NCFO News

New Rule to Expose Outlandish CEO-Employee Pay Ratio

08/27/2015

It took five years and faced stiff corporate opposition all the way, but starting in 2017, publicly traded corporations will have to report the ratio of top corporate executive pay to the average wage paid to company employees.   Read More

PEB 248 Recommends New Jersey Transit Contract Terms

08/21/2015

Presidential Emergency Board 248 has issued its recommendations to settle the four year contract dispute between New Jersey Transit and the Rail Labor Coalition of fourteen unions representing 4,300 union workers.   Read More

Public Support for Unions Increasing

08/19/2015

As attention to income inequality and the stagnation of wages in our nation grows, so has public approval of unions   Read More

Social Security at 80

07/27/2015

This year marks the 80th anniversary of the 1935 enactment of Social Security--America's most successful anti-poverty program.   Read More

PRESIDENT OBAMA HAS CREATED PEB NO. 248 CONCERNING NJT DISPUTE

07/16/2015

The National Conference of Firemen and Oilers (NCFO) on July 15, 2015 was notified by the National Mediation Board (NMB), that the President of the United States has signed an Executive Order, effective July 16 at 12:01A.M.   Read More

Work More Hours to Boost the Economy?

07/15/2015

In one of the more ridiculous comments of the young presidential campaign season, Republican hopeful Jeb Bush offered a solution to the nation's sagging economy   Read More

Obama Announces Overtime Pay Eligibility for 11 Million More Workers

07/02/2015

The following two statistics reflect how economic inequality in our country has continued to escalate:   Read More

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