• New Jersey Health Care Workers Win First Contract

  • RWDSU Backs Alcantara for Re-election

  • Another Strong Contract at Mott's in Upstate NY

  • Retail Action Project Release Survey of CUNY Food Service Workers And Their Workplace Conditions

  • RWDSU 23rd Quadrennial Convention

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    May 23, 2018

    New Jersey Health Care Workers Ratify Strong Contract

    RWDSU Local 108 members at Woodlands Genesis health care center in New Jersey have ratified a new contract, their first union agreement since joining the RWDSU last year. The strong first contract was ratified by 100 percent of the membership. The contract brings some of the changes that workers sought when the joined together to join the union. For the first time, workers will be receiving shift and weekend differentials. They've also won four extra Holidays: MLK, Memorial Day, Easter and a floating Holiday. In addition, workers will see a 60 percent reduction on their contribution to the health Plan and a 2 percent wage increase for members under 5 years of service and a 2.5 percent or more increase for members over 5 years of service depending of the shift.  
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    May 18, 2018

    RWDSU Endorses Lt. Governor Kathleen Hochul for Re-Election

    Today, President Stuart Appelbaum of the Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union (RWDSU) announced the union’s endorsement of New York State Lieutenant Governor Kathleen Hochul on her re-election campaign.
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