TITLE

Mass. Organizing

AUTHOR(S)
Haugsted, Linda
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Multichannel News;3/24/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 12, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plan of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) to protest at Comcast Corp. facilities in the U.S. IBEW aims to organize the company's employees. Members of Local 2222 in Massachusetts pass out literature at work sites around Boston to convince workers to consider union representation. The union has also set up a Web site for the cable company's workers at comcastworkersunited.com.
ACCESSION #
31423701

 

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