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November 22, 2022--AFL-CIO
Registered nurses employed by Ascension Via Christi St. Francis Hospital in Wichita, Kansas voted to form an alliance with National Nurses Organizing Committee / National Nurses United (NNOC / NNU). Management of Pineapple Street Studios, the podcast network owned by Audacy, agreed to voluntary union recognition of the Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE) to represent their editors, engineers, writers and producers.

October 31, 2022--AFL-CIO
Editors / post-production workers for Saturday Night Live are now formally members of the Motion Picture Editors Guild / International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, Moving Picture Technicians, Artists and Allied Crafts (MPEG / IATSE) Local 700 after the conclusion of a winning card-check and NBC Universal agreed to union recognition. After a card-check verified by a neutral third party, management at ActBlue Technical Services, a nonprofit tech / political organization that utilizes digital fundraising tools, voluntarily recognized the Communications Workers of America (CWA) Local 1400 as the collective bargaining representative for their software engineers, project and product managers, designers, and data scientists. Retail workers at the Apple store in the Penn Square Mall in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, voted to unite as members of the CWA Local 6016. Maintenance and production workers at the Bobcat Company factory in Bismarck, North Dakota selected to be represented by United Steel, Paper and Forestry, Rubber, Manufacturing, Energy, Allied Industrial and Service Workers (USW). Iron workers including equipment and crane operators for ShureLine Construction in Kenton, Delaware voted exuberantly to form a union with International Association of Bridge, Structural, Ornamental and Reinforcing Iron Workers (IW). Zoo Keepers, educators, building / grounds keepers, environmental, maintenance and vet techs, administrative assistants and gift shop workers for Utica Zoological Society, Inc. in Utica, New York elected overwhelmingly to affiliate with the Civil Service Employees Association / American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees (CSEA / AFSCME) Local 1000. Staff / retail workers at Half Price Books in Louisville, Kentucky approved their alliance with the United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Local 227. Customer service workers, technicians, crew leaders, coordinator of operations and asset inspector for Liberty Utilities in Columbus and Gainesville, Georgia chose trade union membership joining the Utility Workers Union of America (UWUA). Dispatchers for Omni Air International, which is headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma, elected unionization signing-on with the Transport Workers Union of America (TWU).

October 31, 2022--CTW
The International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT) recorded organizing wins with bus drivers and monitors for First Student in New Britain, Connecticut, Local 671, and crisis intervention workers and medics at White Bird Clinic in Eugene, Oregon with Local 206. Full and part-time non-tenured-track teaching faculty including adjuncts, accompanists and librarians at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, New York, and full-time faculty at the Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore, Maryland voted to join Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Locals 200 and 500. The Workers United / SEIU organizing crusade for baristas and shift supervisors is brewing hot at Starbucks locations in San Antonio and Denison, Texas - Washington, D.C. - Albuquerque, New Mexico - Westlake, Ohio - Greeley, Colorado - Santa Maria, California - Bloomfield Township, Michigan - Portland, Maine - Easton, Pennsylvania - Malta, Vestal, and Victor, New York - Tallahassee, Florida - and Boston, Massachusetts.

October 12, 2022--Independent
Workers, covering ten job classifications at Alcatraz Cruises, operating out of Pier 33 in San Francisco, California, opted to unify with the Inlandboatmen's Union of the Pacific / International Longshore and Warehouse Union (IBU / ILWU).

October 05, 2022--Independent
Doughnuteers and shift supervisors at Voodoo Doughnut in Portland, Oregon elected to unionize their jobsite forming the Doughnut Workers United (DWU).

