Organized labor in Kansas City held a rally and walk (door to door) event to “Vote ‘No’ on proposition A” (right to get paid less), an anti-labor initiative on the August 7th ballot, late this afternoon at the Pipefitters Association, Local 533 hall. Several hundred members of various labor unions in the Kansas City area attended to hear from their leadership and from Liz Shuler, AFL-CIO Secretary-Treaurer.
A sampling of the labor organizations present at the rally:
Signing up volunteers to walk door to door and phone bank:
Speaking to local media before the rally:
Some of the speakers:
The election is in four weeks. There are twenty-eight days left to crush this anti-labor initiative.