News

IN THIS EDITION:

  • House Votes to Protect the US Postal Service
  • Committee Passes Public Sector Right to Strike Bill
  • KVCAP Drivers Need Your Help!
  • “All Work And No Play” Exhibits Photos of Child Laborers in Maine
  • Wishing a Happy Retirement to John Martell (IAFF) & Dick Deering (IBEW)!

IN THIS EDITION:

  • “They’re Just Drivers” — KVCAP Drivers Fight for Fair Contract
  • Coalition Supports Bill to Protect Rights at Work
  • Golden Hosts IAM Local S6 President at State of the Union
  • Critical Pro-Union Bill Passes the US House
  • Bowdoin Housekeepers Call for More Staff & Safer Working Conditions

Support for the labor movement is the highest in nearly half a century, yet only one in 10 workers are members of unions today. How can both be true?

Workers should be paid for all the hours they work. By voting against LD 1524, Senator Scott Cyrway (Kennebec Cty.) voted to protect CEOs and corporations who don’t pay their workers.

IN THIS EDITION:

  • Maine AFL-CIO Biennial Convention Recap
  • Supporting the Chicago Teachers Strike
  • Nurses Hold Vigil for a Fair Contract in Ellsworth
  • Ironworkers Discuss Offshore Wind at Conference
  • Workers & Unions Support Strimling in Portland Mayor's race