September 30, 2022--AFL-CIO
Architects, employed by Bernheimer Architecture in New York City, attained voluntary union recognition from the owners after they communicated their yearning to join the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM). Truck drivers, mechanics, rig / lease operators and roustabouts at Diversified Gas and Oil Corporation in Buckhannon, West Virginia decided to be united joining United Steel, Paper and Forestry, Rubber, Manufacturing, Energy, Allied Industrial and Service Workers (USW). After management agreed to voluntary recognition, staff within production, video, and editorial at twelve publications of Condé Nast, and workers comprising the business and technology teams of The Atlantic publication and which includes the creative studio, data, software and tech, gained a strong workplace voice as members of The News Guild / Communications Workers of America (TNG / CWA) Local 31003. After a victorious NLRB election, editors, layout designers, reporters and photographers for the The Daily Herald in Everett, Washington also gained a strong voice with TNG / CWA Local 37082. In Pennsylvania at Brooklyn Bowl Philadelphia, event production workers with job classifications of engineers, technicians and stagehands voted 23 to 0 and video board technicians for the Minnesota United Football Club voted 18 to 9 for a collective voice joining International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, Moving Picture Technicians, Artists and Allied Crafts (IATSE) Locals 8 and 745. After a winning majority sign-up process, minor league baseball players gained a union voice with the Major League Baseball Players Association (MLBPA). Tech, retail, and customer service reps at Mobi, a regional wireless company in Hawaii gained voluntary union recognition and are now united with Communications Workers of America (CWA). Also voting to align with the CWA are retail digital sales workers at two locations of Verizon Wireless Express in Portland, Oregon. Registered nurses at Ascension Seton Medical Center in Austin, Texas cast their affirmative ballots to be members of National Nurses Organizing Committee / National Nurses United (NNOC / NNU). Construction, production and maintenance workers for Delta Natural Gas Company in Kentucky resolved to be wise and organize with Utility Workers Union of America (UWUA). Clinical educator specialists and fellows, residence counselors and shift coordinators at McLean Hospital Corporation locations in Belmont, Cambridge, and Arlington, Massachusetts, veterinary, lab, pathology technicians and assistants, and medical records specialists employed by the Wildlife Conservation Society at the Bronx, Central Park, Queens and Prospect Park Zoos, and in Gainesville, Florida, EMT / drivers, ShandsCair comm specialists and paramedics at UF Health Shands Hospital voted their preference joining the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Council 93, District Council 37, and Council 79 as listed. Inventory, hybrid, and luminary workers at Lume Cannabis Co. in Monroe, Michigan, medical assistants, LPNs, clerks, receptionists and medical records specialists for Cape Regional Physicians Associates at locations in and around Cape May Court House, New Jersey, and in Berkeley, California, technicians / mechanics, operations leads / specialists, and workers in retail, shipping receiving at Recreational Equipment Inc. proclaimed "Union Solidarity" voting to join United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Locals 876, 152 and 5 respectively.

September 30, 2022--CTW
The International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT) achieved representation for crew members at a Chipotle Mexican Grill in Lansing, Michigan, Local 243, workers at MOM's Organic Market in Baltimore, Maryland with Local 570, and digital department workers for Newsday in Melville, New York with the Graphic Communications Conference Local 406-C. Baristas and shift supervisors at Starbucks locations in Mount Pleasant, Michigan - New Braunfels and Houston, Texas - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania - East Greenbush and Albany, New York - Roseville, Minnesota - and Berkeley, California declared their enthusiasm to unionize by voting to join Workers United / Service Employees International Union (WU / SEIU). Also declaring their enthusiasm to organize are baristas, delivery drivers, roasters and manager / assistant manager trainees at Heine Brothers Coffee locations in Louisville, Kentucky and Indiana with the National Conference of Firemen and Oilers / SEIU Local 32BJ.

September 15, 2022--Independent
Workers at New Seasons Market in Portland, Oregon have organized as members of New Seasons Labor Union (NSLU).

August 31, 2022--CTW
Voting to band together as members of Workers United / Service Employees International Union (WU / SEIU) are baristas and shift supervisors at Starbucks locations in Dallas and San Antonio, Texas - Barstow, Los Angeles and Huntington Beach, California - Pittsburgh and McMurray, Pennsylvania - Chicago and Carbondale, Illinois - Richmond Heights, Missouri - Clifton Park, Rochester, Niskayuna and Farmingville, New York - Edina, Minnesota - Bel Air, Maryland - Cleveland Heights and Cleveland, Ohio - Clarksville, Indiana - Wilmington, North Carolina - Salem and Portland, Oregon - Montclair, New Jersey - Plover, Wisconsin - and North Bend, Washington. Staff at Joseph's House and Shelter in Troy, New York voted to join together with SEIU Local 200. The International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT) gained new members organizing cannabis consultants and retail workers for Zen Leaf - Pilsen in Chicago, Illinois, bus mechanics, drivers, and monitors for First Student in Warrensburg, Missouri and South Bend, Indiana, and workers at Ascend cannabis dispensary in Boston, Massachusetts with Locals 777, 838, 364 and 25 in order.

