strike

Jackson County employees vote to strike on healthcare

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. – Jackson County employees vote to strike, saying the proposed healthcare plan currently on the table is not affordable. Following the vote, Angela Cruthids, a member of the Jackson County Employee Association’s bargaining team says, “Throughout this process I …

Siskiyou County employees plan to strike starting Jan. 6

SISKIYOU COUNTY, Calif. — Over 300 employees in Siskiyou County are planning to strike. “We’ve hit a standstill and we’ve exercised pretty much every right that we have other than striking,” Matthew Rokes, Organized Employees of Siskiyou County labor representative, said. After a …

Oregon higher education workers approve strike

OREGON— According to the Service Employees International Union 503, classified workers at seven public universities in Oregon will go on strike at the end of the month. The Union represents 5,000 workers across the state. They conducted votes at Oregon schools on …