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Wishing You a Safe and Warm Holiday Season

Sisters and Brothers – On behalf of the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO, we wish you a safe and happy holiday season and look forward to the New Year, where we’ll have more battles to win. While we have a lot of work ahead of us, I look back at the hard-earned victories […]

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A Gift of a Fair Contract

With the holiday shopping season upon us, El Super workers need their supporters to renew their commitment to boycott El Super!

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Make a Child’s Life a Little Brighter

As we close the year, thousands of families will have to decide whether to buy food, pay rent, or keep the heat on in their homes during the winter nights. Without our help, many of our Sisters and Brothers will be unable to afford a meal or holiday presents for their children.

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Four Years and Counting

This week, over 3,000 workers ranging from airport and fast-food employees to homecare, higher education, and childcare workers across Los Angeles took part in the nationwide Fight for $15 day of action to demand $15 an hour and union rights. The workers waged their most disruptive protests yet to show they will not back down […]

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Another Reason to Be Thankful

Sisters and Brothers – On behalf of the Los Angeles Labor Movement, we wish you a Happy Thanksgiving! We are thankful for another year of hard-earned victories, and we give special thanks to our incredible coalition partners and activists who came together to pass Proposition JJJ on November 8. With our collective work, thousands of […]

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Know Your Rights Resources

In light of the questions our community has had around immigration following the emergence of President-Elect Trump, the National Immigration Law Center created this FAQ sheet about DACA:

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Putting on the Pressure!

Hundreds of skilled trade workers represented by the Teamsters across UCLA and UC San Diego went on strike this week. The skilled trades workers were striking over the University’s refusal to negotiate over back wages and the UC’s numerous violations of state labor law. The workers are paid below prevailing wage by as much as […]

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Looking Ahead

Sisters and Brothers – This week has been bittersweet. We won Proposition JJJ for good jobs and affordable housing, Proposition 55 for a quality education for our kids, Measure M for a bigger, better transit system and Janice Hahn and Kathryn Barger for County Supervisor. But, we came up short in the big one. As […]

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Make History This Weekend

We’re burning the midnight oil, and we need your help this weekend to Get-Out-The-Vote!

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Your Guide to Voting!

We have big decisions to make on Tuesday, November 8, not the least of which is Proposition JJJ. A YES vote means better jobs and more affordable housing in the City of Los Angeles. Here are three things you can do to make your voice heard:

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