In the all-day election on May 19th, the proposed By-Law change was adopted. The proposal passed with 75% of the vote — 215 YES, 72 NO. The By-Law mandates a strict timeline for filing charges against members for strikebreaking. Thank you to everyone who came out to vote. Your active participation is what makes our […]
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The Chairperson of the Local 2 Election Committee, Kim Wirshing, has certified the results of the Local 2 election. At the Union Nominating Meeting held at 3 PM on April 20th, the Election Committee took nominations for all Local 2 elected offices: President, Vice-President, Secretary-Treasurer, Executive Board, and Trustees. There was only one person nominated […]
点击这里查看广东话 Haga clic aquí para Español At the April Local 2 membership meeting, a group of members brought forward a proposed By-Law change. In accordance with the By-Laws, the proposed amendment was read at the April membership meeting and therefore the proposal will be voted on by the membership at an All-Day secret ballot vote […]
Update on health care & the American Rescue Plan Last week, the government gave health funds more direction about how President Biden’s COBRA plan will work. Under this program, many Local 2 members might be eligible to get back on union health benefits at no cost between now and September 2021. Click here for more […]
Haga clic aquí para Español 点击这里查看广东话 We need a real solution – create a universal healthcare system for CaliforniaThe COVID crisis is hitting hospitality workers hard. Hundreds of thousands of families have lost their health plan at the very worst time – in the middle of a pandemic. This should convince our country’s leaders that […]
This week President Biden signed a bailout law that brings some important short-term help to many working people. Thanks to the Local 2 members who sent a message to Congress asking them to pass this bill. But we have much more work to do to fix our economy – especially health care. Click here for […]
Haga clic aquí para Español The COVID crisis is hitting hospitality workers hard. Hundreds of thousands of families have lost their health plan at the very worst time – in the middle of a pandemic. This should convince our country’s leaders that health care in America is broken. It’s time to change it. Right now, […]
Haga clic aquí para Español 点击这里查看广东话 On Wednesday, March 17th (Happy St. Patrick’s Day!), Local 2 will conduct an All-Day, secret-ballot vote regarding a proposed change to the Local 2 By-Laws. The vote will take place from 7 AM to 7 PM at the Local 2 San Francisco office (209 Golden Gate Ave.) […]
Despite the urgent need for health and economic protection during the pandemic, some members of the federal government are resisting much needed protections for working people. Unions are pushing our politicians nationwide to step up and provide protections to workers during the crisis. We have 5 national demands: (1) Expand health insurance for all workers, […]
Over 50 politicians and community leaders in San Mateo County support the efforts of the Pullman SF Bay Hotel workers as they call on CBRE for a fair process to choose a union! Click HERE to see the full list of supporters. Si se puede! #CantStopWontStop