This week’s update includes the latest from our campaign to Fix the Gap at Fred Meyer, remembering the passing of an AFSCME member in Benton County, take action for a new NAFTA, and an interesting perspective on the labor movement from The New Yorker.
This week’s update includes good news from OHSU, a call to action to support Astoria nurses, the latest on the campaign to fix the gap at Fred Meyer and why America is ready for a labor union comeback.
This week’s update includes information about how to sae union apprenticeship programs, an important update from OHSU workers, and to help fix the gap at Fred Meyer and a quick way to hold Congressman Kurt Schrader accountable for voting against a Federal minimum wage increase.
This week’s update includes the latest from workers at OHSU, our latest podcast episode, why saving union apprenticeship programs is critical, and information about the historic labor agreement reached for a future Portland baseball stadium.
This week’s update includes an inspiring piece by National AFL-CIO Secretary-Treasurer Liz Shuler, news about the Oregon AFL-CIO’s campaign to reduce self-checkout machines in grocery stores, and more.
This week’s update includes a call to action to protect our freedom to join unions, the latest on our campaign to fix the gap at Fred Meyer, why millennials are embracing unions, and an invitation to learn more about efforts to reform workplace sexual harassment and discrimination laws.
This week’s update includes a new campaign from the Oregon AFL-CIO calling on Fred Meyer to fix the wage gap between women and men, a look at the highs and lows of the 2019 Oregon Legislature, and important information about the 2019 Oregon AFL-CIO LERC Summer School.
This week’s update includes a perspective on the strength of the labor movement one year after Janus V. AFSCME, the National AFL-CIO’s 2019 Paywatch Report, and the Oregon AFL-CIO response to the 2019 minimum wage increase.
This week’s update includes Oregon AFL-CIO President Tom Chamberlain’s response to the Oregon Legislature’s cut to PERS, the importance of Juneteenth, the latest from UFCW Local 555’s fight for pay equity, and the National AFL-CIO’s updates on the fight for fair trade amidst NAFTA renegotiations.
This week we talk about union members fighting back against budget cuts at Oregon’s public universities, a new podcast episode featuring Laborers Local 483, an important workplace protection passed the State Legislature, Pride month information and an important rally at OHSU next week in Portland.
Oregonians are tired of cuts. Workers are working longer hours for less, while bosses and elected officials try to convince the public that the only way our communities can thrive is through cutting services, goods, and well-paying jobs.
This week’s update features voices from two leaders out of the National AFL-CIO: President Trumka, who attended local organizing events and Secretary Treasurer Liz Schuler speaking about Equal Pay Day.
This week’s update includes a recap of our 2019 Labor Lobby Day, the latest article from Oregon AFL-CIO President Tom Chamberlain in the Northwest Labor Press, an insightful new report about Oregon’s union advantage, and a call to action for fair trade.
This week’s update includes a round up of stories about Women’s History Month, take action to protect DACA and TPS recipients, Workers Memorial Day information, and the latest on the Trump Administration’s attempt to rollback overtime protections.
This week’s update includes an important call to action to pass the Oregon Workplace Fairness Act, the latest on the Oregon Corporate Accountability Act, our latest podcast episode, and how Machinists Union members are fighting back.
This week’s update includes a call to action to save defend Temporary Protected Status, the latest on the Oregon Workplace Protection Act, an upcoming Oregon Women Labor Leaders meeting, and a letter from National AFL-CIO Secretary Liz Shuler about video game developers standing together to fight for their rights.
This week’s update includes the latest from the Oregon Legislature, including the Oregon Workplace Fairness Act and efforts to protect renters from no-cause evictions and rent spikes. We also cover the potential of another government shutdown and a look a Congresswoman Bonamici’s work toward pay equity in Washington DC.
This week’s update includes our latest podcast episode, the Oregon AFL-CIO’s response to the end of the government shutdown, a fundraiser for a union brother in need, and good news for nurses at St. Charles in Bend.