Meet Your New Grievance Director

I entered Local 555 through one of our retail units where I was an active shop steward who participated in several bargaining committees; in 1995 I came on staff. I’ve worked all over the place here at the Local, starting in membership records, where I processed payment of dues and helped members with dues-related questions. […]

Read your contract!

This is Deborah Peralta, checker at Hazel Dell Fred Meyer Store #140. As she tells it, “I’ve been a union member since 2007 and have never fully read my contract, only parts of it! I’m not alone. More than half of my coworkers claim to have never taken the time to read it either. That’s […]