Archive: February, 2017

BCTGM Officers and Staff Gather for Special Meeting on Organizing

Posted by BCTGM - February 27, 2017 - International Staff, Organizing Intl. officers, staff and organizers worked on a organizing plan for the Union.

“Organizing MUST be a priority of every member of the BCTGM in order to grow and build our strength,” BCTGM International President David Durkee said during a recent one-day meeting on the BCTGM’s organizing program. “Organizing is hard work. But it is something that each and every local union needs to embrace and expand,” Director of […]

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Collective Action of Workers Pushes Andrew Puzder to Withdraw

Posted by BCTGM - February 16, 2017 - Activism, AFL-CIO, Department of Labor, Trump Administration Puzder_AFCMEblog_post_fullWidth

The withdrawal of Labor Secretary nominee Andrew Puzder is being hailed as a victory for America’s workers. From coast to coast, workers made thousands of calls, attended mass rallies and demonstrations and met with their Senators to expose Puzder’s record of driving down wages, harassment and worker intimidation. Puzder’s anti-worker views are no secret. He […]

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