Workers are trying to get an extra $25 per week for the next three years.
Dell Smitherman wants to use his union background to bring change to state Senate.
Five employees were fired after voting in favor of joining a local union, they said.
Paterson and Public Advocate Letitia James said Rosa Rodriguez deserves a full disability pension.
The prison is increasing security to reduce violence against staff members.
The public advocate contrasted what he said was the governor's tough but respectful approach.
The rallies are really for Kirsten John Foy and the National Action Network, critics say.
SEIU 32BJ called Christine Quinn a "sister" in the struggle for workers' rights.
Union workers plan to rally to highlight lack of contracts and claim that city has cash for backpay.
Workers say they were locked out by management last week after ongoing contract negotiations failed.
Joe Lhota says he's the man to keep the city safe and fiscally sound.
Former President Bill Clinton said the fund will invest in infrastructure for areas affected by Sandy.
Over 4,000 workers said their employers made them use paid sick days when they couldn't get to work.
Workers at the General Theological Seminary said they were canned with little notice.
The chance to become a plumber's apprentice drew huge crowds in Long Island City.
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