Legislative Lobby Day is May 12th!

Don’t forget, on May 12th, UFCW Local 555 will be holding its second Legislative Lobby Day at the Oregon State Capitol for 2015. We will be focused on encouraging State Senators and Representatives to support Protected Sick Leave, but will be working on other pieces of legislation as well. To read UFCW Local 555’s full […]

Today is Workers Memorial Day

April 28th is a day to remember those who have suffered and died on the job and to renew the fight for safe workplaces. This year we will come together to call for jobs to keep workers safe and healthy, and pay fair wages. Each year, 50,000 workers die from occupational diseases caused by exposure […]

Clark County Victory!

The Clark County Commission’s anti-union resolutions appear to have disappeared after hundreds of union members attended county meetings.  On April 7, 2015 UFCW members joined other union members in packing the County Commission chamber, and as of April 22, 2015, the commissioners have backed away from supporting the anti-union resolutions that would polarize workers in the […]