NUHW In The News

March 8th, 2017

Nursing home bill would help vulnerable seniors

This op-ed originally appeared in the Eureka Times-Standard. After 52 years of marriage, Ellie and John Catudal had no reason to think they could ever be separated. Then Shlomo Rechnitz, the … keep reading >

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March 7th, 2017

NUHW Pulse – March 2017: the latest news from NUHW

Welcome to the March 2017 edition of NUHW Pulse, our union’s e-newsletter! Executive Board declares NUHW a sanctuary union After garnering overwhelming support from our members in an … keep reading >

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March 6th, 2017

Executive Board declares NUHW a sanctuary union

After holding membership meetings throughout California and surveying our membership online, our union’s Executive Board adopted a resolution declaring NUHW a Sanctuary Union. Author Cal Winslow interviewed NUHW President Sal Rosselli about … keep reading >

February 16th, 2017

Shlomo Rechnitz: “Misplaced Priorities at 40,000 feet”

The National Union of Healthcare Workers published a report Wednesday detailing how the CEO of California’s largest nursing home company, Brius Healthcare, spent an estimated $8 million on a luxury jet … keep reading >

San Francisco District 11 Supervisor John Avalos at the Board of Supervisors on Tuesday, November 1, 2016. (Dan Chambers/Special to S.F. Examiner)
February 15th, 2017

San Francisco Supervisor John Avalos: Why I joined the National Union of Healthcare Workers

This op-ed ran in the Feb. 15 edition of the San Francisco Examiner. During my eight years on the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, I worked every day to make The … keep reading >