Welcome to UFCW Local 1776's website. Our goal is for the site to be useful to all of our members, and to make it the online place to share information and interact with everyone committed to building a better life for working men and women. Please register on the site to get updates from the Local. Send us your suggestions by visiting the "Contact Us" tab or emailing here -- In Solidarity, Wendell W. Young, IV, President, UFCW Local 1776
The 120 members of United Steelworkers (USW) Local 9176 in Toronto, ON were forced on strike September 6, 2013 after Crown Holding demanded a two-tier wage schedule, removal of a cost-of-living allowance, minimal wage increases after years of pay freezes, and no increase in pension after nine years.
(October 8, 2013) -- The U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments in the McCutcheon v FEC. case -- a case that could add over $1 billion in contributions from large donors over the next four election cycles.
Watch Wendell W. Young, IV discuss Right to Work laws and what they mean for working men and women on WFMZ Channel 69 News.
The Pennsylvania State Education Association (PSEA) and the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers (AFT/ PFT) have been very supportive of our efforts to block the sale of the PA Wine and Spirits Stores. Now, they too face threats from the Corbett administration to cut another valuable asset from Pennsylvania -- the public education system.
Enjoy this light-hearted video about a serious subject -- the need to end the bickering and provide health care for all Americans.