CEPR Staff Ratify New Contract with Anti-Harassment Language, Unlimited Sick Leave
Washington Center for Equitable Growth Unionizes with Nonprofit Professional Employees Union
The Nonprofit Professional Employees Union (NPEU) members at the Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) ratified a new two year contract.
Q&A with NPEU Member Rami Jackson
WASHINGTON, July 2, 2019 - Today, the employees at the Washington Center for Equitable Growth (Equitable Growth) announced they have unionized with the Nonprofit Professional Employees Union (NPEU). Management at the progressive think tank agreed to voluntarily recognize the union.
The Maryland Center on Economic Policy Joins Together in Union with NPEU
EPI unit member of NPEU Rami Jackson answers questions about his union experience.
The Department for Professional Employees Staff Union is Voluntarily Recognized
Today, the Maryland Center on Economic Policy (MDCEP) voluntarily recognized their staff union which is part of the Nonprofit Professional Employees Union (NPEU).
The Impact of a Staff Union at the Center for Community Change
Today, the staff at the Department for Professional Employees, AFL-CIO (DPE) joined together in union with the Nonprofit Professional Employees Union (NPEU).
The Democracy Collaborative Voluntarily Recognizes Staff Union
My colleagues and I at the Center for Community Change (CCC) voted unanimously to ratify our first union contract in July 2017. We originally joined together in union in the fall of 2016 to have a say in our workplace, live our values, and strengthen CCC through our collective voice. The provisions in our first contract, developed through negotiations with management, helped us to do just that.
What Having a Staff Union Has Done for the Center for American Progress
Yesterday, the Democracy Collaborative (TDC) staff who joined together in union with the Nonprofit Professional Employees Union (NPEU) were voluntarily recognized by the nonprofit organization.
In January 2016, more than 90 staff members at the Center for American Progress received voluntary recognition as the newest members of the Nonprofit Professional Employees Union (NPEU). We chose to form a union because we saw it as an important opportunity not only to enhance our workplace experiences and culture, but also to support the very kind of institution that we know increases both economic mobility and political power.