WHEREAS, the SEIU Local 1000 represents over 90,000 state workers, and these hardworking individuals deserve a contract that reflects the important work they do every day to keep California moving forward; and
WHEREAS, state workers in California play a critical role in the functioning of our state and are essential to the success of California’s economy, which is the world’s fourth largest; and
WHEREAS, 65% of state workers are people of color and women, and their contributions to California must be acknowledged and valued by attaining a good contract from the state;
THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, that the Riverside County Democratic Party expresses its strong support for the state workers represented by SEIU Local 1000 in their efforts to secure a fair contract that recognizes their important contributions to our state; and
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the Riverside County Democratic Party calls on the state government to prioritize the needs and well-being of state workers and to work towards a contract that fairly compensates these essential employees for their hard work and dedication.
Author(s): Colleen Wallace, AD-47
Sponsor(s): Riverside County Democratic Party, San Bernardino County Democratic Party, San Diego County Democratic Party, Los Angeles County Democratic Party, Greater Ontario Democratic Club, Chino Valley Democratic Club, Democratic Club of Claremont, Tri-Counties Democratic Club