August 29, 2022--AFL-CIO
Production workers at Shakespeare Theatre Company in Washington, D.C., stagehands at Five Flags Center in Dubuque, Iowa, and broadcast / freelance technicians and operators at Bally Sports Florida in Fort Lauderdale balloted "Union Yes" organizing with International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, Moving Picture Technicians, Artists and Allied Crafts (IATSE) Locals 22, 191 and 500 in sequence, and after a successful card-check procedure, management at the animation company Shadow Machine voluntarily recognized their post-production workers union choice, the Motion Picture Editors Guild / IATSE Local 700. Management at Tender Claws, an indie game studio which is based in Los Angeles, California, signed a voluntary union recognition agreement after its workforce articulated their eagerness to associate with the Communications Workers of America (CWA). News and events department workers for The Hill, a digital media company headquartered in Washington, D.C. cast their votes for a united voice unionizing with The News Guild / CWA Local 32035. After a card-check verified by the Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service, management at the New Flyer bus manufacturing plant in Jamestown, New York, agreed to recognize the International Union of Electronic, Electrical, Salaried, Machine and Furniture Workers / CWA as their production workers representative, and after a card-check certified by the National Mediation Board, flight attendants at Norse Atlantic Airways are the most recent recruits of the Association of Flight Attendants / CWA. Baristas and shift leads at Intelligentsia Coffee locations in Chicago, Illinois have given themselves a protected voice in their workplace joining International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 1220. Registered Nurses at Coral Gables Hospital in Florida voted their preference to stand together with National Nurses Organizing Committee / National Nurses United (NNOC / NNU). Painters employed by Specialty Finishes at the Vigor Swan Island Shipyard in Oregon voted to join and be united with International Union of Painters and Allied Trades (IUPAT) Local 10. Maintenance and production workers at Regal Industrial Midwest in Pekin, Illinois elected to be organized joining International Association of Bridge, Structural, Ornamental and Reinforcing Iron Workers (IW). Forklift operators for the Weyerhaeuser NR Company, a wood products distribution center in Albany, Oregon made a decision to be "Union Strong" forming an alignment with the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) District Lodge W24. At Roanoke Cement Company in Troutville, Virginia, chemical analysts, quality control lab techs and process control operators voted for a protected voice joining International Brotherhood of Boilermakers, Iron Ship Builders, Blacksmiths, Forgers and Helpers (IBB) Cement, Lime, Gypsum, and Allied Workers Division Local Lodge D314. Physicians / assistants, and nurse practitioners employed by PeaceHealth at their urgent care clinics in Eugene, Oregon chose by ballot to join Pacific Northwest Hospital Medicine Association / American Federation of Teachers (PNWHMA / AFT) Local 6552. At Dakkota Integrated Systems in Hazel Park, Michigan, material handlers, operators and production workers decided to be members of the labor movement joining United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America (UAW). Workers within job classifications of warehouse, inventory, production, graders, and machine operators at Card Kingdom, Inc. in Seattle, Washington opted to stand union strong together with the United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Local 3000.

August 26, 2022--Independent
Aircraft maintenance technicians and controllers at Spirit Airlines voted to elect Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association (AMFA) as their union of choice.

August 19, 2022--Independent
The majority of rank and file staff at Trader Joe's grocery stores in Hadley, Massachusetts and Minneapolis, Minnesota joined the labor movement officially forming Trader Joe's United (TJU) union.

July 29, 2022--CTW
The International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT) secured organizing victories with operations and conversion technicians and foremen employed by AEG Management at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas, Nevada, Local 631, in Joliet, Illinois, patient care specialists for GTI Clinic-Illinois, Local 777, and equipment operators, truck drivers, grounds keepers, and technicians employed by Endurance Environmental Solutions in Norcross, Georgia with Local 728. Workers United / Service Employees International Union (WU / SEIU) Pennsylvania Joint Board notched a representation win with food service workers for Aramark at Kutztown University in Kutztown, Pennsylvania. The 1199 Service Employees International Union United Healthcare Workers East achieved a unionizing win signing-up nurses, clinicians and technologists at Planned Parenthood League of Massachusetts. Also, the Firemen and Oilers / SEIU Local 3 snagged an organizing win recruiting engineering and maintenance workers at the Omni Boston Hotel at the Seaport, in Boston, Massachusetts. The WU / SEIU Starbucks representation drive keeps rolling along with baristas and shift supervisors in the following locations: Westerville, Ohio - Madison, Wisconsin - Denton, Texas - Cambridge, Boston, and Gardner, Massachusetts - Sterling, Roanoke, and Richmond, Virginia - Happy Valley, and Gresham, Oregon - Biddeford, Maine - Vernon, Connecticut - Bellingham, Washington - East Amherst and Queens, New York - South Burlington, Vermont - Cincinnati, Ohio - Rockford, Illinois - Tucson, Arizona - La Quinta, California - Atlanta, Georgia - Alcoa, Tennessee - and Salt Lake City, Utah.

