2020 Election Endorsements

 

 

Vote for Everett Schools August 4th

We recommend a 'Yes' vote for the Everett schools bond on August 4th. The bond will relieve classroom overcrowding, improve safety and security, create jobs, and keep the local tax rate low, just to a name a few.

Top 10 Reasons to Vote Yes | Bond Projects Map


 

2020 Worker's Memorial Service

The Snohomish & Island County Labor Council and Its Purpose

 

We ♥ Volunteers

We are looking for volunteers to help with various upcoming Union events.

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The Snohomish and Island County Labor Council is a federation of 63 unions in Snohomish and Island counties. 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.


Need Help During the Pandemic? The SICLC Hardship Fund Can Help

The newly founded SICLC Hardship Fund offers Union members in need assistance during this crisis. Reach out to your Local's Business Agent for guidance. In response to the hardships caused by this pandemic, the Council felt it was important to provide fast, local support available to our members.

Find Out More and Apply for Hardship Funds


Boeing Has Lost More Than 800 Orders for the 737 MAX This Year

Though Boeing now anticipates U.S. federal approval to unground its 737 MAX in September, company data released recently shows that in the first half of this year it lost over 800 orders for the troubled airplane. Read Article


Fraudsters are Faking Washington Unemployment Claims Amid Coronavirus Joblessness Surge

As Washington grapples with a tsunami of legitimate unemployment claims, the state also is seeing a rise in attempts by fraudsters to siphon off a portion of the benefits. Read Article


Kroger Backs Down, Will Hand Out More 'Thank You' Pay to Frontline Supermarket Workers

Kroger says it will give "thank you" pay to frontline workers through mid-June – just days after saying it would end extra "hero" hazard pay to workers. Read Article


National Letter Carriers' Food Drive is Online Only This Year

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this annual food drive to supply local food banks with lots of food is going online this year. Find out more by downloading the flyer. Download Food Drive Flyer


A 'Huge Victory’ for International Students

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) abruptly rescinded its directive in the face of lawsuits, political pressure, and collective action by thousands of unionized academic workers across the country. Read Article


State's Healthcare Unions Demand Necessary Protective Equipment

Largest hospital and clinic unions call for highest possible level of personal protec­tion for caregivers during COVID-19 outbreak. Read Article