Celebrate Unions with Baseball

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  In the heat of the pennant race, Labor 411 & #BuyBlue are teaming up with the Dodgers to offer special discounted tickets for all union members on September 22when they play the Colorado Rockies. Union leaders will be honored on the field when 20 or more group tickets are...

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Let Geoff Palmer know, “We Want Prop JJJ, NOT Trump’s LA!”

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Photo credit: Slobodan Dimitrov, CWA Local 39521 (Pacific Media Workers Guild) Luxury developer Geoff Palmer is L.A.’s most infamous opponent of affordable housing. To top it off, he is also Donald Trump’s number one campaign contributor. Next Tuesday, join the Build Better LA Coalition...

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Vegas Next Weekend? #LaborforHillary

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  Next weekend (September 17 - 18), we’re hosting our first battleground trip to Nevada to help elect Hillary Clinton for President! Come join the Los Angeles Labor Movement as we knock on doors to ensure workers win in November. Now more than ever, we need to use our collective...

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This Labor Day, Pledge to Create Lasting Change

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  For many of us, Labor Day marks the end of summer, family vacations, and long days by the pool. While often regarded as a day for one last barbecue, remember what Monday is really about - a time to reflect and celebrate the contributions of hardworking women and men, who get up every...

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Free Legal Fair Just Around the Corner!

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This Sunday, August 21, we invite you and your members to join the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor, Miguel Contreras Foundation, and Mexican American Bar Association for our annual free legal fair. There will be 100 of the best attorneys in L.A. on-site providing free legal consultations...

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Counting Down the Days to Farm Worker Overtime

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The farm worker overtime bill is in the California Senate and could be voted on at any time. If it passes, the legislation then moves on to the full Assembly floor. The bill must be voted on before the legislative session ends on or before August 31 or California farm workers will continue to...

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When the Paycheck Stops

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In response to the staggering numbers of American workers who have lost their jobs, the Los Angeles Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO Community Services, United Way, and LA-Trade Tech College Labor Studies will offer a class on How to Survive when the Paycheck Stops on September 10 and 17. This...

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Grocery Workers Approve a Deal!

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Photo credit: UFCW 770   After five months of rallies, marches, and events, 50,000 grocery workers finally got a fair contract with the companies that own Ralphs, Vons, and Albertsons stores.The contract contains raises of nearly a dollar an hour over the three year span of the deal,...

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Keeping the Promise Alive

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Photo credit: American Federation of Government Employees, AFL-CIO   Congress is threatening to shut down Veteran Administration medical centers nationwide and sell out veterans’ health care to the lowest bidder. We ask that you stand with our veterans, and the workers at the VA...

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Join Labor for a Free Movie Night

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AFSCME District Council 36 is pleased to present their next Movie Night in partnership with co-sponsor, the Coalition of Labor Union Women. They will be screening "Suffragette" (2015). Please RSVP to reserve your seat for this free event! Popcorn, as always, will be served... and dinner,...

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