Warren presidential campaign becomes fourth to unionize

Warren presidential campaign becomes fourth to unionize

Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth WarrenHillicon Valley — Presented by Connected Commerce Council — Incident reporting language left out of package Exporting gas means higher monthly energy bills for American families Senators turn up the heat on Amazon, data brokers during hearing MORE's (D-Mass.) presidential campaign officially unionized on Thursday, becoming the fourth presidential campaign to do so.

"My campaign has submitted their support to join @IBEW 2320," Warren announced on Twitter.

"Every worker who wants to join a union, bargain collectively, & make their voice heard should have a chance to do so. The labor movement has long fought for the dignity of working people, & we’re proud to be part of it."  

 

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Rep. Eric SwalwellEric Michael SwalwellHomicide Victims' Families' Rights Act will renew our commitment to support crime victims GOP infighting takes stupid to a whole new level The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Facebook - Biden to update Americans on omicron; Congress back MORE (D-Calif.) announced in April that his campaign would recognize a union formed by staffers as members of the Teamsters union.

The campaigns of Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersBriahna Joy Gray discusses US's handling of COVID-19 testing Senate rejects attempt to block Biden's Saudi arms sale Overnight Defense & National Security — Lawmakers clinch deal on defense bill MORE (I-Vt.) and former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro unionized in May.

Because it is unclear if Swalwell's campaign struck a deal with staffers, Sanders's campaign is thought to be the first to officially unionize.

The same week that Sanders's and Castro's campaigns unionized, former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenPharma lobby eyes parliamentarian Demand for US workers reaches historic high Biden to award Medal of Honor to three soldiers who fought in Iraq, Afghanistan: report MORE's campaign said they would "welcome it" if its staff formed a union.