News From: UNITE HERE

by Brian Young | on Jul 06, 2016

Clinton walks picket line in AC

On Wednesday, Hillary Clinton’s labor tour made a stop in Atlantic City.  The rally, held outside of Donald Trump’s failed property Trump Plaza, was just a few hotels down from where...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jun 29, 2016

The Fight against the Boardwalk Empire

In Atlantic City, this Fourth of July Weekend may see more fireworks then those over the boardwalk.  That is because UNITE HERE Local 54, the union that represents 6,000 casino employees, has...

by Labor 411 | on May 06, 2016

Promoting Responsible Hotels

It’s a natural fit. Both organizations care about jobs – good middle class jobs that will help build a stronger America. Today, Labor 411, the nation’s #1 socially responsible...

by Press and Media | on Apr 07, 2016

Indian Casino's look to bust U.S. labor law

This article first appeared in POLITCO's Morning ShiftTRIBAL GROUPS URGE ANTI-NLRB BILL: More than 100 Native American groups asked the Senate Tuesday to vote on a bill that would prohibit the...

by Brian Young | on Mar 22, 2016

"Not just a pair of hands"

Polartec is the makers of thermal clothing and the employees are members of 300 UNITE HERE in Lawrence Massachusetts.  In December, the company announced that it planned to move its production...

by Brian Young | on Dec 02, 2015

Respect your housekeeper

According to UNITE HERE, nearly 8 in 10 female hotel workers face harassment on the job. Now UNITE HERE members in Long Beach California are following the lead of their breathern in NY and are...

by Daniel Hinton | on Aug 23, 2015

Trump Sells Workers Short

Forget about the presidency — Donald Trump can't even run a casino!Besides his history of filing for bankruptcy on multiple properties in Atlantic City, the real estate mogul is currently...

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...

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