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Join Our Fight for Long Beach’s Hotel Workers and Claudia’s Law

This fall, we are supporting Long Beach hotel workers in their fight for Claudia’s Law – and we invite you to join us. According to Census data, 85 percent of Long Beach’s hotel housekeepers are women. Unfortunately, we have heard testimony from a number of these brave women of sexual harassment and incidents of assault […]

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The Future of LA Lies in Your Hands

It’s time to build a better Los Angeles through Prop. JJJ, Prop. HHH, Prop. 55, and Measure M. It’s time to support leaders who will lift up the voices of working families by electing Janice Hahn and Kathryn Barger for LA County Board of Supervisors and Hillary Clinton for President.

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Be Part of Something BIG

On October 1 – 2 and 15 -16, we’re hosting our next battleground trips to Nevada to help elect Hillary Clinton for President. Come join the Los Angeles Labor Movement as we knock on doors to ensure workers win in November. Now more than ever, we need to use our collective voices to make history […]

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This Labor Day, Pledge to Create Lasting Change

  By Rusty Hicks, Executive Secretary-Treasurer For many of us, Labor Day marks the end of summer, family vacations, and long days by the pool. While often regarded as a day for one last barbecue, remember what Monday is really about – a time to reflect and celebrate the contributions of hardworking women and men, […]

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A Look Ahead to the Next 100 Years

The LA Fed doesn’t take baby steps, we leap forward to create lasting change. We’re proud of our 100-year history, but our eyes are fixed on the next hundred years. Our digital presence is a reflection of that.

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This Labor Day, Pledge to Make Lasting Change

For many of us, Labor Day marks the end of summer, family vacations, and long days by the pool. While often regarded as a day for one last barbecue, remember what Monday is really about – a time to reflect and celebrate the contributions of hardworking women and men, who get up every day and […]

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“Our great contract is our biggest win”

I’m Filipino. Nursing is in my culture, in my blood. While I didn’t know it growing up, I was born to be a nurse. I love nearly every minute of it. Now my whole family is in nursing. I am proud to be a nurse. I became a union activist the day I realized my […]

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Hungry for justice

Fifty-thousand grocery workers, represented by the United Food and Commercial Workers Union Local, have reached an agreement with the owners of Ralphs, Vons, and Albertsons.

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When your dream house is more of a fantasy

Young homebuyers looking to settle down in Los Angeles are in for a rude awakening: LA is one of the three least affordable metro areas in America.

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Giving the formerly incarcerated the tools they need—literally

Los Angeles is home to the largest formerly incarcerated population in California, with tens of thousands of individuals released in the County each year.

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