Municipal Labor Committee Fair Contract Rally - 6/12/13

On June 12, 2013, the umbrella organization of municipal unions, the Municipal Labor Committee called a rally for a fair contract at City Hall that drew about 10,000 city workers to demand that the next city administration negotiate fairly with city workers on a new contract. All city unions are now working without a contract. (Photos: Rob Spencer)

Labor Press Outstanding Leadership in Labor Awards - 6/13/13

OSA Chair Bob Croghan and Executive Director Sheila Gorsky were two of six honorees at the annual Labor Leadership Awards presentation by Labor Press, held at the impressive Carpenters Union hall. In addition to Bob and Sheila, recipients included, James Claffey, Jr. Prsident of IATSE Local 1, Dick Iannuzzi, President of the NYS United Teachers, Terrance Moore, Business Manager of Local 46 of the Metallic Lathers and Reinforcing Ironworkers, and Richard Whalen, Director of United Food and Commercial Workers Region 1. Joining Bob and Sheila at the event were OSA/RT board members Kim Vann, Tony Lee, Ron Lehman, Dolores Parson, Alice Moise and OSA Retirees Club Co-Chair Mark Lewis (Photos: Rob Spencer)