As public employees, the next Governor of Washington will be not just a partner, but also a boss. Member leaders in SEIU have studied questionnaires and interviewed candidates, and are proud to endorse Bob Ferguson as our next Governor.
SEIU 925 and SEIU Healthcare 1199NW members are proud to endorse Bob Ferguson as the next Governor of Washington State. Click here to read our full statement. Bob Ferguson’s record as state Attorney General demonstrates that he is the best candidate to fight for workers as our next Governor. Throughout his tenure as AG, Bob […]
To earn SEIU 925’s endorsement, candidates must fill out a questionnaire and sit for an interview where union members ask about their past partnership with unions, how they will advance racial equity at the city, county, or school board level, and their positions on key issues to SEIU 925 members. Note: a nonpartisan race with […]
All the latest updates on the University of Washington Libraries and Press strike
Union staff at the UWLibraries and Press have declared their intention to strike beginning January 25 if a full agreement with the UW administration is not reached.
We call on our elected leaders to fund our workplace contracts, protect our union rights, and ensure that all families have a place to call home.
It was with deep sadness that we learned of the passing of David Warren, a lifelong union leader in the Pacific Northwest.
Employees at the University of Washington Libraries and Press voted this afternoon to go on strike on 24 hours’ notice if their union bargaining team deems it necessary. UW Libraries and Press staff engaged in a one-day strike on October 13 to show frustration at how long the University has been dragging out negotiations. Today’s […]
UW Libraries and Press staff voted by 97.1% to hold a one-day strike on Thursday, October 13, 2022. They will not report to work, and will spend the whole day marching and picketing around the UW main campus in Seattle: Allies and supporters are welcome to join striking union members or sign a community petition […]
Oct 11, 2022 – Today, UW Libraries and Press staff, who recently formed a union, voted by 97.1% to go on strike. Contract negotiations with the University of Washington have been in process for over a year, with no movement on the University’s part. UW Libraries employees are now deliberating on the details of a […]