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Press coverage during 2015 of DC 37's White Papers and related issues from NYC and NYS media.



October 19, 2015
  Opinion: State workers sucker punched in fight for $15 proposal
By Henry Garrido
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October 1, 2015
  CUNY union protests outside chancellor's apartment
By Conor Skelding
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September 29, 2015
  Judge grants class action status to NYPD 911 operators' bias suit against the city
By John Marzulli
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September 28, 2015
  School Crossing Guards Accuse City of Pay Bias
By Dan Rosenblum
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September 28, 2015
  Long-Awaited Library Recruits Given Orientation, Mandate to Make Impact
By Dan Rosenblum
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September 28, 2015
  AmNews Labor Breakfast honors activists, workers, politicians and those who fight for the cause
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September 26, 2015
  DC 37, Local 372 Union Heads Visit Bronx Schools
By Michael Benjamin
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September 24, 2015
  Unions, activists react to mayor's education speech
By Stephon Johnson
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September 24, 2015
  School crossing guards paid less because they are mostly women, lawsuit claims
By Julia Marsh and Josh Saul
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September 22, 2015
  De Blasio vows to put a roof over homeless city workers' heads
By Calder and Gonen
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September 21, 2015
  Thousands of city workers make less than $15 an hour
By Carl Campanile
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September 21, 2015
  Hundreds of full-time city workers are homeless
By Rich Calder
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September 19, 2015
  Fight for $15, union drives mark NY Labor Day Parade
By Maggie Trowe
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September 15, 2015
  Hispanic Heritage Month Profile: Henry Garrido
By Henry Garrido and Kenneth Quinnell
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September 15, 2015
  First Responders Remember 9/11
By David Kreisman
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September 15, 2015
  First Responders Urge Supreme Court to Play it Safe
By Olivia Sandbothe
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September 14, 2015
  Celebrating Labor
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September 11, 2015
  For New York's Pools, It's Not the Heat, It's the Politics
By Ginia Bellafante
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September 7, 2015
  Union blasts NYC's Parks Department for closing city pools after Labor Day
By Erin Durkin
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July 31, 2015
  City's Workers' Comp Data Still Uninformative
By Sarah Dorsey
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July 28, 2015
  Park worker hospitalized after being overwhelmed by putrid fecal fumes from clogged toilet at Lower East Side park
By Joseph Stepansky
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July 27, 2015
  Don't Fund Costs of Administration With Tuition, Higher-Ed Unions Urge
By Dan Rosenblum
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July 21, 2015
  Union Warned Health Department That City Had Too Few Day Care Inspectors
By James Fanelli
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July 20, 2015
  Paramedic jumps into NYC river to save woman
By Margot Levy and Chris Perez
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July 20, 2015
  The Leak That Canceled Christmas and Other HA Horror Stories - Audit
By Dan Rosenblum
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July 20, 2015
  OSA, DC 37 Squaring Off to Rep Hospital's High-Tech Workers
By Dan Rosenblum
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July 13, 2015
  Investigation Cites $310G in Dubious Spending by Queens Library Executives
By Dan Rosenblum
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July 13, 2015
  Editorial: Book Ex-Library CEO
By Richard Steier
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July 8, 2015
  Audit Details $310,00 in Prohibited Expenses by Queens Library's Leaders
By Kirk Semple
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July 8, 2015
  EXCLUSIVE: NYC City Controller Scott Stringer urges DA, IRS to probe financial abuse at Queens Library
By Juan Gonzalez
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June 30, 2015
  Supreme Court to Weigh Public-Sector Union Fees
By Jess Bravin
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June 29, 2015
  NYPD Civilianizing Long A Prime Issue for DC 37
By Dan Rosenblum
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June 29, 2015
  A Good Budget for DC 37
By Richard Steier
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June 29, 2015
  High Pay for NYC's Cultural Leaders
By Jennifer Smith
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June 26, 2015
