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America’s Largest Food & Retail Union, 100 Health Experts Call For Mask Mandates in All 50 States to Combat COVID-19

July 10, 2020 at 7:38 pm

In Full-Page New York Times Ad, UFCW and Top Health Experts Call for Mask Mandates Nationwide to Protect Workers and Shoppers...

As COVID-19 Threatens America’s Food Supply Chain, UFCW Calls on Congress to Prioritize Safety by Slowing Production Speeds in Meatpacking Plants

July 9, 2020 at 8:01 pm

Union for 250,000 Workers in Meatpacking and Food Processing Calls for Slower Line Speeds, Safer Workplaces for Essential Workers Endangered by...

Hospital Workers in Washington Continue to Join Local 21

July 9, 2020 at 9:13 am

We’re excited to welcome to our union a new group of certified nursing assistants, housekeepers, kitchen workers, phlebotomists, pharmacy and radiation...

UFCW: Congress Must Put Workers First As Corporate Bankruptcies Driven by COVID-19 Threaten Safety of Retirement Benefits for Millions of Americans

June 30, 2020 at 1:46 pm

America’s Largest Food & Retail Union Calls on Lawmakers to Pass Bill to Safeguard Benefits of Workers on Frontlines of COVID-19 ...

America’s Largest Food & Retail Union Confirms Growing COVID-19 Impact on Frontline Workers

June 25, 2020 at 7:54 pm

New Numbers Released: Over last 100 Days – 238 Frontline Worker Deaths from COVID-19, Nearly 29,000 Workers Infected or Exposed in...