Latest SEIU Local 1 Canada Stories

2010-07-23 10:20:00

Workers win important victory on terms of election for 44,000 to join NUHW WASHINGTON, July 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On a conference call held Wednesday by the National Labor Relations Board, the National Union of Healthcare Workers (NUHW) won an agreement that ensures workers' right to vote by mail in the privacy of their homes, in a government-protected election to join NUHW. Until Wednesday's call, the embattled incumbent union SEIU had insisted that all employees should be forced to...

2010-07-14 16:34:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., July 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement from Marie Foster, a 23-year Program Assistant at Kaiser San Jose and a member of NUHW's Executive Board and Kaiser Organizing Committee, responding to SEIU's false statements to the media on July 14, 2010: "NUHW is fighting to secure the fair union elections that thousands of Kaiser workers have been demanding for 16 months, while SEIU is still trying to deny workers the right to vote in three out of four...

2010-06-17 15:40:00

After 16 months in legal limbo, workers will finally get elections to join NUHW WASHINGTON, June 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The federal National Labor Relations Board's Office of Advice has issued a directive to the NLRB's four California offices, recommending the final dismissal of charges that the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) has used to block fair union elections for more than 16 months.

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