National Press: "In Spite of Corporate Lobbyists, Vermont Residents Organize to Raise the Wage" in Truthout

In Spite of Corporate Lobbyists, Vermont Residents Organize to Raise the Wage
Thursday, May 1, 2014
By Jonathan Leavitt for Truthout

Original article here

While legislators in the Vermont State House seem to more often be swayed by Koch-funded lobbyists than the concerns of their constituents, The Vermont Workers' Center and other activist groups are organizing to win livable wages in the state.

May Day 2014 Press: "VERMONT WORKERS’ CENTER CELEBRATES UNION VICTORIES, BIAS-FREE POLICING BILL" in VTDigger

VERMONT WORKERS’ CENTER CELEBRATES UNION VICTORIES, BIAS-FREE POLICING BILL
by ANNE GALLOWAY MAY 2, 2014

Original article here

Several hundred Vermonters descended on the Statehouse steps on Thursday for the Vermont Workers’ Center’s annual May Day event.

The center, and a coalition of unions and advocacy groups for poor and disabled Vermonters, had a lot to celebrate.

VICTORY! CCTA Drivers and Public Transit Riders Win A Just Contract

WE WON! VICTORY CELEBRATION 5 PM CHURCH AND CHERRY!

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CCTA BUS DRIVERS SOLIDARITY COMMITTEE - PRESS RELEASE

For Information: James Haslam, VT Workers' Center, 802-272-0882
Date: April 3rd, 2014

CCTA DRIVERS & THE RIDING PUBLIC WIN A JUST CONTRACT

VICTORY RALLY: 5:00 PM CHURCH & CHERRY, BURLINGTON

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