Dear brothers and sisters - it's scorching hot all over Oregon and southern Washington, and the temperature's over 100 degrees in the Portland metro area. One member recorded a temperature of nearly 110 degrees inside [...]
We were so thrilled to nominate four outstanding activists from Local 757 for recognition at the Northwest Oregon Labor Council's Labor Appreciation Night! Jacob, Thomas, Beth, and Charisse are just four of the dedicated members [...]
Sisters & brothers, the Supreme Court has issued its ruling in Janus v. AFSCME, and the result is exactly what we expected: the Court held that unions can no longer collect fair-share fees from public-sector [...]
UPDATE at 11am on 6/7/2018: phones are back up earlier than expected. You can direct all union business to our main phone number, (503) 232-9144.
On May 17th, we worked with Portland Jobs with Justice to hold a hearing of the Portland-area Workers Rights Board, concerning paratransit service in Portland. Paratransit, branded in and around Portland as TriMet LIFT, is provided [...]
Attention candidates for Union office - Election Committee Chair John Jamison will be holding open office hours on Thursday, May 22nd for candidates to inspect the Union's membership list. He will be available from 9am [...]
The ATU Summer Picnic is coming up on Sunday, July 22nd from 10am to 4pm - please join us for fun and food!
On May 15th, voters in Oregon will cast their ballots in the state's primary election. Because it's an election year, that means one thing: candidates for elected offices across this state are reaching out to [...]