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While every other member of the Democrat in Oregon’s Congressional delegation has signed onto the PRO Act as a co-sponsor, Congressman Kurt Schrader said he won’t vote for the bill.
The organized labor movement has always been the greatest check and balance to ruthless, relentless greed.
Oregon university officials are pulling out all the stops to devalue and disrespect graduate student workers.
Our movement is a bold and inclusive movement that fights for any worker, no matter who they love or where they were born, and we are winning.
With economic inequality having returned to levels not seen in more than eight decades, a revival of union power is essential.
The only means to counter a corporate capitalist agenda is a strong union movement, says Oregon AFL-CIO president Tom Chamberlain in his final Labor Press column.
Organized labor should hold accountable those who side with a corporate capitalist agenda at the expense of workers.
We build power for our worker’s movement when we recognize and embrace our diversity.
Throughout the 1990s and into the early 2000s, Bill Sizemore wreaked havoc in Oregon by putting simplistic initiatives on the ballot to address complex issues. Now Tim Nesbitt and Ted Kulongoski are poised for a repeat.
Today’s labor movement and the rights working people enjoy would not be what they are without the contributions of strong, fearless women.