The Snohomish County Labor Council and Its Purpose

The Snohomish County Labor Council is a federation of 63 unions in Snohomish County. Those unions represent 42,000 working families for the purpose of bargaining wages/salaries and working conditions with their employers.

The Labor Council and its member unions are dedicated to helping workers organize their workplaces so that they are ensured economic justice and dignity.

Office Manager Wanted

The Snohomish County Labor is currently seeking a qualified person to fill the position of office manager. Please see the attached Job description. Job posting ends May 5th.

Union-Related Links

Why Unions?

Wal-Mart Workers' Rights website

AFL-CIO blog


Comcast Workers Organizing Site

In U.S. Restaurants, Bars, Food Trucks, 'Modern Slavery' Persists

They're lured by promises of better-paying jobs and legal immigration. Instead, they're smuggled into the U.S. and forced to work.

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Trumpka Says Both Parties Have Lost Focus on U.S. Workers

"Republicans, and too many Democrats, have rigged our economy to enrich a select few," the union chief told an audience at the National Press Club.

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What Have Unions Done for Us?

What have unions done for us lately? Other than give us Labor Day, and a three-day weekend to start football season.

The answers may surprise you.

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Workers Memorial Day 2017 Observance

Join us April 26th as we remember friends and loved ones who were lost last year in workplace violence, accidents and illnesses.

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Who Moved My Teachers?

Wisconsin's war on unions has gutted schools. The rest of America could be next.

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Trying to Bamboozle Home Child Care Workers Out of Their Union

The anti-worker Freedom Foundation is attempting to convince child care workers to drop their unions.

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