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Lilly Ledbetter (in green) with school safety agents on steps of City Hall demanding fair pay, May 9, 2014. (credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

Mayor’s Office: Union Contract Means Pay Equity For Largely Female School Safety Agents

The City of New York has reached a tentative contract agreement with the union representing school safety agents, which includes a provision for pay equity for the predominantly female workers.

08/26/2014

Riders get ready to board a Long Island Rail Road train in Bethpage, N.Y. (file/credit: Getty Images)

LIRR Union, MTA Hold Final Contract Talks Before Possible July Strike

The Presidential Emergency Board will once again try to bring the MTA and railroad employees to a contract agreement. If no deal is reached, a strike deadline is set for mid-July

04/21/2014

Gov. David Paterson (credit: Getty Images)

Union Claims Paterson Added Top Aides Amid Layoffs

The Civil Service Employees Association released the data from a state Freedom of Information request made to the Paterson administration.

11/23/2010

Gov. David Paterson (Credit: Jemal Countess/Getty Images)

Paterson’s 900 Worker Layoffs On The Way

The nearly 900 New York state workers scheduled for layoffs Dec. 31 are getting information about their rights in a grim holiday mailing.

11/21/2010