Dear brothers and sisters, We are continuing to negotiate with HAC, but we believe that your UFCW negotiating committee will present you a contract for your ratification vote at meetings in Oklahoma from September 19th – 22nd. You will hear the details of the proposed contract and get a chance to vote on your union […]
Local President Ricky Burris submitted this op/ed to local newspapers across Oklahoma and Texas. Labor Day Celebrates Unity, Not Division By Ricky Burris Labor Day marks the end of a summer riddled with tragedy here and abroad, rising inequality and dangerous political rhetoric. The horrific shootings in Louisiana, Minnesota and in Dallas, coupled with our […]
Here are some resources for members undergoing hardships:. 1) http://www.211texas.org/ – people can dial 211 and reach an operator that can direct them to assistance no matter where you live in Texas, you can dial 2-1-1, or (877) 541-7905, and find information about resources on food or housing, child care, crisis counseling or substance abuse treatment, etc. 2) The Community […]
Quick update on Homeland Stores bargaining: We have signed a thirty day extension of the current Agreement to continue negotiating in the hopes of coming to deal. Negotiations continue next week. We will have a longer update by video from Local President Burris soon.