Roadmap to Victory

Roadmap to Victory

This week’s update includes a perspective on the election in Missouri by Oregon AFL-CIO President Tom Chamberlain, a new advertising campaign from the National AFL-CIO, working women speaking out against Brett Kavanaugh’s appointment to the U.S. Supreme Court, and a win for bus drivers and mechanics at the North Coast.

A Duty to Fight

A Duty to Fight

This week’s update includes news from South Dakota about efforts to keep white supremacists out of the labor movement, a memorial scholarship from AFT-Oregon in honor of Deirdre Mackey and her daughter, Grace Misztal, a look at what the victory in Missouri means for the future of unions, and information about Labor Day picnics.

True Patriotism

True Patriotism

This week’s update includes the latest from the fight for union rights in Missouri, a call-to-action to reject Brett Kavanaugh as the next Supreme Court Justice, AFGE’s ‘Red for Feds’ campaign, and upcoming events including the July 28 Day of Action against Ballot Measure 105.

The Wrong Side of History

The Wrong Side of History

This week’s update includes a perspective on the American labor movement following last week’s Janus decision, important information about the minimum wage increase on July 1, a new Oregon AFL-CIO podcast episode, and an important rally in Portland on July 11.

Families Belong Together

Families Belong Together

This week’s update includes information about the inhumane “zero tolerance” immigration policy from President Trump, victory at Volunteers of America, a thank you to Senators Wyden and Merkley, and important events related to corporate transparency and accountability.

Moving Forward

Moving Forward

This week’s update includes an exciting update from Transportation Fairness Portland, the latest from the struggle at Volunteers of America - Oregon, and an article about how the Harley-Davidson move shows the total failure of President Trump’s lopsided tax cuts.

CEOs Pay Themselves What?

CEOs Pay Themselves What?

This week’s update includes the latest podcast episode from the Oregon AFL-CIO, the annual Executive Paywatch report from the National AFL-CIO, how you can help make Oregon a better place for everyone in light of the anniversary of the tragic violence on a Portland MAX train last year, and a call-to-action to support catering workers at United Airlines.

Val Hoyle Wins!

Val Hoyle Wins!

This week’s update includes a recap of yesterday’s election results, an update on the fight for a fair contract at Volunteers of America Oregon, good news from Precision Castparts, and a new website from the National AFL-CIO with information about the freedom of working people to stand together in union.

It's Time to Vote!

It's Time to Vote!

This week’s update includes important information about the upcoming election on May 15, a call-to-action to support workers at the Volunteers of America, an event to learn about AFGE’s work to save the VA from privatization, a roundup of Asian Pacific American labor leaders as part of Asian Pacific American Heritage month, union-made gifts for Mother’s Day, and a reminder to help Stamp Out Hunger on May 12.