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Perrone: House GOP Budget Would Make Life Harder for Tens of Millions of Hard-Working American Families

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Marc Perrone, International President of the United Food and Commercial Workers International Union (UFCW), today released the following statement in response to passage of the House Republican budget. “Budgets are more than just numbers; they are a statement of values. House Republicans talk a lot about family values, but this budget cruelly and needlessly […]

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UFCW Members Help Defeat Right-to-Work in New Mexico

UFCW Members Help Defeat Right-to-Work in New Mexico

The 2015 New Mexico legislative session ended on Saturday without passage of right-to-work, a major victory for UFCW members and their families. Members of UFCW Local 1564 have been speaking out against the legislation for months. On February 12, nearly 100 members of Local 1564 traveled to the New Mexico State Capitol in Santa Fe […]

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UFCW Local 555 Pushes For Paid Sick Leave in Oregon

UFCW Local 555 Pushes For Paid Sick Leave in Oregon

More than 50 UFCW Local 555 members went to the Capitol building in Salem last week to convince legislators to pass a paid sick leave law that will cover every worker in Oregon. “I’m here to help pass a first day paid sick leave law that will benefit every worker in Oregon,” said Jane Killduff, […]

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