Where to go for more information about unions and working people:
Federations of laborAFL-CIO -- The coordinating body of the American labor movement, based in Washington, DC.
Oregon AFL-CIO -- Oregon's premiere labor federation.
WSLC -- Washington State Labor Council, AFL-CIO.
Government agenciesDOL -- U.S. Department of Labor.
OSHA -- U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration in Washington, D.C.
OSHA Violation Records -- U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration's violation records web site.
NLRB -- National Labor Relations Board.
ERB -- State of Oregon Employment Labor Relations Board.
Local chapters of national unionsAFSCME Council 75 -- American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees.
AFSCME Local 88 -- Representing employees of Multnomah County.
AFT-Oregon -- American Federation of Teachers - Oregon chapter.
ATU Local 757 -- Amalgamated Transit Union Local 757 in Portland.
CWA Local 7901 -- Communications Workers of America Local 7901 in Portland.
IAM District Lodge 24 -- Machinists District Lodge 24 in Portland.
IBEW Local 48 -- International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 48 in Portland.
IBEW Local 125 -- International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 125 in Portland.
IBEW Local 280 -- International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 280 in Tangent.
IBEW Local 659 -- International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 659 in Central Point.
IUOE Local 701 -- Operating Engineers Local 701 in Gladstone.
IUPAT DC 5 -- Painters District Council 5 in Oregon & Washington.
IW Local 516 -- Ironworkers Local 516 in Portland.
OPEIU Local 11 -- Office and Professional Employees Union Local 11 in Portland.
Roofers Local 49 -- United Union of Roofers, Waterproofers & Allied Workers Local 49 in Portland.
SEIU Local 503 OPEU -- Oregon Public Employees Union.
SM Local 16 Training Center -- Sheet Metal Workers Local 16 Training Center.
UA Local 290 -- Local 290, Plumbers, Steamfitters, and Marine Fitters in Portland.
UBC Local 247 -- United Brotherhood of Carpenters Local 247 in Portland.
UBC Local 2154 -- Carpenters, Exterior and Interior Specialists.
UFCW Local 555 -- United Food and Commercial Workers Union Local 555 in Tigard.
Organizations closely associated with organized laborPortland Jobs with Justice -- Local chapter of the national workers' rights coalition.
Fair Contracting Foundation -- Promotes compliance with prevailing wage laws.Unfair / Do Not Patronize list -- The Oregon AFL-CIO recommends you boycott these anti-union businesses
LERC -- Labor Education and Research Center at the University of Oregon in Eugene.
LaborNet -- An on-line community of labor unions, activists and organizations.
UnionJobs.com -- An on-line clearinghouse listing employment opportunities at labor organizations.