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Geoconda Argüello-Kline

Geoconda Argüello-Kline

Geoconda Argüello-Kline serves as the Secretary-Treasurer for the Culinary Workers Union, Local 226.

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Nevada Legislature, protect homeowners from HOAs

By: - April 5, 2021

In 2007, the Culinary Union won a new benefit for union members during contract negotiations – the Culinary and Bartenders Housing Fund.  In the 14 years since the benefit was established, the Housing Fund has helped over 1,700 Culinary Union members buy their first homes and has provided more than $12.5 million in down payment […]

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Mass evictions: The difference between the next Great Depression or the next recovery

By: and - December 17, 2020

For months the most vulnerable families in Nevada have been going to bed anxious and waking up scared. Millions of Americans are unemployed, running out of savings, and are at risk of being evicted in the next few weeks. If something isn’t done soon it’s about to get much worse for working families. On December […]

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Two questions for the Mayor… 

By: - April 29, 2020

Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman’s statements in a CNN interview with Anderson Cooper recently are a threat – not only to our health and safety, but to our economic future.  The interview raised many questions, but two stand out… Mayor Goodman expressed the sentiment that 150 deaths in Las Vegas are insufficient to stop partying […]