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.

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Solidarity at Fred Meyer - Members Vote 332-1 to Authorize Strike

In meetings at the Teamsters 313 hall in Tacoma, workers voted 332-1 to reject the company’s latest offer and authorize a strike. Read Article

Join The IBEW Apprenticeship Program

Thinking about becoming an electrician? Joining an IBEW apprenticeship is an excellent way to being a career in the electrical trade.

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Horizon Air Canceling Hundreds of Flights Due to 'Pilot Shortage' It Helped Create

Horizon and other companies in this situation are paying the price for a decade or more of corporate pathology surrounding wages. Read Article

34th Annual Union Solidarity Night at at Everett AquaSox

Join us on Thursday, Aug. 17th, for Everett AquaSox baseball. Gates open at 6 pm, first pitch at 7:05. Admission is free with General Admission voucher from SCLC. More Info

The Shocking, Unmatched Pains That Wal-Mart Took to Avoid Unions

Wal-Mart managers were supposed to contact corporate headquarters the moment they sniffed even a hint of union activity to get support in quashing labor reform. Read Article

Passenger Service Agents Lobby Congress for Stronger Assault Protections

American Airlines and Envoy Passenger Service Agents gathered in D.C. to lobby Congress on protections for passenger service agents. Read Article