UNITE HERE Unions Reach Agreements with Trump Hotels in Las Vegas and Washington, DC

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Reprinted from PRNewswire on December 21, 2016. It is unattributed.

The Local Joint Executive Board Las Vegas, UNITE HERE Culinary Workers Union Local 226, Bartenders Union Local 165, and the Trump International Hotel Las Vegas are pleased to announce a new first time union contract covering the Trump International Hotel Las Vegas’ Food and Beverage and Housekeeping employees from January 1, 2017 through May 31, 2021. This four-year contract will provide the employees with annual wage increases, a pension, family health care, and job security.

This agreement is the result of tremendous efforts of the parties’ leadership teams. Both the Culinary Union and the Trump International Hotel Las Vegas extend their congratulations to each other and each look forward to a mutually productive and peaceful labor-management partnership.

Washington, D.C.:

UNITE HERE Local 25 and Trump International Hotel Washington, D.C. also announced today that they have reached an agreement to permit an orderly organizing campaign for employees at the recently-opened Trump International Hotel located at the Old Post Office building on Pennsylvania Avenue.

“The agreement speaks volumes about the hotel’s commitment to its employees and the value they place on their relationship with our organization,” said John Boardman, President of UNITE HERE Local 25.  “It satisfies the Union’s goal to represent and ensure strong working conditions for hospitality workers in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area.  We look forward to pursuing a mutually productive partnership with Trump International Hotel Washington, D.C.” …

PRNewswire 12/21

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