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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

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...

MCAW Sheds Light on How Walmart Costs Taxpayers

April 18, 2017 at 3:18 pm

This month, Making Change at Walmart (MCAW) launched a campaign to highlight the “hidden tax” every taxpayer has been paying for...

Local 655 Holten Meat Workers Ratify New Contract

April 17, 2017 at 7:50 pm

On April 11, members of UFCW Local 655 who work at Holten Meat in Sauget, Ill., ratified an industry-leading new contract...

RWDSU/UFCW Local 108 Gateway Shuttle Bus Drivers Ratify First Union Contract

April 17, 2017 at 7:27 pm

RWDSU/UFCW Local 108 members who work as drivers for the Gateway shuttle bus in Newark, N.J., ratified their first union contract...

Local 328 Shop Steward Named “Produce Manager of the Year”

April 17, 2017 at 7:22 pm

Al Garnett, a UFCW Local 328 shop steward who works as a produce manager at Stop & Shop in Harwich, Mass.,...