It is a fact that we are facing well-funded efforts by extremist billionaires who are trying to block our ability to join unions and collectively bargain. (LINK to the RTW) The good news is that 1199SEIU members in the Hudson Valley and Capital Region have been active, building our chapters and building our union. Read More
Registered Nurses at New York Presbyterian Queens (NYPQ) held an informational picket outside the hospital on Thursday to call for a fair contract after eight months of negotiating with little movement from management’s side.
Every year, 1199SEIU honors hundreds of members who become new American citizens with help from the 1199SEIU Citizenship Program. Read More
Today we welcome 130 new members from Brookhaven Memorial Medical Center into the 1199SEIU family.