Message from the Coalition of Kaiser Permanente Unions

May 7, 2018—Today, at the “Labor Summit” in Oakland, Kaiser management presented the unions with a top-down, unilateral “new partnership.” This proposal, in particular, limits our ability as union members to speak out and stand up for our rights—and threatens union members’ job security with technology and outsourcing. Kaiser has a legal obligation to bargain […]

Royal Kona Resort workers rally for good jobs on Big Island

Media Advisory for April 10, 2018 Media Contact: Paola Rodelas Cell Phone: (808) 333-4782 prodelas@5.unitehere.org Royal Kona Resort workers rally for good jobs on Big Island WHAT: Royal Kona Resort workers rally to demand good, quality jobs WHERE: Royal Kona Resort (on Kahakai Rd.) WHEN: Wednesday, April 11, 2018 (3:30p – 5:30p) WHO: Royal Kona […]

Hyatt Centric workers vote to unionize

(Honolulu Star-Advertiser) – By Allison Schaefers. Workers at the Hyatt Centric Waikiki Beach Hotel cast their votes Tuesday to make the property the first Hawaii hotel to join the Unite Here Local 5 union through a National Labor Relations Board election in two decades.

Hyatt Centric Waikiki workers vote yes to unionize

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 3, 2018 Media Contact: Paola Rodelas Mobile: (808) 333-4782 prodelas@5.unitehere.org Hyatt Centric Waikiki workers vote yes to unionize Local 5 scores biggest NLRB union election win in decades Honolulu, HI – Hotel workers at the Hyatt Centric Waikiki Beach Hotel voted to join the 11,000 member strong UNITE HERE Local 5. […]