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California Labor Federation Releases Statement on the Audit of the Labor Commissioner’s Office

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA CONTACT: Shubhangi Domokos, shubhangi@calaborfed.org / 916-934-6963 California Labor Federation Releases Statement on the Audit of the Labor Commissioner’s Office Labor Federation Calls on the State of California to Address Labor Law Enforcement Crisis SACRAMENTO – (May 29, 2024) – Lorena Gonzalez, principal officer of the California Labor Federation, issued a statement […]

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Labor Federation Grants Statewide Strike Sanction to Janitors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SEIU-USWW Media Contact: Stephen Boardman, (510) 424-3269, stephen.boardman@seiu-usww.org Labor Fed Media Contact: Caitlin Vega, (916) 402-6450, caitlin@calaborfed.org Labor Federation Grants Statewide Strike Sanction to Janitors Union Master Agreements for 20,000 janitorial members covered by Southern California and Northern California Maintenance Contractors Agreements Expire Today Sacramento, CA – (Tuesday, April 30, 2024) – […]

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Legislation Granting Striking Workers Right to Unemployment Insurance Passes First Committee

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Unai Montes, Unai@calaborfed.org, 310.962.7369 (Bilingual) Legislation Granting Striking Workers Right to Unemployment Insurance Passes First Committee Sacramento, CA – (Wednesday, April 24, 2024) – Today, Senate Bill 1116  which would grant workers on strike the right to access unemployment insurance benefits passed the Senate Labor, Public Employment, and Retirement Committee on […]

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Labor’s 2024 Legislative Priorities Reflect the Urgency to Shape the Future of Work for all Californians

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Unai Montes, Unai@calaborfed.org, 310.962.7369 (Bilingual) Labor’s 2024 Legislative Priorities Reflect the Urgency to Shape the Future of Work for all Californians  California Labor Federation Sponsors Bills to Limit Job Loss from AI and Automation; Attach Labor Standards to Public Subsidies; Protect Essential Public Services and Service Workers; Protect Workers Exercising their […]

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Labor, Community, and Environmental Groups Demand Job Quality & Equity Standards on State and Federal Investments

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Unai Montes, Unai@calaborfed.org, 310.962.7369 (Bilingual) Labor, Community, and Environmental Groups Demand Job Quality & Equity Standards on State and Federal Investments  Coalition Urges Policymakers to Adopt Strong Labor Standards with Community Benefits as Billions in Federal Infrastructure, Manufacturing, and Climate Funding Come to California  Sacramento, CA – (Thursday, March 28, 2024) […]

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Working Californians Left Vulnerable as Indoor Heat Safety Standard Goes Abandoned

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Working Californians Left Vulnerable as Indoor Heat Safety Standard Goes Abandoned Statewide Labor Coalition Furious as Critical Vote on Indoor Heat Standard is Pulled Back Sacramento, CA – (Thursday, March 21, 2024) – Wearing stickers reading, “Heat Kills,” laundry workers, farmworkers, janitors, steelworkers, fast food workers, stagehand technicians, construction and shipyard workers, […]

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Record Number of Legislators Score Perfectly on California Labor’s Scorecard

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Unai Montes, Unai@calaborfed.org, 310.962.7369 (Bilingual) Record Number of Legislators Score Perfectly on California Labor’s Scorecard 2023 Legislative Scorecard Shows State Senate and Assembly Increasingly Aligned With the Priorities of California’s Unions Sacramento, CA – (Friday, March 1, 2024) – Today, the California Labor Federation released its 2023 Legislative Scorecard, documenting an increasing […]

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Hot Labor Summer Results in Sweeping Victories in the Legislature for Working Californians

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA CONTACT: Shubhangi Domokos, shubhangi@calaborfed.org / 916-934-6963 Hot Labor Summer Results in Sweeping Victories in the Legislature for Working Californians SACRAMENTO – (Friday, September 15, 2023) – With the California Legislature having adjourned on Thursday, September 14, the California Labor Federation, AFL-CIO had one of the most productive years in memory. Thirteen […]

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Striking Workers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA CONTACT: Shubhangi Domokos, shubhangi@calaborfed.org / 916-934-6963 California Elected Officials Show Overwhelming Support for Bill to Provide Unemployment Benefits to Striking Workers California Lawmakers Face Critical Vote This Week on Labor-Sponsored SB 799 SACRAMENTO – (Monday, September 11, 2023) – This week, California lawmakers in the State Assembly and State Senate will […]

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California Labor Unions’ Priority Bill to Provide Unemployment Benefits to Workers on Strike Passes Key Committee

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA CONTACT: Shubhangi Domokos, shubhangi@calaborfed.org / 916-934-6963 California Labor Unions’ Priority Bill to Provide Unemployment Benefits to Workers on Strike Passes Key Committee Statewide Constitutional Officers and U.S. Senate Candidates Announce Support for SB 799 SACRAMENTO – (Thursday, August 31, 2023) – Today, the Assembly Insurance Committee voted to pass SB 799 […]

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