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


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


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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Aerospace Tax Incentives Saved Boeing $242 Million

Boeing disclosed Friday that last year it saved $242 million thanks to Washington state’s aerospace industry tax incentives, $63 million less than the previous year. 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


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


$15 Minimum Wage: Study was Flawed; Follow Seattle's Lead

With the Minneapolis City Council set to vote on a $15-an-hour minimum wage, you can expect business lobbyists to tout a controversial new report by UW. Read Article