Amsterdam News Labor Breakfast (163514)
Credit: Bill Moore photos

Members of the labor community and elected officials came out last week for the New York Amsterdam News and Bill Lynch and Associates’ “Tying Communities Together” Labor Awards Breakfast at the Alhambra Ballroom in Harlem. This year’s honorees included New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, state Sen. Andrea Stewart-Cousins, District Council 37 Executive Director Henry Garrido, International President of Communication Workers of America Chris Shelton, 1199 SEIU Associate General Counsel Gwynne Wilcox, New York Communities for Change Executive Director Jonathan Westin and fast-food workers.