For Your Information..October 11, 2019

Take Note: the E-board meeting for Monday the 14th of October is cancelled.

 In the attachments;

  • Around the State from the Oregon Employment Department
  • From the Union Label and Service Trades Department of the AFL-CIO
  • AFL-CIO Launches Ad Campaign Supporting Striking GM Workers

(Washington, D.C., Oct. 11, 2019)

Household formations increasing, but at slower pace

from Economist Josh Lehner Oregon Office of Economic Analysis

Economist Josh Lehner reports in his blog, "While the total number of new households in recent years has been about as big as we have seen, it doesn't necessarily mean that household formation is strong. In fact, if we dig into the types of households and who is forming them, we see that within the existing population, household formation is actually pretty weak." To read more, visit Lehner's blog.

IDEA's 3rd Annual Peer to Peer Business Forum & Diversity Workshop

The Interstate Disability Employment Alliance (IDEA) is holding their Third Annual Peer to Peer Business Forum on Tuesday, October 29. This event is about helping businesses with disability diversity, equity and inclusion efforts. Click here for more information.

 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)