July 28, 2022--AFL-CIO
Postdoctoral Researchers at the Icahn Mount Sinai School of Medicine in Manhattan, New York City voted to join United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America (UAW) Sinai Postdoctoral Organizing Committee and professional staff at The Jewish Museum, also in Manhattan, enlisted membership into Technical, Office and Professional Workers / UAW Local 2110. At Universal City Studios in New York City, junior and senior publicists unanimously voted to hook-up with the International Cinematographer's Guild / International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, Moving Picture Technicians, Artists and Allied Crafts (ICG / IATSE) Local 600. Flight Attendants at Eastern Airlines gained a trade union voice forming an alliance with Association of Flight Attendants / Communications Workers of America (AFA / CWA). Also, non-professional employees at the Orchard Park Veterinary Medical Center in Orchard Park, New York, and editors, along with video, tv, and podcast staff for America's Test Kitchen in Boston, Massachusetts opted for unionization voting for a coalition with CWA Locals 1168 and 1400. Workers, within education, theater and visitor operations at the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures in Los Angeles, California, acquired voluntary union recognition to have as their exclusive collective bargaining representative the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Council 36. In an election conducted through the American Arbitration Association, workers that comprise approximately eight job classifications (on or about 140 positions) at Baltimore Museum of Art in Maryland approved their membership into AFSCME Council 67, and after elections conducted by the NLRB, registered nurses, intellectual disability professionals, support employees and maintenance workers at various locations of the Broadstep Academy in Illinois, and teaching artists, workers in visitors services and administrative coordinators at the Sonoma Valley Museum of Art in California approved their collaboration with Council 31 and District Council 57. After a winning card-check proceeding, off-air content staff of NewsHour Productions who produce the PBS NewsHour program are now formally members of the Screen Actors Guild / American Federation of Television and Radio Artists. Drivers for 10 Roads Express, which is a U.S. Postal Service contractor in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, decided on organizing with the American Postal Workers Union (APWU). The show cast, including knights, squires and stable workers at Medieval Times dinner-theater in Lyndhurst, New Jersey voted for a collective voice joining the American Guild of Variety Artists (AGVA). IT Specialist and support workers employed by the U.S. Department of Agriculture and whose job sites are scattered across the country gained trade union representation joining the American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE). Workers in construction, repair and refit at Vigor Alaska shipyard in Ketchikan, Alaska, elected to belong and be strong joining International Association of Sheet Metal, Air, Rail, and Transportation Workers (SMART) Local 23. Operators, craft foremen, and mechanics at Badger Daylighting Corp. at locations in Illinois and Indiana, and mechanics, electricians, technicians, maintenance and painters employed by facility management services Jones Lang LaSalle in Vacaville, California chose trade union membership signing-up with the International Union of Operating Engineers (IUOE) Locals 150 and 39. Bus drivers for Durham School Services in Waterbury, Connecticut opted for trade union membership joining Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) Local 448. Headquarters staff of the International Foundation for Electoral Systems in Arlington, Virginia voted in favor of unionizing with Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU) Local 2.

July 27, 2022--Independent
In Portland, Oregon, teachers and cooks at Joyful Noise Child Development Centers, and sales associates and receiving workers at three locations of Salty's Dog and Cat Shop voted to unionize their workplaces joining International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) Local 5.

July 21, 2022--Independent
In New York, registered nurses at Rochester General Hospital gained union representation teaming up with the Rochester Union of Nurses and Allied Professionals (RUNAP).

June 30, 2022--AFL-CIO
In Middleton, Wisconsin, quality assurance workers at Activision Blizzard Raven Software video game studio and tech workers including regular and senior operators behind the artificial intelligence software LISA at AppFolio, Inc. in Denver, Colorado voted for unity joining Communications Workers of America (CWA). And in West Hollywood, California, workers of Book Soup bookstore achieved voluntary union recognition from management and will therefore be the newest members of CWA District 9. In Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, staff within ten employee classifications including teachers and speech therapists at Urban Pathways K-5 College Charter School voted in favor of unionizing with Alliance of Charter School Employees / American Federation of Teachers (ACSE / AFT) Local 6056. Full time and part time faculty at the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California, decided to be wise and organize joining California Federation of Teachers / American Federation of Teachers (CFT / AFT). In Portland, Oregon, staff at non-profit All Good Northwest that serves individuals experiencing houselessness, workers within the professional and non-professional units at non-profit Victims Resource Center with locations in Wilkes-Barre, Lehighton, and Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania, and professional and non-professional staff at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City elected to join American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Council 75 and District Councils 87 and 37 in sequence. Food service workers and stock receivers for Sodexo at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia opted to be trade union members of National Union of Hospital and Health Care Employees / American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (NUHHCE / AFSCME) District 1199C. In Iowa, management of the Des Moines Metro Opera, after a successful card-check process, voluntarily recognized their stage managers and assistants union choice, the American Guild of Musical Artists (AGMA). Workers at five locations of Seven Stars Bakery in Rhode Island received voluntary union recognition from management and are now affiliated with the United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Local 328 and after triumphant NLRB election votes, staff including trainers and shift leads for Union Kitchen in Washington, DC, workers within the general merchandise department at the Fred Meyer store in Tumwater, Washington, production, maintenance, shipping workers, drivers and bike couriers at Peace Coffee in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and bakers and other workers at Petee's Pie Company in New York City joined UFCW Locals 400, 367, 663 and 1500 in order. Material handlers, maintenance, lab and chemical operations workers for Elementis Specialties in Proctor, West Virginia also opted for unity with International Chemical Workers Union Council / UFCW Local 566C. Workers, members of Coalition of Organized Retail Employees at the Apple Inc. store in Towson, Maryland, aircraft mechanics, technicians, and maintenance controllers employed by Vertex Aerospace at Marine Corps Air Station in Cherry Point, North Carolina, and service and lube technicians for Jim Fisher Volvo in Portland, Oregon elected unionization signing on with the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM). Baristas, shift runners and prep staff at 1369 Coffee House in Cambridge, Massachusetts elected overwhelmingly to organize with UNITE HERE New England Joint Board.

