UFCW and Politics

In every legislative issue that matters to working people, UFCW members have been on the front lines advocating for change that works and for policies that help working families in America.

National UFCW Political News

Local 365 Member Honored for Helping Local Farm Workers

August 8, 2017 at 4:24 pm

On July 19, WPEA /UFCW Local 365 member Jason Holland was honored with the Mother Jones Award from the Washington State...

Supreme Court Sides with Macy’s Workers

June 26, 2017 at 6:52 pm

On June 19, the U.S. Supreme Court rejected Macy’s challenge to the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals regarding cosmetics and...

UFCW Locals Stand with LGBTQ Workers During Pride Month

June 15, 2017 at 6:02 pm

Many UFCW Locals across the US and Canada are marching this June as part of LGBT Pride Month. Working in partnership with UFCW...

Civil Rights and Labor: Two Movements, One Goal

May 26, 2017 at 4:11 pm

by Richard Womack Sr. ,James Settles Jr.,Robin Williams Originally published on the AFL-CIO blog One of our most celebrated labor leaders, A....

UFCW President Perrone makes case for higher workplace safety standards

April 28, 2017 at 8:19 pm

Safety is a right, not a privilege   In recognition of Workers Memorial Day, a day of remembrance of those who have...