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Feds to prosecute Kimpton Hotels for alleged threats against housekeepers

Contact: Joe Shansky (312) 623-5382, jshansky@unitehere1.org 59 alleged violations of federal labor law at downtown Hotel Monaco and Hotel Burnham On April 30th, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) Chicago Regional Office issued a federal complaint against Kimpton Hotel & Restaurant Group for allegedly interrogating employees about their union activities, threatening firings, and threatening loss […]

Rivers Casino workers rally for a fair process to organize a union; call for Rush Street Gaming’s “New York Deal”

Despite pledging to abide by a fair organizing process in New York, Neil Bluhm’s casino management company refuses to stop intimidation and harassment tactics in Des Plaines DES PLAINES, IL– Over one hundred casino and hotel workers lined the road leading into Rivers Casino today to protest managers’ continued anti-union practices and call for a fair […]

Housekeepers On Strike at Chicago’s Hotel Monaco

Housekeepers at the Hotel Monaco in downtown Chicago are on strike today to demand a fair process to organize a union. They held a rally and press conference today at 11:00 am at Daley Plaza, with union and non-union housekeepers from across Chicago. Workers at the Hotel Monaco first approached hotel management in November 2014 to demand a […]

Job Fair: Savor Chicago

A Premier Food Service Company at McCormick Place IMMEDIATE Openings For: Banquet Servers Bartenders Barporters Date:          Thursday, April 16th   Time:          9am-2pm Location:  270◦ Restaurant (West Building)                    McCormick Place Convention Center 2301 S. Indiana Drive Chicago, Illinois 60616 Bring copies of your resume ~ Interviews on the spot   UNITE HERE Local […]

Job Fair: Savor Chicago

A Premier Food Service Company at McCormick Place IMMEDIATE Openings For Cooks Stewards Restaurant Staff Date:          Friday, April 17th    Time:          9am-2pm Location:  270◦ Restaurant (West Building)                    McCormick Place Convention Center 2301 S. Indiana Drive Chicago, Illinois 60616 Bring copies of your resume ~ Interviews on the spot   UNITE HERE Local […]

La Lucha Sigue: The Monaco & Burnham Hotel Fight Continues (VIDEO)

After calling on their employer for a fair process to organize a union, workers at Kimpton’s Hotel Monaco & Hotel Burnham in Chicago continue to mobilize, and fight for respect. More information: http://www.unitehere1.org/?p=3418 Después de llamar a su empleador por un proceso justo de organizar la unión, los trabajadores del Hotel Monaco & Hotel Burnham […]