This week’s update includes a look at the legacy of the merger between the AFL and the CIO in 1955, news from nurses in Central Oregon, voter turnout numbers, and a call for toys for the holiday toy drive.
This week’s update includes a story about an Oregon union going above and beyond to help their members, Labor 2018 campaign updates, the latest on Knute Buehler and his stance on workers’ rights, National Voter Registration Day, good news from Kaiser bargaining and a call to help with recovery efforts in North Carolina.
This week’s update includes a reminder about our latest podcast episode, Oregon AFL-CIO President Chamberlain’s most recent Northwest Labor Press Article, the latest from Labor 2018, and an inspiring report about difference a union can make for workers of color.
This week’s update includes the latest from the Oregon AFL-CIO’s Labor 2018 campaign including our local union of the week, a look at 9/11 commemoration events, Knute Buehler’s bad vote on jobs, take action against Kavanaugh’s appointment and important information from the Oregon Labor Candidate School about upcoming opportunities.
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.
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.