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

AFL-CIO.org website

AFL-CIO blog

AFL/CIO CEO Pay Watch

Comcast Workers Organizing Site


Providence Workers STRIKE!

After taking action for more than a year, 230 nurses, social workers, chaplains, OTs, PTs, hospice aides, and speech therapists began an Unfair Labor Practice strike today. Read article


Toys for Tots Program is in Full Swing this Year!

Don't forget, Toys for Tots is in full swing! Let's pack the conference room for the kids this holiday season!!! For more info, call 425-259-7922.


Rep. Suzan DelBene (D), WA 1st District, Questions Proposed Tax Cut Provisions

In this video, she asks an official from the Joint Committee on Taxation questions about how the tax cuts would affect people in her district. Watch the Video


Join Us for Union Solidarity Night at the Silvertips

The Silvertips and Snohomish County Labor Council proudly present Union Solidarity Night Friday, Jan. 26th vs. Seattle Thunderbirds.

Click here for tickets | Download flyer with details


We Need Stronger Unions to Protect the Middle Class

The NLRA needs a major overhaul. Recent efforts to amend it have been more in the category of tinkering with than rewriting the rules. Read Article


State’s Innovative Aerospace Apprenticeship Program Touted

A new report profiles a Washington state apprenticeship program as a successful example of a workforce intermediary partnership. Read Article