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.
Sep 12, 2011 ... A one-week strike at six Hyatt hotels is a struggle for dignity, respect and ... strike
of housekeepers at six Hyatt hotels in several cities around the U.S. ... For
information on supporting UNITE HERE strikers, visit the Hotel Workers Rising
website. The union is encouraging people to join a picket line, send a ....
Workers Deserve Respect In The Workplace: UNITE HERE Hold Massive .... Pact
provides contracts and process for workers to join union, ends global Hyatt
boycott ..... HYATT fired the entire housekeeping staff to replace them with temp
workers ... Today Unite HERE launched a new campaign to called 'Someone like
Jul 2, 2013 ... CHICAGO - Unite Here, the union that represents hospitality workers ... day for
hotel workers," said Sophie Kowalski, a housekeeper at Chicago's Hyatt
Regency, ... new commerce secretary, Penny Pritzker, whose family owns Hyatt.
... "You tell me if you think it looks like the Pritzker thing had anything to ...
May 2, 2013 ... Major Obama bundler Penny Pritzker nominated for commerce secretary ...
billionaire hotel heiress and major campaign donor Penny Pritzker could drive a
wedge ... the Pritzker family for abusing thousands of employees of its Hyatt Hotel
chain. ... A UNITE HERE spokeswoman declined to comment on the ...
Feb 27, 2015 ... UNITE HERE Local 1, who represents the housekeepers and other employees of
the Hyatt ... 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. .... Global:
ITUC calls on workers to join climate rallies in support of Paris ...
May 28, 2013 ... Sign up for daily news updates ... Billionaire business tycoon and former Obama
fundraiser Penny Pritzker ... outsourcing, low wages and the mistreatment of
housekeepers. ... served as the national finance chair of his presidential
campaign. ... One is this battle with UNITE HERE, where Hyatt has refused to ...
Jan 7, 2013 ... HERE (and later UNITE HERE) were affiliated with the AFL-CIO until September
... Board of UNITE HERE voted to leave the AFL-CIO and join with the ... Hyatt
responded to the union campaign against it by calling the tactics “an ...
Housekeepers in union hotel casinos in Las Vegas are paid an .... About Me.
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.
Jul 21, 2011 ... ... protest the hotel chain's intolerable treatment of their housekeeping staff. ...
Heiress Penny Sue Pritzker chairs Obama's national campaign ... Unite Here, the
hotel and restaurant workers union, is holding large ... If you join the picket line,
be sure and dress light and drink plenty of .... Let me hear f...