Posts Tagged ‘UFCW’

Jul
2013
25

New WI Union Numbers Reveal Brutal Implications of Walker’s Anti-Collective Bargaining Bill

New WI Union Numbers Reveal Brutal Implications of Walker's Anti-Collective Bargaining Bill
  Two years after Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker’s anti-union Act 10 became law, the numbers show that this signature piece of legislative overreach has had its intended effect: draining unions of their members and therefore their resources.   Daniel Bice of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel shows that tens of thousands of workers have left...
Jun
2013
17

Supreme Court Will Not Review Ralph’s Grocery Request to Deny UFCW Picketing Rights

Supreme Court Will Not Review Ralph's Grocery Request to Deny UFCW Picketing Rights
  If the good news about the Supreme Court’s decision regarding Arizona’s restrictive voter ID law hasn’t satisfied your human rights’ appetite for the day, look no further than California where SCOTUS has denied a review of Ralph’s Grocery Company v. United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Local 8. This...
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Jun
2013
7

Multitude of Unions Establish Relief Funds, Travel to Oklahoma to Help with Recovery

Multitude of Unions Establish Relief Funds, Travel to Oklahoma to Help with Recovery
  As the rebuilding of Oklahoma begins despite tornado season being in full swing, labor unions across the nation are playing a vital role in providing relief to those affected.   Solidarity is a natural part of the union experience and is translating into action in the Sooner State. Among the unions setting up funds ...
Apr
2012
2

PHOTOS: Missouri IBEW, LIUNA, UFCW, IAM, Other Union Members Rally at the State Capitol

PHOTOS: Missouri IBEW, LIUNA, UFCW, IAM, Other Union Members Rally at the State Capitol
We Are Missouri has a great photo set from last week’s rally at the Missouri state capitol. The effort, which drew members of the IBEW, Sprinklerfitters, LIUNA, IUOE, UFCW and several other unions, was intended to stem the rising “Right-to-Work” tide in the state. From the We Are Missouri web page: Thousands of union members ...