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NORTHWEST OREGON LABOR COUNCIL ENDORSEMENTS

RE: LCSA Emergency Fundraiser; serving wildfire & COVID impacted and Presents From Partners

LERC 2020 Webinar Series

The Intersection of Racial Justice and Worker Advocacy

We want to alert you to LERC's upcoming fall webinar series, "The Intersection of Racial Justice and Worker Advocacy," that will begin a week from today (September 16) and continue throughout the rest of September and into October. 


VOTE!!
You must be registered to vote by October 13, 2020 to vote in the November 3, 2020 election for local offices and measures, and for U.S. President. Please vote. Please encourage your friends and family to vote. Vote as soon as you get your ballot, and return it promptly. Check the Oregon Secretary of State website for more information.
https://secure.sos.state.or.us/orestar/vr/register.do?lang=eng&source=SOS

The Grocery Industry has never been more challenged than this coronavirus pandemic outbreak. UFCW 555 members are meeting the challenge, however with massive sales increases they cannot do it alone.  With many unionized industries shutting down and laying off members and Safeway and Albertsons in our region currently in need of "temporary workers" this may be an opportunity for a win-win.  They’re looking for a couple thousand people.

March 8, 2020 – Daylight Saving Time Starts (spring forward)

Sunday, March 8, 2020, 2:00:00 am clocks are turned forward

In the attachments;

  1. Around the State from the Oregon Employment Department
  2. Tentative Agenda for the NOLC Executive Board meeting

Update regarding the Corona Virus in Oregon:

In the attachments;

  • Around the State from the Oregon Employment Department
  • Tentative Agenda for the NOLC Executive Board meeting

 

In the attachments;

  • Around the State from the Oregon Employment Department
  • Tentative Agenda for the NOLC Executive Board meeting

From the Oregon Office of Economic Analysis