for New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s legacy.
No matter how far you're removed from 9/11, the memories will remain fresh.
New York State Gov. Kathy Hochul gave labor unions a present this week.
September 13 marks the beginning of the 2021-22 school year. Just months after having operated with staggered schedules and a remote learning option during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, the mayor is declaring victory and wants students to travel back to class again.