June 29, 2022--CTW
The Workers United / Service Employees International Union (WU / SEIU) Starbucks organizing campaign train keeps chugging along with baristas and shift supervisors at locations in Anthony, Minnesota - Anderson and Columbia, South Carolina - Louisville, Kentucky - Seattle, Marysville and Tumwater, Washington - Pittsburgh and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - Knoxville and Memphis, Tennessee - Chicago, Illinois - Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio - Portland and Beaverton, Oregon - Ann Arbor, Ypsilanti, Lansing, East Lansing, Flint and Clinton Township, Michigan - San Antonio and Austin, Texas - Denver and Colorado Springs, Colorado - Cottonwood Heights, Utah - Garden City, Nanuet, Long Island City, Brooklyn and Albany, New York - Waban, Worcester, Gardner, Westford and Boston, Massachusetts - New Orleans, Louisiana, - Oviedo, Florida - Anaheim, California - Stevensville, Maryland - West Hartford, Connecticut - Appleton, Wisconsin - and Atlanta, Georgia. Workers voting to stand together joining International Brotherhood of Teamsters are baristas and shift supervisors at a Starbucks location in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, Local 30, van drivers, paramedics and EMTs for Armstrong Ambulance Services in Massachusetts with Local 25, and workers in operations and maintenance at Petrogas West in Ferndale, Washington, Local 231.

June 18, 2022--*At the biennial meeting of the American Association of University Professors (AAUP), delegates voted to affiliate their independent organization with the American Federation of Teachers (AFT) (AFL-CIO)*

June 16, 2022--Independent
Direct client care workers, Delonis Workers United, at the Shelter Association of Washtenaw County in Ann Arbor, Michigan voted 'Union Strong' affiliating with Industrial Workers of the World (IWW).

June 02, 2022--Independent
K-9 Handlers / guards for MSA Security in Chicago, Illinois voted unification with International Union, Security, Police and Fire Professionals of America (SPFPA).

June 01, 2022--Independent
After repeated legal challenges by management of the Refresco bottling plant in Wharton, New Jersey, rank and file plant workers emerged victorious in their determination to join United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America (UE).

May 31, 2022--CTW
The Service Employees International Union (SEIU) embraced a successful representation vote by office clerical, policy and programs department workers for FairVote in Takoma Park, Maryland with Mid-Atlantic Regional Joint Board. Workers United / Service Employees International Union (WU / SEIU) procured trade union wins signing up baristas and shift supervisors at Starbucks locations in St. Paul and Minneapolis, Minnesota - Seattle and Olympia, Washington - Linthicum Heights and Baltimore, Maryland - Boone, North Carolina - Brooklyn, Massapequa and Latham, New York - Miami Springs, Jacksonville and Tallahassee, Florida - Leesburg, Newport News, Falls Church, Richmond, Midlothian, and Farmville, Virginia - Grand Rapids, Michigan - Lakewood and Long Beach, California - Eugene and Portland, Oregon - Oak Creek, Wisconsin - Cary and Peoria, Illinois - Boston and Watertown, Massachusetts - Hamilton and Summit, New Jersey - Avondale, Arizona - Louisville, Colorado - and Augusta, Georgia. Opting for union membership with the Committee of Interns and Residents / Service Employees International Union (CIR / SEIU) Local 1957, are residents, interns and fellows employed at Keck School of Medicine of USC in Los Angeles, California. Voting to join the International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT) includes bus drivers and monitors for First Student in Victorville, California, Local 572, warehouse workers for Bimbo Bakeries USA in Las Vegas, Nevada, Local 14, and delivery and yard drivers at United Natural Foods West in Rocklin, California with Local 150.

May 26, 2022--Independent
After a two year struggle to unionize, certificated and classified non-supervisory workers at two campuses of Caliber, a California public charter school, have officially attained representation by the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) Caliber Workers Union.

