Statement by Bob Schoonover in Response to Recent Mass Shootings

As President of SEIU 721 and SEIU California, I feel compelled to express my thoughts in the aftermath of President Donald Trump’s visit to El Paso, Texas, which – along with Dayton, Ohio – was the scene this past weekend of another senseless mass shooting. It is startling how commonplace Read More...

Flex your power and take your break

As our Northeast Valley Health Corporation contract negotiations continue, it’s clear: Management will not move until they feel the full force of our Union power.So it’s time for us to start flexing that power. We’re going to do it by enforcing our rights – like Read More...

July 16th BOS Meeting – ROLL BACK OUTSIDE CONTRACTING!

Clerical, Janitorial, Grounds Maintenance, Security, Transportation, Food Service, GAIN... In the name of “cost effectiveness,” the County has contracted out thousands of jobs, replacing good union jobs with low-wage jobs that offer no retirement security and unaffordable health care. But Read More...