Verizon Workers Authorize Strike As Contract Negotiations ContinueMost of the workers are members of the Communications Workers of America.
Striking Verizon Workers Hold Candlelight Vigil Outside CEO's NJ HomeThey carried American flags and chanted "What's disgusting? Union busting" outside Lowell McAdam's Mendham residence. Police say the protest was peaceful and without incident.
Thousands Of Verizon Workers Strike Over Labor Contract TalksThe strike does not involve employees of Verizon Wireless so it won't affect service. The contract covers telephone and repair technicians, wireline customer service representatives and operators.
Christie: Public Safety Unions Taking N.J. Taxpayers To The CleanersIt may be hard to imagine, but millions of your tax dollars are going to state workers as part of a clothing allowance, and many of those workers don't even need uniforms.
Proposals Would Shrink NJ Public Worker Health BenefitsNew Jersey's Republican governor and the Democratic state Senate president agree that public workers must pay more for their health benefits.