Communications Workers of America
Larry Cohen says negotiations with Verizon are ongoing but going nowhere.
The collective bargaining agreement between Verizon and its communications workers expired Saturday at midnight.
Jackson says this Red Cross strike is a reflection of what’s happening across the country.
Chris Christie, Workers Union, Unfair unemployment, New Jersey, Trenton, Hetty Rosenstein, Communications Workers of America
There are some hints that New Jersey governor Chris Christie might be backing off his plan to lay off up to 1,200 hundred state workers after the first of the year, although his staffers suggest it’s too soon to tell.
Officials in New Jersey have begun the process of issuing layoff notices to as many as 1,200 state workers early next year, and their main union is not too happy about it.