May 25, 2022--AFL-CIO
The National Mediation Board officially certified the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) as the bargaining representative on wages, benefits, hours and working conditions for pilots of iAero Airways. Janitors for HamHed, which is a property services contractor at the Washington Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Washington, D.C. and maintenance, housekeepers and porters for American Campus Communities Services in Riverside, California resolved to mobilize and organize with Laborers International Union of North America (LIUNA) Public Service Employees Local Union 572 and Local 1184. School bus drivers and driver substitutes employed by Stanley Bus Company in Marbury, Maryland and bus drivers, monitors/attendants, trainers, mechanics, and maintenance for First Student in Riverside, California exercised their judgment to unite with Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) Locals 689 and 1756. At the Community Health Centers of Burlington, Vermont, support staff within a repertoire of classifications voted to be allied with the American Federation of Teachers (AFT) Community Health United. At the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, professional and non-professional staff gained unity at their workplace joining United Academics of Philadelphia / American Federation of Teachers (UAP / AFT) Local 9608. Audio engineers, reporters and editors for Public News Service, staff at the Bangor Daily News in Maine, at the nonpartisan grassroots organization Common Cause, at the Financial Times US, and workers at various locations across the country employed at Daily Kos, a digital media outlet, secured voluntary union recognition from management after divulging their intention to organize with The News Guild / Communications Workers of America (TNG / CWA) Locals 37002, 31128, 32035, 31222 and 39521 in order. And workers at the Bozeman Daily Chronicle in Bozeman, Montana cast their votes to be aligned with TNG / CWA Local 37074. Workers employed as paramedics, PRN specialists and transport communications at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center in Ohio, librarians and facility workers at four libraries within the Daniel Boone Regional Library system in Missouri, and at McLean Hospital in Belmont, Massachusetts, community residence counselors, mental health specialists and shift coordinators elected as their collective bargaining representative the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Councils 8, 61, and 93 as listed. In Schenectady, New York at the Northeast Parent and Child Society, Inc., workers within approximately fifteen job classifications proclaimed 'Union Yes' and are now members of Civil Service Employees Association / American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (CSEA / AFSCME) Local 1000. Mechanics, operators, oilers, and drivers for Area Erectors, Inc. in the Rockford, Illinois area, engineers employed by Digital Realty in New York City, New York, and operation technicians at Fuelcell Energy in Danbury, Connecticut elected membership into the International Union of Operating Engineers (IUOE) Locals 150, 30 and 478 in sequence. After an affirmative majority sign-up effort, editorial employees at the animation studio Bento Box Entertainment certified membership into the Motion Picture Editors Guild / International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, Moving Picture Technicians, Artists and Allied Crafts (MPEG / IATSE) Local 700. Sales workers at Half Price Books in Niles, Illinois, chose to have a workplace voice with the United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Local 1546. Team leads, team supervisors and gallery attendants for LHIM Pittsburg in Pennsylvania elected union membership organizing with United Steel, Paper and Forestry, Rubber, Manufacturing, Energy, Allied Industrial and Service Workers International Union (USW). Workers within thirteen job titles at Northwest Regional Primary Care Association, an organization that serves community and migrant health centers and is headquartered in Seattle, Washington, voted to belong and be strong with the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) Lodge 751.

May 18, 2022--Independent
After a winning organizing drive, employees, which includes hospice nurses, medical social workers, and chaplains for Sutter Care at Home in San Mateo, California are the newest members of the National Union of Healthcare Workers.

April 28, 2022--CTW
The International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT) signed up drivers and monitors at Durham School Services in Baltimore, Maryland, with Local 570, and drivers for US Foods Inc. in Charlotte, North Carolina with Local 71. Interns and residents at University of Vermont Medical Center gained a union voice joining the Committee of Interns and Residents / Service Employees International Union (CIR / SEIU) Local 1957. Employees at Rainbow Health in Minnesota, an HIV / AIDS service organization, expressed their desire to unionize by voting for Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Healthcare Minnesota / Iowa, and in Los Angeles, California, paralegals, assistants, bookkeepers and janitors of El Rescate, a non-profit legal service, conducted a unanimous ballot for SEIU Local 721. Baristas and shift supervisors at Starbucks locations in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania - Brookline and Allston, Massachusetts - Eugene, Oregon - Ithaca, Buffalo, and Rochester, New York - Knoxville, Tennessee - Mesa, Arizona - and Richmond, Virginia made the decision to be unified with Workers United / Service Employees International Union (WU / SEIU) while in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, workers at four locations of Good Karma Cafe stood union strong voting for Philadelphia Joint Board WU / SEIU.

