Indiana

After the Supreme Court Gutted Public Sector Workers from Having Power, Hospital Workers Fight Back!

After the Supreme Court Ruled in Favor of the Right-Wing Billionaires’ Case, “Janus vs. AFSCME”, to Gut Public Sector Workers from Having Power, Hospital Workers Recommit to Our Union and Pledge to Fight for All Working Families! Scroll below to …

Methodist Hospital Update: Workers ‘March on the Boss’ and Deliver Open Letter to Management Calling for a Fair Contract!

On Thursday, June 28th, the day before our next bargaining session, Methodist Hospital workers marched on the boss to deliver an “open letter” to management calling for a fair contract that respects the hard work, service and commitment of our …

SEIU HCIIMK Wins: Why It’s Important to Recommit To Your Union

SEIU Healthcare members have racked up many wins. We’re not satisfied and we are determined to win many more.  That’s why it’s more important than ever to recommit to your union. Take a look back at these victories & click …

SEIU Healthcare Statement on Janus Case: “Workers Will Not be Deterred”

Union members vow to fight right wing, corporate led effort to drive down wages and strip workers from having a voice in the workplace Greg Kelley, president of SEIU Healthcare Illinois Indiana Missouri & Kansas, released the following statement regarding …

Take the “Union Challenge!’

Powerful billionaires are using the Supreme Court case Janus v. AFSCME to further rig the economy against working families. We won’t let any court case stand in the way of our fight for the good union jobs our families, communities, …

Success at Methodist Hospitals: Marches On the Boss at Northlake & Southlake Campuses Show Members’ Strength Fighting for Better Staffing!

(January 25th, 2018, Gary Indiana) — Food service workers at Methodist Hospitals’ two campuses, said ‘enough is enough’ with low staffing. After coordinated staff actions, management was forced to hold a labor management meeting to address short staffing and made …

SEIU Healthcare Year Beginning Membership Meetings are Around the Corner!

Lead, Fight, Win! All SEIU Healthcare members are invited to join us at the meeting happening in your area where we will discuss opportunities, challenges, and fights ahead in 2018. Now is the time to get excited and focused on …

In Northwest Indiana, Franciscan Alliance Stalls With Acquiring Methodist Hospital

Workers at Methodist Hospitals continue to closely monitor the potential merger with Franciscan Alliance Healthcare System. Hospital workers at both Gary and Merrillville campuses are concerned about the impact the merger will have on our patients, communities, families, jobs, and …

Indiana members take a stand at Labor Day Rally

With Indiana’s minimum wage at $7.25 and being a right to work (for less) state, Terra said she stands with the demand to raise the minimum wage to $15 and expand union rights. “I had a great experience,” said Terra, …

Video: Health Systems & Hospital Leaders Honored at 2017 Leadership Assembly!

(October 7th, 2017) — SEIU Healthcare Illinois and Indiana hospital leaders joined workers and activists from home healthcare, nursing homes and child care as part of the Union’s annual “Leadership Assembly” held this year at the Chicago Teacher’s Union office. …

BREAKING: Trump’s Racist DACA Decision Requires Leadership; Rauner Has Shown None

40,000 in Illinois At Risk CHICAGO–Following is the statement of SEIU Healthcare Illinois President Greg Kelley in response to the Trump administration decision to suspend the DACA program:  “Our hearts go out to the 40,000 immigrants in Illinois who have …

SEIU Healthcare Endorses Keith Ellison for Chair of Democratic National Committee

The following statement is by Keith Kelleher, President of SEIU Healthcare Illinois Indiana Missouri Kansas: On behalf of SEIU Healthcare Illinois Indiana Missouri Kansas, I give my unqualified and enthusiastic support for Keith Ellison as the next chair of the …

INDIANA ELECTION CENTER

Endorsed Candidates President: Hillary Clinton (D) Governor: John Gregg (D) We encourage our members to look to the Indiana AFL-CIO endorsements for guidance in other races, including U.S. Senate, state legislative districts, and State Superintendent of Schools.   Indiana Voter …

Hoosiers Rally to Get Out the Vote and Raise the Wage

Gubernatorial Candidate John Gregg Addresses Crowd Concerned with Lost Jobs, Low Wages, and Attacks on Union Rights GARY—Fed up with a minimum wage of just $7.25/hour and corporate attacks on local jobs and union rights, scores of Hoosiers rallied on …

In Holcomb, A Recipe to Continue Pence Failure for Working Families

    INDIANAPOLIS-News is breaking that the Indiana Republican State Central Committee has chosen Lt. Gov. Eric Holcomb to be the party’s nominee to replace Mike Pence, who has joined Donald Trump’s ticket. Following is the response of Yin Kyi, …

Pence’s Divisive Record Fits Him Perfectly to Trump Campaign of Hatred

Multiple sources are reporting that Donald Trump will be announcing Indiana Republican Gov. Mike Pence as his running mate Friday. Following is the response of Yin Min Kyi, Indiana director for SEIU Healthcare Indiana, the union that represents thousands of …

Hoosiers to Rally to Raise the Wage

At Statehouse and Across the State, Working Families and Community Allies Call Upon Governor Pence to Take Executive Action to Raise Wages for Struggling Workers, Including 37% of low-income Hoosiers. Responding to raising prices and stagnant Indiana wages, Hoosier working families …

Members Only: SEIU Scholarship Opportunities!

Fulfill your college goals with the SEIU Scholarship Program 2015-16 SEIU has a long and proud history of helping union members pursue their dreams through higher education. We offer scholarship opportunities to support studies in areas incuding the arts, social …

SEIU Responds to the Grand Jury Decision in Ferguson, Missouri

Sign the Petition to DOJ: Prioritize Investigation Into Killing of Michael Brown Statement of SEIU President Mary Kay Henry On the Grand Jury Decision inFerguson, Missouri For Immediate Release: November 24, 2014 Following the grand jury’s decision today to not …

IN Members Host Town Hall Highlighting Need for Higher Minimum Wage

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: OCTOBER 30, 2014 CONTACT: Kaitlin DeCero, Kaitlin.decero@seiuhcil.org Hammond Town Hall Meeting Highlights Need for Higher Minimum Wage (Hammond, IN) – On Thursday night at the Jean Shephard Center in Hammond, local low-wage workers, elected officials, faith leaders, …