Fix LA Exposes the Truth About Wall Street

The Fix LA Coalition is still taking over the airwaves. On April 1, SEIU Local 721 Research Analyst Lisa Cody appeared on KPFK's Uprising Radio program to talk about Fix LA's recently-released report showing that Wall Street is charging the City of LA more than $200 million in fees each year.Read More...

Honoring Inland Area Social Workers

March is National Social Worker Appreciation Month and this year's theme is "All People Matter." All through the month, SEIU 721 celebrated the hard work that social workers perform for our communities.Highlights Read More...

The Voting Rights Act and City Council Elections

Currently, several large cities in California are facing political and legal challenges to the way they conduct city council elections. These cities have "at-large" elections meaning that voters cast ballots for the whole city, not by individual districts. Many believe "at-large Read More...

Tri-Counties United in Action

Leaders from across Ventura and Los Angeles County stood together at last night's SEIU 721 Tri-Counties Membership Meeting at UFCW Local 770 in Camarillo. Our message was clear: we're united and we're not backing down."We must work together with labor, community leaders Read More...

Working Together to Fix LA

At a lively March 25 rally in front of the Bank of NY Mellon in Los Angeles, the Fix LA Coalition unveiled a groundbreaking research report, entitled "No Small Fees: LA Spends More on Wall Street than Our Streets." It reveals that Wall Street charges the City of Los Angeles more than $200 Read More...

VRSD Members Win New Contract

SEIU Local 721 member and Bargaining Team member, Larry Wesson SEIU Local 721 members at the Ventura Regional Sanitation District (VRSD) voted to approve the Tentative Agreement on February 26, 2014 Read More...