Victory at JetBlue!

Victory at JetBlue!

This week's update includes the organizing victory at JetBlue, information about registering to vote in the May Primary Election, a look into how taxes can be used to help working people, Workers' Memorial Day information, and an important rally on April 30 in Portland. 

50 Years

50 Years

This week's update includes an in-depth article about the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination, an update about nurses' picketing next week in Medford, multiple ways to take action to help working people, and a new website from the Oregon AFL-CIO to warn voters about the alarming legislative record of gubernatorial candidate and State Representative Knute Buehler. 

Transportation Fairness

Transportation Fairness

This week's update includes the latest on our efforts to give Uber and Lyft drivers a voice, an article from AFL-CIO Secretary-Treasurer Liz Shuler for Women's History Month, an event to commemorate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on April 4, and a take action to oppose the Trump Administration's proposed rule to legalize wage theft. 

What's Your Story?

What's Your Story?

This week's update includes a video about the union difference, good news from Pennsylvania, an action to hold Burgerville accountable, reactions to the power of women in the West Virginia strike, ratification at Portland State University, and an action to stand up against hate in Oregon. 

Victory in West Virginia

Victory in West Virginia

This week's update includes some amazing news from the West Virginia teachers' strike, why Women's History Month is importnat to the struggle for workers' rights, take action to protect working people with DACA and TPS, and a look back at the 2018 Oregon Legislature. 

A Human Right

A Human Right

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. 

A Rising Tide

A Rising Tide

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.  

Six Days

Six Days

This week's update includes a call to action to help pass Measure 101, a look behind recent job growth numbers and the danger of misclassifying workers, the importance of passing a clean DREAM Act and saving TPS, and a look back at the shared pathway of labor and civil rights. 

An Economy Where Everyone Can Prosper

An Economy Where Everyone Can Prosper

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.  

Supporting Les Schwab Workers

Supporting Les Schwab Workers

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.