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Laurie Kennington

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Phone: (203) ***-****  HQ Phone
Local 34
425 College St. 2Nd Floor
New Haven , Connecticut 06511
United States

Company Description: Local 34 of the Federation of University Employees, UNITE HERE, is the union of over 3400 Clerical & Technical employees at Yale University. The members of our...   more

Employment History

  • President
    Yale Unions
  • Coalition Partner
    Yale Unions
  • President

Board Memberships and Affiliations

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Laurie Kennington, president ..., 16 May 2015 [cached]
Laurie Kennington, president of Local 34 of Yales clerical and technical workers, said the relationship between the unions and the university has improved over the past decade. Local 34 represents 3,700 Yale employees, she said.
I congratulate them for being concerned enough to have made the jobs our members do become really good jobs, Kennington said. The impact of having our union achieve the status for workers that it has cant be underestimated.
Thirty years ago, Kennington said secretaries at Yale made pin money that wasnt designed to support a family, but to add a little to what their husbands made in the workplace.
Today, these jobs are regarded as some of the best in the region, she said.
Kennington said the union continues to push Yale at the negotiating table to hire more workers from New Havens poorer neighborhoods as well as from some of the citys working class neighboring suburbs.
As Connecticuts economy struggles to recover all of the jobs it lost during the last recession, Kennington said the competition for jobs of all kinds at Yale has gotten more fierce.
People are willing to drive from Fairfield County and the Hartford area daily to work at Yale, she said.
Before former New Haven Mayor John DeStefano Jr. took office in 1994 and began working with then-Yale President Richard Levin for the next two decades on placing a higher priority on the relationship between the city and the school, Kennington said there was a perception that the university was trying to build a moat around the campus.
Laurie ..., 9 Mar 2015 [cached]
Laurie Kennington
Laurie Kennington is president of Local 34 UNITE HERE which won a contract advancing current workers and opening jobs at Yale for New Haven residents. She is in the forefront of the community/labor alliance that helped elect union members to the Board of Alders.
Laurie Kennington, ..., 25 Dec 2014 [cached]
Laurie Kennington, President 203-624-5161 GESO UNITE HERE
Yale Unions - Home, 25 Dec 2014 [cached]
Laurie Kennington, President 203-624-5161 GESO UNITE HERE
Laurie Kennington, president ..., 16 April 2014 [cached]
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