Partnership Blog & News

Partnership for Working Families | June 27, 2008

Rebuilding the Base: Lessons from Four California Communities' Efforts to  Reuse Closed Military Installations, a new report by the Partnership, reveals how communities are devastated by base closures and are often unable to replace the number or quality of jobs lost.

Leslie Moody | June 27, 2008

This Land is Our Land

The history of privatization of our public resources in this country is shameful and shortsighted.  Whether maintaini

Partnership for Working Families | June 27, 2008

By Garden State Alliance for a New Economy

The Garden State Alliance for a New Economy (GANE) is off to a running start, raising job, housing and community participation issue

Community Labor United | June 27, 2008

Community Labor United (CLU) is currently supporting the Boston Taxi Drivers Association (BTDA), affiliate of the United Steel Workers, in their push for a living wage for taxi drivers by joining the campaign and putting out a report on the cabbie’s dire situation.

East Bay Alliance for a Sustainable... | June 27, 2008

By Kate O’Hara, EBASE Community Benefits Program Director

Reuse of the Oakland Army Base is a once-in-a-generation opportunity to create go

Leslie Moody | May 18, 2008

Our Movement is Growing!  And Go Pittsburgh!

Many of you joined us at the Good Jobs First conference in Baltimore for two packed days of CB

FRESC | May 18, 2008

April 14th marked the latest Campaign for Responsible Development (CRD) action that included a rally and march around City Hall and the delivery of more than 1,800 postcards calling on the Mayor of Denver to ensure that community benefits are a part of the redevelopment of Union Station, the city’s regional light rail and transit hub.  More than 130 supporters participated in the action.  The passionate words of grassroots leaders were captured in 

Working Partnerships USA | May 18, 2008

Last month, community, labor and faith leaders came together to call for the City of San Jose to assure that it is truly building a better airport – by ensuring a living wage, establishing increased oversight of subcontractors, and guaranteeing the highest quality, most skilled employees serving the airport’s millions of annual passengers.

East Bay Alliance for a Sustainable... | May 18, 2008

By Kate O’Hara, EBASE Community Benefits Program Director

Pittsburgh UNITED | May 18, 2008

By Tom Hoffman, Pittsburgh UNITED Executive Director

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