2014 Regional Council Election Results

LA/OC Cities MOU 8-Kesavan S. Korand MOU 14-Alan Peshek MOU 18-Daren McDaniel City of Baldwin Park-Ramon Burgos City of Inglewood-Joseph Watson City of Santa Ana-Sergio Verino LA County Bargaining Read More...

Emergency Financial Assistance Available for Rent

Are you or a union member that you know struggling to make rent this month?  There may be some help out there.Labor Community Services, a program run by the AFL-CIO and The United Way, recently received additional rental assistance funds through a grant that be must spent in the next three weeks Read More...

What Are Your Ideas to Lift Up LA?

As you've probably seen in the papers and on TV, public sector workers are under attack. They try to drive a wedge between us and the city residents we serve, but that's not the real story. We've got an opportunity to Read More...

SEIU 721 Members Support Philippines Relief

Last November, Typhoon Haiyan devastated the Philippines, killing more than 6,000 people and leaving a path of destruction behind. SEIU 721 is proud to have thousands of members who are from the Philippines. Many have families that live on the islands. To them and their families Read More...

Keeping the Dream Alive

On Jan. 20, SEIU Local 721 members marched alongside elected officials, local residents, community leaders and high school marching bands at the 29th annual Kingdom Day Parade in Los Angeles and the MLK Jr. Freedom March in Oxnard. In Los Angeles, SEIU 721 Vice President Read More...

LA City Members: We Need Your Input

Over the past few years, LA City has cut jobs and outsourced our work to costly private contractors. City workers have felt the pain, but the public has suffered the most. Now, it takes 35 years to Read More...

2014 Regional Council Candidate Statements

The following members are running for Regional Council. Their names and statements are below. On Friday, January 17 ballots will be mailed, and votes will be counted on Friday, February 7 at SEIU Local 721, 1545 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90017 All ballots must be received by 9:00 am on Read More...