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2024 Workers Memorial

Wednesday, April 24, 5-5:45 p.m. at the Mission Building Courtyard on the corner of Wetmore & Pacific Avenue, Everett

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The Snohomish & Island County Labor Council and Its Purpose

The Snohomish and Island County Labor Council is a federation of 64 unions in Snohomish and Island counties representing more than 42,000 working families for the purpose of bargaining wages, salaries, and working conditions with their employers.

Headquartered in the historic Labor Temple building in downtown Everett, the Council has been an advocate for its affiliates for more than 120 years. The Council's and its member unions are dedicated to helping workers organize their workplaces to ensure fair wages, economic justice, dignity, and safety in the workplace.

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2024 Workers Memorial Day Observance April 24th

Join the Snohomish and Island County Labor Council at our Workers Memorial Observance on April 24 from 5-5:45 p.m. The service is held at the Workers Memorial in the Mission Courtyard at the corner of Wetmore and Pacific. Directions

Months after Strike, Nurses Reach Contract With Providence Everett

The new contract, 10 months in the making, includes bonuses and extra pay to counterbalance chronic understaffing. Read Article

House Approves Unemployment Benefits for Strikers

Washington state representatives voted 53-44 to approve HB 1893 to allow striking workers to receive limited unemployment insurance benefits. Read Article

Safety First? Boeing Picks Contract Fight With Its Fire Fighters

The Boeing Co., facing a crisis of confidence and calls from governments, airline customers, and the general public to restore its focus on safety, has decided to pick a contract fight with the people who keep Boeing itself safe. Read Article

Mill Creek Starbucks Votes 21-1 to Form Union

Workers at a Starbucks in Mill Creek overwhelmingly voted to unionize , hoping to get better staffing, pay and benefits. Read Article

Snohomish & Island County Labor Council Honors Labor Leaders

The labor council's annual Champions Dinner recognized two local labor leaders and a machinists union. Read Article

It Pays to be UNION. Join Us!

• Union workers' median weekly earnings are 16% higher than their nonunion counterparts

• Median wages for women Union workers are 20% higer than nonunion women

• Median wages for African American Union workers are 27% higher than nonunion African American workers

• Median wages for Latino Union workers are 39% higher than nonunion Latino workers

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