2021 News Releases
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August 5, 2021
Statement from Executive Director Henry Garrido on the passing of Richard Trumka
“I am deeply saddened to hear about the passing of Richard Trumka – a true giant in labor. He paved the way for so many and helped make the country a fairer place. His memory will live on in all the battles to come.”District Council 37 is New York City's largest public employee union, with 150,000 members and 50,000 retirees.