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Local 483 Marches for Martin Luther King Jr. day!

Did you know that Martin Luther King Jr  was assassinated while speaking at a rally in support of striking workers? King had travelled to Memphis, Tennessee in February of 1968 to show solidarity with the labor movement– specifically with African American ... Read more »

Congratulations to Local 483 Newly Elected E-Board and Officers!

On Wednesday, October 30, Local 483 members elected our union’s new Executive Board and Officers for the term 2013-2016. Hector Azpilcueta, our former Vice-President, will be taking over as Secretary Treasurer! We are looking forward to working toward Hector’s ... Read more »

ObamaCare needs an Equality Fix

ObamaCare Needs an Equality Fix: Click for 2-minute Video! Q&A: Affordable Care Act (ACA) Q: Which part of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) affects UNITE HERE members? A: The law requires that all individuals purchase coverage by 2014 or face a penalty. Those ... Read more »
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BOYCOTT at La Playa Carmel now One Year Old!

Former La Playa Hotel workers announced a boycott of La Playa Carmel at a rally more than a year ago on July 6, 2012, in front of the hotel at Camino Real and 8th Avenue, Carmel, California.  There have been dozens of public protest  actions at the hotel since, ... Read more »
The Beach Resort's Juan Bavara with grandchild on La Playa Carmel picket line.

NEW CONTRACTS AT BEACH RESORT & OLD CAPITAL CLUB

Monterey, CA.  Union workers at the Monterey Beach Resort and Old Capital Club, members of UNITE HERE Local 483, have approved new labor contracts, calling for standard wage and benefit increases. At the Monterey Beach Resort, union members met April 18th to ... Read more »
Ramon Ramirez 2013 member of Year

Local 483 Honors Member of the Year

Monterey, CA.  Ramon Ramirez has been chosen by UNITE HERE Local 483 as its Member of the Year.  Mr. Ramirez will be honored at the Monterey Bay Central Labor Council’s (MBCLC) annual awards dinner on April 19, 2013, at the Hyatt Regency for his contributions ... Read more »
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