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UNITE HERE Local 8 Endorses Pramila Jayapal for State Senate

UNITE HERE Local 8 is proudly endorsing Pramila Jayapal in her run for the open State Senate seat in the 37th Legislative District. Jayapal’s long history of standing up for Seattle’s hospitality workers has led to this ... Read more »

Be Fair, Specialty Coffee Association of America

The Specialty Coffee Association of America (SCAA) is scheduled to violate the worker-called boycott of the Grand Hyatt Seattle and the Hyatt at Olive 8 for years to come. SCAA has done excellent work around fair trade issues globally, ... Read more »

Murray, DelBene bring $10.10 wage fight to Seattle

Hilton bellman and Local 8 Executive Board member Chuck Cruise was featured in a press conference held by Washington State Congressional leaders on the national minimum wage. U.S. Sen. Patty Murray and Rep. Suzan DelBene on Tuesday ... Read more »

Airport Workers Tell Port Commission: Protect our Jobs!

On January 27th, a delegation of over 30 concessions workers at the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport attended the monthly Port of Seattle Commission with an important message: protect our family wage jobs. While SeaTac’s Proposition ... Read more »

WA Elected Officials Endorse Seattle Hyatt Boycott

Public support of workers at Grand Hyatt and Hyatt at Olive 8 is gaining momentum in the Democratic Party. Senators and Representatives in Washington State are beginning to publicly support the Seattle Hyatt boycott of the Grand Hyatt ... Read more »

Space Needle workers turn up heat in their campaign for a fair contract

Workers throughout the Space Needle – in the restaurant, in the elevators, at the front desk, in the kitchen – are showing their strength today by wearing buttons on their uniforms calling for a fair contract and respect from management. ... Read more »
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