Labor

Governor Cuomo shakes hands with MTA construction workers.
The governor started out by bashing labor, but later embraced unions. Where is he heading next?
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Construction workers
Public Advocate Jumaane Williams’ bill is meant to expand opportunities for training.
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Garbage truck
The two biggest unions in commercial waste hauling have never gotten along.
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New York City Council members show support for Local 232 union members.
It could limit their influence, but few are openly opposed.
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A delivery cyclist.
You may have OT, minimum wage and discrimination safeguards. Does your delivery guy?
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Construction workers
Should construction workers get paid more for projects that get tax breaks?
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo signing legislature that expands equal pay laws proceeding the start of the New York City ticker tape parade celebrating the U.S. women’s soccer team’s World Cup victory.
New state law prohibits employers from asking for salary history.
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Uber app.
Both labor and industry are fighting the 11th-hour legislation.
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Union members rally outside of New York's capitol building in Albany on June 11.
There are three ways lawmakers are trying to bridge their differences on a proposed expansion of the prevailing wage.
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A farm located in New York's Catskills.
Unions are also lobbying for expanded prevailing wages and addressing the gig economy.
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