April 28, 2022--AFL-CIO
Registered nurses at Longmont United Hospital in Longmont, Colorado, voted to join and be united with National Nurses Organizing Committee / National Nurses United (NNOC / NNU). Flight attendants with Avelo Airlines opted for a union voice at their workplace joining Association of Flight Attendants / Communications Workers of America (AFA / CWA). Employees at Three Brothers Coffee in Nashville, Tennessee, staff at Half Price Books in Greenwood, Indiana, cannabist dispensary workers at The Cannabist in Deptford, New Jersey, consignment store workers employed at *Crossroads Trading Co. in Seattle, Washington, and employees at *Storyville Coffee Company which is also in Seattle, voted for a protected voice in their workplace joining United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Locals 1995, 700, 360, and *3000 respectively. Staffers at One Fair Wage and Common Cause obtained voluntary union recognition from management and will be aligned with The News Guild / Communications Workers of America (TNG /CWA) and in the order shown, with Locals 38010 and 32035. Rank and file workers for Bombardier Mass Transit in Sanford, Florida, elected unionization with Brotherhood of Railroad Signalmen (BRS). In Everett and Lynwood, Washington, retail sales workers for Verizon Wireless, ski patrollers (Local 7781) at a resort owned by Mountain Capital Partners in Durango, Colorado, and workers employed by BDS Connected Solutions in a retail store for Google Fiber in Kansas City, Missouri have joined the labor movement as members of Communications Workers of America (CWA). All full-time faculty for the Dominican University of California in San Rafael selected to be organized with California Federation of Teachers / American Federation of Teachers (CFT / AFT). Registered nurses at Barrett Hospital in Dillon, Montana, gained representation as members of Montana Nurses Association / American Federation of Teachers-Nurses and Health Professionals (MNA / AFT). Employees at New America, a nonpartisan public policy think tank, officially received voluntary recognition for their union New America United / Nonprofit Professional Employees Union / International Federation of Professional and Technical Engineers (NAU / NPEU / IFPTE) Local 70. Bus drivers employed by Dyson Bus Services Inc. for Charles County Public Schools in Port Tobacco, Maryland, proclaimed Union Solidarity organizing with Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) Local 689. Workers at Tolentine Zeiser Community Life Center in the Bronx, New York, covering a range of job classifications, exercised their judgment to unite with American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) District Council 37. Staff including teachers, social workers and counselors at Menlo Park Academy in Cleveland, Ohio, elected to be represented by the Ohio Federation of Teachers / American Federation of Teachers (OFO / AFT) Local 6570. Non-supervisory staff at the non-profit Center for Appellate Litigation in New York announced that management voluntarily recognized their trade union preferment, the Association of Legal Aid Attorneys / United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America (ALAA / UAW) Local 2325.

April 25, 2022--Independent
In Massachusetts, workers at non-profit Amherst Cinema after a triumphant card-check procedure, gained unionization as members of the Amherst Cinema Workers United (ACWU).

April 19, 2022--Independent
In Cambridge, graduate workers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, voted for a united voice unionizing with United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America (UE).

April 04, 2022--*The United Soccer League Players Association (USLPA) has officially affiliated their independent union with the Communications Workers of America (CWA) Local 7211 (AFL-CIO)*

March 31, 2022--AFL-CIO
Deciding to be wise and organize, workers at the Recreational Equipment, Inc. SoHo store in New York City joined Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union / United Food and Commercial Workers (RWDSU / UFCW). Scenic artists at the Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis, Minnesota, decided to be united with the United Scenic Artists / International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, Moving Picture Technicians, Artists and Allied Crafts (USA / IATSE) Local 829. Saff at the Charlotte Observer in North Carolina and at the non-profit End Citizens United / Let America Vote won voluntary recognition choosing to have a workplace voice with The News Guild / Communications Workers of America (TNG / CWA) Local 32035 and tech workers at the New York Times voted for union representation by TNG / CWA Local 31003. Healthcare workers including occupational and physical therapists and assistants, social workers, and speech pathologists at Sparrow Home Care in Michigan voted 'Union Yes' joining Michigan Nurses Association / National Nurses United (MNA / NNU). Employees at Nava PBC, a civic tech organization that builds government services, gained voluntary union recognition and are now united with Office and Professional Employees (OPEIU) Local 1010. Cashiers and sales associates at Ammo Brothers, which sells hunting and fishing supplies in Cerritos, California, and workers at five Coffee Tree Roasters locations in the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania area chose trade union membership joining United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Locals 324 and 1776. Maintenance workers at a private prison in Florence, Arizona run by CoreCivic, elected overwhelmingly to organize with United Association of Journeymen and Apprentices of the Plumbing and Pipefitting Industry (UA) Local 469. In Washington State, clerks and technicians at Pacific Architects and Engineers gained a workplace voice as members of International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) District Lodge 751.

March 28, 2022--CTW
The International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT) recorded representation wins with cannabis consultants at Zen Leaf in Lombard, Illinois and cannabis support center specialists for PharmaCann, Inc. in Schaumburg, Illinois, both with Local 777, bus and van drivers and maintenance workers at Green Mountain Community Network, Local 597, and drivers for Albert's Organics in Logan Township, New Jersey with Local 676. Opting for unionization are workers at Starbucks locations in Amherst and Depew, New York, and Mesa, Arizona, with Workers United / Service Employees International Union (WU / SEIU). In Massachusetts, interns, residents, and fellows at Greater Lawrence Family Health Center voted to join Committee of Interns and Residents / Service Employees International Union (CIR / SEIU) Local 1957. Also voting to unionize their workplace are employees within various maintenance classifications at Southern California Hospital at Culver City joining SEIU United Healthcare Workers West.

