Author Archives: Labor Dem Work Group

18 Sep
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3 Local Climate Strikes: Mount Vernon-Sept 20, Bellingham-Sept 20, Anacortes-Sept 27

3 Local Climate Strikes In September (20-27) people everywhere around the world will walk out of their homes and workplaces together, and join young strikers in the streets to demand climate justice and emergency action to tackle the climate crisis. ...

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18 Sep
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10th LD Dems Quarterly General Meeting, Sat, Sept 21, 10 to Noon, Flyers Restaurant, Burlington

10th LD Dems Quarterly General Meeting, Sat, Sept 21, 10 to Noon, Flyers Restaurant, Burlington The 10th Legislative District Democrats’ Quarterly General Meeting is scheduled for Saturday, Sep 21, 10:00am – 12:00pm, Flyers Restaurant & Brewhouse, 15426 Suite B, Airport ...

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17 Sep
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Joe Kendo, Government Affairs Director of the WSLC, AFL-CIO, Sept17, 2019

  Joe Kendo, Government Affairs Director of the WSLC, AFL-CIO September 17, 2019 Interview by Lori Province:  Joe explains the new proposed overtime rules by the Washington State Labor and Industries Department. For more information, go to https://www.lni.wa.gov/WorkplaceRights/Wages/Overtime/OvertimeRules/default.asp or https://restoreot.paperform.co/. ...

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16 Sep
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Action Newsletter—16 September 2019

DEMOCRATIC EVENTS 1. NEW – Congratulations to Trevor Smith, the new Chair of the 40th Legislative District Democrats2. The 10th Legislative District Democrats‘ Quarterly General Meeting is scheduled for Saturday, Sep 21, 10:00am – 12:00pm, Flyers Restaurant & Brewhouse, 15426 ...

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11 Sep
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2019 Essay Contest Guidelines, Essay Due Between Oct 15 and Nov 30, 2019

Go to the Guidelines for the Essay Contest by clicking on link:   https://www.skagitdemocrats.org/event/2019-essay-contest-guidelines-deadlines-between-oct-15-to-nov-30-2019/

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10 Sep
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Veronica Wilson, Partnerships Director for the UCLA Labor Center, Sept 10, 2019

  Veronica Wilson, Partnerships Director for the UCLA Labor Center Sept 10, 2019 Interview by Ken Winkes:  Veronica talks about one of her other interests the “Labor Network for Sustainability.” For more information, go to https://www.labor4sustainability.org/ or http://www.labor.ucla.edu. We Do ...

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09 Sep
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Action Newsletter—9 September 2019

DEMOCRATIC EVENTS 1. Democratic Women on the Rocks, Monday, Sep 9, 4:00pm – 6:00pm, 13 Moons Restaurant, Swinomish Casino, 12885 Casino Drive, Anacortes  2. Fidalgo Democrats meet Tuesday, Sep 10, 7:00pm, Anacortes Public Library, 1220 10th Street, Anacortes “The Decline ...

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06 Sep
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2019 Essay Contest Guidelines

Essay Contest Guidelines See below or click on the link: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1mbUmPe8S_wbvwvC_zCWdZ6srMXfUmF-O   SKAGIT COUNTY DEMOCRATS ESSAY CONTEST GUIDELINES The 2019 Skagit County Democrats Essay Contest topic is “The Most Pressing Issue Confronting America.”  The top three entries will receive awards ...

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03 Sep
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Liz Shuler, Secretary-Treasurer of the AFL-CIO, Sept 3, 2019

  Liz Shuler, Secretary-Treasurer of the AFL-CIO Sept 3, 2019 Interview by Lori Province: Liz reports on the current labor issues for Labor Day. For more information, go to https://aflcio.org or https://aflcio.org/resolutions/resolution-5-commission-future-work-and-unions or http://www.thestand.org/ or https://aflcio.org/paywatch/highest-paid-ceos or https://aflcio.org/paywatch. We Do ...

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02 Sep
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Action Newsletter—2 September 2019

DEMOCRATIC EVENTS 1. Northwest Washington Central Labor Council’s Labor Day Picnic, Monday, Sep 2, Noon to 4:00pm, Riverfront Park, 901 River Road, Sedro-Woolley Music, Burgers, Chicken, and Salmon provided by the NWWCLC. Bring a side dish!2. NEW – 40th Legislative ...

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