ACT NOW- Vote to come 2/26/16 CALL YOUR WA SENATOR 1-800-562-6000 to Pass 2SHB 2804 providing College Tuition for Surviving Family Members of a Fallen Highway Worker on WA Transportation Projects. Washington’s highway worker families need your help. As constituents please ask your Senator for their Vote… Read More
President Douglas McCarron released a strong statement on the proposed Immigration Reform happening in Washington DC.
By DON McINTOSH, Associate Editor The City of Portland is about to try out a new kind of project labor agreement on public construction contracts. The 23-page “Model Community Benefits Agreement” approved Sept. 5 mandates that on future City construction projects, unions will represent workers,… Read More
By Dorian Warren The 99 Percent Plan is a joint Roosevelt Institute-Salon series that explores how progressives can shape a new vision for the economy. This is the third essay in the series. The fate of the labor movement is the fate of American democracy…. Read More