February 25, 2022--AFL-CIO
In Pennsylvania, employees which includes paralegals and attorneys for the legal aid non-profit Justice at Work, the staff at the non-profit Black and Pink National, and workers at Grist, a non-profit independent media organization with a focus on environmental issues won voluntary union recognition by management and now have exclusive collective bargaining representation by The News Guild / Communications Workers of America (TNG / CWA) Locals 38010, 37074 and 37082 respectively. Employees at Guide Dogs of America in Sylmar, California, voted to join and be united with Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU) Local 30. Clerks and pharmacy technicians at a CVS Caremark store in San Francisco, California and office workers at Bacharach Institute for Rehabilitation, with facilities located in New Jersey, voted in favor of unionizing with United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Locals 648 and 152. Staff, including attorneys, law graduates, fellows and social workers with Prisoners Legal Services of New York, voted to stand together with Association of Legal Aid Attorneys / United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America (ALAA / UAW) Local 2325. Editors, writers and producers effectuated voluntary union recognition from the iHeart Podcast Network, a division of iHeartMedia, and are now members of Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE).

February 24, 2022--CTW
The International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT) successfully completed organizing drives for custodians, groundkeepers, and caretakers for Rhode Island School of Design with Local 251, and nurse aides, assistants, and medication technicians at Golden Living Center - Fountainview Terrace in LaPorte, Indiana, Local 135. The Service Employees International Union (SEIU) victoriously organized health care workers at Community Care on Palm Riverside in California with Local 2015, nurses employed by Chenango Memorial Hospital in Chenango County, New York with 1199 United Healthcare Workers East, and professional care givers at Country Doctor Community Health Centers in Seattle, Washington with 1199 NW Healthcare.

February 07, 2022--Independent
Professional guidance employees for Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School in Midland have given themselves a true and protected voice in their workplace joining Pennsylvania State Education Association / National Education Association (PSEA / NEA).

February 03, 2022--*The independent United Football Players' Association (UFPA) affiliated their organization with the United Steel, Paper and Forestry, Rubber, Manufacturing, Energy, Allied Industrial and Service Workers International Union (USW) (AFL-CIO)*

January 31, 2022--CTW
The International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT) will now provide representation for maintenance workers and custodians at Crestwood Village CO-OP in Whiting, New Jersey, Local 125, and delivery drivers and warehouse workers employed by Penske Logistics in Auburn, Washington, Local 174. The Service Employees International Union (SEIU) organized the staff of the Democratic National Committee with Local 500, residential care workers at Communitas, a 24 hour assisted living and group home in Bremerton, Washington with Local 775, professional workers at Saint Joseph's Medical Center in Yonkers, New York with 1199 United Healthcare Workers East, service and maintenance workers for Beecher Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Evanston, Illinois and at St. James Wellness Rehab and Villas in Crete, Illinois with with Healthcare Illinois and Indiana, and workers at a second Starbucks location in the Buffalo, New York area voted to join Workers United / SEIU.

January 27, 2022--AFL-CIO
In New York City, animation workers at the Titmouse studio are now officially members of The Animation Guild / International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, Moving Picture Technicians, Artists and Allied Crafts (TAG / IATSE) Local 839 after management agreed to voluntarily recognize the union. In Maryland, full and part-time workers of the Baltimore County Public Library system, flight attendants at Orlando-based National Airlines, and workers at Veterinary Specialists and Emergency Services in Rochester, New York opted to become union members joining the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM). In Colorado, wildland firefighters and forest service workers for the Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre, and Gunnison National Forests elected union membership into the National Federation of Federal Employees / International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (NFFE / IAM). At Half Price Books in St. Louis Park, Minnesota and at the Politics and Prose bookstore in Washington, D.C., employees gained a union voice on the job with the United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Locals 663 and 400. Staff at three National Audubon Society offices located in Missouri, Nebraska, and Arizona, voted for a collective voice and workers at the Genesee Co-Op Federal Credit Union in Rochester, New York, achieved voluntary union recognition joining the Communications Workers of America (CWA). At four Kane Community Living Centers in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, aides, dietary, housekeeping workers, CNAs and LPNs opted to be trade union members with United Steel, Paper and Forestry, Rubber, Manufacturing, Energy, Allied Industrial and Service Workers International Union (USW). In Illinois, staff at the Art Institute of Chicago and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago gained unity at their workplace with American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Council 31. Staff at Roger Baldwin Foundation of ACLU in Chicago, Illinois, chose to have a workplace voice with the National Organization of Legal Services Workers / United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America (NOLSW / UAW) Local 2320.



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