Convention

2019 Convention

2019 Convention

Hundreds of delegates representing unions across the state gathered July 25-27 in SeaTac for the 2019 Convention of the Washington State Labor Council, AFL-CIO. Under the theme “Looking Back. Moving Forward.” the convention commemorated the 100th anniversary of the 1919 Seattle General Strike and the Centralia Tragedy, and examined the issues and challenges facing today’s […]

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2018 Convention

2018 Convention

Hundreds of delegates representing unions across the state gathered July 17-19 in Wenatchee for the 2018 Constitutional Convention of the Washington State Labor Council, AFL-CIO. Under the theme “Union Strong,” the convention featured distinguished guest speakers and educational workshops  focused on staying strong amid legal and legislative efforts to take away workers’ freedom to join […]

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2017 WSLC Convention

2017 WSLC Convention

Hundreds of delegates representing unions across the state gathered July 18-20 in Vancouver for the 2017 Convention of the Washington State Labor Council, AFL-CIO. Under the theme “Resist and Persist,” the convention featured distinguished guest speakers and educational workshops focused on organized labor’s efforts to resist the Trump administration’s anti-working family agenda and persist with […]

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2016 WSLC Convention

2016 WSLC Convention

The 2016 Convention of the Washington State Labor Council, AFL-CIO was held July 19-21 at the Coast Wenatchee Hotel and Convention center. Delegates representing the WSLC’s more than 500 affiliated labor organizations, with some 450,000 rank-and-file members, gathered to hear from distinguished labor and community leaders, and to set the course for the state’s largest […]

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2015 WSLC Convention

2015 WSLC Convention

The 2015 Convention of the Washington State Labor Council was held July 23-25 at the SeaTac DoubleTree Hotel. Delegates representing the WSLC’s more than 500 affiliated labor organizations, with some 400,000 rank-and-file members, gathered to hear from distinguished labor, government and community leaders, and to set the course for the state’s largest union organization in […]

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