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Hearst agrees to a mail ballot election

We are very pleased to let you know that Hearst has agreed with our proposal for 100% use of mail ballots for our union election. We appreciate their continued commitment to our safety during this public health crisis. We are looking forward to a timely, safe, and secure election so that we can certify our union [...]

NLRB hearings have wrapped up

Today, we are wrapping up the hearing process at the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) so we can proceed, finally, to an official election to certify our union! We expect a final ruling from the NLRB in a couple weeks on how/when we will have our vote. Typically, when the NLRB issues a ruling and directs [...]

Hearst’s arguments at the NLRB – we will not be divided

We want to keep you updated on important developments. Yesterday, the company was required to provide their position on our proposed bargaining unit to us and to the NLRB. They want us to be divided into six (!) completely separate unions. Three of those alone would be located in NYC. In some instances they split people [...]

We filed at the NLRB – what happens next?

Last week’s button day and union Thanksgiving were a big success. Tons of us gathered—from New York and Pennsylvania to Michigan and on FaceTime—across the country to show support and spend time as a unit. We’re looking forward to continuing to develop community and solidarity across brands and geography, especially as we move into the holidays. [...]