The Snohomish County Labor Council and Its Purpose

The Snohomish County Labor Council is a federation of 63 unions in Snohomish County. Those unions represent 42,000 working families for the purpose of bargaining wages/salaries and working conditions with their employers.

The Labor Council and its member unions are dedicated to helping workers organize their workplaces so that they are ensured economic justice and dignity.

Union-Related Links

Why Unions?

Wal-Mart Workers' Rights website

AFL-CIO blog


Comcast Workers Organizing Site

South Carolina Boeing Workers Vote Down Union

After corporate anti-union effort, hourly production workers at Boeing’s South Carolina operations have voted not to join the IAM.

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Bring a Younger Union Brother or Sister to Dinner!

Bring a union brother or sister under the age of 35 to dinner at the Everett Labor Temple on Wednesday, March 8th.

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Teamsters Strongly Oppose Right-to-Work Legislation

It would amend the National Labor Relations Act & Railway Labor Act to institute damaging right to work in all states.

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Trade UP! Gives Teens Career Options

This April 4th event gives juniors and seniors hands-on experience with various Snohomish County job opportunities.

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Safety Failures Lead to 'Death Sentence' at Hanford

45-year-old former Hanford worker is dying from a rare illness caused by working with a highly toxic metal.

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Unions 101: Learning from the Past, Educating for the Future

Sign up now for this March 18th class that will focus on labor history and messaging.

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