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Join us to celebrate champions of the Labor Movement and all that we've achieved together during this unprecedented time. 

The GBLC was proud to endorse 46 candidates on the November ballot in ten cities this municipal year.

Please join us for our delegates BBQ and COPE meeting at IBEW 103, 256 Freeport St, Dorchester.

We'll fire up the grill at 4pm with an outdoor gathering under a tent. At 5:30 delegates will head inside to meet and vote on 2021 municipal endorsements.

Relying on their respective faiths that mandate justice for working people, more than 390 religious leaders have joined together to support the PRO Act. At a news conference yesterday, the members of the Interreligious Network for Worker Solidarity presented a national letter calling for this landmark labor law reform.

As the country reopens and more and more families return to their favorite summer activities, there’s never been a better time to tap into Union Plus’s everyday discounts, many of which are powered by Abenity. Union members save up to 37% on movie tickets at your choice of national chains, up to 63% on your favorite hotels, and get huge discounts on admission tickets to water and theme parks, tourist attractions and tours.

Vice President Kamala Harris and Labor Secretary Marty Walsh (LIUNA) participated in a roundtable with union members at the Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 5 hall in Pittsburgh. Harris and Walsh are heading up a new task force focused on collective bargaining and organizing rights and they went directly to the source—working people.

The Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act has the support of the majority of likely voters, according to a new poll from Vox and Data for Progress.

The act, a sweeping labor rights bill, would strengthen unions through overriding Republican-led “right to work” state laws, which impede unions’ abilities by allowing workers to join without paying dues. It would also penalize companies that restrict union activity, and would bestow independent contractors — such as drivers for Uber and Lyft — with the right to organize and collectively bargain.

The Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act seems unlikely to succeed in the Senate due to a lack of Republican support — but it has the support of the majority of likely voters, according to a new poll from Vox and Data for Pr

The core principle of organized labor in America has always been a commitment to fairness and opportunity for all working people — it’s why collective bargaining agreements have long included robust and durable protections that reflect a commitment not only to union members, but to the common good of all our communities and the people who live and work in them.

Calling all delegates! Register for the June 15th, 6pm delegates meeting here:

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUtdOGtrzgoHtAywJibGLvR63W7QZ6...

Not sure if you're a delegate to the Labor Council? Contact your local union or email Rachael Running: [email protected].

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