News From: Culinary Workers Union

by Guest Post | on May 24, 2018

50,000 Could Go on Strike in Vegas

Members of UNITE HERE’s Culinary and Bartenders Unions have voted to authorize a citywide strike. 25,000 union members participated in two voting sessions throughout the day (May 22, 2018) and...

by Guest Post | on Mar 15, 2017

Big Union Win in Vegas

Yesterday, Station Casinos agreed to a settlement with the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), which made Palace Station its second hotel-casino in Las Vegas to be unionized, with its workers now...

by Brian Young | on Dec 21, 2016

They Beat a Billionaire and Won

Workers at Trump hotels have faced substandard working conditions for years.  While Trump portrays himself as a gaudy billionaire stuck in the 1980’s, his employees in Las Vegas were being...

by Brian Young | on Nov 09, 2016

Culinary Workers did their job

Through a very rough Election Night, at least one positive story came from Nevada.  After fighting with Donald Trump over organizing at his Las Vegas hotel, the Culinary Workers union promised...

by Workers Indepen... | on Aug 17, 2016

Trump unions on Daily Show

This first appeared on Workers Independent News.The Culinary Union is joining the Golfers Opposing Bigotry campaign to get the USGA and PGA to cut ties with Donald Trump's golf courses.The union...

by Brian Young | on Aug 09, 2015

Ass Kickin Union

Rhonda Rousey could soon be a Teamster.  Fighters within the premier Mixed Martial Arts federation, the UFC, are in talks with Teamster Local 986 and the Culinary Workers Union Local 226, to...