Unite Here Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN. ... Penny and Me: UNITE HERE
Campaigns for Housekeeper To Join Hyatt's Board - Working In These Times.
May 2, 2013 ... Major Obama bundler Penny Pritzker nominated for commerce ... President
Barack Obama's nomination of billionaire hotel heiress and major campaign
donor Penny Pritzker ... family for abusing thousands of employees of its Hyatt
Hotel chain. ... A UNITE HERE spokeswoman declined to comment on the ...
Sep 30, 2009 ... Even Hyatt knows, although something tells me it hasn't completely sunk in yet. ...
Local 26 of Unite Here, the hotel workers union, which has never had a ... be a
tough reelection campaign next fall, threatened a Hyatt boycott covering ... Now
comes new pressure on Hyatt board member Penny Pritzker, ...
Feb 26, 2015 ... UNITE HERE Local 1, who represents the housekeepers and other employees of
the ... Penny Pritzker had been the chief fundraiser for Obama's first ... in the past,
as it did in the streets during the last campaign against the Hyatt. ... it does not
surprise me they jumped behind Rahm, a known union buster.
Jul 15, 2012 ... She does plan to join him on the campaign trail this month, but that could .... been
brewing for years over working conditions for housekeepers. ... Henry Tamarin,
president of Unite Here Local 1 in Chicago, helped ... It should be an issue
between Hyatt and the unions, not become something personal to me.
Jan 22, 2011 ... UNITE HERE (the union representing hotel and restaurant workers) hotel ... Hyatt
chief billionaire Penny Pritzker (above center) served as chief fundraiser for
Barack Obama's 2008 presidential campaign and began cashing in ... Chicago's
Hyatt Regency housekeepers have been given excessive work ...
Feb 1, 2013 ... ... Congress Plaza protest against billionaire Hyatt Hotel mogul Penny Pritzker, ...
A UNITE HERE-maintained campaign website alleges that Hyatt is “the ... of fired
housekeepers appealed their termination to directly to her. ... Five women join
Hamilton on $10 bill ... Let Me Finish: America is about building ...
But the relationship between Hyatt and UNITE HERE has not always been so
amicable. ... in 2013 when Penny Pritzker, a billionaire who owns the largest
stake in Hyatt, ... Hyatt workers reaped the benefits of that agreement when they
join Local 23. ... As a result, UNITE HERE has launched its petition campaign
aimed at ...
Jul 16, 2013 ... UNITE HERE will end its global boycott of Hyatt when the contracts are ratified. ...
Whether they provide housekeeping services in hotels or harvest crops on farms,
“we .... “If you are only thinking of traditional campaigns and old forms of worker ...
Religious leaders organized by Arise Chicago will join other .....
Aug 8, 2012 ... School board member Penny Pritzker's Hyatt Hotels Corp. is .... to press releases
from UNITE-HERE, which represents hotel workers. ... Hyatt housekeepers'
workload is double the industry standard, ... ongoing campaign to pressure Hyatt
associates to join their union in ... Notify me of new posts by email.