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California Labor Head Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher Applauds New Protections for Immigrant Workers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA CONTACT: Shubhangi Domokos, 916-934-6963 SACRAMENTO – (Friday, January 13, 2023) – Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher, leader of the California Labor Federation, issued the following statement today after the U.S. Department of Homeland Security announced guidance that noncitizen workers who are victims of, or witnesses to, labor rights violations can now access a […]

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Advisory: 11/14/22 San Diego Rally, UC Workers’ Strike

CAL FED’S LORENA GONZALEZ FLETCHER TO BE JOINED BY SAN DIEGO IMPERIAL LABOR COUNCIL’S BRIGETTE BROWNING AND BoS CHAIR FLETCHER IN SUPPORT OF 48,000 UNION WORKERS POISED TO STRIKE AT UC Officials will stand shoulder to shoulder with workers as the biggest strike in the country unfolds across California. San Diego CA – On Monday, […]

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Labor Federation Throws Weight Behind 48,000 Academic Workers at UC

November 14, 2022 Contact: Elizabeth Strater, estrater@calaborfed.org Labor Federation Grants Strike Sanction to UAW for UC Strike Largest State Fed in the Nation Throws it Weight Behind 48,000 Academic Workers at UC; Strike Expected to Begin Today SACRAMENTO, CA – With one of the largest strikes in decades beginning today, the California Labor Federation has […]

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California Labor Federation Condemns Dangerous Dirty Campaign Tactics Targeting Liz Ortega-Toro

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 4, 2022 Contact: Elizabeth Strater – estrater@calaborfed.org  California Labor Federation Condemns Dangerous Dirty Campaign Tactics Targeting Liz Ortega-Toro Sacramento, CA -The California Labor Federation condemns the egregious campaign mailers funded by the California Association of Realtors and the Building Industry Association that publicized the home address of Alameda Labor Council Leader […]

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California Labor Federation Applauds Senate Labor Committee For Advancing Right to Unionize for Legislative Staff AB 1577 (Stone) Clears Key Committee in Historic Vote

(SACRAMENTO) – The California Labor Federation today applauded the Senate Labor Committee vote to advance AB 1577 (Stone), a measure that allows staff of the California Legislature to unionize. Today’s vote marks the first time a bill granting the right to join a union for legislative staff in California has passed a committee, signaling crucial […]

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Working People Win Big in Key California Primary Races

Working People Win Big in Key California Primary Races Statement by California Labor Federation Executive Secretary-Treasurer Art Pulaski “Working people won big in key races throughout the state last night after weeks of mobilizing to support candidates who share our values. Thousands of union volunteers knocked on doors, made phone calls and contacted voters online […]

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California Labor Federation Applauds Governor’s Inflation Relief Proposal Calling it a ‘Statement of Values’

Statement by California Labor Federation Executive Secretary-Treasurer Art Pulaski: “A budget is a statement of values. With his inflation relief package, Governor Newsom made a strong declaration that California is squarely behind working people being squeezed by rising costs and low wages. “This package includes a constellation of beneficial proposals to ease the burden on […]

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California Labor Federation Applauds Governor’s Inflation Relief Proposal Calling it a ‘Statement of Values’

California Labor Federation Applauds Governor’s Inflation Relief Proposal Calling it a ‘Statement of Values’ Sacramento, CA – Statement by California Labor Federation Executive Secretary-Treasurer Art Pulaski: “A budget is a statement of values. With his inflation relief package, Governor Newsom made a strong declaration that California is squarely behind working people being squeezed by rising […]

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California Labor Federation Releases Primary Election Endorsements, Focuses on Expanding Pro-Worker Majorities

California Labor Federation Releases Primary Election Endorsements, Focuses on Expanding Pro-Worker Majorities Full List of Primary Election Endorsements Here The California Labor Federation, representing 2.1 million union workers across the state, today announced June primary endorsements for statewide constitutional offices, the state Legislature and Congress, vowing to unleash a massive grassroots campaign this year in […]

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