“We are pleased that Fred Meyer and QFC have recognized the ongoing hazard to its workers, with a settlement agreement that provides significant wage increases, added workplace protections, a secure retirement, and quality healthcare.”
Month: December 2021
Support Striking Grocery Workers (12/17-12/23):
Local Kroger workers at Fred Meyer & QFC voted to go on strike Friday, Dec. 17 – Thursday, Dec. 23. Support the strike by joining a picket and doing your shopping elsewhere! Here’s a list of mass picket times and locations.
“These employers refuse to acknowledge that their worker’s wages are not keeping up with the cost of living, leaving them and their families at risk while providing food for our community.” – UFCW 555 Secretary-Treasurer Sandy Humphrey
Support Portland Teachers:
The staffing crisis, substitute shortage, and intense student needs are bringing schools and classrooms across the district to the breaking point. The Portland Public School Board needs to know that we stand with teachers! Send an email to your School Board member and sign the petition to support Portland teachers and students.
Support the Causa Workers Union:
The union of workers at Causa Oregon won recognition of their Union – Unidxs Por La Causa – in March 2020. They have been bargaining to secure a fair contract for nearly two years. Sign the petition to tell Causa to stop union busting and negotiate a fair contract.
How to Support Portland Tenants in Under Three Minutes:
Call Commissioner Dan Ryan today and tell him that Portlanders need the Tenant Protection Ordinance, 503-823-3589. Landlord harassment must stop!
Click here to email Portland City Council and ask them to support the Tenant Protection Ordinance.
Learn more about the ordinance at pdxtu.org.