Media Advisory for Thurs., May 26, 2022 – SEIU 721 to Announce that ULP Strike Over LA County’s Bad Faith Bargaining with Nurses Will Move Forward Throughout the County’s Healthcare Network on June 1

3-Day ULP Strike to Launch June 1 and Impact the LAC+USC Medical Center in Boyle Heights; Olive View-UCLA Medical Center in Sylmar; Martin Luther King, Jr. Outpatient Center in Willowbrook; Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center in Downey; Harbor-UCLA Medical Center in West Carson; and High Desert Regional Health Center in Lancaster

Media Advisory for Thurs., Mar. 31, 2022 — With Contract Set to Expire at Midnight, 1000s of Strike-Ready SEIU 721 Members to Descend on DTLA in Largest-Ever ‘Fight for Frontline’ March, Rally and Strike Vote Countdown

*10 AM MARCH AND RALLY THURSDAY* Amid Skyrocketing Inflation, Insulting Contract Proposals by LA County Leadership that Don’t Keep Up with the Rising Cost of Living, and Rampant Privatization Threats that Put Good Union Jobs at Risk, LA County SEIU 721 Members Set to Conduct First County-Wide Strike Vote in … Read More

PRESS RELEASE FOR THURS., Feb. 17, 2022 – SEIU Local 721, Southern California’s Largest Public Sector Union, Announces 2022 Endorsements for LA Mayor, City Council and Citywide Offices, County Board of Supervisors, County Assessor, and County Sheriff

LOS ANGELES – After weeks of member candidate townhall meetings, the SEIU Local 721 Executive Board has confirmed the following endorsements for the June 2022 primary election:  Mayor of LA: Karen Bass LA County Board of Supervisors District 1: Hilda Solis LA County Board of Supervisors District 3: Henry Stern … Read More

MEDIA ADVISORY FOR THURS., FEB. 3, 2022 — Lyft Drivers to Call for Immediate Halt to Company’s Dangerous “Shared Rides” Program While Omicron Continues to Surge; Drivers to Demand the Company Prioritize Workers’ Health and Safety During Pandemic

At a Rally Thursday, Drivers Will Sound the Alarm on Lyft’s Recent Move Allowing LA-Area Customers to Share Rides with Other Passengers. Workers Will Demand an End to Pandemic Policies that Put Profit Over Lives. Los Angeles – Drivers with the Mobile Workers Alliance will rally Thursday at Lyft’s driver … Read More

Press Release for Thurs., Jan. 13, 2022 – SEIU Local 721 President Calls on Gov. Newsom to Protect Healthcare Workers After the Release of Dangerous COVID-19 Guidance Allowing Hospitals, Other Health Facilities to Force Infected Staff Back to Work

The union demands isolation and testing for infected healthcare workers, common-sense measures to help with the current staffing crisis, investments in recruitment and retention of health staff, and COVID-19 supplemental paid sick leave for all workers.