MA JWJ Campaign News and Action Alerts

VICTORY: #YesOn4MA Passes!
November 7, 2014 - 12:40pm
Thanks to all of the hard work and commitment of community members, organizations, and volunteers, almost 1 million workers in Massachusetts will be able to earn sick time.

 


Parents will no longer risk losing their job when they have a sick child at home.Workers will no longer risk losing their job because they need to see a doctor.


 

 

We rose up & made it clear:

The people of Massachusetts believe that the ability to care and provide for themselves and family is a right, not a privilege.     

 

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Support Striking Workers at FairPoint!
October 27, 2014 - 2:14pm

 

 

As of October 17, union workers at FairPoint Communications in Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont are on strike to protect their pensions, health care, job security, decent wages, and the future of their communities. These members of the IBEW and the CWA build and maintain the communications network that brings essential phone and Internet service to northern New England. Many seniors, people with disabilities, and rural residents depend on these skilled workers.

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