  NYPD will hire 800 recruits and move 415 cops off desk duty under neighborhood policing plan
By Rocco Parascandola and Larry McShane
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June 26, 2015
  Lower East Side Story
By David Gonzalez
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June 25, 2015
  Queens Library has revamped itself: Interim president
By Madina Toure
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June 25, 2015
  New York City Escalates the War on Rats Once Again
By Matt Flegenheimer
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June 17, 2015
  Parks Enforcement Patrol Officers Scarce in Queens
By Alan Krawitz
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June 15, 2015
  HA: Won't Be Layoffs Under Shift Of Senior and Community Centers to City
By Dan Rosenblum
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June 11, 2015
  New York City to End Contract With Rikers Health Care Provider
By Winerip and Schwirtz
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June 6, 2015
  City officials to 'insource' IT consultants, expect to save $3.6M this year through plan
By Juan Gonzalez
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June 1, 2015
  De Blasio, FDNY Commissioner Nigro honor 71 hero firefighters and EMTs at Medal Day ceremony
By Erin Durkin
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May 29, 2015
  DC 37: Cuomo has no interest in moving CUNY talks forward
By Jeff Waggoner
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May 28, 2015
  DC 37 Leaders, Local 372, Elected Officials and Community Advocates Call For More School Crossing Guards
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May 24, 2015
  Long Hours at Work Leave Her Little Time for Brother in Need
By Rachel Swarns
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May 20, 2015
  Frontline fight
By Monica Barnkow
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May 20, 2015
  Those saved by FDNY rescuers thank workers at National EMS Week ceremony
By Chelsia Rose Marcius, Erica Pearson and Corky Siemaszko
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May 20, 2015
  Rookie EMT saves man suffering heart attack in the Bronx
By Chelsia Rose Marcius and Ginger Adams Otis
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May 18, 2015
  Local 371's HA Workers Angry Over Chance of Privatizing Service Centers
By Dan Rosenblum
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May 18, 2015
  Library Unions: Mayor Shortchanging Us With Inadequate Boost in Budget
By Dan Rosenblum
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May 18, 2015
  Making a Worker's Week
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May 15, 2015
  City Hall, DC 37 renegotiate raises for lowest-paid workers
By Sally Goldenberg
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May 14, 2015
  De Blasio keeps pushing policies city workers don't benefit from
By Yoav Gonen
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May 12, 2015
  Council Members and Union Leaders Rail Against de Blasio Plan for NYCHA Centers
By Will Bredderman
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May 11, 2015
  Victor Gotbaum's Legacy: Strong Public-Worker Unions
By Steven Wishnia
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May 5, 2015
  W.F.P. candidate Richardson elected to Assembly
By Bill Mahoney
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May 4, 2015
  Colleagues in Personal Save of EMS Fire Alarm Dispatcher in Distress
By Sarah Dorsey
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May 4, 2015
  Greater Diversity in City's Workforce Being Sought As Part of OneNYC Plan
By Dan Rosenblum
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April 30, 2015
  College of New Rochelle Performs Community Service
By Cassandra Huerta
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April 27, 2015
  9/11 Illnesses Common Among EMS Workers
By Sarah Dorsey
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April 26, 2015
  From carriages to fleet of 400 ambulances, New York's EMS has come a long way since 1870s
By Ginger Adams Otis
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April 24, 2015
  Councilman Wants New York City's Pools and Beaches Open Past Labor Day
By Nikita Stewart
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April 23, 2015
  Lifeguards May Sink Plan To Keep NYC Beaches Open In September
By Nathan Tempey
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April 22, 2015
  NYC Parks Department not committing to proposal for keeping beaches, pools open through Sept.
By Caitlin Nolan and Denis Slattery
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April 21, 2015
  New York Public Libraries Warn of a 'Staggering' Crisis With Infrastructure
By Winnie Hu
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April 16, 2015
  Video: Inside City Hall - Union Leader Talks Minimum Wage Demands
By NY1 News
Henry Garrido, Executive Director for District Council 37, sat down with host Errol Louis to talk about the fight to raise wages and combat inequality – as well as the future of DC 37.
