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UFCW President Hansen Statement on Schedules That Work Act

UFCW President Hansen Statement on Schedules That Work Act

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Joe Hansen, International President of the United Food and Commercial Workers International Union (UFCW), today released the following statement regarding introduction of the Schedules That Work Act. “If you ask a worker in the retail industry what improvements can be made to their job, the response is likely to include scheduling. Fair, […]

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“Battleground 2014” Is Underway

“Battleground 2014” Is Underway

UFCW members must be prepared for the November 4thmidterm elections – 2014 cannot be a repeat of 2010. To help make it easier for members to engage politically, we have launched Battleground 2014. Battleground 2014 provides information about the most important Congressional and Gubernatorial races. UFCW members will be able to use this site to find out […]

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Roll Call: Ban BPA and Other Toxic Chemicals

In 2012, a six-year study was published that examined the occupational history of more than 1,000 women, finding that those who worked in the automotive plastics and in the food packaging industries were five times more likely to develop premenopausal breast cancer than women in the control group. One of the main chemicals used in […]

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