For Your Information...November 9, 2018

Take Note; Monday's NOLC Executive Board meeting has been cancelled

In the attachments;

Around the State from the Oregon Employment Department

The Oregon Federation of Nurses and Health Professionals has challenged our fellow trade-unionists to a friendly competition to see which local can collect the most toy drive donations by December 8th

 Remember our Vets

Veterans Day is an official United States holiday which honors people who have served in armed service. It is observed on November 11th. The 44th annual Ross Hollywood Veterans Day Parade, sponsored by Ross Hollywood Chapel, will take place on Monday, Nov. 12th, beginning at 9:30 a.m. at Northeast 40th and Tillamook and ending at the Ross Hollywood flag pole at Sandy Boulevard and Northeast 48th Avenue.

 Activities include:

Annual Ross Hollywood Chapel Veterans Day Parade

Flag Ceremony with brief remarks from local dignitaries and elected officials

Running race along NE Sandy Boulevard

Lunch for veterans and families with USO-style show

 Congratulations to the following NOLC endorsed candidates elected in the November 6th General Election

 Clackamas County

  • Milwaukie Mayor Mark Gamba
  • Gladstone Mayor Tammy Stempel

Matt Tracy, Gladstone City Councilor Position #3

  • Councilor Jackie Manz, Lake Oswego City Council
  • Daniel Nguyen, candidate for Lake Oswego City Council

 Columbia County

Columbia County Commissioner Henry Heimuller, Position 2

 Metro

Christine Lewis, candidate for Metro District 2

  • Metro Affordable Housing Bond, 26-199

 Multnomah County

  • Multnomah County Circuit Judge Ben Souede

Jennifer McGuirk, candidate for Multnomah County Auditor

Councilor Mario Palmero, Gresham City Council Position 4

 Washington County

Kathryn Harrington, candidate for Washington County Chair

  • Jason Snider, candidate for Mayor of Tigard
  • Hillsboro City Councilor Olivia Alcaire
  • Hillsboro Commissioner Kyle Allen

 From the AFL-CIO

 Union-Made in America Thanksgiving

https://aflcio.org/thanksgiving

 November 5, 2018 • labor history

 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)