Oregon unions face challenges

Oregon unions face challenges

In Oregon, union membership accounts for almost 16% of workers in the state, at 240,000 people. Nationwide, union memberships are 11.3% of workers.

Oregon union leaders said their members face major challenges in fighting for higher wages and benefits in a recovering economy.

Union leaders said a big focus now has been working to bring back the middle class and showing strength in numbers.

Read more at KGW.