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Mar 26, 2012
"We are deeply disappointed that Peninsula Hospital is closing its doors after tremendous efforts by the hospital, the employees, the un...
Mar 26, 2012
As the Supreme Court prepares to take up the constitutionality of the national health care reform law this week, on the two-year anniver...
Mar 16, 2012
Contact: Kimberly Diehl | 718.271.4235 | kimberly.diehl@1199.org West Palm Beach, FL - With a state budget awaiting the gove...
Jan 30, 2012
?We applaud Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver and Assemblyman Keith Wright for their leadership in proposing legislation that will raise t...
Jan 30, 2012
(New York, NY) -- On Monday, January 30th at 12 noon, nursing home caregivers, students and street theater performers conducted a satiri...
Dec 14, 2011
For Immediate Release: December 14, 2011 Contact: Mindy Berman | 518.229.0486 | mindyb@1199.org Today
Dec 8, 2011
Seniors Management North 1114 Wynnwood Avenue Cherry Hill, NJ 08002 Across from Wegmans at Haddonfie...
Dec 6, 2011
?We applaud Governor Cuomo, Senate Majority Leader Skelos and Assembly Speaker Silver for their bold leadership during this critical tim...
Nov 30, 2011
West Palm Beach, FL ? Last night, a majority of the healthcare workers at Good Samaritan Medical Center became the fourth hospital owned...
Nov 1, 2011
SPRINGFIELD, MA ? As the November 8 election approaches, members of the largest labor union in Springfield are empowering residents to g...

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