UFCW members testify in front of Texas House Committee

On April 27, 2017, in News, Politics, by admin

Reprinted from Brother Ed Sills: HB 1987, the House version of the bill that would require parental consent for a minor to join a labor union in Texas, today ran into some serious resistance in the form of hard-hitting testimony explaining why unions should not be R-rated.   The hearing before the House Economic and […]

Bloomberg: Parental Consent to Join Union? “Outrageous” and “Unconstitutional

On April 21, 2017, in News, Politics, by admin

  Parental Consent to Join Union? Texas Bill Says It’s Needed April 20, 2017 08:35PM ET | Bloomberg BNA • Bill passed Texas Senate, awaits action in House • Oklahoma has similar law • Attorney: If bill passes, it won’t stand up to federal law By Jaclyn Diaz (BNA) — A Texas bill that would require workers under […]

Dallas City Council Endorsements

On April 4, 2017, in News, Politics, by admin

UFCW Local 1000 makes the following recommendations for the May 6th, Dallas City Council Elections: DISTRICT 1: SCOTT GRIGGS                             DISTRICT 2: ADAM MEDRANO DISTRICT 3: CASEY THOMAS                          DISTRICT 4: DWAINE CARAWAY DISTRICT 5: DOMINIQUE TORRES           […]

UFCW Testifies Against SB 75

On March 13, 2017, in Politics, by admin

UFCW stands against SB 75, a bill that would limit the ability for young workers to join labor unions. Communications and Political Director Anthony Elmo testified on behalf of UFCW. Read the testimony here: UFCW Testimony on SB 75 THANK YOU MADAME CHAIR AND THE OTHER MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE FOR HAVING ME HERE TODAY […]



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