Northwest Oregon Labor Council

 

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Recent News

In the attachments;

Around the State from the Oregon Employment Department

Tentative Agenda for the NOLC Executive Board meeting

 From the AFL-CIO Labor Wire

Feb. 9, 2018

In the attachments;

Around the State from the Oregon Employment Department

Courtesy of Portland Jobs with Justice

Tentative Agenda for the NOLC Executive Board meeting

Tentative Agenda for the NOLC Delegates meeting

The Meaning of The King Holiday by Coretta Scott King

"The King Holiday honors the life and contributions of America’s greatest champion of racial justice and equality, the leader who not only dreamed of a color-blind society, but who also lead a movement that achieved historic reforms to help make it a reality."

http://www.thekingcenter.org/meaning-king-holiday

 In the attachments;

Around the State from the Oregon Employment Department

In the attachments;

Around the State from the Oregon Employment Department

Tentative agenda for the NOLC Executive Board meeting

 What is Measure 101? (from the Yes for Healthcare folks)

Measure 101 is a fee on hospitals and insurance companies that funds Medicaid, which provides healthcare coverage to 1 in 4 Oregonians.  The money from 101:

NOLC ENDORSEMENTS

The NOLC Delegates voted Monday night to endorse the following candidates, not all endorsements were unanimous; Nick Fish, Portland City Council-Position 2; Deborah Kafoury, Multnomah County Chair; Paul Savas, Clackamas County Commissioner-Position 2; Sonya Fischer, Clackamas County Commissioner-Position 5; Shirley Craddick, Metro Councilor-District 1; Greg Malinowski, Washington County Commissioner-District 2; Kathryn Harrington, Washington County Chair; Lynn Peterson, Metro President; Loretta Smith, Portland City Council-Position 3; Pamela White, Clackamas County Clerk.
Congratulations to these candidates for earning the endorsement of the Northwest Oregon Labor Council, AFL-CIO.

Northwest Oregon Labor Council holds monthly Council Meetings every fourth Monday at 7:00pm.

These meetings are held at the IBEW Local 48 Union Hall at 15937 NE Airport Way, Portland, Oregon 97230.