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Don’t buy the Social Security fear-mongering »

Congress should expand earned benefits by having wealthy pay their fair share   The following is from Social Security Works: WASHINGTON, D.C. (June 17, 2019) — The New York Times recently ran a headline sure to scare seniors: Unfortunately, the author spoke mainly to sources who…

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Murray, Jayapal meet with local labor leaders on PRO Act »

Sponsors of labor law reform seek input on restoring freedom to form unions    SEATTLE (June 7, 2019) — All workers should have the freedom choose whether they want to join together with co-workers in a union and negotiate a fair return for their work.…

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Join #EverybodyOrganize training this Saturday in Tacoma »

TACOMA — Tacoma DSA and the Pierce County Central Labor Council are back with another workshop in their #EverybodyOrganize series. This training, a continuation of…

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Airline food workers vote by 99.7% to strike »

The following is from UNITE HERE Local 8: SEATAC (June 13, 2019) — Airline food workers who prepare, pack, and deliver food and beverages served…

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H-2A farmworkers at King Fuji strike over abusive conditions »

MATTAWA, Wash. (June 13, 2019) — Farmworkers here on the H-2A-visa agricultural guestworker program went on strike Wednesday and the walkout continues today due to…

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