Kent-Ionia Central Labor Council, AFL-CIO

Growing and strengthening west Michigan's middle class

Labor stands united against Betsy DeVos for Secretary of Education

GRAND RAPIDS January 30, 2017– As the Senate prepares to vote on the nomination of Betsy DeVos for the position of Secretary of Education, labor leaders from across the state of … Continue reading

January 30, 2017

KICLC’s top stories of 2015– Part I

GRAND RAPIDS December 23, 2015– As the world gets ready to shut the books on 2015 later this month, top ten lists and year-in-review stories are all around us. So … Continue reading

December 23, 2015

Pay Equity Day hits the floor of the Michigan legislature

LANSING April 15, 2015– If you were anywhere on Facebook or Twitter yesterday, you probably saw #EqualPayDay trending, and stories being posted about our nation’s gender gap when it comes to … Continue reading

April 15, 2015

Sen. Gary Peters meets with west Michigan labor leaders, discusses priorities

GRAND RAPIDS February 20, 2015– Sen. Gary Peters visited the Kent-Ionia Labor Center on Tuesday to pledge his support to Michigan’s labor community, and to open up a discussion with … Continue reading

February 20, 2015

Kent-Ionia Labor stands strongly opposed to Fast Track legislation

GRAND RAPIDS February 19, 2015– Federal legislators have introduced a bill that is bad for democracy and bad for America. The Fast Track legislation (S. 1900 and H.R. 3830), introduced … Continue reading

February 19, 2015

Gary Peters sworn in as Michigan’s junior senator

WASHINGTON DC January 7, 2015– For the first time in 14 years, Michigan has a new senator in Washington. And for the first time in 35 years, Carl Levin isn’t … Continue reading

January 7, 2015

Kent-Ionia Labor Council

The Kent-Ionia Labor Council, AFL-CIO is a coalition of west Michigan labor unions in Kent and Ionia Counties, based in Grand Rapids.

Address, phone, email

918 Benjamin NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503