Tuesday, February 22, 2011
NYC CLC, Leaders and Members to Rally on steps of City Hall In Support of WI Workers
On Wednesday, February 23 at 11:00 a.m. leaders of the NYC Central Labor Council (CLC) will hold a press conference on the steps of City Hall hailing the public employees from Wisconsin and demonstrating solidarity with those union members who are facing an unprecedented attack on collective bargaining. In addition, union leaders in New York City will issue a warning to their membership that public employee unions are being demonized throughout the country.
Jack Ahern, president of the CLC will state, “There is not a single responsible labor leader in America who does not appreciate that we must all stand together in confronting this cynical attempt at union busting. That is why we must stand up with our Brothers and Sisters from Wisconsin and help galvanize the strongest union city in the country: New York.”
What: NYC Central Labor Council press conference to show solidarity with public employees in Wisconsin
When: Wednesday, February 23 at 11:00 a.m.
Where: Steps of New York City Hall, Broadway,
For more information please call: (212) 604-9552
Posted by Robert Daraio at 6:48 PM