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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The Real Future of Work
Forget automation. The workplace is already cracking up in profound ways, and Washington is sorely behind on dealing with it. Read article
Trump's Plan for Cutting Federal Compensation, Potentially Even Paid Holidays
The Trump administration’s consideration of a wage freeze for federal employees is one piece of a renewed multifront Republican push to shrink those workers’ pay, benefits and workforce. Read article
A Preview of the U.S. Without Pensions
Tom Coomer has retired twice: once when he was 65, and then several years ago. Each time he realized that with just a Social Security check, “You can hardly make it these days.” So here he is at 79, working full-time at Walmart. Read article
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.