Communication Workers of America

Verizon Communications Inc. employees picket in front of Verizon headquarters on August 8, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Thousands Of Striking Verizon Workers Going Back To Work Without Deal

The Communication Workers of America and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers issued a statement saying they have agreed to come back to work while they continue to negotiate with Verizon Communications Inc.


New Jersey Statehouse - Trenton, NJ - File Photo

Union Leader Compares Gov. Christie To Hitler At Rally

Labor leaders rallying for collective bargaining rights in New Jersey went on the offensive Thursday with one comparing Gov. Chris Christie to Adolf Hitler and two Democratic legislative leaders to his generals.


Gov. Chris Christie and Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno attend the Hispanic Heritage Month Proclamation Ceremony at the War Memorial - Trenton, NJ - Oct 12, 2010 - Photo: Tim Larsen / Governor's Office

Christie Nixes Black Friday Holiday

State employee union leaders are seeing red over New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s decision not to give workers Black Friday off.