AFL-CIO Executive Vice President Tefere Gebre and Gov. Jay Inslee are among the special guest speakers scheduled to appear at the 2015 Convention of the Washington State Labor Council, AFL-CIO, which begins Thursday morning, July 23 at the SeaTac DoubleTree by Hilton, 18740 International Blvd. The convention is expected to adjourn Saturday afternoon.
Under the theme “Fighting Inequality,” union, political and community leaders will discuss how workers in SeaTac, around Washington state and all across the nation are fighting for prosperity to be more widely shared. Distinguished speakers and educational workshops will focus on the WSLC’s Shared Prosperity agenda, fair trade policies, climate change and jobs, immigration reform, and much more.