N.C.D.C Endorsements for 2012 Election

(Photo Courtesy of Derrick Muhammad for Oakland City Council Campaign Site) The Northern California District Council, affiliated with the ILWU, endorses the following candidates and initiatives on the ballot for the November 2012 general election: Derrick Muhammad (ILWU Local 10 Member), Oakland City Council, District 3 Jane Bruner, Oakland City Attorney Rebecca Kaplan, Oakland City Councilwoman … Continue reading

Yes on Prop 30 — Schools and Public Safety

Yes on Prop 30 — Take a Stand for Schools and Local Public Safety Article Courtesy of California Labor Federation. Featured Image Courtesy of SEIU.  Yes on 30 Logo Courtesty of UESF. After years of cuts, California’s public schools, universities and local public safety services are at the breaking point. Once renowned for our world-class … Continue reading

Vote No on Proposition 32: No Special Exemptions

Prop. 32: Labor Fights New Attack on Unions and the 99% in California California Labor Federation Blog by Paul Krehbiel Labor and community groups are gearing up to defeat a measure that is on the November ballot in California aimed at crippling the ability of unions to financially support election campaigns. Proposition 32, put on the … Continue reading