Most of the 1199ers will be boarding one of the 500 buses secured by 1199SEIU. They will arrive in D.C. from Massachusetts, NY, New Jersey, Maryland and Florida. Others will be arriving by trains, vans and cars.
Critics question whether nonprofits should pay so handsomely
Baltimore-area hospital CEOs and presidents boast seven-figure salaries, club and gym memberships, and paid financial planning and tax services as part of compensation packages from their nonprofit employers.
In my 21 years as a patient care technician at the University of Maryland Medical Center, I’ve known many co-workers who are paid so little that they are forced to live in public housing, can’t afford health care for their own kids and rely on food stamps to feed their families.
Building up to our massive rally on June 24th, we’ve been running newspaper and radio ads that feature celebrity supporters of our Heart of Baltimore campaign.
TOWSON, Md. — The Baltimore County Council passed a resolution Monday endorsing free and fair union elections for all hospital and nursing home workers in every facility throughout the county.