Quality Care & Good Jobs For All

Remembering A Leader


We lost a strong and deeply respected leader in the labor movement. John Robert Reid Jr. passed away Aug. 31


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Vote 2015


This year, N.Y.S. Primary Elections are being held on a Thursday—September 10.


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2015 Labor Day Parade


Celebrating Our Victories & Fighting For Our Future!
Join us on Sept. 12 and show your Purple Pride.

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El Gran Combo / Eddie Palmieri w/ Orchestra Tickets


Sept. 12 at 8:00PM
NJPAC * Newark, NJ.
1199 Members Discount.


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Why we celebrate Labor Day

parade_th.jpgThe long and vast history of Labor Day is generally unknown to most. Most Americans look on Labor Day as the end of summer, the last time to fire up the grill, maybe take in a baseball game or get ready for football season, and getting the kids ready for another year of school.

1199SEIU Leaders Speak Out in the Press For Workers on Labor Day

logo_oficial_th.jpgCheck out the latest interviews with 1199 EVP Milly Silva and VP Bruce Popper on the importance of remembering Labor Day.

Boosting the Number of Nursing Assistants at Homes

njspotlight.jpgNJSpotlight.com details the fight for more staffing in Nursing Homes in New Jersey.

The Most Influential Women in NJ

njspotlight.jpg1199SEIU Executive Vice President Milly Silva is named one of the 30 most influential women in New Jersey by PolitickerNJ.com!

The President's Column: Keeping our Eyes on the Prize

gg_olat_feat.jpg In his latest column for Amsterdam News, our President George Gresham discusses the importance of unity and this year’s Labor Day Parade in NYC.

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