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SeaTac airport workers score major victory »

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SEATAC (Aug. 21, 2015) — In a 5-4 decision, the Washington State Supreme Court ruled Thursday in favor of the voters’ decision to require employers at Sea-Tac International Airport to pay fair wages and provide sick leave. The ruling overturns a lower court’s decision that…

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Stay informed, safe amid deadly wildfires »

(Aug. 20, 2015) — As wildfires continue to ravage central Washington and force thousands to evacuate their homes, three firefighters were killed near Twisp on Wednesday when their vehicle was overtaken by the wind-whipped flames. “We are devastated by the tragic loss of three of…

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WSLC seeks Labor Community Organizer in Yakima; apply now »

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(Aug. 17, 2015) — The Washington State Labor Council, AFL-CIO is seeking a Labor Community Organizer to work out of the Yakima and South Central…

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Volunteer for Labor Neighbor to support Rep. Carol Gregory »

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(Aug. 12, 2015) — Labor Neighbor, the Washington State Labor Council’s grassroots member-to-member political action program, plans an aggressive effort to inform union households about…

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WSLC supports I-735 to get big money out of elections »

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(Aug. 11, 2015) — The labor movement of Washington state is now on record: Corporations are not people. And money is not speech. At the…

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