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


Millennials Are Keeping Unions Alive

Jobs are precarious, health care costs are skyrocketing, and wages aren’t keeping up with the cost of living — no wonder young people are organizing. Read article


Open Invitation to All Locals: Join Us for a Day of Action

Join your union brothers and sisters to take a stand against an attack working people and our right to organize. Download informational flyer


Boeing is Booming: Profit Soars with Help from US Tax Cut

The company’s stock price has more than doubled in a year and hit an all-time high just recently. Read article


'How We Rebuild Our Union Power' Presentation

Join us on Saturday, March 24th, from 10 am - 1 pm at the Snohomish County Labor Temple. Mark M. McDermott is the speaker and registration is free.

Register here | Download flyer with details


Supreme Court May Deal Major Blow to Labor Unions

The nation's powerful public employee unions stand to lose membership, money and political muscle at the hands of the Supreme Court this year. Read Article


Prominent Aerospace Analyst Will Help State With Boeing Bid

Richard Aboulafia hired to evaluate weaknesses as Washington seeks to host 797 assembly. Read Article