Posts Tagged ‘new york afl-cio’

Apr
2012
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NY State AFL-CIO Voices Opposition to Mayor Bloomberg’s Usurpation of the Prevailing Wage

NY State AFL-CIO Voices Opposition to Mayor Bloomberg’s Usurpation of the Prevailing Wage
With an executive order, New York City Mayor, Michael Bloomberg, took the fate of construction workers’ wages out of the hands of the City Comptroller, John Liu, threatening the prevailing wage for nearly 10,000 workers. The move, which goes against 120 years of labor relations, was done without public comment or cooperation. A legal...