unions

WBEN Photo/Brendan Keany
Brendan Keany
August 20, 2019 - 9:25 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Workers at Spot Coffee in the Buffalo area voted overwhelmingly in support of unionizing their workforce. The vote tally Tuesday was 43-6 in favor of organizing. Spot Coffee employees have voted to unionize by an overwhelming 43-6 vote. The boycott remains in effect until the...
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Tesla Plant on South Park Avenue in South Buffalo. August 7, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
December 13, 2018 - 4:46 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The USW and IBEW unions say workers at Tesla’s solar panel factory in Buffalo will hold a union organizing drive. There are currently about 400 workers at Tesla’s Buffalo plant on the site of the former Republic Steel mill, where workers were represented by the USW. “The only way...
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WBEN Photo/Matt Moran
Matt Moran
July 16, 2018 - 3:20 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Members of the Erie County Democratic Majority Caucus and Labor leaders came together as they look to fight against the Supreme Court's Janus Decision. The Supreme Court made the decision last month that will allow union members to earn benefits off their unions without...
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