December 13, 2012

HEARD ON THE HILL: 1199ers Won’t Let Medicare and Medicaid Go Over the Cliff

If you paid a visit to Capitol Hill on Tuesday, you might have noticed that the hallways were bustling. Not from freshman representatives moving into new offices, but from dozens of purple clad 1199ers lobbying to protect Medicare and Medicaid as Congress searches for a solution to the fiscal cliff.

November 28, 2012

Baltimore’s Families Are THRIVING in 1199

In just a few weeks, 1199SEIU members at three Baltimore hospitals will head to the bargaining table to start negotiating new union contracts.

September 2, 2011

After Hurricane Irene, Baltimore 1199er brings light to elderly residents in the dark

When Hurricane Irene wreaked havoc along the east coast last weekend, thousands of people lost electricity for days.

June 10, 2011

Summit Park Workers Unite to Win a Strong Contract

With help from their 1199SEIU brothers and sisters, workers at Summit Park have won a strong contract after a year-long fight for better wages and working conditions.

May 11, 2011

Mayor’s Hard Work for a Healthy Baltimore Wins Endorsement from 1199’s Healthcare Workers

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake was joined by close to one hundred healthcare workers from across Baltimore at the historic Eubie Blake Cultural Center to receive their endorsement in the race for Baltimore City Mayor.