The Voice of Oregon's Workers

Standing Together, Making History

May 23, 2018 Season 1 Episode 2
The Voice of Oregon's Workers
Standing Together, Making History
Chapters
The Voice of Oregon's Workers
Standing Together, Making History
May 23, 2018 Season 1 Episode 2
Oregon AFL-CIO
We chat with a driver about the need for local regulation for companies like Uber and Lyft and a discussion with a member of the Burgerville Workers Union about their recent historic win.
Show Notes

This month we take a look at two historic campaigns happening right here in Oregon – Transportation Fairness Portland, a campaign to give Transportation Network Company drivers and community members a voice in how companies like Uber and Lyft operate within Portland; and the latest from the Burgerville Workers Union who made history by being the first federally recognized fast food union at now two locations in the Portland area.

Click here for information about Transportation Fairness Portland

Click here for information about the Burgerville Workers Union

Guests

Alma Raya, Oregon AFL-CIO Organizer

Enrique, a Portland-based driver for Lyft

Dylan Fitzwater, a member of the Burgerville Workers Union

Credits

Introduction from Oregon AFL-CIO President Tom Chamberlain

Hosted by Oregon AFL-CIO Chief of Staff Graham Trainor

Produced by Oregon AFL-CIO Communications Director Russell Sanders