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April 13, 2015
  Crossing Guards Push Council For Adding Hiring and Annualized Status
By Dan Rosenblum
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April 6, 2015
  Labor Lion Gotbaum Dies; Built Up DC 37, Helped Rescue City
By Richard Steier
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April 6, 2015
  Boost in Crossing-Guard Pay Rate Is Just the Beginning, Says '372' Head
By Dan Rosenblum
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April 2, 2015
  DC 37 joins equal pay campaign push
By Stephon Johnson
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April 2, 2015
  Crossing Guards Cheer Pay Raise; Press For More
By Joe Maniscalco
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March 31, 2015
  DC 37, City Reach Living Wage Agreement
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March 30, 2015
  Queens Library leaders pledge accountability during first public budget hearing
By Lisa Colangelo
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March 20, 2015
  School Crossing Guards Chastise Low Wages, Vision Zero Plan
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March 16, 2015
  On the Front Lines
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March 16, 2015
  How Unions Can Grow Stronger in the Wake of Right To Work
By David Moberg
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March 15, 2015
  CITY COUNCIL HONORS DC 37 FOR EBOLA RESPONSE
By Michael Benjamin
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March 9, 2015
  Labor and Government Line Up
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February 27, 2015
  Gov. Walker CPAC speech compares his handling of protesters to ISIS
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February 27, 2015
  Scott Walker's ISIS Analogy Draws Rebuke From Left And Right
By Cole Stangler
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February 27, 2015
  Walker: If I can handle protesters, I can handle ISIS
By Steve Peoples - AP
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February 27, 2015
  Scott Walker woos CPAC by boasting about crusade against Wisconsin unions
By Steven Greenhouse
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February 26, 2015
  Detroit-Born Ben Carson Tells CPAC Audience His Plan To Rid ISIS...
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February 23, 2015
  Oh Say, Can We Breathe? Anthem Members Await Word on Hacking
By Dan Rosenblum
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February 23, 2015
  More Court Unions Sign Off on Contract Terms
By Mark Toor
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February 13, 2015
  Editorial: Bill's funny money
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February 13, 2015
  EMS Unions Like Budget Plan to Add 90 EMTs
By Sarah Dorsey
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February 13, 2015
  Mayor's Budget Would Bolster ACS and EMS, Pay for Police Vests
By Dan Rosenblum
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February 9, 2015
  Unions Happy With Mayor's Goals On Affordable Housing, Minimum Wage
By Dan Rosenblum
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February 7, 2015
  De Blasio Critical of Bloomberg Over Long-Delayed 911 System Overhaul
By Bobby Cuza
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February 5, 2015
  Unions, activists praise de Blasio on housing, wage goals
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February 3, 2015
  The Supreme Court Case That Could Decimate American Public Sector Unionism
By Moshe Z. Marvit
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January 31, 2015
  Group appeals mandatory union fees to Supreme Court
By David G. Savage
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January 29, 2015
  City Hospitals Privatization Efforts Rebuffed
By Fred Mogul
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January 28, 2015
  Construction to begin on long-delayed Queens Library branch
By Eli Rosenberg
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January 28, 2015
  Big Apple Dialysis back on agenda, angering union
By Dan Goldberg
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January 28, 2015
  Americans are Seeking Out Good Union Jobs
By Richard Trumka
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January 27, 2015
  FDNY EMT helps elderly man who was struggling to cross street in the Bronx during snowstorm
By Ginger Adams Otis
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January 26, 2015
  Accelerate Approvals Of Compensation For Post-9/11 Victims
By Sarah Dorsey
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January 26, 2015
  She Helps Kids by Securing Funding To Expand Services Offered by ACS
By Dan Rosenblum
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January 22, 2015
  Library Gets New Trustees, Admins Resign
By Joe Marvelli
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January 17, 2015
  New Post-9/11 Concern: Dust-Damaged Kidneys
By Sarah Dorsey
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January 16, 2015
  New Labor Leader Looks to Transform City's Biggest Union
By Stephanie West
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January 16, 2015
  Four Queens Library officials, pals of ex-chief Thomas Galante, resign in reshuffling
By Juan Gonzalez
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January 12, 2015
  City Spending More To Cut Provisionals, Add Permanent Staff
By Dan Rosenblum
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January 12, 2015
  Urge Those Eligible For WTC Health Aid To Seek Coverage
By Sarah Dorsey
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January 12, 2015
  Council Begins Drive To Pressure D.C. To Renew Zadroga Law
By Sarah Dorsey
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January 7, 2015
  City Council members push to extend Zadroga Act for 9/11 first responders
By Erin Durkin
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January 6, 2015
  NYCHA's Path to Privatization?
By Robert Rodriguez
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January 2, 2015
  More Changes Coming to City's Flawed 911 System - Soon
By Brigid Bergin
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