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Wells Fargo greed is killing American jobs »

Rally April 24 in Seattle’s Westlake Park to support call center workers   By MICHAEL SCHENDEL and CARISSA HAHN VANCOUVER, Wash. (April 20, 2018) — Last August, Wells Fargo announced the layoffs of more than 70 local workers at their Vancouver call center, giving these…

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Child care crisis impacts every community »

By SEN. PATTY MURRAY (April 11, 2018) — “No one is exempt from the child care crisis.” That was the urgent message I heard all across Washington state last week as I visited child care and early learning centers to meet with parents, workers, and administrators to…

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Workers Memorial Day events planned throughout the state »

Each year on Workers Memorial Day, April 28, working people throughout the world remember those who were hurt or killed on the job, and renew…

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UW’s ASEs begin strike vote over sexual harassment issues »

The following is from UAW 4121, the union of Academic Student Employees at the University of Washington: SEATTLE (April 20, 2018) — On Monday, more…

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Eastside for Hire airport taxi drivers protest ‘pay-to-work’ »

The following is from Teamsters Local 117: SEATAC (April 18, 2018) — More than 200 taxi and flat-rate drivers raised signs of protest at Sea-Tac…

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