May 31, 2019
Weekly Update: May 31
Seattle City Council D6 Labor Forum at the June Delegates Meeting
At our June Delegates meeting, we’ll be hosting a labor forum for the candidates running for Seattle City Council in District 6. Confirmed candidates are Sergio Garcia, Jay Fathi, Dan Strauss, and Heidi Wills.
Join us on June 19 at the Seattle Labor Temple to hear from the candidates and how they would fight for working people at city hall.
What: Seattle City Council Candidate Forum (D6 Ballard and Fremont)
When: Wednesday, June 19, 2019 // 6 PM
Where: Seattle Labor Temple Hall 1 // 2800 1st Ave
Upcoming COPE Interviews
Here are the upcoming dates for MLK Labor candidate interviews. These are open to all delegates:
What: MLK Labor COPE Interviews
When: Saturday, June 15 // 10 AM
Where: Carpenters Hall in Kent // 20424 72nd Ave S, Kent
Seattle Ride-Share Drivers Bring Demands for Fair Pay to City Hall
On Thursday, a caravan of dozens of Uber and Lyft drivers paraded through the streets of downtown Seattle to bring their demands for fair pay and a voice on the job to City Hall. These app-based ride-share drivers have been organizing with help from Teamsters 117 for years.