Press Room

UFCW to USDA: GAO Report Proves Poultry Industry’s Push to End Line Speed Limits Is Dangerous

December 12, 2017 at 10:30 pm

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Marc Perrone, president of the United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) International Union, sent a letter to Secretary of...

GAO Report Confirms Dangers in the Poultry Industry

December 7, 2017 at 9:25 pm

As Chicken Council Pushes for Fewer Regulations, Investigation Reveals Lax Enforcement of Existing Rules  WASHINGTON, D.C. — Marc Perrone, international president...

UFCW Statement on Senate Democrats’ Better Deal Proposal on Collective Bargaining

November 1, 2017 at 4:13 pm

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Marc Perrone, president of the United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) International Union, made the following statement regarding Senate...

UFCW Statement on the Agricultural Guestworker Act

October 26, 2017 at 8:33 pm

Bill would cut food processing wages by 50 percent and put the safety of our food at risk  WASHINGTON, D.C. — Marc...

UFCW Joins with NAACP and AFT in Defense of DACA 

October 23, 2017 at 6:28 pm

Joint Legal Action Cites Trump Administration’s Disregard of Due Process for DACA Recipients  WASHINGTON, D.C. — Citing a disregard for the due...