Unemployment Insurance for Striking Workers
Posted On: Feb 36, 2024
Unemployment Insurance for Striking Workers (SB 5777/HB 1893) — Rather than negotiate a fair contract, some employers weaponize the economic instability of workers — especially low-income workers — to force a strike and “starve them out.” Washington should join New York, New Jersey and Maine in allowing workers to access unemployment insurance after more than two weeks on strike. HB 1893 / SB 5777 will help level the playing field, discourage economic hardship as a bargaining strategy, and promote good-faith contract negotiations. — SB 5777 passed Senate Labor & Commerce; now in Rules. HB 1893 passed House Labor & Workplace Standards; now in Appropriations.
<< February 2024 >>
S M T W T F S
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29
UnionActive Newswire
 
Join the Newswire!
Updated: Feb. 20 (14:04)

February 21, 2024 Union Meeting
AFGE Local 1647
Auto Workers Threaten to Strike Again Over Local Contract Dispute
Teamsters Local 355
Amazon Argues Labor Board is Unconstitutional
Teamsters Local 355
Funeral Services for Las Cruces PD Fallen Officer Jonah Hernandez
El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association
SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
QUEENS AREA LOCAL 1022 AMERICAN POSTAL WORKERS UNION
UAL Craft and Class Meeting - Discussion on TA
Teamsters Local No. 19
 
     
-
  • AWPPW

    Copyright © 2024. All Rights Reserved.

    Powered By UnionActive


  • Top of Page image