Organizing is the key

Had a great turnout last night for a mixer and open house dinner last night. Non-members were able to tour the training center and meet with members to learn what we’re really about. Everyone enjoyed a chicken dinner and a raffle where a lot of great tools were given away. Organize or die. Let’s win the work!


Tuesday is Election Day

I hope everyone had a good weekend and a fun, safe Halloween. As we head back into the work week, I want to remind you that Tuesday is Election Day. If you haven’t already, please take the time to go vote. Just like our Union, participation is what makes it strong and what makes it work for you.

Texas Tribune: Hurting For Work

Starting today the Texas Tribune is running a multiparty story about the realities and dangers of working in Texas. The state is and it’s booming economy is built on the backs of its workers and in return the labor force is treated to high numbers of fatalities, a broken/corrupt workers’ comp system, and little to no oversight or enforcement of safety conditions or fair labor practices. Check it out.