The Central New York Region has offices in Syracuse and Utica and represents more than 22,000 members throughout Cayuga, Cortland, Herkimer, Madison, Oneida, Onondaga, Oswego and Otsego Counties.
March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month and with it comes an opportunity to bring attention to potentially lifesaving actions people can take. According to the American Cancer Society, more than 132,000 people will be diagnosed with colorectal cancer in the United States this year, and an estimated 49,700 will die from the disease. In […]
ALBANY, N.Y. Jan. 26, 2016 — New York State United Teachers today filed suit saying that the State Education Department’s actions on Teacher Improvement Plans violate the state’s Taylor Law and teachers’ collective bargaining rights. The suit filed in state Supreme Court in Albany on behalf of four teachers and six local teachers’ unions charges […]
ALBANY, N.Y. Jan. 11, 2016 — “The case being heard today by the U.S. Supreme Court — Friedrichs vs the California Teachers’ Association — aims not only to reverse decades of settled law, but also threatens the voice, working conditions and living standard of workers in New York State and across the nation. Unions are […]