Tag: May Day

Unanimous Vote in Favor of May Day Resolution: City Workers Can Now Rally for Immigrant and Workers Rights on May 1 Without Fear of Retaliation

April 25th, 2017

On April 24, 2017, the Seattle City Council unanimously passed a resolution brought forward by the May 1st Action Coalition, the Coalition of City Unions, immigrant rights activists, and me, proclaiming City of Seattle workers have the right to take the day off on May 1, 2017 without retaliation. The resolution further asks that all […]

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Weekly Update May 5

May 5th, 2014

Today, Mayor Murray delivered his proposal for raising the minimum wage to City Council. The City Council will deliberate in public and it is important that low wage workers have their voices heard in this process. I have posted a separate blog post to talk more about this here. Also, the Seattle Channel records all […]

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May Day 2014

April 30th, 2014

May Day – Fight for Immigrants’ Rights and the Rights of All Workers 14th Annual May Day March for Workers and Immigrant Rights http://elcomitewa.wordpress.com/ When: Thursday, May 1st 2014 at 3:00pm Where: March begins at St. Mary’s Church (611 20th Ave South) and ends with a rally at Westlake Park This May Day I will march […]

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