ALBANY—One of New York's largest unions just endorsed Kirsten Gillibrand for election in 2010.
"Senator Gillibrand is an important ally for CSEA members and other working people," said Danny Donohue, president of CSEA, whose membership consists mostly of blue-collar state and municipal employees. "She understands the pressures that our members experience on and Read More
ALBANY—The public employees' unions aren't taking news that David Paterson is moving toward layoffs very well.
The presidents of CSEA and PEF said at a press conference they will file a complaint of unfair labor practice against Paterson for sending this letter to 141,00 public employees yesterday, urging them to talk Read More
Not surprisingly, after addressing their statewide board of directors this morning, Eliot Spitzer has received the endorsement of CSEA.
The union represents 265,000 workers across the state. CSEA president Danny Donohue stressed in the release that “members across CSEA’s statewide network will work enthusiastically to elect Spitzer.”