Longtime Teamsters 639 President Thomas Ratliff heads up this year's Evening with Labor award-winners, earning the JC Turner Award for Outstanding Trades Unionist of the Year. Ratliff has continued Local 639's tradition of active organizing, hard bargaining and fights to the finish for his members. Other awardees include COPE Award winners Roxana Mejia (Painters District 51) and Larry Greenhill Sr. (IBEW 26); Organizing Award winners Painters District 51 and LiUNA Mid-Atlantic; Golden Picket Sign Award winners CWA 32035-Washington-Baltimore Newspaper Guild and OPEIU 2; Outstanding Ally Award winner DC Jobs with Justice; and Thomas M. Bradley Community Services Award winner OPEIU 2/AFGE Community Services Committee. The awards will be held this Saturday, March 14th. Tickets are still available: contact [email protected].
DC LABORFest 2021