UFCW 21 - A Voice for Working America

94%

Update (11/12): Today, the union and the employers were able to set bargaining dates for next Thursday and Friday the 18th and 19th of November — the week before Thanksgiving.



Stand UP! Union Update

94%
Grocery Store Workers Vote by 94% to
Reject Employers' Proposal and Authorize a Strike

KOMO 4 TV

Click here to see KOMO-TV's coverage of the vote.

Union members turned out by the thousands to overflowing, standing-room-only meetings this week in Seattle, Seatac, Lynnwood, Bremerton, and Bellevue. The total vote was an overwhelming 94% to reject the employers' proposal and authorize a strike. Members from all departments and all four big chain stores showed unity — the unity needed to win a fair contract.

Next Steps

A contract extension remains in place. Sign up and get involved in the fight for a fair contract — and stay tuned for more information in the days ahead.


Stand UP for a Fair Contract

Watch our union-made Stand UP for a Fair Contract video — then share it with your Facebook friends.

 

 



UFCW 21 Summer Picnics
will be set in April.

Check back for details.

UFCW International Scholarships

The scholarship applicatin will be available online from March 3 - June 20, 2014. (English and Spanish language applications)

 


 

UFCW 21 Endorses Prop 1
Make sure you vote in the
special election on April 22

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