This week's update includes an exciting update from the Oregon State Legislature which could establish healthcare as a human right for all Oregonians, the latest on State Senator Kruse's resignation, the Oregon AFL-CIO response to President Trump's infrastructure plan, and two take action items.
This week's update include the Oregon AFL-CIO's response to Governor Kate Brown's State of the State Address, a roundup of influential leaders and their stories for Black History Month, a new video showing that Oregon's struggle against racism is not over, and a chance to grade Betsy DeVos' performance as Secretary of Education.
This week's update includes a roundup of minimum wage and paid family medical leaves which began across the country on January 1, a look into the Time's Up initiative, an important update about Measure 101, details about a new union-represented catering company in Portland, and an update on the efforts by LA Times staff to stand together in union.
Your weekly union news is here! Learn more about the Oregon AFL-CIO's involvement in a lawsuit against Les Schwab, OFNHP's organizing victory in Springfield, a solidarity action in Portland for VOA workers on Saturday, take action to save TPS, and a look into the GOP tax plan and the Save Local Business Act.