Category Archives: Labor rights

McNamara Says Stewart Administration Not Protecting Local Jobs, Fair Labor Practices At Costco Construction Site

Citing a $2 million tax assistance agreement with the developers of the Costco Wholesale store on Hartford Road, ¬†endorsed Democratic Mayoral ¬†candidate John McNamara called on the Stewart administration to ensure that construction jobs at the building site be reserved … Continue reading

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Voter Registration Wednesday…..Backyard BBQ In Pictures….WF Pizza Party 9/2…..Are You Making A Decent Salary? Thank the Labor Movement…..

VOTER REGISTRATION WEDNESDAY: New sign-up drive continues in September A Town Committee voter registration drive will resume Wednesday, September 3rd at New Britain Democratic headquarters, 19 Bassett Street, beginning at 5:30 pm. In August more than 200 registrations were submitted … Continue reading

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Delegate Selection Is March 25th….New Term and New Officers for DTC…..Minimum Wage Proposals Advance….

New Britain Democrats To Pick Delegate Slates ¬†Tuesday, March 25th The Democratic Town Committee will endorse delegate slates to May political conventions on Tuesday, March 25th. The meeting is set for 7:30 p.m. at New Britain City Hall. The meeting … Continue reading

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