Three prominent Democratic senators will introduce legislation that will guarantee Americans $2,000 each monthly during the COVID-19 pandemic. Roll Call reports: “Two former Democratic presidential hopefuls and a Senate colleague have an aggressive new proposal to expand direct financial assistance to Americans during the coronavirus pandemic. Sens. Kamala Harris, Bernie Sanders and Edward J. Markey…

Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, cannabis stores and dispensaries in Massachusetts and Illinois are ramping up their efforts to unionize, according to an article in Marijuana Business Daily (MBD). Writer Jeff Smith identifies five businesses that the United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) has petitioned the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) to represent. Smith’s article notes…

A week after Mayor Eric Garcetti announced  that the City of Los Angeles has contracted with the Serving Our Community initiative, dozens of cooks at the University of Southern California and proud UNITE HERE Local 11 members have returned to work to prepare and package meals for low-income, housebound, and isolated seniors. “I am so happy…

Tomorrow is not only Taco Tuesday but it’s also Cinco de Mayo! It’s easily one of our favorite days of the year: delicious drinks, yummy food, and (usually) great weather. Even with the pandemic keeping most at home, you can still enjoy great food and drinks with our union-made shopping list below. Every dollar that…