1199 Magazine

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Mar 2, 2022
When 1199 learned of the terrible blaze that claimed the lives of 17 people when it ripped through a Bronx apartment building, the Union…
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Mar 1, 2022
Home care workers have always been essential— they provide the necessary care that allows seniors and people with disabilities to live…
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Mar 1, 2022
Members at ten New Jersey nursing homes just won a contract settlement with Complete Care Management, a significant victory in what had…
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Mar 1, 2022
The professional unit at St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Yonkers, NY, voted to join 1199SEIU in a near unanimous poll on January 18, bringing…
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Mar 1, 2022
On January 17, hundreds of 1199SEIU members at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, NY, held their 41st annual event to honor Dr. Martin…
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Mar 1, 2022
Claudette Colvin, a now retired 1199SEIU member, who courageously defied the segregated bus laws in Alabama during the Jim Crow era, has…
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Mar 1, 2022
As proud 1199SEIU members, we all know coming together to bargain collectively gives us the best chance of negotiating strong contracts for…
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Feb 26, 2022
For months now, President Biden has been facing negative headlines, calling him out for failing to enact his ground-breaking legislative…
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Jan 14, 2022
“Whenever I felt despair, I thought about my family. It was my Mom who sustained me,” says Jon-Adrian Velazquez, who was finally released on…
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Jan 7, 2022
Working in the healthcare profession, many 1199ers continued to battle the effects of COVID-19 in their institutions throughout 2021 despite…


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