Advocates blast Governor Parson’s decision to block Missouri families from accessing available federal unemployment assistance.
Governor Parson’s decision to reject federal unemployment assistance is an affront to Missouri workers and could prove harmful to the state’s economy. Ending the assistance, which has kept thousands of Missouri families afloat, would punish Missouri families who are already suffering through an economic downturn. In Missouri, an estimated 68.5% of unemployment benefits paid out […]
Last night, after more than a year and a half since they voted for union representation, the hard-working men and women at Goodwill in Festus approved their first ever union contract by 87%! We congratulate these workers on their hard-fought victory. We also thank the hundreds of supporters who contacted Goodwill CEO David Kutchback to […]
Add Your Name Write your U.S. senators and tell them to pass the PRO Act now! The House of Representatives passed the Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act last year, but anti-worker legislators in the Senate blocked it. Undeterred, working people fought to elect pro-worker lawmakers to the Senate, House, and White House. And […]
Add Your Name Over a year ago, workers at Goodwill joined together and voted for a union with UFCW 655. Since that time, Goodwill has delayed bargaining for over a year to avoid paying fair wages and benefits to their employees. Now they are supporting a decertification effort. Enough is Enough. MERS Goodwill exploits workers, pays poverty […]
Add Your Name Despite nearly 68% of Missouri voters rejecting “right to work” in 2018, out-of-touch politicians in Jefferson City are still pushing their anti-worker agenda. If you agree that our leaders should stop pushing “right to work”, paycheck deception, and other anti-worker bills, add your name to our petition. ADD YOUR NAME While Missouri and […]