11 fights decertification attempt at CNF
The 250 office workers at CNF Service Company members of Office
and Professional Employees Local 11 may unwittingly be part of
an anti-union campaign orchestrated at the highest levels of the multi-billion-dollar
labor gears up for high-stakes political battle
At its 2003 convention, the Oregon AFL-CIO outlined plans to boost organizing
and beat Bush in 2004.
NOLC opposes November ballot
measure to create public utility district
The Northwest Oregon Labor Council, at the request of the International
Brotherhood Electrical Workers Local 125, has taken a position opposing
the creation of a Multnomah County Peoples Utility District. Voters
will be asked to create a PUD during a special election scheduled Nov.
Labor mourns death
of Local 36s Quigley
Patrick J. Quigley, president and 26-year member of Portland-based Asbestos
Workers Local 36, died at his home Sept. 6 following a short battle with
liver cancer. He was 52.
Campaign Heroes honored at special dinner
Oregon labor leaders dined with pro-union elected leaders and community
supporters Sept. 8 in a fundraising dinner honoring unions and individuals
who did the most in last year's electoral campaigns.
More news articles
* Unions protest WTO
Local 3786 starts fund for gunshot victim