For Your Information...November 25, 2019

In the attachments;

  • Around the State from the Oregon Employment Department
  • Congresswoman Bonamici Sponsored Bill to Protect Safety of Health Care, Social Service Workers
  • Tentative Agenda for the NOLC Executive Board meeting
  • Tentative Agenda for the NOLC Delegates meeting

From the AFL-CIO

Thursday, November 21st, the House of Representatives passed the Workplace Violence Prevention for Health Care and Social Service Workers Act (H.R. 1309), an important step for improving the lives of America’s working people.

https://actionnetwork.org/forms/tell-your-senator-pass-the-workplace-violence-prevention-for-health-care-and-social-service-workers-act-of-2019/?link_id=7&can_id=b6896b2c4258ffdde41982d8d658b010&source=email-workplace-violence-protection-red-for-ed-and-more

 Buy Union Made for Thanksgiving

Find the full list here: aflcio.org/thanksgiving

 Oregon's Office of Economic Analysis released its quarterly economic and revenue forecast this week.

In his blog, Economist Josh Lehner said the pace of economic growth nationwide has slowed down, but the data still shows no sign of a recession. To see the forecast, click here.

In Solidarity,

  • Bob Tackett
  • Executive Secretary Treasurer
  • NW Oregon Labor Council, AFL-CIO
  • 9955 SE Washington St. #305
  • Portland, OR 97216
  • 503-235-9444 (office) 503-936-8625 (cell)
  • 503-233-8259 (fax)