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11/09/2016
UFW’s Arturo S. Rodriguez: ‘Making progress will be more difficult, but our practice of organizing for the long term will let us continue to win justice’
11/04/2016
UFW’s Arturo S. Rodriguez in Shafter & Delano to begin four-day door-to-door campaign to voters
11/04/2016
UFW endorses Darren Soto for U.S. Congress
10/25/2016
Farm worker movement marks Larry D. Itliong Day
10/24/2016
Farm workers mourn passing of Tom Hayden
10/24/2016
Gerawan agrees to settle charges it broke the law in 2013 by refusing to provide accurate worker addresses to the UFW
10/12/2016
UFW President Arturo S. Rodriguez, US Labor Secretary Thomas E. Perez to discuss labor rights, Latino issues to mark Hispanic Heritage Month
10/05/2016
UFW endorses Kamala Harris for U.S. Senate
09/27/2016
UFW sister organization participates in National Voter Registration Day in Kern and Tulare county rural areas
09/21/2016
Farmworker Advocates Call For Suspension of Highly Toxic Pesticide
09/13/2016
Farm workers gather to celebrate Gov. Brown signing overtime into law
09/13/2016
Overtime bill a precedent. Victory for farm workers
08/30/2016
Press Release from Asm. Gonzalez: Farmworker Overtime Bill Heads to Governor
08/29/2016
Hundreds of farm workers return to state Capitol for a vote on overtime pay
08/25/2016
250-plus farm workers from broad array of crops in every major Calif. ag region give up a day’s wages to lobby for overtime pay after eight hours
08/16/2016
Legislators and Faith Leaders Lead 24-Hour Fast for Farmworker Overtime
08/03/2016
Tom Steyer joins UFW to distribute water bottles to farm workers
08/02/2016
U.S. ambassador joins UFW president, Nicaraguan coffee farm owners to learn how union-company collaboration is raising worker wages by 50% in five years
08/01/2016
UFW will ‘sound the alarm’ on suspected heat deaths of farm workers in Kern County area
07/20/2016
Workers protest their firing by vineyard because they asked for a pay raise
07/01/2016
Senate Committee Approves Farmworker Overtime Bill (Calif.)
06/30/2016
State prosecutors hit Gerawan with fresh complaint
06/29/2016
Tom Steyer joins farm workers, UFW’s Rodriguez, Bishop Soto by raising alarm over 100°-plus temps in summer harvest seasons
06/23/2016
UFW: U.S. high court’s deadlocked ruling over immigration will return to a full panel; ‘we will never forget’ politicians who caused needless suffering