Related Issues: Unite Here

Chicago’s Hyatt workers authorize strike
NYHTC, August 23, 2010 - According to the Chicago Sun-Times, UNITE HERE Local 1 members from the Hyatt Regency Chicago, Park Hyatt, Hyatt McCormick Place, and Hyatt O'Hare voted July 29 to authorize a strike. [more...]

Judge orders Chicago Blackstone Hotel to rehire 14 workers
NYHTC, July 16, 2010 - As reported by Crain's Chicago, a federal judge has ruled that management at the Chicago Blackstone Hotel has violated federal labor laws, and must reinstate 14 workers who had been unlawfully terminated. [more...]

UNITE HERE starts national Hyatt campaign
NYHTC, June 21, 2010 - As reported by BeyondChron, UNITE HERE has initiated a campaign of national actions against the Hyatt Hotels Corporation. [more...]

Local 2 members walkout at Hyatt Regency, San Francisco
NYHTC, June 21, 2010 - As reported in the San Francisco Bay Guardian, about 400 Hyatt Regency workers represented by Unite Here Local 2 staged a three-day strike last week to pressure Hyatt hotels to negotiate a fair contract, stop unilaterally increasing workloads, and lower health care costs. [more...]

Strikers at Chicago’s Congress Hotel celebrate 7th anniversary
NYHTC, June 12, 2010 - According to In These Times, strikers at Chicago's Congress Plaza Hotel celebrated their 7th anniversary on the picket line on Monday. [more...]

New Giants stadium failing to rehire union workers
New York Daily News, May 27, 2010 - The Giants and Jets have snared our city's first Super Bowl for their new Meadowlands Stadium, but hundreds of unionized workers from the old stadium are being left out in the cold. [more...]

NFL Players Association shows support for nonunion hotel workers fighting for union representation
NYHTC, May 6, 2010 - In advance of next year's NFL Scouting Combine, the Players Association has sent letters to the Westin Indianapolis, the Hyatt Regency Indianapolis, and the Sheraton Indianapolis Hotel & Suites, expressing concern about the hotels' treatment of workers seeking to win union representation and their failure to pay the workers wages comparable to those in other cities. [more...]

Unite Here rallies support for housekeepers fired by Hyatt
NYHTC, November 30, 2009 - Despite their firings from three Boston Hyatts at the end of August 2009, the almost 100 housekeepers who lost their jobs and their means of support have not been forgotten. [more...]

Unite Here rejoins AFL-CIO
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette & Unite Here, September 16, 2009 - Unite Here rejoined the AFL-CIO "House of Labor" September 17 at the AFL-CIO's national convention. [more...]

HTC and Unite Here stick with de Blasio
NY Daily News, April 30, 2009 - The Hotel Trades Council and Unite Here will be supporting Bill de Blasio in his race for public advocate this fall and plan to launch an aggressive campaign on his behalf. [more...]